is an on-site partner and tier one supplier for Mazda Toyota
is seeking applicants for a Welding Maintenance Group Lead
at their facility in Huntsville, Alabama. YKTA is a joint venture of
three successful automotive supplier companies- Y-Tec, Keylex, and
Toyotetsu. YKTA products provide structural safety for the vehicle
and important functional parts that must operate as designed.
LEAD, WELDING MAINTENANCE
activities of team members to ensure smooth and efficient
manufacturing operations while promoting a team environment and
improving all methods.
strong team member relations and support people development through
coaching and mentoring with a focus on teamwork.
closely with Japanese advisors from parent companies.
ability to lead safety and quality initiatives and support kaizen
alignment of department activities to support company business plan.
improvement strategies related to KPI achievement and translate those
strategies into action plans for floor management systems.
programs are maintained, the department maintains compliance with
standards, and the appropriate training is effectively given to all
and manage team member development plans.
assistance to team members in solving work-related problems.
the issue and consult Manager and/or Human Resources as needed to
determine the most effective resolution.
new equipment installation, setup, and on- going maintenance.
and problem solve to eliminate chronic downtime issues.
activity to improve operational efficiency.
maintenance cost evaluation and reduction activities.
and repair electrical apparatus, such as transformers and wiring,
& electrical & electronic components of machinery &
and maintain physical structure of facility.
program, or repair automated machinery and equipment.
attendance is required.
to work a shift rotation and overtime as needed.
manual lifting of parts or containers up to 33 lbs.
be flexible to work in all areas and in your department regardless
of duties listed above in order to accomplish YKTA Goals and
Note: Work is conducted in an industrial office/ plant
setting. Frequent movement throughout an industrial plant
environment being exposed to high noise levels and equipment
normally used in stamping / welding/ Ecoat environments.
associate degree in related field or equivalent work experience or
training in a highly automated manufacturing environment
in manufacturing maintenance leadership position
with Fanuc/Yaskawa robots, Omron PLC
to pass mechanical/electrical aptitude pre-employment test if required
computer and software skills
programming ability is a plus
provides a comprehensive and affordable benefits package for our team
Equal Opportunity Employer
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