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3rd Shift Process Technician

Escanaba, MI
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Job Description
Process Technician
Assembly: Escanaba, MI
3rd Shift

Assist in implementing manufacturing processes; ensure policies and procedures are followed by all EMP employees on the floor.


Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Read blueprints, tooling instructions and standard charts for specifications such as dimensions, tolerances and tooling instructions for holding fixtures, cutting speeds, feed rates and proper tooling.
  • Set up and verify tooling for production jobs. Deliver to work cells and collect tooling from previous jobs.
  • Ensure fixtures are in good working condition.
  • Coordinate with tool crib supervisor for repair or re-sharpening of tools.
  • Responsible for tool usage sheets and uploading/downloading of programs (coordinate with engineering personnel).
  • Document and report to quality and engineering departments any deviation in process, change in tooling and/or any machine override variance from 100%.
  • Follow up on quality watches to ensure the frequency of checks has been increased for any dimension related to a process change that may take place.
  • Provide time studies and feed back to proper engineering personnel.
  • Setup and operate machining equipment as needed.
  • Work with engineering in the development of prototype parts.
  • Work with operator to improve on setup/machining skills. Understand safety requirements.
  • Routine inspection of work cells, including but not limited to, tagged baskets, organization, quality of parts, efficiency of operator and address any issues/concerns the operator(s) may have.
  • Communicate with engineering department regarding chronic production problems.
  • Look at ways to reduce cost and improve production

Language Skills 

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.


Two-year certificate, AA/AS and/or three years related experience and/or training in programming; or 2 years of engineering education and/or experience.


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