Process Technician (2nd shift
Garmin - Olathe, KS

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In operations, we literally do it all…in-house. We are looking for skilled, energetic individuals who want to join our quality, international shipping, manufacturing, office services, planning, purchasing, receiving, returns and warehouse teams. These associates do everything from delivering packages and purchasing supplies to assembling aviation panel mounts and ensuring our large shipments of goods are exported according to applicable international laws. Together, they proactively support associates and customers alike. If you’re ready to work – and have fun, too – come, help us put the pieces together!

The secret to success is in the process, at least for these technicians. Our process technicians not only direct and coordinate manufacturing processes in the factory, but they also improve production methods – layout, tooling/product equipment, material, fabrication, etc. Their ultimate goal: to continually improve products, processes and personnel. If you are ready to implement processes to keep us ahead of the competition, we’re ready for you to come on board.

We are looking for a full time Process Technician for our headquarters in Olathe, Kansas.

In this role, you’ll assist Process Engineers with tooling, process, and procedure design, write rework shop order work instructions and routings, and update and maintain work instructions, and implement Engineering Change Orders. You’ll be the owner of special projects, if assigned, and coordinate and/or perform preventive maintenance on production equipment.

Other key responsibilities include:
Apply statistical methods to analyze product or process performance

Design and construct production tools, jigs, and fixtures

Train production staff

Control expenditures within limitations of project budget

Design processes and tooling utilizing knowledge of engineering principles

Prepare recommendations for reorganization of workcells and job duties to increase efficiency and eliminate excess processing steps and labor costs

Prepare reports as assigned and present reports to peers and managerial personnel

Compliance with HRD-003 (Garmin’s Attendance Policy)


A High school diploma or GED and a minimum of 5 years manufacturing experience is required. Qualified candidates will demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills plus superior organizational and analytical skills with keen attention to detail and quality. Demonstrated proficiency using Microsoft Word and Excel is also a must.

Candidates with an Associates Degree in Electronics, Industrial, or Manufacturing Technology or a substantially related field, and/or previous experience with automated assembly and testing equipment, (CAD) applications, and/or electronics soldering experience are preferred.

At Garmin, we like to laugh, have fun and work hard. It comes easily when you work on cool products with hard-working individuals who share the same passion. We offer numerous opportunities to get involved – kickball anyone? – and believe strongly in a work-life balance so your creativity can flow.

Garmin offers one of the most comprehensive compensation and benefit plans around. We offer extensive health care coverage with little to no contributions, depending on the plan. Plus, we offer company-paid dental insurance, stock options, a 401k plan, a pension plan….trust us, it doesn’t get much better than this. Unless of course, you want to talk table tennis, fitness spaces, product discounts….come on, what are you waiting for? Apply today.




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