Cartridge Manufacturing Technician 3
Newport News, VA 
Posted 11 days ago
Job Description
Cartridge Manufacturing Technician 3
Location US-VA-Newport News
Company Canon Virginia, Inc.
Requisition ID 25198
Category Manufacturing
Position Type Full-Time
The Cartridge Manufacturing Technician 3 position is an entry level position in the world of Canon High-Speed Automation. You would be responsible for operating the automated, robotic assembly lines at Canon Virginia. After training, this position involves direct control of assembly line robotics by machine interfaces, troubleshooting hardware items such as pneumatic actuators, electric grippers, servos, solenoid valves and conveyors. The technician also troubleshoots and monitors processes controlled by logic through direct access to the PLC software.The technician plays a key role for innovating new ideas where manual processes can be automated. Canon Virginia, Inc. is a leader in the world of Cartridge automation.

This is the entry level position for a 3 tier training program where technicians combine on-line training with hands on experience to further their career as a Technician 2 and 1.
- Prepares process line start-up and shut-down functions (e.g., setting-up equipment, testing, loading, cleaning); ability to communi-
cate with equipment through HMI control panels.
- Performs routine quality maintenance (e.g. wiping lens, changing suction cups, etc.) on multiple process lines to improve line up-
- May perform calibration checks on process line equipment to confirm tolerances are within specifications to ensure the quality of
parts and/or materials produced by line.
- Responds to machine stops by identifying where and analyzing why the error occurred, to gain a better understanding to minimize
future risks; resets machines to resume production; relays findings to PM to expedite equipment repairs.
- Completes all required check sheets, forms, reports and lists regarding defects, dimensional specifications, quantity and set-up,
recording data and entering into the database accordingly.
- Loads and unloads parts and materials from process line equipment to maintain efficient production and prevent stops. Changes rolls of material.
PLEASE NOTE: As a federal government contractor, we comply with all applicable federal laws, regulations, orders and mandates. As a result, the person performing this role must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless the Company grants an exemption based on a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

- High School Diploma or GED and some process operations or related manufacturing experience preferred.
- Must be able to read and follow work standards and complete documents.
- May require forklift certification or ability to acquire certification.
- May be required to work overtime and may be assigned to other shifts based on company needs.
Company Overview
About our Company - Canon Virginia, Inc. located in Newport News, Virginia is a global manufacturer for Canon's office and consumer products. Our innovative and efficient production methods along with our environmental commitment make us a leading global manufacturer. Since opening our doors in 1985, Canon Virginia has provided world class manufacturing services. It is the policy of Canon Virginia, Inc. (CVI) to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, creed, color, age, sex, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, national origin, or physical/mental disability except where there is a bona fide occupational qualification. This policy relates to all phases of recruitment, employment, compensation, benefits administration and participation in company sponsored employee activities. This includes hiring, promotions, demotions, transfers, layoffs, recall, training and terminations. Employment practices will conform to all federal, state and local laws on non-discrimination.
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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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