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Employer: Adams Thermal Systems
Location: Canton, SD 57013
Employment Type: Full Time

ATS has immediate opportunities for experienced Technical Operations Specialists in our Canton, SD manufacturing headquarters. This position will operate and maintain high precision automated equipment used for the manufacture aluminum heat exchangers.  This is direct operations roll with full responsibility for producing parts, maintenance of the machine, and making improvements and changes needed to increase output and reduce downtime.  The role will also be the lead person working in a team of 2 or 3 operators.  Duties include:

  • Responsible for daily production of parts on the machine to achieve scheduled output.

    • Load materials into the machine as needed.

    • Operate the machine controls to produce parts.

    • Unload finished parts from the machine.

    • Utilize the Realtime Plant Management (RPM) system to process parts.

  • Perform maintenance functions as needed on the automated equipment.

    • Replace broken or damaged machine components.

    • Complete preventative maintenance activities

    • Troubleshoot the machine when problems happen.

  • Perform tooling change-overs to set up machine for a different part number.

  • Perform quality checks on the parts produced to assure compliance with specifications.

  • Actively maintain work flow, quality improvements and cost reduction processes to achieve quality and through-put targets.

  • Support the development, performance and optimization of preventative maintenance activities and systems. Assist with manufacturing documentation.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Medical

  • Paid Time off

  • Paid Holidays

  • Dental, Vision

  • Life

  • Flex – Spending Accounts

  • 401K and ATS Match

  • Free On-site Fitness Center


Preferred Experience / Education:

HS Diploma and minimum of 2 year technical degree required.
Required to read and understand blueprints and control plans written in English.
PLC or automation program troubleshooting experience preferred.
Mechanical and electrical aptitude preferred.
Must be able to operate complex measuring equipment.
Experience using Statistical Process Control (SPC) preferred.
Experience in heat exchanger products and processes preferred.

Contact Information

Adams Thermal Systems
47920 5th Street
Canton, SD 57013

Other Information

Category(s): General Labor / Warehouse, Manufacturing, Skilled Labor
Industry: Professional Services
Experience Req.: No
Degree Req.: No
Closing Date: 3/31/2018
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