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Job Description

Job Number
Job Title
Production Tech 1
SAT : Manufacturing
Kilgore, Texas
Communications & Power Industries (CPI), headquartered in Palo Alto, California, is a global manufacturer of electronic components and subsystems focused primarily on communications and defense markets. With a heritage of technological excellence that spans decades, CPI develops, manufactures and globally distributes innovative and reliable technology solutions used in the generation, amplification, transmission and reception of microwave signals for commercial and military applications. CPI serves customers in the communications, defense, medical, industrial and scientific markets. The company has manufacturing locations in the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia, and sales, service and engineering offices around the world.
High School Diploma or equivalent.

Representative Tasks and Duties:
•Assembles component parts, sub-assemblies, or completed units, including electronic, electro-mechanical, mechanical, and structural assembly for products and instruments
•Performs multiple tasks on an assigned team, project, or functional area
•Performs quality assurance and reliability testing following established methods and procedures
•Coordinates, plans, and expedites the flow of material, parts, and assemblies
•Provides production scheduling and control as needed
•Provides direction and training to less experienced employees
•Delegates work to less experienced employees and oversees results
•Participates in programs or functional team projects developing process improvement methods, solutions,and procedures to enhance program quality, cost, and scheduling
•Interfaces with employees and management across the department and frequently with employees andmanagers outside the department
•Works well under minimal supervision; work may be done without established procedures

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:
•Fully proficient communicate skills both verbally and in writing
•Fully proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
•Detail oriented
•Fully proficient ability to multi-task
•Well-developed interpersonal skills
•Self-motivated to achieve objectives
•Fully proficient organizational skills
•Ability to identify anomalies and drive to resolution
•Demonstrated ability to lead a team to achieve defined objectives
•Ability to delegate work

CPI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.