Kongsberg Maritime - Sensors and Robotics

Looking for an exciting opportunity as a Manufacturing Operator?

Manufacturing Operator

Looking for an exciting opportunity as a Manufacturing Operator

We are a dynamic and innovative company, dedicated to producing cutting-edge hydro-acoustic subsea sensors that operate at great depths. As a Manufacturing Operator, you will play a crucial role in the production of our high-tech composites, which include piezoelectric ceramics and other materials, using advanced machines and machining processes such as dicing, grinding, milling, and laser.

We are looking for a proactive and self-driven individual with technical understanding, accuracy, and attention to detail. At Kongsberg Discovery, you will be joining a committed and competent team of colleagues who share knowledge and help each other to succeed.  

As a Manufacturing Operator, your key accountabilities will include preparing products for machining, operating our department's CNC machines, performing first bit piece check/control, performing first line maintenance of machinery and process equipment, LEAN work, as well as other process and quality improvement projects, and reporting any deviations on HSE, products, processes, and machines.

Qualifications and experience

  • Education within production technique or experience from a production environment
  • Experience as a Manufacturing Operator or in the CNC machining profession is an advantage
  • Good IT-knowledge with Microsoft Office and ERP systems is preferable
  • Proficiency in Norwegian, written and verbal, is required
  • Good English skills are preferable

This employment requires security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority. The successful candidate may start work with limited accesses whilst the clearance is being processed. For more information visit www.nsm.no.

You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • comply to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
  • create a stable and re-assuring work atmosphere and support and encourage the team.
  • communicate in a clear, precise, and structured way
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information, and support others in the pursuit of team goals

In this role, you will be working in a 2-shift rotation. 

If you are ready to be a part of our journey and help us shape the future of hydro-acoustic subsea sensors, apply now to join our team at Kongsberg Discovery as a Manufacturing Operator!

What we can offer

This is an exciting opportunity to join us in Kongsberg. With us, you will be offered a competitive salary and benefit packages with good development opportunities in an international environment. We have flexible work hours and holiday arrangements in addition to a good pension and insurance scheme. We offer an inspiring and safe work-environment and the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future.

Work location
Horten, Strandpromenaden

Point of contact
Paul Ansgar M. Thomas, Group Manager, SC Production CNC +47 92 60 64 79

Kongsberg Discovery is responsible for product and technology development, supply chain operations, and project delivery for KONGSBERG's subsea and marine surface sensors, hydroacoustic positioning, sonar & mapping systems, robotic vessels, and communications systems. Through its comprehensive portfolio of offerings, Kongsberg Discovery continues to be recognized as a world leader in its core markets all over the world. We have a strong history and track record of delivering world-class products and services to customers across the globe. There is a firm focus on developing advanced technological and autonomous systems that optimize operations at sea – while simultaneously reducing the environmental impact – our solutions are key in transforming the maritime sector for a more sustainable future.

At Kongsberg, we believe in tackling challenging problems and delivering extreme performance for extreme conditions.  We do that through excellent products and services developed for delivering the greatest benefits to our customers.

WORLD CLASS – through people, technology and dedication

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