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  • Production Engineer Technician

    Posted: 01/29/2024

    At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

    Basic Info
    Location: 
    South Boston, Virginia, United States of America
    Job Type: Full time
    Experience: Experienced
    Job Function: Engineering & Science
    Contract: Regular
    Publication date: 2023-09-25
    Reference number: R0032289

    General Information:
    Process Engineering Technician consists of the support of South Boston Manufacturing and the development of procedures and processes to be used by various groups such as assembly associates, process engineering test, HSE, and quality.

    Your Responsibilities:

    • Support with the development and sustainment of Activity-Based Risk Assessments, Work Instructions, Standard Work documentation, and Process Control Plans.
    • Participate in kaizen events to improve Safety, Quality, Delivery, Inventory, and Cost measures for the Focus Factory. Active participation of supporting a clean, neat and organized work place.
    • Support with lean conversion of the Focus Factory value stream including, 5S and Visual Management, Rapid Problem Solving, SMED, Autonomous Maintenance, Training and Development.
    • Support assembly process with day-to-day needs (tooling, fixturing and jigs).
    • Key supporter of machine up-time and preventive maintenance activities for the Focus Factory
    • Use computers and selected programs to perform various engineering operations, conduct analyses and provide related data and information. Compile and assimilate data from various sources, conduct relatively routine operations and tests, prepare reports and develop graphics for presentations.
    • Troubleshoot and resolve routine problems and assist in resolving more complex issues.
    • Living Hitachi Energy's core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.
    Complexity of Tasks: Assignments require application of standard engineering concepts, familiarization with related computer programs, and general understanding of the group's operations in order to provide effective engineering support. Requires ability to communicate effectively and resolve routine problems. Active participation in continuous improvement activities and kaizen events.

    Your Background:
    • Associate degree in engineering or related field and up to 5 years of experience; alternatively, a special combination of education and experience and/or demonstrated accomplishments.
    • Candidate must already have work authorization that would permit them to work for Hitachi Energy in the United States.
    APPLY HERE: https://www.hitachienergy.com/us/en/careers/open-jobs/details/JID3-48088