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Master Technician

Manufacture / assembly and repair Grand Prairie , Texas , United States Permanent Full-time High School diploma, A Level More than 3 years

Job Description

1.0 Summary of Job Purpose:

• The primary role of the Master Technician is to provide direct support to their assigned team and to ensure that the most efficient work steps are being taken to achieve: safety, quality, productivity, and cost effective production of our products. The Master Technician can identify bottlenecks, anticipate issues, and re-allocate resources as needed to ensure smooth workflow and consistent quality. This role develops and supports a continuous improvement culture within the team to help the team meet department challenges.

2.0 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Ensures that Safety is a priority.
• Ensures all Safety Deviations are immediately attended to on the line and are reported to the Supervisor or Manager.
• Participates in the Level 1 QRQC, ensures escalations (if required) are reported to the Supervisor or Manager.
• Monitors PPE adherence of all Team Members and reports deviations to his Supervisor or Manager.
• Monitors time and attendance of his team members at their work stations and reports deviations to his Supervisor or Manager.
• Monitor completion of Self Inspections by Team Members and report any deviations to the Supervisor or Manager.
• Participates in Gate Reviews as required.
• Acts as the Primary Trainer for assigned Team Members.
• Ensures that Team Members are properly trained for assigned tasks and report any deviations to the Supervisor or Manager.
• Reviews SAP inputs and corrects time and attendance for Team Members within the appropriate database.
• Ensures that Scheduling commitments are met and escalate any risks to the Supervisor or Manager.
• Assists Supervisor in the scheduling of assets.
• Ensures 5S standard commitments are met.
• May be assigned responsibility for all maintenance performed during his/her shift.
• Supports SAFRANHE USA and management policies.
• Required “On Call” duty.

3.0 Scopes and Accountabilities:

• Has authority to act at his own discretion, with routine review or audit by the operations supervisor.
• Assigns and monitors work of Team Members, including training and coaching; assisting with scheduling, performance appraisal, time / attendance along with other record keeping functions.
***Safran Helicopter Engines USA is a federal contractor and will require all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 before beginning employment with the company****

Job Requirements

4.0 Required Competencies; Education / Knowledge / Skills and Abilities:

• Airframe and/or Power plant license(s) or Repairman's Certificate preferred or demonstrated experience, knowledge and recognized as the technical expert for the function of Master Technician in the assigned area.
• Ability to train newcomers to the assigned area.
• Carry out performance appraisals, identify gaps and propose action plans to close the gaps and bring team members up to standard.

5.0 Physical Requirements:

• The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus.

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Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 76,800 employees and sales of 15,3 billion euros in 2021 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and innovation roadmap.

Safran was ranked as the world's third best employer in its sector by Forbes magazine in 2021.

Safran Helicopter Engines is the world's leading manufacturer of helicopter engines, with more than 75,000 produced since being founded. It offers the widest range of helicopter turboshafts in the world and has more than 2,500 customers in 155 countries.

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