Setup Technician Lead - Trainee
At a glance
Location: US-SC-Taylors Map
Posted: 09/14/2019
Closing: 10/13/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 5 year(s)
Job description

As a Setup Technician Trainee, you will utilize your experience, talents and training to assist in all production aspects of manufacturing while working with production crews to safely manufacture quality products in accordance with customer specifications. This will be achieved through following standard work, implementing continuous improvements and preventive maintenance of equipment and processes. You will be responsible for setting up, operating, monitoring and effectively trouble-shooting machinery and components to achieve the desired results. Your work will be completed in a safe, professional and timely manner.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of daily production planning with Customer Service coordination.
  • Perform equipment startups, quality adjustments, and repairs as needed.
  • Coordinate efforts with production crew.
  • Help maintain and improve a safe work environment, good housekeeping and 5-S standards.
  • Ensure product meets quality standards.
  • Maintain and improve equipment uptime through PM’s and bottleneck analysis.
  • Participate in root cause analysis efforts.
  • Engagement in all production and safety metrics for assigned manufacturing line/process.


Job requirements


  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • 5 years of experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment or textile industry.
  • Mechanical aptitude a must!
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs.
  • Ability to work from 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM (OT as needed)


  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Excellent attendance history.
  • Excellent safe work history.
  • Demonstrated mechanical skills
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency.
  • Demonstrated modeling and promoting of safety habits and workplace organization.
  • Production scheduling
  • Ability to lead and drive crews for continuous improvement
  • Inventory management
Setup Technician Lead - Trainee