• Advanced Operator - BMW line 2 - 1st and 2nd shift Jobs in United States Of America

  • GKN Driveline Ltd
  • United States Of America, Usa
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  • 0 - 3 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

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United States

Work Location



North Carolina

Advertising End Date

Not Specified

Job Type


About The Opportunity

Identify abnormalities and correct situations on line utilizing lean manufacturing problem solving skills and use countermeasures in order to eliminate waste and improve cost

Key Responsibilities

Act to meet Lines, Department and Plant goals

Participate to ensure 5S/TPM activities are carried out

Perform changeover and set up as required

Perform error proofing, generate ideas and aid in the development of team members

Identify methods to enhance and share team knowledge

Maintain DMR Area and Log book

Responsible for filling out and turning in pullsheets

Know how to master and calibrate all stations on the line

Minor routine maintenance tasks (troubleshooting)

Participate in team meetings

Promote a teamwork environment

Capable of making offsets on the line if needed

Perform pattern checks once a hisft, along with knowing how to read the pattern

Support team (active and constructive role)

Understand dept responsibilities and roles

Must rotate stations and lines

Help coordinate scheduled downtime and changeovers with Senior Operator & VSL

Identify shift priorities and resource constraints and communicate back to the Senior Operator

Verify expected throughput and PPH Countermeasures and react as necessary

Countermeasure and react to abnormalities that may results from supporting team members, observation from line(s)/cell(s) or equipment

Input information concerning problems in SAP

Address and escalate concerns that impact delivery to Senior Operator

Work from standardized work instructions and control plans

Perform and support Lock out/Tag out principles

Perform specific procedures on equipment safety in cell/line/dept/plant

Report safety issues

Wear personal protective equipment as well as assisting to ensure all team members

Understand and utilize all Cell/Station Quality documentation

Calibrate and Master gages and understand gaging qualification requirement

Verify and document error proofing per schedule

Report Quality issues promptly and assist in clean point creation

Keep station and fixtures/tools clean and organized at all times

Audit cells for 5S and other shift overlap standard work

Verify expected throughput and PPPH Countermeasure and react as necessary to achieve goals

Report on the status of line(s)/cell(s) as required by Value Stream Leader

Ensure issues affecting the teams are on the End of Line boards and that EOL board is up to date and accurate

Create and maintain a team atmosphere by setting the example, encouraging, and providing constructive feedback to team members

Encourage and set the example for standard work amongst team members

Help with improvements on NRFT

Understand Operational Equipment Efficiencies

Exposure to the PM process

General understanding of GR&R

Responsible for communicating when there is an issue affecting the Environment, Health, Safety or Quality to his / her respective Manager

About Us

GKN is a global engineering business We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the worlds leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do GKN operates three divisions GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries

GKN Aerospace is the worlds leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier With 55 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90 PERCENT of the worlds aircraft and engine manufacturers We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the worlds advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world

GKN is an equal opportunity employer

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Automobiles/Auto Component/Auto Ancillary, Manufacturing/Industrial
Functional Area : Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
Role : Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 18th Mar 2020

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