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Packaging Coordinator

Location: Windsor Department: Production Type: Full Time Show More

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario....

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario.

At GFX, we have created a culture that values long-standing employees and excellence in everything we do. Employees can expect to be a part of a great team that values safety and quality.

Ground Effects is looking for a Packaging Coordinator to join our team in Windsor, Ontario. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated team player with good communication and organizational skills and would be responsible for, but not limited to, the following.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Grade 12 education, along with college education in related field or equivalent work experience
  • Computer skills are a definite asset
  • Must be team oriented with strong communication and organizational skills
  • Sound interpersonal skills with an ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of IATF 16949 along with experience with documentation and implementation an asset
  • Expertise in lean manufacturing techniques
  • Self directed and self-motivated
  • Effective time management
  • Must possess an appropriate and valid Ontario driver’s license. Use of own vehicle.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for managing the development, testing, installation and qualification of equipment and packaging systems
  • Lead the implementation of activities of manufacturing equipment and packaging processes, applying good project management and engineering principles.
  • Lead the packaging technology transfer to ensure seamless start up
  • Ensure alignment of manufacturing equipment and packaging deliverables with the requirements of operations
  • Lead investigations and assist with implementing corrective actions for their respective areas of responsibility for packaging related issues.
  • Provide long term support of the operation through effective project management
  • Assist with necessary training of operators
  • Ensure that all new designs follow a planned and structured approach which meets or exceeds the guidelines in the apqp manual
  • Able to plan and prioritize work to ensure deadlines and customer expectations are met
  • Assist with development of best practices and standards
  • Floor layout design
  • Packaging design, development, management
  • Design the packaging for each new part both returnable and expendable
  • Get quotes for all packaging items
  • Coordinate the ordering of new packaging
  • Determine quantity of containers required for each part
  • Develop packaging instructions
  • Develop service packaging for all service parts
  • Review existing packaging to develop more efficient and cost effective packaging solutions
  • Review existing packaging to come up with an effective method and price
  • Supply container inventory as appropriate
  • Do test packs and get packaging approval for all jobs
  • Other duties as assigned

Financial Analyst

Location: Windsor Department: Finance Type: Full Time Show More

Who We Are:
Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario....

Who We Are:
Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario.

At GFX, we have created a culture that values long-standing employees and excellence in everything we do. Employees can expect to be a part of a great team that values safety and quality.

Who You Are:
Ground Effects is currently searching for an Financial Analyst to join our team in Windsor, Ontario. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated team player with good communication and organizational skills and would be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Post-secondary diploma or degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • University degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • 3 years of progressive experience in accounting in a manufacturing environment
  • 4+ years of progressive experience in accounting in a manufacturing environment
  • Advanced level skills in MS Excel.
  • Adept decision making and analytical skills
  • Well versed mathematical expertise and reasoning

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain the inventory costing system and process on an ongoing basis.
  • Provide input and recommendations within the computer system to help achieve an effective costing process.
  • Participate in the financial performance results with budget vs actual variances.
  • Support the coordination and preparation of the month end close process as well as budget and forecast process.
  • Prepare financial models to support different budget and forecast scenarios.
  • Provide information to management by assembling and summarizing data
  • Preparing reports; making presentations of findings, analyses and recommendations.
  • Analyze financial reports and translate them into concise summaries for management.
  • Improve financial status by identifying and analyzing trends; recommending actions.
  • Increase productivity by developing automated applications within the system; eliminating duplications; coordinating information requirements.
  • Develop studies/recommendations for cost reduction and profit improvement programs as requested by management.
  • Other duties or special projects as assigned.

Help Desk Technician

Location: Windsor Department: IT Type: Full Time Show More

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario....

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario.

At GFX, we have created a culture that values long-standing employees and excellence in everything we do. Employees can expect to be a part of a great team that values safety and quality.

Ground Effects is looking for a Help Desk Technician to join our team in Windsor, Ontario. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated team player with good communication and organizational skills and would be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Graduate of a College program preferably in Information Systems or equivalent.
  • One to Two years’ experience supporting computers in a networked environment.
  • Excellent troubleshooting capability.
  • Previous successful customer service experience.
  • Sound judgment and decision-making skills.
  • Demonstrate flexibility and embrace change.
  • Strong analytical, technical, problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Must be process and procedure oriented.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Must have flexibility in scheduling to meet changing call volume levels.
  • Must be able to communicate technical information to customers in a non-technical manner.
  • Strong knowledge of and/or experience supporting Windows and MS Office products.
  • Technical training in Information Systems.
  • Experience with current desktop and server operating systems (Linux knowledge would be an asset).
  • Experience with desktop productivity applications and Lotus Notes would be an asset.
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver's licence.
  • Working knowledge of business printing systems.
  • Related industry specific certifications.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To provide level 1 and some level 2 support on issues within production/manufacturing and office environments.
  • Address and triage issues as they come into the department and address based on priority status.
  • Perform installation and maintenance on IT related equipment to ensure ideal uptime of each item.
  • Organize, coordinate, and follow through to completion IT-related activities to support upgrades, expansions, replacements. An example of this is coordinating network drops on plant floor.
  • Perform document and change management to ensure all key stakeholders have pertinent and up to date information. Keep ticketing system up to date ensuring time is captured and tickets are properly managed to ensure KPI’s are properly measured.
  • Manage all software and hardware access and support of central business systems.
  • Answer incoming calls and log all customer questions and issues accurately and efficiently into ticketing system.
  • Troubleshoot hardware, software and network related issues.
  • Provide restorative or maintenance actions to resolve end-user issues.
  • Assist with defining and documenting knowledge base articles.
  • Assist with special project work as needed.
  • Will escalate problems to the next level of support when necessary.
  • Consistently meet or exceed required performance criteria.
  • May be required to work shift work to support 24-hour operations.
  • Will be required to be available on-call.
  • Other duties or special projects as assigned.

Accounts Payable Coordinator

Location: Windsor Department: Finance Type: Full Time Show More

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario....

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario.

At GFX, we have created a culture that values long-standing employees and excellence in everything we do. Employees can expect to be a part of a great team that values safety and quality.

Ground Effects is looking for a Accounts Payable Coordinator to join our team in Windsor, Ontario. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated team player with good communication and organizational skills and would be responsible for, but not limited to, the following.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Grade 12 education. Graduate of a college or University Accounting Program strongly preferred.
  • One to three years of office work experience especially in the accounting field.
  • Computer skills especially Excel and Word.
  • Team oriented
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Sound interpersonal skills and an ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Familiarity with IATF 16949 is an asset.
  • Must possess and maintain an appropriate and valid Ontario driver’s license. Use of own vehicle would be helpful.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible to process the entire A/P cycle in a timely and organized manner, meeting all required deadlines according to company policy.
  • Match vendor invoices to packing slips and purchase orders to ensure that the amounts being invoiced are the same as the 'agreed-upon' price and that all goods or services being invoiced were received or rendered according to company policy.
  • Run month end A/P reports as required and maintains A/P files.
  • Assists, as required to answer phones, greet visitors, complete bank deposits, process letters and memos and prepare customs documentation.
  • Performs miscellaneous duties as assigned by the senior managers.

 

 

Customer Service Coordinator - EDI

Location: Windsor Department: Production Type: Full Time Show More

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario....

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario.

At GFX, we have created a culture that values long-standing employees and excellence in everything we do. Employees can expect to be a part of a great team that values safety and quality.

Ground Effects is looking for a Customer Service Coordinator to join our team in Windsor, Ontario. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated team player with good communication and organizational skills and would be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • A minimum of Grade 12 education or equivalent, with completion of post secondary education preferred
  • 1-2 Years of experience in EDI/Logistics or similar capacity
  • Experience working in the automotive industry a definite assist
  • Must have knowledge of NAFTA and customs documentation requirements
  • Must be familiar with OEM packaging specification guidelines
  • Must have computer skills; including Windows and MS Office, Lotus Notes, Epicor
  • Must be team oriented and possess strong communication
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Familiarity with IATF16949 requirements an asset
  • Health and Safety, First Aid and CPR training an asset

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Be the point of contact for all customers and address issues in a professional and proficient manner in order to provide 100% customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure all customer orders/releases are entered into Epicor and Autocor systems.
  • Where applicable, the incumbent must electronically receive and transmit customer requirements (i.e. Smart system, EDI/ASN systems).
  • Ensure all shipping documentation is accurate and entered correctly in Epicor / Autocor.
  • Monitor and report department measurables as directed by Warehouse Manager.
  • Assist with any additional duties as assigned by Warehouse Manager.

Design Detailer

Location: Windsor Department: International Seating and Decor Type: Full Time Show More

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario....

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario.

At GFX, we have created a culture that values long-standing employees and excellence in everything we do. Employees can expect to be a part of a great team that values safety and quality.

Ground Effects is looking for a Design Detailer to join our International Seating and Décor team in Windsor, Ontario. Ground Effects Ltd. has dedicated itself to excellence since 1986 and has evolved into a multi-faceted supplier of quality interior/exterior accessory components for the automotive industry and more. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated team player with good communication and organizational skills and would be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in design and detailing
  • Must have Architectural Technology Diploma
  • Must have strong technical skills
  • Must be team oriented and able to communicate effectively
  • Must have excellent organizational skills
  • Experience with CNC programming is a definite asset
  • Must have AutoCAD certification

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop conceptual designs for fast food restaurants and projects as required relating to effective and efficient space planning , furniture layout and decor
  • Co-ordinate customer requests as required specifically as they relate to design and detailing to ensure customers’ needs and requirements are met.
  • Translate design specifications into technical working drawings ensuring that products are manufacturable and installable.
  • Ensure accuracy for final detailed drawings prior to presentation to production department
  • Responsible for processing/preparing shop drawings and router programs for the production department all based on the final detailed drawings and specifications
  • Attend site meetings/obtain site dimensions as required
  • Work with plant manager to provide estimating quote sheets for furniture and millwork packages bid closings
  • Conduct or attend general customer meetings and pre-production meetings as delegated or required
  • Attend and provide input in development meetings relating to new products/processes etc.
  • Formulate or recommend for approval, policies and procedures on design/detailing/router programming and administer these policies for the company
  • Perform daily tasks to ensure work is being completed accurately and on a timely basis
  • Remain current with industry development, improvements and technology by attending trade shows, interacting with vendor contacts and reading industry publications
  • Attend conferences, conventions and shows as required
  • Prepare and maintain proper shop drawing material for the company' complete product line
  • Support the Health and Safety committee
  • Assist with other duties as assigned by the Operations Manager
  • Responsible for preparing material cut lists and CNC router programs

Cabinet Maker

Location: Windsor Department: International Seating and Decor Type: Full Time Show More

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario....

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario.

At GFX, we have created a culture that values long-standing employees and excellence in everything we do. Employees can expect to be a part of a great team that values safety and quality.

Who You Are:

Ground Effects is looking for a Cabinet Maker to join our International Seating and Décor division. International Seating and Décor is a vibrant company that has become a leader in the production of custom designed commercial cabinetry and architectural millwork

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Grade 12 education
  • Experience in woodworking environment an asset
  • Knowledge of reading a tape measure, blueprints, and handling various tools and asset and may be required for specific jobs
  • Must be aware of quality, productivity, and safety standards as it relates to the job being performed and ensure that they are consistently met
  • Must be team oriented.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Receive daily instruction from the Plant Manager and carry out duties as required.
  • Ensure that machine or required tools are set up as per instructions from Plant Manager or Lead Hand.
  • Ensure that work is being carried out as per work instructions (including quality requirements) and that all work is checked for correctness.
  • Perform work so that production requirements are met.
  • Perform any work in a safe manner according to the Company Health and Safety Policy. Alert Supervisor of any problems or concerns related to safety.
  • Ensure that all tools and machinery are respected and used correctly as to prevent damage.
  • Ensure work area including machine and floor are cleaned upon completion of use
  • Ensure that products are properly handled to prevent damage
  • Immediately notify Supervisor of any non-conforming material or product.
  • Ensure that product is packaged and loaded correctly to avoid damage.
  • Ensure all finished goods when packaged have job numbers clearly marked with description of contents for identification purposes.
  • Attend and provide input in production meetings.

Machine Maintenance

Location: Kingsville Department: Maintenance Type: Full Time Show More

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario....

Who We Are:

Established in 1986, Ground Effects has grown to become a multi-faceted supplier of interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry. We are a global company, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario.

At GFX, we have created a culture that values long-standing employees and excellence in everything we do. Employees can expect to be a part of a great team that values safety and quality.

Who You Are:

Ground Effects is currently searching for a Machine Maintenance professional to join our growing Maintenance team in Kingsville, Ontario.

In this role, you will be performing preventive maintenance on machines throughout our plastic injection molding facility. You have a strong mechanical background and a good understanding of basic electricity, pneumatics and hydraulics. You have excellent troubleshooting and teamworking skills, possess a positive health and safety attitude and are passionate about continuous improvement.

What You Can Expect From the Role:

The responsibilities of the Machine Maintenance team member are as follows:

  • Ensure that all preventative maintenance is carried out in a timely manner as per schedules. Any PM activity which results in longer downtime than originally scheduled must be reported to the Maintenance Coordinator.
  • Ensure that all preventive maintenance performed is documented on the PM worksheets or on PM Check sheets.
  • Worksheets are to be handed in after all applicable PM work is complete, check sheets are handed in on the last working day of each month.
  • Ensure that all machine breakdowns are given prompt attention and troubleshoot for the cause of the breakdown. All repairs are to be performed and properly documented.
  • Perform electrical repairs to machinery and/or building requirements.
  • Ensure that any safety issues arising due to machine maintenance are immediately attended to.
  • Inform the Maintenance Coordinator of all parts requirements in regards to preventative maintenance.
  • Ensure that employee Preventive Maintenance activities are taking place and documented on PM Check sheets. Inform the Maintenance Coordinator of any situations where this is being neglected.
  • Other duties or special projects as assigned.

What Qualifications and Skills Do You Possess?

  • Two years community college in a related field or equivalent work experience.
  • Must possess a certificate in Industrial Electronic Repair if performing any in depth electronic repairs.
  • Certification as an Industrial Maintenance Mechanic a definite asset.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience performing machine maintenance activities in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must be familiar with IATF 16949 requirements especially as it relates to machine maintenance activities.
  • Must have a strong mechanical background and have a general understanding of the function and operation of fabrication equipment.
  • Must have blueprint reading knowledge.
  • Must be team oriented and have excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Computer skills a definite asset.
  • Must have excellent problem solving/troubleshooting skills.
  • Knowledge of basic electricity, pneumatics and hydraulics a definite asset.
  • Must have and maintain an appropriate and valid Ontario Driver's license.

Other Important Details You Need to Know:

  • Travel may be required.
  • Manual dexterity is required.
  • Shift: Swing Shift (bi-weekly rotation)
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