Due to our tremendous growth we are looking to expand our Team!
Therma-Stor LLC, located in Madison, Wisconsin, was established in 1977 as a manufacturer of residential and professional grade climate control equipment, water heaters, and flood restoration tools.
Working under the general direction of the Manufacturing Engineering Manager, this position primarily works within Operations to improve productivity, efficiency and safety through the implementation of industry best standards for light assembly. Also works with other departments, including but not limited to Engineering and Supply Chain, to reach similar goals.
Work with production staff to develop production line balancing for varying staff levels for serial and cellular layouts in regards to new and existing products
Perform regular capacity analysis based on available forecast information
Use the DMAIC process/tools to identify and justify improvement projects
Define incoming part packaging – specifying returnable packaging where appropriate?
Improve part presentation through flow racking, parts trays, ergonomic improvements, etc.
Assist the production staff with documentation development based on station definition and line balancing
Maintain current routings in CRM/JDE and use both systems to determine what lines/products benefit the most from line balancing and improved part presentation
Manage the component tracking system. Use quality auditing and CRM DAQ to determine additional requirements
Identify opportunities and develop solutions for improvements to ergonomics
Other functions as required and assigned by management
1-3 years of proven experience with Lean or Quick Response Manufacturing in a manufacturing environment
4 year BSME, BSIE or equivalent degree required
Experience with cellular layout/methodology in regards to light assembly required
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
Basic knowledge of hand and power tools required
Experience with brazing/welding operations preferred
Basic HVAC knowledge preferred
Knowledge of electrical/electronic components and equipment
Must be able to work well with all levels of personnel whether individually or in a team environment, and especially must be able to interface and communicate with line operators
Proficiency in working in a Windows environment – All Office programs; Teams and SharePoint are a plus
Basic database programming knowledge and utilization required (Access, SQL, etc)
Knowledge of Excel VBA or Python programming a plus
Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt a plus
Ability to lift, bend, good hand dexterity and visual inspection is required
Must be highly safety conscious
We offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success.
For consideration please send cover letter, resume including salary history to: HR@thermastor.com
Therma-Stor LLC, located in Madison, Wisconsin, was established in 1977 to apply advanced heat transfer technologies to residential and commercial markets. Beginning with heat recovery water heaters, Therma-Stor now also manufactures a line of residential dehumidifiers, which includes the Santa Fe series of free-standing dehumidifiers and the Ultra-Aire series of whole house ventilating dehumidifiers. Therma-Stor also offers Quest Hi-E Dry commercial dehumidifiers and the Phoenix line of restoration equipment for dehumidification, air scrubbing, water extraction, and evaporative drying.