Product Configuration Technician II in Rochester, MN at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 9/13/2019

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    Rochester, MN
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Job Description

Job Title
Product Configuration Technician II

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Job Summary
Product Configuration Technician I or II with our Configuration Group.

The product Configuration Technician, working in a team environment, is responsible for maintaining customer documentation that supports product builds of electromechanical devices. Strong attention to detail, Microsoft Excel experience, and general computer familiarity is highly desirable.

Essential Functions and Competencies

• Ability to communicate effectively; both written and verbal formats
• Effective interpersonal skills with coworkers and customers
• Participate in a continuous improvement activity
• Ability to work overtime when needed
Qualifications / Education / Experience
Level I-II
• Perform Approved Manufacturer List (AML) and Bills of Material (BOM) compares
• Create BOMs and part numbers using the database to maintain customer documentation
• Review customer documentation for accuracy, clarity and compatibility with Company processes
• May create less complex Engineering Change Orders (ECOs)
• Download customer data via e-mail, customer database accounts or FTP, as required
• File all related documentation Level II
• Perform all the essential functions and competencies listed above
• Prepare complex engineering changes based on Engineering Investigation Requests (EIRs) provided from customer, program office or engineering
• Analyze the effect of each change on the details of form, fit and function
• Submit completed work to the engineering department for consistency with prior engineering determinations
• Prior to final approval, review format of complex engineering drawings, parts lists and engineering changes for both proper format and content; Coordinate and/or implement appropriate action to correct any discrepancies
• Review engineering drawing release schedule and complete actions required to release and distribute advanced, new and revised engineering drawings, parts lists, engineering changes and related documents to designated company personnel
• Compile, input, verify and maintain identification status of data in the computer tracking system; Update data as required and provide lists and reports as needed
• Maintain drawings, release and unreleased, within the configuration database
• Advise supervisor of adverse conditions (e.g. excessive backlog of work, inadequate engineering inputs with change requests, etc.) and provide status reports to Program Office, Product Engineering, customer and supervisor
• Review and verify engineering changes prepared by drafting coordinators for completeness and accuracy; Provide assistance as required
• Revise and maintain all documentation per ECOs
• May provide mentorship to others in the configuration and documentation activity Level I 0-3+ years of experience Level II 4+ years of configuration/documentation experience of more complex customer activity and the ability to effectively mentor coworkers 2 Year Degree Preferred
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Job Location
Rochester, MN, USA

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