VANCE & HINES http://vanceandhines.com Motorcycle exhaust systems, engine parts, bolt-on accessories and electronic control systems. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:51:17 +0000 en-US hourly 1 R&D FIXTURE TECH http://vanceandhines.com/rd-fixture-tech/ http://vanceandhines.com/rd-fixture-tech/#comments Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:50:41 +0000 http://vanceandhines.com/?p=11021 Vance & Hines, a leader in the motorcycle aftermarket industry and recognized for quality performance exhaust systems, is in search of a Fixture Tech to become part of our Research & Development Department. SUMMARY This position is responsible for the fabrication of production fixtures for the manufacturing department. These include, tube bend check fixtures, welding fixtures, sanding/cutting fixtures and robot […]

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Vance & Hines, a leader in the motorcycle aftermarket industry and recognized for quality performance exhaust systems, is in search of a Fixture Tech to become part of our Research & Development Department.

SUMMARY

This position is responsible for the fabrication of production fixtures for the manufacturing department. These include, tube bend check fixtures, welding fixtures, sanding/cutting fixtures and robot plasma cutting fixtures.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Fabricate bend check fixtures
· Fabricate sanding and/or cutting fixtures
· Fabricate welding assembly fixtures
· Work with other departments to validate fixtures for production
· Weld initial fixture built parts for validation
· Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follow prescribed safety regulations
· Efficiently and effectively manage time

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

· Metal fabrication and mechanical skills
· Clear understanding of physical geometry
· Basic understanding of measurement
· Simple conversion of fractions to decimals
· Basic understanding of angles
· Previous TIG & MIG welding experience
· Use of cold saw, band saw, drill press and disc sander
· Basic fixture building skills
· Must have good organizational skills
· Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, bend, stoop, reach and move about the facility

EDUCATIONAL AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

· Basic math skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

· Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, bend, stoop, reach, walk up and down stairs, and move about the facility
· Must have the ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds

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ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN http://vanceandhines.com/electronics-technician/ http://vanceandhines.com/electronics-technician/#comments Tue, 26 May 2015 13:53:41 +0000 http://vanceandhines.com/?p=11006 Vance & Hines, a leader in the motorcycle aftermarket industry and recognized for quality performance exhaust systems, is in search of an Electronics Technician to become part of our Electronics Department. SUMMARY This position is responsible for coordinating work assignments to assembler and soldering associates, testing and programming Fuelpaks and Throttlepaks, performing equipment maintenance, prototyping, conducting engineering validations, and acting […]

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Vance & Hines, a leader in the motorcycle aftermarket industry and recognized for quality performance exhaust systems, is in search of an Electronics Technician to become part of our Electronics Department.

SUMMARY

This position is responsible for coordinating work assignments to assembler and soldering associates, testing and programming Fuelpaks and Throttlepaks, performing equipment maintenance, prototyping, conducting engineering validations, and acting as an engineering liaison for tasks performed in the Electronics Department. This position maintains a high standard of work quality and ethical/conscientious/safe workplace practice for the department. This position is also responsible for ensuring a continuous flow of products and its associated paperwork to our customers with the utmost quality and accuracy.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Responsible for understanding as well as meeting daily/weekly/monthly shipping goals
· Works closely with production supervisor to schedule work and monitor daily progress to ensure schedules are being met
· Aids in interviewing candidates; pairs up new employees with skilled and compatible employees, ensuring proper training and a smooth transition into the department processes
· Assists engineering with firmware validations, assisting in correcting technical issues and verifying causes of errors are eliminated before the problem is elevated to management
· Provides an assessment of employee performance and provides constructive feedback that will enhance both their personal development and job performance
· Maintains and writes concise written work instructions/procedures and all related documentation for each task

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

· Must be a self-starter capable of working independently as well as within a team environment with some to no supervision
· Must be organized and knowledgeable of activities on the production floor
· Must be able to skillfully communicate/direct work assignments and to earn the respect of fellow employees
· Must be able to multi-task among various priorities
· Must be able to diffuse disagreements on the floor and be diplomatic in resolving problems/grievances, etc.
· Must have good problem solving skills
· Must be able to remain impartial with subordinates and give equal time and attention to all

EDUCATIONAL AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

· 5 – 10 years of assembly related experience in an electronic manufacturing, testing and training, including 1 – 3 years in a line lead capacity
· High School Diploma
· Associate’s degree, technical certification or equivalent experience is required
· Basic math skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

· Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, bend, stoop, reach, walk up and down stairs, and move about the facility
· Must have the ability to lift and move up to 25 pounds

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