Atkore International is an industry leader in the manufacture of galvanized steel tubes and pipes, electrical conduit, armored wire and cable, metal framing systems and building components; serving a wide range of construction, electrical, fire and security, mechanical and automotive applications.
Atkore is currently searching for a Process Technician for its Harvey, Illinois manufacturing facility. The Process Technician will be responsible for the control, operation and monitoring of chemical processes in the tube manufacturing operation. This position will report to the Paint and Process Supervisor.
· Monitors and controls chemical baths, reaction cells, and pumping systems
· Monitors and audits tube manufacturing process
· Transports and maintains inventories of hazardous chemicals
· Initiates and/or performs equipment repair, preventive maintenance, or modifications
· Interacts with paint and mill manufacturing groups
· Heads up or drives continuous improvement teams, TPM and IPM activities
· Associate's or Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline preferred
· Minimum of two years of related job experience or equivalent education and field experience in a manufacturing environment
· Strong knowledge of tools and mechanical systems
· Strong mechanical aptitude
· Ability to operate a forklift
· Knowledge of basic chemistry and/or chemical handling preferred
· Supervisory and leadership experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
· Lean manufacturing experience a plus
· Good written and verbal communication skills
· Computer literate in spreadsheets and Microsoft applications
· Ability to work independently and/or with little supervision in a team environment
Atkore International is a large and diverse company with substantial career growth opportunities that believes its employees are the foundation for investing in its future. Diversity and inclusion are keys to growing our business and providing a work environment that fosters contributions by all employees.
Atkore International is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Atkore International - 15 months ago