Bastian Solutions Site Installation Supervisor in Any major city, Michigan
Site Installation Supervisor
Any major city, MI, USA
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Site Supervisors are the primary representatives for Bastian during the installation, commissioning, and startup portions of a project. Bastian is a global company, and our projects can occur anywhere in the in the world. Bastian has a strong, 60 year presence in the North American market, with regional sales offices located throughout the US and Canada.
Duties typically include:
Close coordination with Project Manager and/or Sales as applicable
Assistance with and final check of equipment layouts
Input into installation contractor selection. Occasionally for smaller projects the Site Supervisor may hire local personnel and perform the installation "in-house"
On-site receiving of shipments (documenting damage, inventory equipment, preparing lay-down areas, etc.)
Manage subcontractor personnel and hold them to Bastian and customer standards; costs and installation time based on goals / budgets received from Project Manager. Maintain a safe work site
Installing, starting-up and troubleshooting equipment that is generally not manufactured by Bastian, but whose quality and operation reflects on Bastian and affects the success of the project
Assist in controls debug
Develop and maintain installation and check-out check lists
Maintain a balance between happy customers and helping Bastian complete the project quickly and profitably
Respond to customer requests in a timely manner
Check-in with the office and monitor voice mail and e-mail at least once, preferably twice daily
Closely monitor the climate of personalities on the project. Anticipate problems and get help early
Feedback on project successes and challenges to be incorporated into Project Manager's lessons learned document
Energetic, ambitious and hard working individual that is skilled in mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and PLC troubleshooting. Strong interpersonal skills required. Must be fluent with the MS Office software suite and he use of the Internet/e-mail. Material Handling, Robotics, Manufacturing or Packaging background required. Previous conveying experience desired. The candidate must have a solid understanding of the application of contemporary industrial control systems. Strong demonstrated sense of customer service.
The technologies used range from high-level automation (robotics, AS/RS, AGV's, high speed sortation, light directed picking, etc.) to conventional products (workstations, rack pick modules, fabricated carts, vertical lifts, etc.) Our goal is to help companies compete in their markets by providing the best material handling system solutions and technology.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Carry appropriate customer contractor badges and safety equipment (glasses, hard hat, boots, etc.)
Promote Bastian in all appropriate forums
Work as a team with the rest of the office "small business mentality"
Attend all Bastian and customer meetings on time and prepared. Phone-in to Friday Sales Meeting
Master product information through training and personal efforts. Take charge of your training requirements and request the training you need
Maintain highest standards of professional appearance and manner in the office and especially with customers and suppliers
Assist in the training of new Bastian employees
Maintain a consistently positive, enthusiastic attitude
Communicate with Bastian management regarding personal expectations and goals so that the company and individual can better work together to maintain, tweak, or overhaul the job description to everyone's benefit
Pursue training and certification (Electrician, PLC programming, etc.)
Travel: up to 85% travel expected, including extended stays for start-ups. Travel durations will vary with locality of projects. Goal for Domestic projects is to return home every other weekend.
Occasional significant after hour time required when necessary during commissioning and installation.
Any and all job duties as assigned.
About Us:Bastian Solutions, a division of Toyota Advanced Logistics, is an independent system integrator dedicated to helping our customers increase their productivity through proven automation, information systems, and sound operating procedures. We provide turnkey solutions from design engineering and simulation all the way through installation and project management. We take great pride in providing exceptional service and flexibility to our customers. Bastian's solutions vary in complexity from simple manual to highly automated systems such as mobile robots, Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (ASRS), AGV's, RFID, sortation, carousels, and conveyor systems. Every solution Bastian proposes is considered on its own merits to provide tremendous productivity gains and a quick return on investment.
Benefits Include:Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance401(k) Retirement Plan with a company matchVacation/Holiday PayShort/Long Term Disability InsuranceTuition ReimbursementFlexible Work SchedulesVolunteer WorkProfessional Associations, Conferences and SubscriptionsCompany Meetings & Events
Join our growing team and sell, design and implement industry leading automated material handling solutions!
ALL CANDIDATES MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE USA LONG TERM WITHOUT SPONSORSHIP. NO RECRUITERS PLEASE.