Manufacturing Technician (3-6 months contract)
Proofpoint - Sunnyvale, CA

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Like to make a difference? Like to be in the center of it all? Proofpoint is dynamic and growing public company with an exciting future. Proofpoint, Inc. is looking for a temporary Manufacturing Technician at its Headquarters in Sunnyvale, CA.

Hours per week: approximately 30 hours / week, possible overtime at quarter end.

Responsibilities include:
  • Track inbound and outbound inventory and inventory transactions
  • Follow documented procedures for testing hardware and installing software
  • Ship product as indicated in sales orders
  • Alert Managers to problems
  • Any other tasks as directed by Manager

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications - user level
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows - user level
  • Working knowledge of ERP programs at the user level, Great Plains specific knowledge a plus
  • Experience and familiarity of export procedures and international shipping
  • Experience with basic shipping and receiving processes
  • Familiarity with hardware troubleshooting processes and best practices
  • Working knowledge of Linux - user level, is a plus, but not required
  • Ability to follow processes and procedures
  • Willing to learn
  • Flexible
  • Team player
  • Ability to think critically
  • Creative thinker
  • Ability to handle change
  • Understanding of basic safety procedures.
  • Willingness to keep records up to date and accurate.
  • Good communications skills.
  • Organized.
  • Detail orientated

Physical requirements:
  • Able to lift and carry large boxes weighing up to 80 lbs