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Production Associate

United States - MI - Highland Park

Job Description

Yanfeng Global Automotive Interiors, Highland Park facility located at 12775 Oakland Park Boulevard, Highland Park, Michigan 48203 is hiring Production Associates to be a part of their growing assembly team. Yanfeng in Highland Park is a tier one automotive supplier assembling Instrument panels, door panels and floor consoles.

Starting Rate of Pay:          $13.90 per hour / ($0.40 shift differential pay offered) 

Schedule Shifts: First shift 5am – 2:30p Monday through Friday, Occasional Saturday and Sunday (Overtime is based on production need)

WE ARE LOOKING FOR BOTH: First shift 5am – 2:30p / Second Shift 3:30p-1a

Job Summary:

Participate in the manufacture and assembly of automotive interior components for YFAI customers according to company standards and best practices.

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Work safely by following all rules, processes and procedures established by the plant management team.

  2. Wear all required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for assigned work area.

  3. Reports to work on time and ready at start of shift to receive work assignment and apply all required PPE.

  4. Faithfully complete work according to the work instructions posted at each station on the Operation Description Sheet (ODS) assigned to work

  5. Produce quality parts by inspect your work and surrounding areas to ensure only quality products are being passed to the next station. Report any quality defects to your team leader or supervisor. Typical defects include but not limited to scratches, dents, scuffs, gouges, incorrect or misassembled parts, missing or unseated screws, loose parts, excessive gaps, color variations, water spots, oil or foreign substance, hanging or trapped wires.

  6. Maintaining a clean and safe work area using 5S standards. Put parts where they belong and clean up after yourself.

  7. Control use of fasteners by following Pick One Drive One – Drop One Find One (PODO-DOFO). This process ensures each associate is aware of where all fasteners are when performing their work to ultimately prevent dropping a fastener into the finished product.

  8. Packs parts as required by inspecting parts for defects, removing old tags and trash items from containers, following packaging instructions, applying labels correctly to parts, package parts according to the approved packaging standards.

  9. Communicate part shortages to team leaders, utility relief, material handler or supervisor to prevent line stoppage.

  10. Enter scrap, downtime, production counts, sequence/VIN and/or any other required information in shift tracking documents according to established processes.

  11. Print shipping and WIP labels ensuring accurate part numbers and quantity

  12. Work overtime when needed

  13. Perform other duties necessary as determined by supervisor for the effective operation of the department or unit

Your Qualifications

Educational/experience requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is preferred

  • Previous manufacturing experience preferred

  • Ability to read and write in English

  • Ability to use hand tools such as an electric drill

  • Ability to stand

  • Ability to lift 25lbs

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Published: 09/14/2020
Job Field: Manufacturing Operations
Location: United States - MI - Highland Park
REQ. NO.: 20001929
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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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