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Project Site Manager
Ref No.: 18-36133
Location: Bedford, Indiana
Position Type:Contract
Pay Rate : $ 25.38 /Year
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
Gage Technician
Support manufacturing operations and will report to Site Manager or Gage Engineer. Responsible for tracking and certifying all functional gauges used in the manufacturing plant and work closely with quality engineers, customers on gauge correlation studies.
  • Confirm functional gauge designs are consistent with company standards and performing gage R&R studies on new gauges.
  • Coordinate gage certification and approval and ensure plant personnel are trained on gaging techniques and measurements.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Overall usage and completeness of plant Gage Trak or applicable database. Interpret Engineering drawings and GD&T specifications.
  • Gage program modifications. Identify possible improvements to existing gages.
  • Create report to manage gage recertification.
  • Track repair history of gages.
  • Track costs associated with premature failures of non-calibrated gages.
  • Make recommendations on increase or decrease frequency of calibrations based on historical data.
  • Retrieve quotes for costs effectiveness of repairing gages.
  • Manage vendor relationships.
  • Complete layered audit of floor gages on a monthly basis.
  • Efficient repair of most mechanical and electronic gages.
  • Assist plant in trouble shooting any issues for the floor CMM's.
  • Assist the Plant Maintenance group in the repair and troubleshooting of gauges failing. Attend all required cross functional meetings.
  • Participate in Gage Recall and Certification tracking activities.
  • Provide excellent customer service to internal and external customer.
  • Report and document non-conformances, CARs and continuous improvements.
  • Maintains safety and good housekeeping standards for the site.
  • Make decisions within limits of general standards or procedures.
  • Report near misses and incidents to site manager and cooperate with investigations.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
  • Ability to work with little to no supervision.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to work well with others, exhibiting teamwork.
  • Good computer and systems knowledge.
  • Good interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in diagnostic skills
  • Demonstrated understanding of gaging methods and terminology.
  • Demonstrated understanding of mechanical drawings.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or equivalent required. 2 year degree in related field or equivalent experience preferred. Knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures. Microsoft Windows operation. Experience managing automotive industry vendors.