Fettling Specialist

Job Description:

  • Coordination of dates in consideration of available capacities; ex. employees, machines, facilities, etc.
  • Develop a work plan at the start of the shift and dispose deployment of employees, facility, and machine utilization according to framework conditions
  • Plan, monitor, and improve execution of work
  • Ability to help in the elimination of production and material bottlenecks and suggest improvements
  • Ability to make on-site decisions autonomously; ex. avoiding disturbances in the internal and external production process Ability to carry out claim discussions with the customer in consideration of specifications
  • In the event of defects immediately initiate a countermeasure independently to correct the problem
  • Eliminate technical deficiencies such as with the machine, facilities, devices, gauges, tooling, etc.
  • Efficiently train and instruct employees with less experience and offer support in the improvement of their work
  • Monitor and inspect subordinates work and assure compliance with safety regulations.
  • Promote the CIP-process in the respective area of responsibility
  • Maintain and take care of programs, administer and maintain technical documents, incorporate modifications, and inform the respective operational positions accordingly
  • Prepare guidelines and procedure descriptions according to specifications, prepare allowances, drafts and drawing to specifications
  • Incorporate deviations and modifications and inform accordingly
  • Organize and carry out team meetings
  • Prepare and work an action plan


  • At least 3-5 years in a leadership position.
  • High degree of readiness for taking responsibility, reliability and self-organization.
  • Strong ability to communicate and to work in a team environment.
  • Good IT and MS Office Knowledge.
  • Previous management experience a plus.
  • High School Diploma or GED required.

Your salary and Fritz Winter benefits

We offer a competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits package

Apply in person with resume or at http://focuscareer.ky.gov

Kentucky Career Center 803 Chestnut Street Bowling Green, KY 4210, phone (270) 746-7425 or NOW (button on the right side)                                                                                                  

Fritz Winter Iron Foundry
The Fritz Winter iron foundry is the largest independent iron foundry of Europe with more than 3,700 employees in Germany and an annual turnover of more than US$700m.
Since 1951 Fritz Winter has great competence and experience of designing and casting of parts for brakes, chassis, motors and hydraulics. As an innovative manufacturer, for example in lightweight construction, the company ranks among the world’s best. Fritz Winter is the principal supplier to all reputable companies in the car, utility vehicle and hydraulics industries. As reaction to the international presence of its customers Fritz Winter not only wants to supply its customers from Germany. It wants to become a global partner, locally based. Now Fritz Winter is beginning to establish a new facility in the United States and we want you to be part of this activity.

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