FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Sparks, Nevada
Bilingual Production Control Specialist #881104
Brief Description:
  • Do you have a Bilingual Japanese background that wants to be a part of changing the world? Come utilize your skills, learn new things and be around like-minded people that exhibit behaviors that are aligned with our 7 Business Principles.
  • Check out the job description and apply today!
Responsibilities Include:
  • Support English/Japanese communication, as an expert interpreter/a expert translator among Japanese TAs and US members.
  • Daily periodic patrol/tour of the production floors to control/manage the production process. Control of Three Fix (fix position, fix items, and fix amount/quantity) of stocks, and OK/NG products.
  • Collect/compile daily production qty and quality control data.
  • The data collected/compiled shall be informed to managers as daily/ weekly/monthly periodic reports.
  • Enhance productivity of electrode production process by accurately understanding the production process and identifying the issues.
  • Identify risks and achieve improvements; ex. to promote 5S and to prevent foreign matter from getting into the process.
  • Understand and identify the electrode production actual results to help enhance productivity.
  • Knowledgeable on quality control of the electrode production process.
  • Knowledgeable on control contamination of electrode production process.
  • Train local employees on the QC methods or other training pertaining to localization.
  • Understanding of battery manufacturing control, daily output/quality control/contamination eliminate process, and experience.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.
  • Strong computer skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), creating/compiling/utilizing data.
  • Ability to communicate successfully with all levels of employee and management.
  • Excellent communication and writing skills in English and Japanese.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Basic knowledge of battery electrode production process.
  • Ability to walk or maneuver approximately 5 miles per day in the factory (no construction/production activities are included in the position).
  • Willingness to work in a construction environment and wear appropriate PPE (no construction/production activities are included in the position).
Bilingual Production Control Specialist:
  • We are collaborating with Tesla Motors, Inc. in a large-scale advanced battery manufacturing facility known as the Gigafactory near Reno, Nevada which is known for its quality of life and expansive outdoor adventures.
  • Our manufactures and supplies cylindrical lithium-ion cells for the world’s leading electric vehicle manufacturer, Tesla Motors, Inc. Based on the battery demand from Tesla, the Gigafactory plans to produce cells which will double the world’s current production.
  • Our mission is to make the vision of affordable Electric Vehicles a reality by production of the world’s safest, highest-quality, and lowest-cost batteries.
  • Through this effort we will create a clean energy society and our products will change society’s use of and perceptions of electric power.
Job Purpose:
  • Keep track daily production output, Coordinate day to day, Quality control management, assist contamination eliminate process, Supporting communication between Japanese and English locally with Japanese TA.
Additional Information:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is a financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused, operating in nearly half of the states in the U.S., Europe and India.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020!
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