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Assembler II - pallets/ crates 9/8/2016

Universal Forest Products Elizabeth City, NC

Company
Universal Forest Products
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000137324506
AJE Ref #
576115810
Location
Elizabeth City, NC
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Knowledge

* Minimum 9th grade completed.

* Minimum 1 year of experience assembling lumber components or specialty pallets/ crates is required; 2 year of experience or more is preferred.

* Working knowledge of basic math.


Skills and abilities

* Ability to work in a safe manner

* Ability to recognize size/grade/quality of material

* Demonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directions

* Demonstrate ability to use and operate hand tools, power tools, and nail/ staple guns.

* Demonstrate ability to stack material properly

* Ability to pay attention to surroundings

* Ability to identify safety issues in their work area, and notice equipment malfunctions

* Ability to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English.

* Ability to read a tape measure

* Ability to troubleshoot nail gun machines and other similar hand held equipment.

* Demonstrate eye-hand coordination

* Ability to work under immediate supervision

* Ability to pass a drug test

* Ability to work hours mandated by management

Conduct

* Safety conscious

* Team player and goal oriented

* Open to change and positive attitude

* Committed to plant and company goals

* Participates in Safety and CI programs

* Punctual and reliable

* Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results

Position will require bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, lifting/carrying over 25 lbs, pushing/pulling, twisting, standing and walking.

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* Secures and maintains correct component parts and supplies required on the operation (plates, nails, staples, fasteners, etc.).

* Completes work area set up.

* Fits parts together in accordance with prescribed manner and in accordance with quality standards.

* Operates presses and machinery in addition to hand tools as required to complete assembly process.

* Stacks completed products in accordance with established procedures, and if required, may cover, label and band components/finish product.

* Ensures work area is safe, clean and organized, and that equipment is safe to operate.

* Completes pre-shift/startup equipment inspection checklist and reports any problems or concerns.

* Maintains a clean and orderly work environment.

* Provides basic TPM to equipment and completes TPM paperwork when required.

* Maintains production records as required.

* Checks materials and finished products to ensure compliance with standards.

* Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality procedures, rules, and standards.

* Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings.

* Performs other duties as assigned.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Additional Benefits

Employee Stock Purchase Plan