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The Raymond Corporation Manufacturing Engineering Technician Specialist, Tooling Maintenance - Muscatine, IA in Muscatine, Iowa

Manufacturing Engineering Technician Specialist, Tooling Maintenance

About our company:

The Raymond Corporation is a member of the Toyota Industries family of companies. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, innovation and growth. Our Associates are the foundation of our continued success. If you’re innovative and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision and grow with us.

About our team:

The Raymond Manufacturing Engineering team is a group of highly motivated and driven individuals that focus on manufacturing opportunities. We obtain data to provide an understanding of the current state so we can provide a utilizing the collected data to analyze opportunities to provide world class solutions.

About the position:

We are looking for a Manufacturing Engineering Technician Specialist to construct, assemble, and repair tooling throughout the plant and assist in other duties as needed.

  • Work on assignments that are complex in nature where considerable judgment and initiative are required in resolving problems and making recommendations.
  • Ability to read complicated drawings and utilize mathematics, handbook formulas, and a variety of precision testing and measuring instruments.
  • Will inspect equipment and perform routine preventive maintenance work.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting technical drawings and blueprints with a strong understanding of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) principles.
  • Works from schematics, blueprints, and verbal instruction.
  • Directs projects or leads task teams.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work well in a team environment.
  • May be required to work in complex work cells, and train employees within field of expertise.
  • Analyzes processes in respective area and recommend, implement improvements in quality and productivity.
  • Performs a wide variety of complex tasks such as testing, adjusting, set-up and problem solving on complete functional units, complicated assemblies/weldments or machined parts.
  • May assist in the installation and set-up of instruments and equipment.
  • May operate electronic equipment and conduct sampling with the current line of instrumentation.
  • Ability to operate industrial metalworking machinery and tools safely and effectively.
  • May maintain records pertinent to special sampling projects performed in conjunction with governmental agencies and private institutions.

About the schedule:

This position is 1st shift and hours will be 5:00am – 1:30pm.

Note: This position may require occasional overtime hours to accommodate project demands or urgent fabrication needs.

About the work environment:

Works in a factory setting. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required in accordance with Company policy. For forklift operation, required to obtain and maintain Forklift Driver Certification through the Company and operate the forklift in a safe manner. Required to stand for long periods of time and manually lift/move/manipulate parts up to 50 pounds or use cranes/hoists to move heavier materials. Temperatures may be extreme; elevated in the summer, cold in the winter. Needs to be able to cope with stressors and demands that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable and defined levels of performance are maintained.

About you:

  • Two year technical degree (or equivalent) with a specialized knowledge of math and physics or an engineering discipline.
  • Requires a minimum of 5 to 10 years of experience in respective field of expertise and working knowledge of variety of manufacturing processes.

About the total compensation package:

Salary – Salaries ranging from $26.31- $33.95 per hour depending on experience.

Benefits – We recognize the value of a comprehensive benefits program for our employees and work tirelessly to make sure our package meets the needs of our employees and their families. Eligible employees can elect and participate in a variety of benefits including:

  • Medical and Rx Plan options
  • Dental and Vision Plan options
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) for medical and dependent care
  • Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Accident, Critical Illness, and Indemnity Insurance
  • ID Theft Protection
  • Comprehensive 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Profit Sharing Plan based on annual profitability
  • Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Vacation, Sick, & Volunteer Time
  • Company Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Aid Program