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POST DATE 9/9/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

Universal Forest Products Gordon, PA

Company
Universal Forest Products
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000137839106
AJE Ref #
576125052
Location
Gordon, PA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY
Knowledge

* Minimum 6th grade basic education or equivalent.

* Minimum 3 months experience using saws or similar equipment; some experience in manufacturing and assembling 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 dangerous/heavy equipment

* 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 complete production reporting

* Ability to read a tape measure

* Ability to learn/understand cuts and yields

* Ability to troubleshoot and perform minor maintenance to the 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




* Reads production scheduling sheets and identifies required material for the operation.

* Ensures material meets quality specifications (grade, size, moisture content, etc).

* Performs setups according to specifications.

* Feeds material according to specifications.

* Periodically checks equipment to ensure specifications are being met.

* Offloads and stacks material 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.

* 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.

* Performs LOTO as required.

* Performs preventive maintenance as specified.

* 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