Manufacturing Technician

Posted on March 2, 2023. Primary Region: Westman Region, MB

At Elmer's, we’ve been equipping farmers with innovative solutions for over 40 years. Owning and operating our own farm we understand what farmers need and want out of our products and our company. We strive to provide our customers with products that will effectively handle even the toughest environments. Harvest after harvest, our mission is to produce world-class farm equipment for the needs of the progressive farmer.

To meet the growing demand for our product we’re currently seeking a Manufacturing Technician. In this position you will ensure smooth manufacturing processes and prompt improvements through change requests and process improvements.

Your Responsibilities Will Include:
• Continuously work with production to improve the product by making part improvements using the Change Request System.
• Look to improve the assembly processes by increasing safety, efficiency, and quality.
• Maintain accurate models, drawings, and BOMs using best practices.
• Act on/resolve production issues quickly.
• Other duties as assigned.

We’re Looking For:
• High attention to detail
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to interact with many departments
• Strong problem solving abilities
• Good time management and organizational skills
• Strong understanding and appreciation of lean principles
• Experience with design tools such as Autodesk Inventor (or similar 3D CAD system)
• Ability to read and interpret technical drawings
• A hands-on and team-focused work style
• Fluency in Microsoft Office products
• A diploma in Manufacturing, Mechanical or Agricultural Engineering Technology (completed or in progress) would be considered an asset

Our facility is conveniently situated near Altona, MB - 36km east of Winkler, and only 100km south of Winnipeg. Altona is an attractive, caring, and progressive community with abundant cultural, recreational, and educational opportunities for all ages. With amenities and opportunities that rival much larger municipalities, there’s no better place to be.

Elmer’s Manufacturing Ltd. welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request during the assessment and selection process.


9118 Hwy 30 N
Altona, MB

Job type: Full-time

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