Control Room Process Technician

Axalta Coating Systems - Fort Madison, IA3.8


Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. ("Axalta," or the "Company"), is a leading global manufacturer, marketer and distributor of high performance coatings systems. With over a 150-year heritage in the coatings industry, Axalta is known for manufacturing high-quality products with well-recognized brands supported by market-leading technology and customer service.

Over the course of the Company's history, Axalta has remained at the forefront of the industry by continually developing innovative coatings technologies designed to enhance the performance and appearance of customers's products, while improving the customer's productivity and profitability. Axalta's diverse global footprint of 50 manufacturing facilities, four technology centers, 47 customer training centers and more than 14,000 team members allows the Company to meet the needs of customers in over 130 countries. Axalta serves its customer base through an extensive sales force and technical support organization, as well as through approximately 4,000 independent, locally-based distributors. The Company's scale and strong local presence are critical to its success, allowing leverage of the technology portfolio and customer relationships globally while meeting customer demands locally.

Axalta operates its business in two operating segments: Performance Coatings and Transportation Coatings, serving four end markets, including: Refinish, Industrial, Light Vehicle and Commercial Vehicle, across the following four regions: North America, EMEA, Latin America and Asia-Pacific.

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Axalta Coating Systems in Fort Madison is looking for qualified Control Room/Process Technician.

The selected candidates will be required to perform a variety of duties such as:

Monitor and operate equipment and facilities, including field equipment, ensuring quality and conformance with standard operating procedures.
Maintain safety standards at all times and initiates and follows emergency procedures when necessary.
Perform filtration and filling tasks as required in process and final quality tests.
Perform minor maintenance functions within their operating area and within their level of expertise.
Rotates through various roles within the area of responsibility & be available to work overtime
Perform computer transactions that are required of the role
Work in a self-managed team environment with Lead Operator’s

All Control Room/Process Technician job opportunities will work a 7 day a week 12-hour rotating shift schedule (Average 42hr. /wk.)

We offer:
Control Room/Process Technician job opportunities with a hourly wage rate of $23.00/ hr after 6 months with potential to progress within 30 months after initial training and qualification to an annual base earning of greater than $60,000 plus shift differential and built in scheduled overtime.
Excellent benefits package – medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and tuition reimbursement
Opportunity to develop work skills and knowledge in a team-based environment
In order to be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:

High School Diploma or equivalent
Must possess a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record
It is preferred that qualified candidates possess the following skill sets:

Previous manufacturing experience
Previous experience operating fork trucks
Working knowledge of personal computers
A two year Associate Degree or the equivalent
Capability to learn quickly and work in a self-directed team environment