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truss builder 9/3/2016

Universal Forest Products Hillsboro, TX

Company
Universal Forest Products
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000136029206
AJE Ref #
576081837
Location
Hillsboro, TX
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Knowledge



* Minimum 6th grade basic education or equivalent

* No minimum experience is required; however 6 months of manufacturing and assembling experience 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

* Demonstrated ability to follow specific instructions and directions

* Demonstrated ability to use and operate hand tools

* Demonstrated 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

* Demonstrated 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.







* Secures and maintains correct component parts and supplies required for production

* Completes work area set up

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

* Operates 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

* 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