• Shop Coordinator

    Job Locations US-WA-Everett
    Req No.
    2019-1425
    Category
    Facilities
    Type
    Full-Time
  • Overview

    The Shop Coordinator oversees the maintenance of shop tools and equipment within the mockup/prototype facility setting.  In addition, this role is responsible for the upkeep and organization of the shop facility itself and for supporting TEAGUE operations by driving and transporting goods to multiple Seattle area locations. Lastly, the Shop Coordinator is responsible for overseeing and enforcing all health and safety protocol in the workshop environment.

     

    Why We Need This Position

    Innovation isn’t just about great ideas. It also involves building a lot of physical stuff—protypes and mockups that allow us to see what those ideas look like in reality. And in order to build that stuff, we need a well-equipped shop filled with all the right tools, which need to be maintained to ensure optimal functioning and safety. That’s where you come in. We need someone like you to keep our shop in good working order and monitor shop safety at every level to ensure it’s set up for us to do our best work.

     

    Who We’re Looking For

    A responsible individual with deep knowledge of shop tools and equipment; an obsessive approach to safety; excellent organizational skills to help develop and oversee the various aspects of protyping projects; and a flexible, can-do attitude in the face of many demands. Sound like you? Read on for details.

    First, we need an expert who can oversee or perform shop tool and equipment operation and maintenance. This includes conducting the final review of tools to ensure maintenance has been suitably completed; hiring contractors; maintaining documentation; training other personnel on it; ordering supplies as needed; and ensuring that all safety protocols are being followed. Second, we need your help maintaining the general facility, which includes an in-depth knowledge of building and facility systems and operations and safety measures. Third, you are responsible for preparing cost estimates including, but not exclusive to selecting, supervising, and obtaining estimates from outside vendors; prioritizing tracking, handling, and maintaining records of costs. Fourth, you will support project planning, including space planning and configuration; developing project plans, coordinating projects, and completing them on time and within budget. Finally, you’re game for helping with various miscellaneous tasks that come up, whether that’s transporting prototypes to other Seattle-area facilities or pitching in for Boeing POC construction. In short, if you know your way around a shop; can juggle multiple competing demands with grace; and like the prospect of working with others to do a job well, we’d like to hear what you have to say.

     

    What We Just Said, Now in 6 Bullet Points (a.k.a., Essential Qualifications):

    • Experience: High school graduate; 3+ years’ experience safely driving company vehicles; 3+ years’ experience conducting facility and equipment maintenance activities
    • Special skills: Familiar with construction standards including techniques, terminology and equipment; requires basic computer skills for Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel; familiar with the Greater Puget Sound area, reading maps, using automotive GPS systems, and following written and verbal driving directions; valid Washington State Driver’s License; familiar with operation of lift gates and dock plates; familiar with legal requirements of transportation of commercial goods; ability to operate a forklift, pallet jack and other material-handling equipment; driving record must meet Teague’s requirements for operation of company vehicle
    • Physical requirements: Ability to stand, walk, reach, climb, balance, kneel, crouch, talk, hear, and smell; normal corrective vision; frequently required to lift up to 50 pounds, 25 pounds overhead; must be able to travel to other TEAGUE facilities in the greater Seattle area
    • Passion: Tinkering with shop equipment and tools; working with others; building things
    • Role: Ensuring that TEAGUE’s shop tools and equipment are optimized for us to do our best work
    • Personality: self-motivated, flexible, energetic, problem-solver, organized, collaborative

    DOE - Competitive hourly wage and comprehensive benefits package offered.

     

    At TEAGUE, we value diversity.  We search the globe, literally, to find and attract top talent from diverse backgrounds.  

     

    TEAGUE is an EEO/AA employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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