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If you are passionate about what you do and are interested in working hard for a progressive company that you can believe in, we just might have something for you. To apply for a position, send a cover letter and resume by directly emailing jobs@chrisking.com. We also accept faxed resumes to (503) 972-4055. We are a drug free environment and an equal opportunity employer.

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Senior Maintenance Technician

Performs and leads maintenance operations of production equipment during unscheduled downtime and scheduled preventative maintenance operations and also moving and commissioning of equipment. The Maintenance Technician works closely with CNC operators and leads, engineering department, manufacturing engineering department, and outside vendors to meet or exceed areas goals for Safety, Quality, Delivery, and Productivity as those metrics pertain equipment uptime, reliability, and process conformance.

 

This is a hands on role in which the Maintenance Technician will be goal orientated with a high degree of enthusiasm in order to reduce equipment downtime, prolong asset life, optimize equipment performance, and increase production efficiencies. This person will be wearing multiple hats every day leading repair efforts among multiple people and departments, troubleshooting equipment, developing process and procedures for continuous improvement, and making recommendations and performing equipment alterations and upgrades.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure that machines are functioning to the best of their ability through repairs, installations and/or rebuilds of equipment and machinery.
  • Develop, implement, and evaluate preventive maintenance standard operating procedures that help ensure that production priorities are met.
  • Examine parts, machines and analyze information to determine needed installations, services, or repairs.
  • Meet with Department Leads to discuss optimal machine operation.
  • Meet with Machine Operators to discuss optimal machine operation.
  • Meet with outside technical support to discuss repair.
  • Develops schedules for work maintenance activities
  • Inspect and monitor work areas, examine tools and equipment to ensure safety standards are met
  • Operate a variety of tools and precision measurement tools in a safe and proficient manner.
  • Inspect, test, and measure completed work to verify conformance to standards and repair requirements.
  • Log all machine repairs that detail root cause and preventative measures of each service.
  • Maintain daily work orders.
  • Manage tool and part inventories, requisition materials and supplies, such as tools, equipment, and replacement parts.
  • Receive new machines and equipment; assess, complete new machine checklist to get on-line, ensure smooth transition to MEG and Production.
  • Assist team members as requested.
  • Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • 8 years of manufacturing experiencing or 4 years with engineering degree
  • 3 years in CNC maintenance experience
  • Preferred experience in CNC production with process troubleshooting capability with set-ups, tooling, and basic programming
  • Knowledge of Lock out/Tag out
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Customer Sales Representative

This position provides customer service to dealers within a predetermined region and/or dealer type through regular inbound and outbound telephone and email communication. Reaches out to all dealers as assigned in an effort to nurture relations and, thereby, increase sales. Processes orders through data entry and inventory tracking procedures.

Must have a proven track record of 2+ years of delivering superior customer experience, through utilization of technical product knowledge and inventory systems.  Must be well versed in discussing product installation, routine maintenance and some technical problem solving. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. Bicycle industry experience is not necessary but personal excitement, experience and passion about bicycles is.

The successful applicant will be team-oriented, eager to learn, enthusiastic & have a strong commitment to community, the environment & excellence in general.

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Finisher

Finishers are the final part of the production process performing various tasks such as sanding, buffing and basic machining. This position is also responsible for assisting with recycling efforts, washing equipment, minor assembly operations, inventory and general shop help.

 Requirements:

  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
  • 6mos-1yr prior experience in a machine shop environment preferred
  • Experience using precision measuring tools
  • Ability to lift and maneuver up to 50 lbs, stand in one place for long hours, grip with the fingers and hands, looking down continuously and repetitive motion with the wrists and forearms
  • Ability to work in a loud environment and wearing the following personal protective equipment: work boots, aprons, safety glasses, hearing protection and optional dust masks.

The successful applicant will be team oriented, eager to learn, enthusiastic and have a strong commitment to the community, the environment and excellence in general.

 

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