DISH's Manufacturing and Distribution team ensures the high-quality condition of millions of satellite receivers and remote controls. State-of-the-art facilities in Denver, CO, El Paso, TX, Spartanburg, SC, Suwanee, GA, and Englewood, CO, use advanced diagnostic tools and automated equipment to test, refurbish and redistribute hardware to customers.
The position requires the ability to coach employees, identify and resolve issues, concerns and equipment problems. The position also requires individuals to think independently. This technician also provides support on data tracking, time collection, audits, preparing work instructions and collaborates on special projects.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Additional requirements include the following:
Coaches staff with the support of the Engineering Group Lead.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Position requires basic knowledge of time studies.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and at least 12 months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Associates Degree in electronics, mechanical or Technical school or service training beyond high school preferred.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, memos and instructional emails. Need to be able to work alone and in groups. Ability to write simple correspondence and activity reports. Good communication skills, detail oriented with good organizational skills. Must know how to use a computer (Windows environment). Knowledge of Google Docs, Sheets and Slides and maintenance management software is a plus.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts. Ability to apply concepts of basic math and algebra.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems that involve several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Ability to work under pressure.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
None required with required experience.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk around considerably, kneel down, crawl in confined spaces, use ladders and not be afraid of heights. He/she must help move benches and racks, pull cables, lift fixtures, computers, monitors alone or in a team. Must have the ability to lift 45 lbs, sit for long periods of time and stand for long periods of time.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
The technician will respond to calls in the production floor, and all other areas where a production needs assistance; from time to time the technician will assist production at the start of the shift or on weekends during ramp up phases or layout/process changes.
REPORTS TO: Manager
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Employment is contingent on successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check, which may include a drug test.