Production Technician

Wilson, NC
Nov 10, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Production Technician – Triaga Inc.

Be part of a revolutionary change​ at a Fortune 500 company.
At Triaga we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re building our future on smoke free products with the power to change the lives of millions of smokers by manufacturing innovative, life changing, fast moving consumer goods.
With this start up initiative come huge opportunities. So, when you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions.
By joining our strong Operations team, you will have the opportunity to make an impact. Our ways of working have changed. New products bring new challenges such as the way we buy raw materials, the manner in which we engineer and manufacture, the way we operate and maintain our modern equipment, and in our supply chain planning. You will work in a state of the art automated and innovative manufacturing environment, uniquely positioned for massive scale in the near future. 

Your ‘day to day’:

As Production Technician you will be part of our Manufacturing Department for Triaga Inc., and will be reporting to the Line Manager. The position will be based in Wilson, NC.
  • Ensure the operation of the production line, respecting and applying operational standards. Execute the standard daily activities of cleaning, inspection, lubrication, loading and unloading of raw materials, semi finished and finished good.
  • Perform activities to the assigned equipment in order to ensure continuous and reliable operation, to maximize production and product quality according to TRIAGA safety and quality standards and respect norms and regulations. Identify and resolve abnormalities in order to maintain the technical conditions/standards according to Equipment Manufacturer and TRIAGA Guidelines.
  • Resolve breakdowns and perform proper equipment settings, adjustments or small technical modifications. Analyze and resolve procedural problems of the equipment using standard problem-solving tools. Implement countermeasures in order to avoid reoccurrence.
  • Analyze performance and quality indicators, and support production to achieve KPI objectives, provide solutions in difficult technical issues, execute methodically trouble shooting methods as FMEA, RCFA and provide performance and activities reports.
  • Create competitive advantages on existing company physical assets by providing innovative technical solutions for strategic company decisions and cost-reduction projects.
  • Work with the maintenance team to optimize reliability and efficiency of equipment by improving proactive and reactive methods and cost. Manage spare parts availability and proper use on equipment.
  • Support the installation of new assets and executes start-up achieving full reliable equipment in cooperation with Machine Manufacturer and best practices sharing from other affiliates.
  • Support and coordinate production trials and be able to document the results in reports.
  • Monitor all technical changes on equipment and update technical manuals of equipment.
Who we’re looking for:
  • Flexibility to work in shifts
  • 1-2 years of vocational training or associates degree
  • Work experience preferably in a technical field or within an industrial environment
  • Proven experience in manufacturing equipment operation
  • knowledge of CAD and ERP knowledge are considered an asset
  • Excellent in both written and spoken English
What we offer:

Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join TRIAGA and you too can:
  • Attractive salary and excellent benefits package: including 401(k) plan, Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage along with paid holidays and three weeks of vacation.
  •  Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore.
  • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong.
  • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress.