Current Openings:

  1. Solar Process Engineer
  2. Equipment Technician Electrical & Controls – Second Shift
  3. Production Assembler I – Third Shift & Weekend Shift
  4. Shipping/Receiver I – Third Shift

Itek offers competitive wages and a clean, climate-controlled work environment. Eligible staff enjoy a complete benefits including medical, dental, vision, and supplemental insurance programs, as well as paid holidays, vacation, and sick time. Shift differentials are available for eligible positions on Second, Third, and Weekend Shifts. Weekend Shifts are eligible for full-time benefits.

Shift ScheduleFirst Shift: M-F, 6:00 am–2:30 pm | Second Shift: M-F, 2:00 pm–10:30 pm | Third Shift: M-F, 10:00 pm–6:30 am | Weekend Shift: Sat/Sun, 6:00 am – 6:30 pm

Please submit resume along with completed Itek Energy Application to HR@itekenergy.com.

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Solar Process Engineer

This position requires an experienced solar process engineer to ensure the smooth running of Itek’s production line by engineering the line’s equipment and systems. Critical to this position is the ability to troubleshoot and problem-solve existing equipment and systems; research and present solutions, innovations, and system improvements; and adapt processes to evolving business needs and practices.

Duties:

  • Troubleshoot new or existing solar module production problems involving manufacturing equipment, systems, processes, design and materials
  • Investigate and resolve solar module production and other operational issues
  • Identify opportunities and implement changes to improve solar module production processes and reduce costs, using knowledge of processes, tooling, production equipment, assembly methods, quality control standards, and product design, materials and parts
  • Apply continuous improvement methods, LEAN manufacturing to enhance quality, reliability, or cost-effectiveness as it pertains to yield and uptime of solar stringers, printers and testers
  • Provide technical expertise or support related to solar module manufacturing
  • Incorporate new manufacturing methods or processes to improve existing solar module production operations
  • Review solar module product design for manufacturability and completeness
  • Determine root causes of failures and recommend changes in designs, tolerances, procedures, or process methods using statistical and other procedures
  • Prepare reports summarizing information or trends related to manufacturing performance
  • Prepare documentation for new manufacturing processes or engineering procedures

Required Knowledge:

  • Experience working Module Stringers, specifically TeamTechnik
  • Knowledge in Asys Printers and Testers

Qualifications:

  • Minimum two years’ experience in the position offered
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering.

Full-time, exempt position

Pay: DOE

This position is open until filled. Please submit resume along with completed Itek Energy Application to HR@itekenergy.com.


Equipment Technician Electrical & Controls – Second Shift

The Equipment Technician will be responsible for instrumentation engineering, maintenance and troubleshooting—ensuring reliability of the Electrical & Control infrastructure of our facility. This person will support manufacturing and other departments with reliable operation. Assist in electrical, instrumentation, Life Safety System, mechanical, and process operation. Position may require occasional emergency onsite response during off-duty hours.

Duties:

  • Use Lean tools and Toyota Kata methods to identify current and target conditions, obstacles, and PDCA cycles to achieve goals
  • Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process, quality, and reliability of the systems in place
  • Assist in the development of annual and periodic maintenance plans
  • Manage the construction activities of internal staff and outside contractors
  • Assist emergency response teams and other facility and manufacturing efforts
  • Provide engineering, planning, evaluation, and execution of improvements to the system operation

Desired Skills

  • Proficiency on instrumentation, control, PLC & HMI programming, and computer networking
  • Knowledgeable with Switchgear, Motor Control, VFD, DCS operation/maintenance/ troubleshooting/installation
  • Excellent problem solving skills

Preferred Experience

  • Associates degree or equivalent training coursework in related field OR Journeyman-level electrician equivalent required (Instrument Tech. is plus)
  • 2 years in a semiconductor manufacturing company or related facility preferred

Physical Elements

  • Noise Exposure: Elevated levels: 75% of time
  • Repetitive Motions: 90% of time
  • Standing: 90% of time
  • Lifting: Up to 50 pounds 20% of time
  • Walking: 90% of time
  • Outdoor Exposure: >10% of time

Second Shift: M-F, 2:00 pm–10:30 pm

Full benefits package available.

This position is open until filled. Please submit resume along with completed Itek Energy Application to HR@itekenergy.com.


Production Assembler I – Third Shift & Weekend Shift

Contributes to the completion of solar module units via a production line. Performs duties related to the assembly, disassembly, and repair of project units as required. Individuals with a natural mechanical aptitude and the ability to problem-solve perform well in this position.

Duties

  • Aligns, fits, and assembles component parts into completed units, using hand tools, fixtures, and templates
  • Verifies dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to specifications, using tools provided
  • Operation of semi-automated equipment used to build assemblies and sub-assemblies
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Skills/Knowledge

  • Good decision making, time management and ability to prioritize tasks
  • High level of manual dexterity working with hands and small tools
  • High level of attention to detail to ensure that quality standards are being met
  • Working knowledge of raw materials, production processes and quality control
  • Ability to read and write in the English language

Education/Training and Experience

  • One or more years of experience in manufacturing environment helpful
  • High School diploma or equivalent

Physical Elements

  • Noise Exposure: Elevated levels: 75% of time
  • Repetitive Motions: 100% of time
  • Standing: 100% of time
  • Lifting: Up to 75 pounds 10% of time, >50 pounds 50%
  • Walking: 100% of time
  • Outdoor Exposure: >10% of time

Pay: $12–$15/hr with shift differential. Full benefits package is also available to employees.

Positions are open until filled. Please submit resume along with completed Itek Energy Application to HR@itekenergy.com.


Shipping/Receiver I – Third Shift

Duties:

  • Complete forklift inspection form at the beginning of every shift.
  • Organize and pack finished goods to specification daily for transfer to storage facility.
  • Communicate effectively with peers through each shift.
  • Off load LTL trucks and full-container loads of incoming shipments utilizing forklift and hand dolly.
  • Verifying condition of shipment’s contents, and accuracy in relation to BOL/packing list prior to full acceptance.
  • Process all incoming receipts in a prompt, accurate, and efficient manner.
  • Monitor waste receptacles and consolidate drop boxes as necessary.
  • Stock and maintain production materials to established levels.
  • Update inventory tracking sheets upon material movement.
  • Assists inventory control with cycle counting components and finished goods.
  • Organize and maintain clean warehousing and receiving areas.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.

Skills/Knowledge

  • Working knowledge of raw materials, warehouse and production scheduling.
  • Obtain forklift safety certification through Itek Energy’s forklift safety course.
  • Experience operating forklifts in a variety of conditions, including indoors, outdoors, in cramped spaces, and loading and unloading freight from trailers and containers.
  • Current valid state-issued driver’s license with acceptable driving record.
  • Able to package materials appropriate to the shipping and storage methods.
  • Strong communication and math skills.
  • Ability to read and write in the English language.
  • Attention to details as well as accuracy of parts counting.

Education/Training and Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum one year of experience in warehousing, shipping and receiving duties

Physical Elements

  • Noise Exposure: Elevated levels: 75% of time
  • Repetitive Motions: 60% of time
  • Standing: 75% of time
  • Lifting: Up to 50 pounds 20% of time, > 25 pounds 20% of time, <25 pounds 60% of time
  • Walking: 50% of time
  • Outdoor Exposure: >10% of time

**A 5-year driving abstract and zero tolerance drug screen are required for this position. Employment is contingent on abstract findings and drug screen results**

Third Shift: M-F, 10:00 pm–6:30 am

A shift differential is included for third shift.  Full benefits package is also available to employees.

Positions are open until filled.  Please submit resume along with completed Itek Energy Application to HR@itekenergy.com.