Production Mechanic

BIC Corporation
Mar 06, 2018
Apr 03, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Production Mechanic

+ Milford, CT

+ Full-time

**Company Description**

BIC? products are known and appreciated all over the world for their quality, their affordability and ease of use. The ballpoint pen, the pocket lighter, the one-piece shaver are all part of the daily lives of millions of consumers. These products make BIC? one of the best known international brands, present in 3.2 million retail outlets, in more than 160 countries. As we explore the tremendous opportunities ahead, we have a need for dedicated and dynamic employees to help build our team. With a strong commitment to encouraging future and current team members to ?Unlock the Best You!? the BIC People Promise reinforces the principle that people are at the heart of its business success. BIC is committed to its team members and to the promise of helping them unlock their full potential.

**Job Description**

**Primary Job Responsibilities:**

+ Set-up, run, maintains and repairs machines and equipment.

+ Troubleshoot machine issues. Evaluate issues as it relates to production; perform repairs to maximize quality, safety, and efficiency in the department.

+ Maintain specific equipment in department(s). Investigate and track machine issues.

+ Organize work to facilitate completion of scheduled maintenance programs. Correct outstanding machine issues, while maximizing machine efficiencies.

+ Implement continuous improvement modifications and changes required to standardize machine set-up.

+ Attend shift turnover meetings and communicate all necessary information to maximize opportunities in the department.

**Interpersonal Skills**


+ ?Team Player - Able to work effectively with all members of the ream, i.e. Electricians, Operators, Plant Floaters, Technicians, Management, etc to solve problem and pursue continuous improvement opportunities

+ Flexibility / Adaptability ? Able to work effectively in an environment where priorities, work assignments, and hours worked may change periodically.

+ Initiative ? Originate new ideas or methods to continue to enhance quality, safety, and efficiency in department(s).


+ Must successfully pass the Mechanical Standard Timing Model (Minimizer) Test.

+ This exam evaluates mechanical aptitude in writing and on machines.

+ Employees must successfully complete a 120 calendar day probationary period. During this period the employee is required to pass the Column Bracket and Spindle Shaft (Block & Shaft) Test, which indicates whether the candidate can safely and effectively use common tool room equipment

+ Vocational Technical School graduate or trade / military equivalent.

+ 5+ years of trade experience in a manufacturing environment.

Candidate will train on the first shift for the first several months. At the end of the training period, the candidate may be assigned to second or third shift.

**Additional Information**

Your application for this position does not guarantee an offer. The skills and experience required for this job will determine the success of your application.

BIC is an equal opportunity employer and committed to recruiting, developing and maintaining a diverse workforce in compliance with all applicable Human Rights legislation. The Company will endeavor to make reasonable accommodations up to the point of undue hardship, for disabilities made known to it by its employees and applicants.