PPG: We protect and beautify the world.
At PPG, we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years.
Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward.
With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries.
We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets.
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Why join us: With PPG, you will find meaning in your work every day, and engage in opportunities that will shape you, personally and professionally.
Your personal strengths will empower you to succeed and make an impact from day one.
You will be inspired to learn and grow, and to get the support you need to identify and achieve your boldest career aspirations.
Your passion to excel will be fueled by your connection to world-class partners, industry experts, the best and brightest colleagues, and future forward technologies.
Your contributions will not only meet the challenges of our global customers, but help theme propel their industries forward.
You will be welcomed into a culture where everyones ideas and contributions are valued and encouraged.
Just like you, we are driven to make a difference in our world.
Key Responsibilities *
Follow all PPG procedures and policies.
Use and interpret tools and engineering drawings, blueprints, sketches, verbal and/or written instructions to accomplish assignment.
Use all types of power and non-power equipment/tools, both hand held and floor mounted to accomplish work assignments or operations.
Must strive to maintain efficient team dynamics, and productively and positively work within a diverse team environment.
Express and discuss job/task related concerns in a productive, professional manner.
Meet daily objectives by utilizing technical and non-technical employees including utilization of TAKT time; make every effort to perform cleaning and housekeeping duties as required.
Communicate safety standards, and role model ideal safe work practices at all times.
Self-starter who can work with limited supervision.
Skills Required: Rework/Repair/Trouble shooting/Problem solving (SPC) High school diploma or GED required Comply with all quality policies, specifications, regulations and instructions Work with engineers as needed to support tool building/fabrication Inspection Tools (Micrometer, feeler gauge, height gauge, depth micrometer, dial indicator, levels, squares) Repair/Modify critical equipment ( cooling towers, Air Conditioning units, casting machine, polishers, humidifiers, dehumidifiers, controllers, Vacuum pumps, Stretch machines, autoclaves, ovens, PLC) Kanban utilization for all materials and supplies Technical Support (Electrical, Hydraulic, Pneumatic) Trouble Shooting (Hydraulic/Pneumatic) Fork lift certification Welding ( TIG, MIG, Steel and Aluminum) Operate Power Tools including, but not limited to; band saws, grinders, drill presses, shear, manual press, sanders, and pipe bender Behavioral Skills required : Express and discuss job/task related concerns in a productive, professional manner Follow through on requests and tasks assigned Productively and positively work within a diverse team environment Able to share points of view, and provide constructive feedback to and receive feedback from fellow team members Promote teamwork Requires: Must be able to read, write, report and communicate status of daily maintenance activities in a timely manner to direct supervisor, manager, and other shifts and teams.
Read and interpret work instructions and documented procedures.
Able to understand customer specifications and requirements, and provide full support to achieve department Key Process Indicator targets and goals.
Ability to lift/push/pull up to 50 lbs.
Work with some solvents and chemicals, and wear all required PPE necessary to complete work tasks.
Must follow all EH&S rules and regulations at all times.
Good record keeping skills are necessary.
Computer experience required.
Must be able to work overtime as necessary, per business needs.
Must be able to work 2nd shift and/or be reassigned shift if it is dictated by business needs, and any additional duties required by leadership.
Success Factors Prime Success Factors (focus on results, drive change, promote teamwork, build trust & respect, understand market & customer perspective) plus the following: Duties and Responsibilities (List each area on one line in order of importance and show percent of time spent on each). Troubleshoot, repair and modify critical production equipment/Safety 85% 6s- 10% Administrative 5% PPG prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a hair drug/toxins test and a background check.
PPG Industries, Inc.
offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.
PPG is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
You may request a copy of PPGs affirmative action plan by emailing . To read more about Equal Employment Opportunity please see attached links:
Website : http://www.ppg.com
PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in nearly 70 countries around the world. Sales in 2012 were $15.2 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG).