Production and Logistics Associate

About DENSO

DENSO is a global Fortune 500 company and an advanced mobility supplier and manufacturer. We develop technology and components for nearly every make and model on the road today.

At DENSO, we believe technology can help solve some of society's greatest challenges. Our broad product portfolio includes mobility, electrification, powertrain, and electronic systems. With manufacturing at our core, we have 170,000 employees across 221 facilities in 35 countries who engineer, design and manufacture advanced technologies that directly change how the world moves.

Globally headquartered in Kariya, Japan, we spend 9.9% of global consolidated sales on research & development in the fiscal year ending March 31, 2020. In North America, we're headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, and we employ 27,000+ in the United States, Canada and Mexico. In the United States alone, we employ 17,700 across 41 sites in 14 states, including the District of Columbia.


GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Operate both automated and manual machines, test and visually inspect finished product.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Maintains supply of components for automated equipment.
  • Operates automated equipment to produce finished product.
  • Performs routine visual inspection on product.
  • Utilizes measuring devices to check quality of product.
  • Performs troubleshooting and basic maintenance on equipment.
  • Completes various production reports daily.
  • May be assigned different work stations or rotate between stations to reduce fatigue.
  • Takes action as required by policy, procedure and training in response to audible or visual alerts.
  • Maintains a clean and safe working environment in line with company policies
  • Confers with other associates and the chain of command as necessary to identify and resolve problems.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by chain of command.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Stable work history
  • Ability to work daily and / or weekend overtime
  • If hired for 2nd or 3rd shift, must have the ability to work this shift for up to 5 years.
  • Ability to perform at fast cycle times while maintaining safety and quality

Qualified candidates will be asked to complete the Plant Skills Review (PSR). This assessment has sections including math, mechanical reasoning, stock picking, pattern series recognition and a personality inventory.