Industrial Technician

Volvo Group Plattsburgh , NY 12903

Posted 2 months ago

Brief Job Description:

  • Performs process mapping studies;

  • Measures work via time study or alternative method;

  • Contributes to operational optimization and process design with engineering;

  • Writes and updates required production documentation;

  • Perform Risk Assessments and lead any resulting corrective actions;

  • Assists the Manufacturing or Industrial Engineers;

  • Identifies root causes of assembly issues, calling upon the necessary resources;

  • Uses problem-solving methods when required by complex problems;

  • Consults with Industrial Engineers on the best option to implement;

  • Implements solutions, and ensures follow-up;

  • When problem solving, writes required documentation (AVT, procedures, work instructions) to clarify and simplify production assembly work as required;

  • Communicates the solutions to the concerned departments and coordinates the various departmental interventions, as required;

  • Writes action plans when required and ensures follow-up;

  • Carries out the required personnel training to explain the final solution and to facilitate learning;

  • Manages assigned projects according to identified priorities;

  • Identifies critical part locations and optimizes material handling equipment;

  • Participates in or carries out various projects or performs work as requested by the supervisor.

  • Support and participate in continuous improvement efforts


  • College diploma in industrial technology or engineering with 2+ years of relevant experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • In lieu of a college diploma, we will consider substantial relevant experience.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Knowledge of manufacturability concepts and criteria;

  • Knowledge of process mapping and work measurement;

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and project management software (i.e. Autocad);

  • Ability to work well under pressure, autonomous, analytical mind and sound judgment

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