Associate Technical Training Developer
South Bend, Indiana - Part Time

Founded in 1926, Manufacturing Technology, Inc. (MTI) remains a family-owned South Bend, IN headquartered business which is currently operated by the 4th generation of the family.  MTI is the global leader in friction welding solutions with locations in the United States, United Kingdom, Slovakia and a majority-owned facility in India. Leveraging the outstanding MTI reputation and our strong customer relationships, MTI has developed a significant global presence as provider of critical friction welding solutions for Aerospace / Astrospace, Automotive, Military, Oil & Gas and Mining industries and boasts customers such as NASA, Boeing and large tier 1 automotive suppliers such as Rolls-Royce.  We are known as an independent, nimble, and fast responding partner for customized solutions. With over 250 global employees MTI generates over $40M in annual sales.  There are three main branches of the business: Friction Welding Machine Build, Resistance Welding in Europe and Contract Friction Welding. 

As our influence expands, we are searching for a skilled and creative minded Associate Technical Training Developer for approximately 20 hours per week to join our team of exceptionally dedicated and inter-connected professionals in an exciting and rewarding technically advanced company. By learning about exciting cutting-edge technologies and working within a fast-paced, entrepreneurial company where this position offers an opportunity to make a strong impact on the growth and success of the business while expanding the skillsets of the person holding the position.

Our MTI Training Production Assistant will be responsible for helping to shape our innovative internal and external training platform.  This person will assist MTI with filming, editing and uploading videos of machine functions to be used for training purposes within our “MTI Discover” website. 

This position is an integral part of our Global Service team.  We are seeking a focused, detailed-oriented team member with uncompromisingly high standards and solid work ethic coupled with a strong desire to learn.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills will be vital to effectively communicate with the many individuals this position comes into contact with.

This important role strives to achieve success by following MTI’s Core Values: Purposeful Innovation, MTI Family Company, Stellar Reputation, Customer Intimate, Supported Accountability, and An Environment Where You Are Expected to Contribute and Grow.

Location: South Bend, IN

The Challenge:

MTI is a company in significant growth, and rapid development in terms of globalizing and becoming best in class. MTI is looking for driven, collaborative, and innovative people to help us achieve our goals.

Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions

  1. Record video footage of MTI employees explaining and performing job tasks.
  2. Edit footage into useful training videos.
  3. Upload videos to training website.
  4. Transcribe training videos.
  5. Turn transcriptions into step-by-step instructions.
  6. Other duties as assigned.
  7. Advise and recommend future technical and/or operational direction and process improvements as related to this function.

 

Required Skills and Competencies

  1. Adobe Premiere
  2. Video Camera recording – assisting in creation of training videos
  3. Computer proficiency, including MS Office (especially Power Point), WordPress
  4. Basic Writing Skills to create step by step instructions
  5. Passion for digital media and best practices
     

Preferred Skills or Competencies

  1. Proficient in Adobe
  2. Familiar with Microsoft Office Teams
  3. Familiar with YouTube videos
  4. Technical/document writing abilities
  5. Basic understanding of graphic design
     

Physical Requirements

  1. Ability to perform general office-related activities.
  2. Frequently required to sit.  Moderately require to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop; kneel; crouch; crawl.
  3. Use hands for purposes of keyboarding; handle or feel.
  4. Occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.
  5. Ability to function in a manufacturing environment
     

Required Education and/or Experience

  1. Minimum of 1 year experience in a technical industry or related field.
     

This position could lead to full-time training or marketing roles.

Job Type: Part-Time
                 This is not a remote position.  This position requires your onsite presence.

Benefits:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Health Insurance
  • H.S.A. with company contribution
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible working schedule
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off, new hires receive 20 days per year
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Paid short term disability
  • Continuing Education: Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Voluntary uniform service
  • EV charging station for employees

Schedule:

  • Day shift

MTI is a privately held company headquartered in South Bend, Indiana, specializing in transformational, custom-engineered joining solutions for manufacturing processes. Our leading-edge expertise is available on site worldwide. An ISO 9001, AS9100, and NADCAP registered company, we also provide contract welding services at our 115,000 SF facility in South Bend, as well as at MTI Welding Technologies, Ltd. in Kingswinford, England.

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MTI is a EOE/Affirmative Action and Drug Free Workplace.