Production Operations Technician - 3rd Shift

Requisition ID:  22953
Job Location(s): 

Ames, IA, US

Job Description

 

At Danfoss we build high quality, state of the art hydraulic pumps and motors to achieve more with less to power agricultural and construction machinery. We engineer impact where it counts, from the farms that feed to the modern city. Danfoss in Ames has an opening for a 3rd shift Production Operations Technician. The hours for this position are Sunday - Thursday 10:00 pm – 6:00 am with the potential for overtime.

 

**This position is eligible for a $1,000 sign-on bonus**

 

Production Operations Technician (POT) encompass the job functions required to coordinate parts, assemble, test, paint, package, and ship company products.  POTs perform a variety of manufacturing tasks that generally include assembling, operating manual and automatic equipment, setting up machines, testing, and dismantling unit assemblies and complex sub-assembly workstations according to appropriate work process instructions. POTs are expected to rotate among all stations within each assembly cell to perform repetitive work at a consistent pace to meet Danfoss’ customer demands.

 

 

Employees are eligible for benefits on the first day of employment which include medical, dental, vision, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, annual bonus program, paid parental leave for birthing and non-birthing parents, a great working environment including 100% climate-controlled facility and much more! Danfoss offers 3 weeks paid PTO accrued over each bi-weekly paycheck plus 13 paid holidays including annual paid shutdown week between Christmas and New Year’s. We pride ourselves on growing our human potential and encourage career growth within our facilities.

 

Job Responsibilities

 

  • Job responsibilities encompass the job functions required to coordinate parts, assemble, test, paint, package, and ship company products  
  • Performs a variety of manufacturing tasks that generally include assembling, operating manual, and automatic equipment, setting up machines, testing, and dismantling unit assemblies and complex sub-assembly workstations according to appropriate work process instructions
  • The employee is expected to rotate among all stations within each assembly cell performing repetitive work at a consistent pace to meet customer demands
  • Must have working knowledge and ability to repair final unit assemblies and complex subassemblies
  • The position will interact with co-workers in the same assembly cell or sub-assembly cell
  • The position will interact with a Team Coordinator which is the subject matter expert on the assembly line
  • The position will take instruction for the Production Facilitator and Production Team

Background & Skills

 

Required Qualifications:

 

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Basic writing skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • One to three months of related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

 

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

“Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship”

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


Nearest Major Market: Ames
Nearest Secondary Market: Des Moines