Esterline Machine Operator I in Tijuana, Mexico

Job Description

Esterline Technologies Corporation Machine Operator I Advanced Sensors Mexico Esterline welcomes people who share our determination and high standards to join us in doing work that moves the world forward. We design, manufacture, and market highly engineered products and systems principally for the aerospace and defense markets. Advanced Sensors Mexico, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Esterline, produces various temperature and speed sensors, as well as electrical harnesses, cables, and related hardware. Company Profile Company Name: Advanced Sensors Mexico, a subsidiary of Esterline Technologies Corporation Industry: Aerospace/Defense Products & Services Number of Employees: 250 Job Overview Title: *Machine Operator A *Job Family: *Production *Reports to: Production Manager Works with: Production staff, Manufacturing Engineers, Warehouse, Planners, Maintenance, etc. Location: Tijuana, BC Mexico Type: Full-Time Job Summary Under the direction of the Site Supervisor or lead, the Machine Operator A is responsible to performing and operate devices, Assemblies, manufacture products efficiently, on-time, to the right quality following the manufacturing documentation on daily duties. Primary Responsibilities

  • Assemble parts Following the instructions on operations documents (Pitch sheet, SOP, MJI, gamma, FP, FI, etc).

  • Inspect that all the material that produce meet all the quality requirements and the manufacturing documents requirements.

  • Maintain the traceability of the material in every stage of the process.

  • Track all the information required on the traveller sheets (POC, OF) to maintain traceability in every stage of the process as part numbers, lot numbers, dates, document revision, stamps, quantities.

  • Generate additional documentation with all the specified requirement

  • Operate different types of machines (Welder equipment, TIG o MIG, Brazing equipment, Test Equipment).

  • Maintain the working area in a clean and safety environment.

  • Follow all the specified on the internal work rules.

  • Do not perform any special operation without the release of the specific training.

  • Follow all the safety instructions all over the plant. Qualifications

  • Arithmetical skills

  • Vision Test approval

  • TWI or equivalent (required for trainers)

Education/Previous Experience Requirements

  • Junior High School Diploma


  • At least 18 months working on Esterline Advance Sensor Mexico as machine operator B, with a good record on discipline, quality, and commitment (could be a rare exceptions only with the approval of plant manager).


  • Basic Kanban systems knowledge

  • Experience working in clean environments

  • Experience working under microscope

  • Welding experience (TIG, MIG, Brazing, etc).

Training requirements

  • Hourly EE: Base on training matrix on one or more of the following

  • Release at least on 50% of the modules from the RTD’s program

  • Release at least on three Swaging equipment

  • Release as welding operator certified on IPC J-std-001.

  • Release as Plasma & TIG welding operations

  • Certified on AWS standard preferred

  • TWI or equivalent (required for trainers) Esterline Competencies

  • Customer focus, ethics and values, problem solving, integrity and trust, functional/technical skills, listening, action-oriented, composure, and values diversity.

  • Some practical experience in Industrial Engineering through internships or an entry-level position.

This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to give an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change. In addition, all employees of Advanced Sensors Mexico are expected to:

  • Promote teamwork and cooperative effort

  • Help train and give guidance to employees

  • Maintain a clean, safe, and unobstructed work area

  • Provide customers with the highest quality of products and services.

  • Understand and apply appropriate quality improvement processes

  • Report to work as scheduled.

City: Tijuana

State/Province/County: Baja California Norte

Full/Part-Time: Full Time

Position Type: Regular