Tire Uniformity Technician

Continental Clinton , MS 39058

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

THE COMPANY

Continental Tire has been around for nearly 150 years, we've been changing the way the world moves while making it more safe, smart, sustainable and accessible to all. Our Clinton, MS, location is seeking a Tire Uniformity Technician to join our manufacturing team.

Are you ready to shape the future with us?

The Tire Uniformity Technician will ensure maintenance and continuous improvement of the quality of finished products with focus on Tire Uniformity, Imbalance and Geometry.

Core Responsibilities

  • Ensure the use of correct uniformity and geometry limits according to QM Central and OEM requirements.

  • Ensure that the correct tire markings (OE and Replacement) are applied based on the PoMS document and Customer Specific Requirements.

  • Participate in yield improvement activities by monitoring daily warehouse and TU/TG yields and trends.

  • Initiate shift trouble-shooting activities in case of major uniformity issues. Participate in corrective actions.

  • Participate in activities regarding customer satisfaction with regards to tire uniformity complaints and co-ordinate preparation of 8D reports, when required.

  • Ensure compliance to IATF 16949, legal, customer and internal requirements as required in his / her area.

  • Ensure implementation and adherence to Central QM policies and procedures concerning tire uniformity and tire geometry

  • Assist in plant procedures and work instructions regarding TU and TG testing

  • Assist in daily and monthly Yield reports

  • Ensure control tires are produced, tested, analyzed and actions are taken as necessary.

  • Ensure that daily/shift functionality tests are performed with the standard tires and corrective measures are performed where deviations are found.

  • Assure appropriate frequency and quality of vector separation (de-coupling) and optimization

  • Assist in annual Central QM cross check exercise (preparation, test activities, corrective actions).

WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY

  • Immediate Benefits

  • Paid Time Off

  • Employee Discounts

  • Annual Bonus

  • Employer 401(k) Match

  • And more benefits that come with working for a global industry leader!

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 1+ years of manufacturing experience

  • Ability to work in cross cultural settings

  • Ability work in a challenging start up environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Recent college graduate with Bachelor's degree in related field with relevant internship in manufacturing environment (classroom projects accepted in lieu of professional experience as a preferred requirement).

2-3 years working on team projects

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to stand for up to 12 hours a day

  • Ability to bend, climb, squat, crawl, reach and twist frequently.

  • Ability to lift 20-75 lbs. frequently and occasionally up to 100 lbs.

EEO Statement

EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Continental complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply. To be considered, you must apply for a specific position for which Continental has a current posted job opening. Qualifying applications will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which you apply. If you would like to be considered for additional or future job openings, we encourage you to reapply for other opportunities as they become available. Further, Continental provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to Careers@conti-na.com or contact US Recruiting at 248.209.7425. This telephone line and email address are reserved solely for job seekers with disabilities requesting accessibility assistance or an accommodation in the job application process. Please do not call about the status of your job application, if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or non-disability related technical issues, will not receive a call back.

About Continental

The Business Area Tires offers the perfect tires for a wide range of different applications - from cars, trucks and buses to special vehicles, bicycles and motorcycles. Through continuous investment in Research & Development, Continental makes a major contribution to safe, cost-effective and ecologically efficient mobility. The portfolio of the Business Area Tires includes services for the tire trade and for fleet applications, as well as digital management systems for tires.

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