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Maintenance

Maintenance Technician - Night Shift

Night Shift - 12 hour Shift. 

Position Summary

Responsible for maintaining equipment and facility, troubleshooting, repairing, and ordering parts; this position is responsible for the quality of all work performed. 

 

Key Responsibilities

Maintains a safe, clean, and well organized work area

Provides good quality service

Timely support

Root cause determination

Good follow-up on issues

Appropriately plans work looking at all priorities

Coordinates with production & leadership, looks ahead at schedule

Focuses on equipment follow-up issues, PMs and work orders

Makes sure the following shifts are setup to be successful

Orders parts and repairs as needed

 

This role has two core focus areas, either of which may apply:

Shift Support Focus 

Supports operations by properly maintaining equipment

Provides crisis support

Performs line start-up checks

Assists production on setup and adjustments as needed

Monitors and works toward reducing scrap, non-conformance and downtime due to equipment issues

Monitors and maintains facility equipment; uses building checklist

Implements improvements to equipment, processes, methods, etc…

 

Project Focus

Plans and Implements projects; Coordinates all aspects of projects from start to finish and assists in implementation as required.

Oversees Contractors; coordinate work on various projects, ensure confidentialities are submitted and proper training is completed

Coordinates MP2 changes and required inspections

Enters new parts into inventory

Establishes new and modifies existing PM work orders

Coordinates required inspections and certifications as determined by the executive summary

 

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Maintenance Technician - Night Shift

Night Shift - 12 hour Shift. 

Position Summary

Responsible for maintaining equipment and facility, troubleshooting, repairing, and ordering parts; this position is responsible for the quality of all work performed. 

 

Key Responsibilities

Maintains a safe, clean, and well organized work area

Provides good quality service

Timely support

Root cause determination

Good follow-up on issues

Appropriately plans work looking at all priorities

Coordinates with production & leadership, looks ahead at schedule

Focuses on equipment follow-up issues, PMs and work orders

Makes sure the following shifts are setup to be successful

Orders parts and repairs as needed

 

This role has two core focus areas, either of which may apply:

Shift Support Focus 

Supports operations by properly maintaining equipment

Provides crisis support

Performs line start-up checks

Assists production on setup and adjustments as needed

Monitors and works toward reducing scrap, non-conformance and downtime due to equipment issues

Monitors and maintains facility equipment; uses building checklist

Implements improvements to equipment, processes, methods, etc…

 

Project Focus

Plans and Implements projects; Coordinates all aspects of projects from start to finish and assists in implementation as required.

Oversees Contractors; coordinate work on various projects, ensure confidentialities are submitted and proper training is completed

Coordinates MP2 changes and required inspections

Enters new parts into inventory

Establishes new and modifies existing PM work orders

Coordinates required inspections and certifications as determined by the executive summary

 

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Production

Training Specialist

TRAINING SPECIALIST

Tecton Products is a proud member of the Marvin Family of Companies.  We develop and produce innovative materials – which means we encourage creativity and seek new ideas that improve our business!

We are currently searching for a motivated individual that would like to jump-start their career with an organization who truly understands that people are businesses' greatest resources. Tecton offers competitive wages based upon experience and is willing to train the right candidate for the role.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Facilitating night-shift production new hire onboarding by leading an engaging, blended learning program
  • Mentoring new hires and existing production associates, helping them to create relationships and achieve success
  • Facilitating skill training programs
  • Providing training and support for process changes
  • Facilitating safety training certifications such as forklift operating
  • Assisting with the Learning Management System administration
  • Assisting with other training-related projects

 

The ideal candidate has:

  • Effective writing, verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in Microsoft Office
  • A minimum of a High School Diploma or GED
  • Knowledge of blueprint reading
  • Knowledge of Quality Measuring and Tracking Software/Hardware
  • Knowledge of Learning Management Systems
  • Knowledge of fabrication procedures and processes

 

Schedule:

Monday-Friday, 6:30PM-3:00AM

 

Tecton’s culture can be described by the organizational values listed below:

  • Do the Right Thing
  • Be Stronger Together
  • Think Differently
  • Raise the Bar
  • Believe It’s Possible

 

This full-time position also offers an excellent benefits package featuring profit sharing, tuition reimbursement, seniority & continuous improvement recognition programs, health, dental, vision, PTO, paid holidays, company-paid disability and life insurance, 401(k) and more.

 

 We are committed to developing the people within our organization and take pride in putting safety first. This can be seen by us achieving OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star Status – the highest recognized achievement in this program by OSHA. Learn more by visiting our web page: www.TectonProducts.com or www.Facebook.com/TectonProducts

 

If you are interested in a career with a growing company that has never had a layoff, please apply online at www.TectonProducts.com.

We’re an equal opportunity employer

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Technical

Research & Development Scientist

Research and Development Scientist

Location: Fargo, ND


Position Summary:

Tecton is currently seeking a Research and Development Scientist to join the Engineering team at our Fargo, ND location. We are currently searching for candidates who are looking to advance their career with an innovation-driven company as a R & D Scientist:

Research and Development Scientists are responsible for the development of the vision of a specific material/process core competency, managing innovative projects and lead or participate on cross functional teams, that either improve/enhance our material platform and associated products or create new next generation material platforms that enable our customers to develop new products. 

All projects are undertaken with the company’s strategic plans and goals in sight.  Develop the technical expertise for an assigned competency within the Tecton organization.  This expertise will allow you to provide project ideas for advanced research through implementation that are desired by our customers and meet the feasibility and viability goals of the organization.

This position provides several immediate career path level options, based on experience.  

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead or participate on AR/IPT/PPT projects. Achieve scope of project on time and within budget.
  • Help ensure that the activities (experiments, tests and reports) are performed at the highest technical standards.
  • Support production, quality control and assurance with respect to material performance characteristics and provide technical support to assess whether materials meet specifications.
  • Provide responsive technical advice, service or assistance on technical issues and make material and/or application recommendations to sales associates/customers when requested.
  • Keep current on new material developments, products, ingredients, and techniques within the plastics industry through technical literature, attendance at technical and professional meetings or seminars, trade organizations and/or shows or contact with customers, suppliers, etc.
  • Perform literature and laboratory research relating to new material development evaluation with respect to new applications.
  • Positively impact the company’s bottom-line through process improvements and material cost reductions.
  • Champion R&D trials to test new materials and process improvements.
  • Perform test protocols for materials within the assigned technical area, utilizing the analytical R&D laboratory.
  • Coordinate test protocols for materials within the assigned technical area, utilizing academic and/or third-party test partners.
  • Interact with suppliers (with Materials Management Group’s involvement) to improve current material technologies and/or developing new material technologies.

 

Education and Experience:

  • 4-year technical degree required in a technical area, i.e. polymer and coatings, chemistry, engineering or material science

 

Tecton Products in Fargo is a proud member of the Marvin Family of Companies.  We design and manufacture fiberglass-reinforced plastics through an innovative process called pultrusion. Pultruded materials are an ideal replacement for traditional building materials in many applications - we are proud to be the world-leader in pultrusion! 

Tecton has always been dedicated to quality, service, innovation and enriching the spaces and places where people live and work. If you share these core beliefs and are interested in joining our team, apply today!

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Production

Production Associate - Night Shift (VA)

Production Associates fill one of two roles.  Associates are selected for one of these positions based on interest, skills, and previous experience.

1.  Pultrusion Operators - Operators are responsible for running a production line.  They ensure a continuous supply of raw materials, machine set up and operation, and troubleshooting.  This position requires associates to manage and prioritize multiple tasks that ensure continuous operation of the production line.  Candidates must have a good memory and problem solving skills.  Once trained, this position provides training and mentoring to new associates.  Basic math and computer skills required.

2.  Pultrusion Inspectors - This position inspects finished goods as they come off the manufacturing line, prepares shipping labels, and packs product.  Responsibilities include operating fabrication equipment, monitoring product quality to ensure customer specifications are met and preparing equipment/materials for production runs.  Once trained, provide mentoring and training to new associates.  Basic math and computer skills required.

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Production Associate - Day Shift (VA)

Production Associates fill one of two roles.  Associates are selected for one of these positions based on interest, skills, and previous experience.

1.  Pultrusion Operators - Operators are responsible for running a production line.  They ensure a continuous supply of raw materials, machine set up and operation, and troubleshooting.  This position requires associates to manage and prioritize multiple tasks that ensure continuous operation of the production line.  Candidates must have a good memory and problem solving skills.  Once trained, this position provides training and mentoring to new associates.  Basic math and computer skills required.

2.  Pultrusion Inspectors - This position inspects finished goods as they come off the manufacturing line, prepares shipping labels, and packs product.  Responsibilities include operating fabrication equipment, monitoring product quality to ensure customer specifications are met and preparing equipment/materials for production runs.  Once trained, provide mentoring and training to new associates.  Basic math and computer skills required.

 

 

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Machinist

A Machinist is responsible for safely setting up and operating equipment in the Tool & Die shop while maintaining a focus on quality workmanship. Our shop is a safe, clean and cutting-edge environment.

Key Responsibilities:                     

  • Set up and effectively operation of machine tools (i.e. surface grinders, vertical mills) to manufacture dies and other tooling
  • Ability to use all measuring and gauging equipment to perform quality checks
  • Heat treating
  • Inspects and maintains machining equipment
  • Inspects, repairs or modifies tools/dies using machine tools and/or hand tools
  • Lifts, positions and secures parts on surface plate/work tables using hoists, vises, angle plates or v-blocks

 

Education and Experience:

  • Two or more years relevant work experience
  • Related two-year technical degree preferred
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Ability to operate CNC mill or surface grinder independently

Schedule:

6:30 p.m. – 6:45 a.m.  The normal schedule includes working 36 hours one week (Sun/Wed/Thu) and 48 hours the next (Mon/Tue/Fri/Sat).  All hours over 40 hours per week are compensated at an overtime rate.  With this schedule you only work 7 out of 14 days and every other weekend is a three-day weekend off!

 

Pay:

Starting wage is dependent on experience plus additional 20% shift premium.  Our technical career path program is unique and allows for you to increase your hourly wage as you learn and grown with us! 

 

Tecton Products in Fargo is a proud member of the Marvin Family of Companies.  We design and manufacture fiberglass-reinforced plastics through an innovative process called pultrusion. Pultruded materials are an ideal replacement for traditional building materials in many applications - we are proud to be the world-leader in pultrusion! 

Tecton has always been dedicated to quality, service, innovation and enriching the spaces and places where people live and work. If you share these core beliefs and are interested in joining our team, apply today!

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Administrative

Supply Chain Engineer

Supply Chain Engineer

Location: Fargo, ND
 

Position Summary:

Tecton is currently seeking a Supply Chain Engineer to join the team at our Fargo, ND location. The Supply Chain Engineer role plays an instrumental part in executing the strategic initiatives of Tecton’s supply chain to maximize value to its customers and stakeholders.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Lead projects aimed at both increasing capacity and improving efficiencies related to the movement of raw materials and finished goods
  • Lead packaging improvement projects that increase safety, improve storage density, and/or reduce damaged product
  • Lead the implementation of new technology improvements throughout Tecton’s supply chain
  • Develop and drive innovative solutions to solve supply chain problems
  • Develop and maintain forecast models to proactively predict and plan the flow of raw materials and finished goods
  • Analyze supply chain data to identify opportunities related to process, efficiencies, equipment, and layout
  • Act as the primary technical resource to the Supply Chain Team in the execution of project work that supports strategic business initiatives
  • Contribute to a safe work environment and foster a culture of safety as measured by team dashboards

 

Education, Training and Experience:

  • 4-year degree in Engineering required
  • 0-3 years' experience in project management
  • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing Principles preferred
  • Preference given to candidates with advanced degrees, trainings, and/or certifications (Supply Chain, APICS, ISM)

 

Tecton Products in Fargo is a proud member of the Marvin Family of Companies.  We design and manufacture fiberglass-reinforced plastics through an innovative process called pultrusion. Pultruded materials are an ideal replacement for traditional building materials in many applications - we are proud to be the world-leader in pultrusion! 

Tecton has always been dedicated to quality, service, innovation and enriching the spaces and places where people live and work. If you share these core beliefs and are interested in joining our team, apply today!

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Every day, I get the opportunity to learn something new and gain exposure to different facets of the organization. We're a company that's constantly evolving and it's exciting to be a part of that growth.

Kelly K.
Executive Assistant