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IT Desk Support

United States - MI - Holland

Job Description

As the IT Desk Support you will be responsible in assists in
coordinating, designing, building, integrating, developing, testing, and
deploying infrastructure and/or application technology solutions. OR this job
assists in delivering IT services for the physical network, server
applications, and software, through a broad range of tasks associated with
event management, incident management, request fulfilment, access management,
problem management, IT operations controls, and technical management.    The IT Desk Support role is to provide Information
Technology (IT) coordination, leadership and support to the respective
plant/office in the pursuit of exceeding internal and external customer
expectations; to deliver and support best-in-class, value-added business
systems and processes, and to maximize cost reduction/avoidance opportunities
utilizing information technology.

  • Primary IT support resource for PC/Server, ERP, and
    shop-floor systems.
  • Analyze system issues and provides solutions.
  • Escalates system issues to BU IT Manager or to
    Group/Corporate IT.
  • Responsible for the daily operations of computer systems
    including system administration, security, process adherence and documentation,
    equipment installation and system backups. Installation and maintenance of
    equipment, application and o/s upgrades, patches, new releases and interfaces.
  • Provides support on off shifts and weekends via
    telephone, VPN, and onsite if necessary for production down issues on
    assemblies built to customer broadcast.
  • Develop scripts and programs to deliver applications and
    to collect shop floor data.
  • Provides key plant IT contact for internal and external
    YFAI customers.
  • Ensures company IT activities are communicated in a
    timely fashion to the plant leaders and IT staff.
  • Consults with plant leadership team regarding IT related
    education and training requirements for Plant personnel.
  • Leverages IT economies of scale across the plant;
    delivers IT best practices and aggressively drives out cost.
  • Serves as the key Plant IT representative on new program teams:
    responsible for the creation of IT Capital Appropriation Requests (CAR’s) and
    subsequent approvals for funding.
  • Reviews all Plant IT related CARs and expenses with IT
    Supervisor and CI Manager.
  • Supports the IT Supervisor and acts as Project Manager for
    IT initiatives within the facility as required.
  • Responsible for ensuring adherence to strategic YFAI IT
    initiatives, standard technologies, policies, security and Business Operating
    System (BOS) processes throughout the plant.
  • Serve as first level support and point of contact for
    VOIP phone system, Vision and Security Systems.
  • Responsible for promoting a safe work environment and
    preventing injuries through the use of, but not limited to, 5S, job rotation
    and ergonomic work practices.
  • Safety auditing, tracking of audit closure, participating
    in incident reviews along with writing or assisting in the 8D 

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree, College Diploma or equivalent
    experience in Business Management, Computer Science, or applicable field of
    study.
  • Certification in Microsoft Operating Systems and Office
    Applications (MOUS/MCP/MCSE/MCIPT).
  • 3+ years IT or related experience in an automotive
    manufacturing environment.
  • 2+ years’ experience in supporting Local Area Networks
    (LAN’s) and Wide Area Networks (WAN’s) associated equipment.
  • 2+ years’ experience with the support and implementation
    of QAD MFG/Pro ERP software.
  • Experience in supporting Manufacturing Resource Planning
    (MRP) or Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems.
  • Experience in data collection and barcoding systems.
  • Experience in Outlook Administration.
  • Must have experience and working knowledge to support and
    maintain; mobile handheld computers, thermal printers, and multi-function
    network printers.
  • Outstanding PC/Server hardware and software experience
    including Microsoft Office, Windows 9X/NT/2000/XP/Windows7/Server
    2003/Server2008r2, NT/W2000 NOS, Windows 7 Virtual Machines, SQL database
    admin, SQL queries, database reporting skills and Cisco experience.
  • Customer support experience coupled with hardware,
    software, and network support.

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Published: 07/02/2018
Job Field: Information Systems
Location: United States - MI - Holland
REQ. NO.: 18000656
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Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI)

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors – today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has approximately 110 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 18 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture automotive interior components for all automakers. LEARN MORE

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