Job Description Always the innovators, Nike, Inc.'s Manufacturing and Engineering team dreams up new ways to make better-performing products faster and more efficiently. This world-class team challenges assumptions about how Nike's products are made and leads the company in pursuing ambitious sustainability goals, all while producing Nike's rich mix of product. Masters of teamwork, Manufacturing and Engineering works closely with design teams, categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They navigate the complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains and diverse ecosystems, while keeping their focus on manufacturing, materials, sustainability and creating quality products.DescriptionAs a Sr. Engineering Technician supporting the process engineering team at Nike Air Manufacturing Innovation you will work with Production, Maintenance, and Engineering to provide technical support related to the production of airsoles. This position will require troubleshooting of product process or machine issues that arise in production and are escalated beyond production capabilities. The primary process this role will be responsible for is thermoforming, but some knowledge of other processes is preferred.*There are three alternative-shift positions available working 3x12/4x12 hour shifts to support production shifts. This posting is for a N2 shift (Friday - Sunday 5:30 PM to 5:30 AM and every other Monday 5:30 PM to 5:30 AM) position specifically supporting thermoforming processes and downstream equipment including trim and RF welding. Responsibilities will include:Supporting production by troubleshooting existing processes to include mechanical, process, product, etc.Trains production machine operators on the proper way to run and troubleshoot thermoforming processes and support equipment.Experiments with alternative design, development, and engineering concepts to sample or test new methods. Seeks better ways to build product to meet specifications.Collects data, documents work, and provides results. QualificationsHigh school diploma or equivalent and a minimum 3 years relevant work experience, or Bachelors degree +1 year or Associates degree +2 yearsAbility to work effectively during off shifts without direct engineering supervisionExperience with tear down and cleaning of thermoforming tooling and equipmentExperience in training new operatorsAbility to execute engineering trials with little to no supervision.Physical requirements May be required to sit or stand for long periods of time, in addition to being required to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, push, or pull. May be frequently required to exert force or lift up to 50 pounds. May be called upon to perform physical and quality checks requiring sufficient visual acuity to identify quality flaws, distinguish colors on small components, or utilize microscopes. Preferred RF welding experience a plusInjection molding experience a plusIndustrial robotic systems experience a plusGeneral polyurethane processing experienceExperience working in a high-volume manufacturing environmentLean manufacturing experience
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