ALMS Superba Technician 2nd Shift

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Date: Nov 9, 2023

Location: Nichols, GA, US, 31554

Company: Milliken and Company

Milliken & Company is a global manufacturing leader whose focus on materials science delivers tomorrow’s breakthroughs today. From industry-leading molecules to sustainable innovations, Milliken creates products that enhance people’s lives and deliver solutions for its customers and communities. Drawing on thousands of patents and a portfolio with applications across the textile, flooring, chemical and healthcare businesses, the company harnesses a shared sense of integrity and excellence to positively impact the world for generations. Discover more about Milliken’s curious minds and inspired solutions at Milliken.com and on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

 

 

JOB OVERVIEW

JOB TITLE

Superba Machine Technician Position Description

 

 

INDUSTRY JOB TITLE

Production Supervisor

 

JOB NO./ID

963

REPORTS TO:

Senior Production Leader

Plant Leader

DIVISION

Floorcovering Division

Department Code:

 

POSITION DETAILS

 

 

Mon – Friday shifts as defined for work area / 1st, 2nd, 3rd

OT as needed

HOURS PER WEEK 40

 

 

 

 

 

GENERAL

DESCRIPTION

This is a non-rotating, straight 8-hour shift position with a normal schedule of M-F, but some weekends may be required.

 

Safety

The operator follows prescribed safety procedures (Ref. SHMS 004).

 

Responsibilities

The superba technician is responsible for the following:

 

  1. Performing lot changes (Ref. FFORM4) (Ref. QWKINST 21 - 5.0).
  2. Flag fixing.
  3. Repairing mechanical breakdowns that require less than two hours of repair time.
  4. Maintaining assigned machines. 
  5. Performing all quality checks in superba area.
  6. Performing equipment calibration as trained

        (Ref. LWKINST 2 in the Quality Control Manual and FWKINST 7).

  1. Routinely serving as an assignment leader in the superba room (Ref. SPI 19 in the SPI manual).
  2. Replacing fallen packages from the monorail. (Ref. FWINST 5)
  3. Repairing minor breakdowns on robotics system.
  4. Completing the daily Downtime Tracking log (Ref SPIFORM19 in the SPI Manual).
  5. Complete Superba Technician Checklist (Fform40) daily.
  6. Complete Superba Water Usage Checklist (Fform 26) daily by shift.
  7. Complete Superba Waste Log (Ref. Fform46)
  8. Complete Plied Yarn Waste By Shift (Ref.Fform45)
  9. Ensure water is shut off on tunnels not scheduled to run.
  10. Relieve assignments for break.
  11. Run machine assignment as required.
  12. Other duties as needed by manager
  13. Come in early or stay over for startup/shutdown.

 

 

 

 

Authorized Shut Down

 

The technician is authorized to shut down a superba if it is unsafe or producing off-quality (Ref. SPI 1), such as yarn running back in the tunnel, wet yarn, stretched yarn, pulled fibers, or any other unusual occurrence for the superba process.  Examples of visually detected off-quality defects can be found on the superba quality board.

 

 

 

EDUCATION

REQUIREMENTS

 

High School Diploma or equivalent education and/or experience

KNOWLEDGE

REQUIREMENTS

 

Experience in using various types of manufacturing machinery and tools typically found in carpet/non-woven- yarn production or a related industry.                     

 

 

 

 

Milliken is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, including but not limited to lactation), sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), ancestry, national origin, citizenship, age physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, veteran or military status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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