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Paint Process Tech Assistant (2nd Shift)

Job Number:  65753
Group:  Magna Exteriors
Division:  Decostar Georgia
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Carrollton, GEORGIA, US, 30117

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About us


We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary


The Magna Exteriors portfolio of products includes access systems such as liftgates, exterior trim, modular systems, front-end modules including fascia, active aerodynamic systems and other lightweight structural components for automotive, commercial truck and other industrial markets.

Recognized globally as an innovator in all aspects of vehicle exteriors, Magna provides everything needed, from materials development and design through manufacturing and assembly, to help automakers create sleek, state-of-the-art vehicles across the world.


About the Role

This position reports directly to the Supervisor and is responsible for the general and specific job duties of Decostar as described below:

Your Responsibilities

•    To exhibit an objective, fair and professional attitude that exemplifies the principles outlined in The MAGNA Employee’s Charter to maintain a positive and productive workplace.
•    To exhibit a fair and consistent management approach that follows the principles outlined in The MAGNA Employee’s Charter to ensure a satisfied and productive employee workplace.
•    To exhibit teamwork skills and actively participate in team activities in a positive working environment.
•    To demonstrate problem solving skills in a work environment that is striving for continuous improvement.
•    To identify growth and developmental opportunities and on-going training needs of personnel that will provide for an overall positive working environment.
•    To persuade and support the following of Company policies and business objectives in the daily management of the operations of the Company.
•    To meet and maintain all customer quality standards as well as the standards of Decostar. 

Who we are looking for

•    Follow all Decostar Industries health and safety policies and procedures that provide for a safe and healthful workplace for all Decostar Industries employees, contractors and visitors.
•    Attend all job and safety related training as required.
•    Do not operate any equipment, machinery or perform any job task unless you have competed documented training
•    Participate in all accident investigations, internal inspections or audits or those conducted by any regulatory agency.
•    Do not modify or by-pass any safety-related systems on any equipment or machinery. 
•    Immediately report any unsafe conditions or unsafe behaviors to your Team Leader, Supervisor or the Department Manager.
•    Immediately report any accidents, incidents or near-misses to your Team Leader, Supervisor Department Manager or the Safety Department.
•    Complete pre-operational safety checklists prior to operating any equipment or machinery
•    Inspect examination of workplace condition to ensure they conform to applicable standards. 
•    Demonstrates commitment and support personnel to reducing the impacts of its operation on the environment.
•    Assist Process Tech in performing routine checks to verify style/schedule agreement.
•    Monitor proper robot and spray gun function auditing key functionality indication equipment.
•    Assist Tech in refining manufacturing processes as required.
•    Analyze and evaluate statistical data, complete documentation of activities as required.
•    Troubleshoots production problems, performing DFT, Color and appearance/performance tests.
•    Follow work guidance to ensure the departmental key performance indicators are being measured and report non-conformances to specification.
•    Learn all jobs in the production area to enable job rotation.
•    Perform daily job assignments as required and per the department’s established procedures and work instructions or as identified by the Production Team Leader and supervisor to ensure customer satisfaction.
•    Participate in daily team meetings and offer ideas/suggestions that contribute to meeting the objectives of the department.
•    Check parts for defects and non-conformance and report appropriately in accordance to the control plan and redirect to the appropriate area.
•    Ensure proper housekeeping and returning all tools, etc. to the proper storage areas at the end of the shift.
•     Perform other duties as required.
•    Understand and maintain your responsibility for health and safety in the workplace.
•    Follow all safety guidelines and usage of all Personal Protective
•    Always use appropriate Personal Protective Equipment to set good workplace standards and ensure all employees maintain those standards.
•    Know and maintain the safety rules for Decostar Industries.
•    Have knowledge of general workplace health and safety in regards to the general public and visitors to Decostar.
•    Do not use, operate or make changes to any equipment or machinery that may endanger any persons, including yourself.
•    Report any unsafe conditions immediately, including injuries, accidents, illnesses, and property damage.
•    Make sure you and any other employees are trained on any machinery or equipment that you/they are to use.

Your preferred qualifications

•    High school diploma or GED is required

•    Manufacturing experience preferred.

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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