Employment

Plasan Carbon Composites is an exciting Automotive Tier One Manufacturer leading the industry in Carbon Fiber Technology and Manufacturing. Plasan Carbon Composites has two locations in the United States; a manufacturing facility in Walker, Michigan, as well as a Customer Development Center in Wixom, Michigan.

Employment

Plasan Carbon Composites is always interested in communicating with enthusiastic and reliable individuals who are interested in manufacturing or professional opportunities. We offer a generous benefit package that includes medical, dental, short-term disability, group term life insurance, a 401(K) plan, paid vacation, sick time and 10 paid holidays. Optional benefits offered include vision, long-term disability, and voluntary life insurance.

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PRODUCTION ASSOCIATE – WALKER, MI
DEPARTMENT: Manufacturing
LOCATION: Walker, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Full-time
JOB SUMMARY
The Production Associate will be required to be multi-skilled and multi-functional in a variety of manufacturing tasks. It will be expected that the Production Associate will be cross-trained and become competent in the tasks of Kit-Cut, Lay-Up/Press/De-Mold, Router, Sander, Primer, Bonder, Finish, Autoclave, and Autoclave Lay-Up.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
• High School diploma or GED required
• Manual dexterity required
• High level of visual acuity
• Good time management skills.
• Excellent attention to detail.
• Commitment to promoting a safe work environment.
• Work well in a team environment.
APPLY NOW!
Are you interested in a safe, creative, team-oriented and diverse working environment?

  1. CLICK HERE to download our application. Upload your completed application and resume to our application page, drop off at our Walker manufacturing facility, or e-mail to: employment@plasancarbon.com
  2. Stop in to 3195 Wilson Dr, NW; Walker, MI to pick up or submit an application.

 

ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST
DEPARTMENT:  Human Resources
LOCATION:  Walker, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS:  Full-time

JOB SUMMARY
The Organizational Development Specialist is responsible for the development and implementation of Plasan’s training and development program, focused on the Walker facility.  This position develops, implements and drives multiple initiatives supporting both on-boarding processes as well as development for production and professional staff members.  Supports TS16949 training compliance and reports to the Employee Relations Manager.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor degree in Organizational Development or related field with 2-4 years’ related experience in a manufacturing environment, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability and proven success to assess, design, and implement effective training programs
  • Strong leadership, delegation, coaching skills, and ability to train and motivate others
  • Excellent planning and organization skills; strong written and verbal presentation skills
  • Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing with all levels of the organization
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Commitment to promoting a safe work environment
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Ability to maintain confidential information
  • Ability to make effective decisions, seek to find solutions to problems, and work independently
  • Excellent customer service skills.

TO APPLY:  E-mail cover letter and resume to: Dennis Boone, Dennis.Boone@PlasanCarbon.com

 

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE C.O.O.
LOCATION:  Walker, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS:  Full-time

JOB SUMMARY
The Executive Assistant is responsible for administrative support for the office area with emphasis on the Operations, support functions, and Engineering management teams.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • An associate degree in business with 2-4 years’ experience or combination of education and experience. Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration preferred.
  • Experience within a multidisciplinary environment required.
  • Experience within a manufacturing operation preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of computer systems and Microsoft office programs including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Must have outstanding interpersonal skills as this position will be viewed as the “face of the organization”.
  • Good time management skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Commitment to promoting a safe work environment.
  • Work well in a team environment.
  • Ability to maintain confidential information.
  • Ability to make effective decisions, seek to find solutions to problems, work independently and investigate inquiries and respond in a timely manner.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with other employees and visitors.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents, procedure manuals and other correspondence.

TO APPLY:  E-mail cover letter and resume to:  Dennis Boone, Dennis.Boone@PlasanCarbon.com

 

PAINT ENGINEER – WALKER, MI
DEPARTMENT:  Engineering
LOCATION:  Walker, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS:  Full-time

JOB SUMMARY
The Paint Tender ensures smooth launch and ongoing performance of painted products. Coordinates and participates in continuous improvement processes. Works with internal and external contacts frequently. Plans for future paint and/or paint systems requirements. Work may involve providing work direction to other staff. Performs other duties as needed in support of business objectives. Work involves frequent exposure to chemicals and hazardous waste.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Degree in Mechanical, Industrial, or Automotive Engineering or combination of experience and education
  • Experience with CAD/CAM and robotics
  • 7 years’ experience in manufacturing engineering – specifically in paint engineering
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Commitment to promoting a safe work environment
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Ability to maintain confidential information
  • Ability to make effective decisions, seek to find solutions to problems, work independently, and investigate inquiries and respond in a timely manner
  • Excellent customer service skills

TO APPLY:  E-mail cover letter and resume to:  Dennis Boone, Dennis.Boone@PlasanCarbon.com

 

PAINT TENDER – WALKER, MI
DEPARTMENT:  Manufacturing
LOCATION: Walker, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS:  Full-time; All Shifts

JOB SUMMARY
The Paint Tender will be responsible for efficient operation of an automated paint line.  Responsible for programming robots, mixing paint, and troubleshooting equipment.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum of two-years’ experience in paint application
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Commitment to promoting a safe work environment
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Ability to maintain confidential information
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to make effective decisions, seek to find solutions to problems, work independently and investigate inquiries and respond in a timely manner

TO APPLY:  E-mail cover letter and resume to:  Dennis Boone, Dennis.Boone@PlasanCarbon.com

 

PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR – WALKER, MI
DEPARTMENT: Manufacturing
LOCATION:  Walker, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS:  Full-time; 2nd or 3rd Shift

JOB SUMMARY
The Manufacturing Supervisor will be responsible for coordinating and facilitating activities associated with the manufacturing of quality carbon fiber body panels.  Must lead, manage, and motivate the Production Team in the areas of Quality, Safety, Productivity, and Continuous Improvement.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent training and experience
  • Experience supervising employees in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and procedures
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of composites preferred
  • High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with all levels of the organization, motivate employees and elicit work output
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Commitment to promoting a safe work environment
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Ability to maintain confidential information
  • Ability to make effective decisions, seek to find solutions to problems, work independently and investigate inquiries and respond in a timely manner
  • Excellent customer customer service skills
  • Passion for implementation

TO APPLY:  E-mail cover letter and resume to:  Dennis Boone, Dennis.Boone@PlasanCarbon.com

 

INTERNSHIPS – ENGINEERING
LOCATION:  Walker or Wixom, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS:  Part-time or Full-time Temporary

JOB SUMMARY
While working under the direction of the Product or Manufacturing Engineering Manager, the Engineering Intern participates in project-based learning.  Opportunities may satisfy college internship or co-op requirements, or may be non academic and are available year round.

TO APPLY:  E-mail cover letter and resume to: Jamie Groom, Jamie.Groom@PlasanCarbon.com

 

INTERNSHIP/CO-OP – ELECTRICAL ENGINEER – JANUARY 2016
LOCATION:  Walker, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS:  Part-time or Full-time Temporary

JOB SUMMARY
While working under the direction of Manufacturing Engineering Manager, the Electrial Engineering Intern participates in project-based learning.  Opportunities may satisfy college internship or co-op requirements, or may be non academic.  Position to begin in January 2016.

TO APPLY:  E-mail cover letter and resume to: Jamie Groom, Jamie.Groom@PlasanCarbon.com

 

MANUFACTURING ENGINEER
LOCATION: Walker, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Full-time

JOB SUMMARY:
Reporting to the Manufacturing Engineering Manager, the Manufacturing Engineer develops and implements optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards.  Recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls.  Coordinates manufacturing launch for new or revised products.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
• Degree in Mechanical, Industrial, or Automotive Engineering or combination of experience and education
• Experience with CAD/CAM and other IT skills are required

TO APPLY:  E-mail cover letter and resume to:  Dennis Boone,  Dennis.Boone@PlasanCarbon.com 

 

PRODUCT ENGINEER
LOCATION: Wixom, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Full-time

JOB SUMMARY:
Reporting to the Manager of Product Engineering, the Product Engineer provides customer support by providing engineering assistance, trouble-shooting support and assisting the program teams from new product development through product life cycle.  This position interfaces regularly with the customer to resolve engineering concerns and quality issues.  Coordinate technical/design development direction and continuously communicates design critiques from the customer.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
• Bachelor’s in Engineering required or equivalent combination of education and five years’ experience
• Catia, Solidworks, NX or UG experience required
• 2+ years preferred experience in Automotive
• Carbon Composites Experience and Product Design a plus
• GD&T experience a plus
• Problem Solving Skills (5 Why, 5W+1H, Fishbone, 8D)
• Work well in a team environment

TO APPLY:  E-mail cover letter and resume to:  Dennis Boone,  Dennis.Boone@PlasanCarbon.com

 

QUALITY ENGINEER
LOCATION: Walker, MI
EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Full-time

JOB SUMMARY:
The Quality Engineer is responsible for supporting the Quality System including Customer Contact, Supplier Contact, Receiving Inspection, Final Audit, TS16949, PPAP, APQP, QOS, 8D Problem Solving, Metrology, Layout functions, and Continuous Improvement Efforts as well as all associated documentation.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
• Bachelor’s degree in a technical field with four years’ experience in quality engineering or equivalent
• Advanced quality planning, APQP, PPAP, SPC, MSA, FMEA, control plan, QS9000, ISO:2008 and TS16949:2009 experience
• Familiar with dimensional measuring equipment and layouts. Advanced mathematical calculations, such as squares, square roots, standard deviation and formulas
• Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exist

TO APPLY:  E-mail cover letter and resume to:  Dennis Boone,  Dennis.Boone@PlasanCarbon.com