Jun 03, 2019

Shift Technician

$17.00 - $24.00 hourly
  • Allflex USA, Inc.
  • 2805 East 14th Street, Irving, TX, USA
Full-Time Agriculture Manufacturing

Job Description

 

AN INNOVATIVE COMPANY IN EMERGING DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY FOR LIVESTOCK.

Are you passionate about animal health and well-being, the environment and emerging digital technology?

Allflex Livestock Intelligence, an Antelliq Company, is now part of MSD Animal Health. Allflex has offices in more than 50 countries and our products are marketed in some 150 markets around the world.

We are currently looking for energetic and highly-motivated professionals for the following positions in our North America business:

SHIFT TECHNICIAN

 

Allflex Livestock Intelligence is the world leader in the design, development, manufacturing and delivery of solutions for animal identification, monitoring and traceability. Our solutions empower farmers to act in a timely manner, to safeguard their animals’ health, while achieving optimal production outcomes for a healthy food supply.

We are at the forefront of providing transformative solutions to our customers through electronic and visual identification solutions. Each year, over half a billion farm animals are identified using our technology.

The power of our company relies on superior science and technological innovation and our extensive suite of digitally connected animal health products. Our applied technology in our Allflex brands allows access to real-time actionable data and insights to help, improve or enhance animal management and health outcomes.

The increased use of digital technology in our industry is driven by the growing demand for protein, food traceability and food safety, ensuring a sustainable supply of quality food and protecting public health.

Driven by a continuing commitment for research and development, we aim to set new industry standards in veterinary medicine for products and solutions that improve the health and well-being of animals and the people who take care of them.

It is our way of connecting animals and people for a smarter future. We work for what matters.

Allflex has a common set of core values:

  • A promise to conduct our business with integrity, meeting the highest ethical standards.
  • A dedication to improving animal health and well-being and access to health.
  • A deeply held belief in the value of innovation, diversity and teamwork.

To connect with us, please send your resume to lterrazas@allflexusa.com

 

MSD Animal Health, a leading animal health biopharmaceutical company, which is a trusted global leader in veterinary medicine, dedicated to the health and well-being of animals and committed to the customers we serve and support. That commitment begins with the dedication of our diverse group of employees — a global team of skilled professionals working together to make a positive difference in animal care and the world’s food supply. Through its commitment to the Science of Healthier Animals®, we offer veterinarians, farmers, pet owners and governments one of the widest ranges of veterinary pharmaceuticals, vaccines and health management solutions and services as well as an extensive suite of digitally connected identification, traceability and monitoring products. We are dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals and the people who care for them. For more information, visit www.msd-animal-health.com/ or connect with us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

                                                                                               

 

*This position will be training on 1st shift, once the Technician is ready will be move to 3rd shift*

 

 

 

Job Title: 3rd Shift Technician

 

Department: Laser

 

Reports to: Production Manager

 

Overall Responsibilities:

Repair and maintain all production equipment in Laser Production Room. Create and maintain files and drawings needed for Laser Production. Work with Supervisor to keep production running.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

 

  • Troubleshoot, maintain and repair all production equipment in Laser Room including: Lasers, Ink machines, bag sealers, and conveyors.

 

  • Assist and maintain marking books and sku’s using Allflex’s custom Software.

 

  • Create and maintain all Laser marking files, and Ink marking files, and keep all files running as efficiently as possible.

 

  • Interaction Between: Material Handlers, QC Inspectors, Laser Operators, Customer Service, Machine manufacturer or Manufacturer Technical Support, and Parts Suppliers

 

 

 

Qualifications:

  • Associates in Laser Electro-Optics Technology, Associate in Electronics/Mechanics or 5+ years of experience working with electro-mechanical equipment in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of/experience with YAG lasers
  • PLC experience a plus
  • Ability to identify and troubleshoot current or future equipment issues
  • Able to work well in a fast paced manufacturing environment with minimal supervision
  • Must be task driven and preventive maintenance focused
  • Must be willing to accept responsibility for assigned project
  • Must have at least intermediate PC Skills (Windows, excel, access, networking)
  • Proficient in reading and understanding the English language
  • Ability to lift and handle up to 50 lbs
  • Quality consciousness
  • Aptitude for neatness and orderliness
  • Fast learner and worker
  • Pay attention to detail
  • Positive attitude and thinker
  • Flexibility in a changing work environment
  • Safety conscious
  • Stable and punctual in job attendance
  • Willing to work overtime, when required 
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The position is based in Dallas, TX and offers a competitive compensation package with excellent benefits such as vacation, personal time, 401 (K), life and health insurance.

 

“All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”

 

Occupations

Electrical-Electronics Engineering  

States

TX  

Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

Job Requirements

  • Associates in Laser Electro-Optics Technology, Associate in Electronics/Mechanics or 5+ years of experience working with electro-mechanical equipment in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of/experience with YAG lasers
  • PLC experience a plus
  • Ability to identify and troubleshoot current or future equipment issues

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