Reference : USA02777

Production Operator

  • Technical Production
  • United States SOCIAL CIRCLE
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 09/20/2022

Position description

POSITION SUMMARY

Responsible for ensuring quality and packaging of CertainTeed Corner products in a safe and efficient manner, while maintaining high productivity and a low scrap rate.  Maintain a positive team environment and a focus on quality assurance and continuous improvement. Qualified in Operator and Tail-Off position to a limited product set as defined below.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

  • Working Safe. Follows procedures, checklists, and safety protocols.
  • Qualified to Tail-Off a production line producing: NoCoat O/S 90, NoCoat 325, Levelline O/S 90, Levelline Flex,
  • Qualified to Operate a production line producing: NoCoat O/S 90, NoCoat 325, Levelline O/S 90, Levelline Flex
  • Inspect product for flaws and defects, immediately alert team of any problems or defects immediately and package each product correctly.
  • Keep lines and production floor clean and free of debris and stocked for incoming shift.  
  • Complete all necessary paperwork (i.e. work orders), read and understand specifications for all products. 
  • Keep supervisors, operators, and other teammates informed of all problems or relative production concerns.
  • Build boxes, clean and maintain printers, keep track of tools and equipment and ensure all needed supplies are available.
  • Work closely with team members to be more efficient, troubleshooting problems and helping find new or better solutions.
  • Participate in and promote continuous improvement ideas.
  • Set-up and have ability to start-up a production line from idle to a run state.

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • LOTO trained (Lock Out/Tag Out).
  • Knowledge and ability to use appropriate quality inspection tools to ensure quality and reproducibility.
  • Able to perform warehouse checks.

WORKING CONDITIONS  

Long hours are sometimes necessary to meet deadlines. Night shift work is required for some candidates. Working environment will include extended periods standing and seasonal temperature extremes occur during peak summer months.  These environments may include exposure to industrial solvents, above average noise levels and hazardous materials, all of which must be mitigated with Personal Protective Equipment.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED

  • High school diploma or GED is required.
  • Basic reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required.
  • Manual dexterity required for operating machinery and computers.
  • Manufacturing related experience preferred.
  • Minimum English language competency to adequately preform duties and responsibilities (written & verbal).

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Must be capable of wearing Personal Protective Equipment necessary to comply with government and company safety standards, whenever engineered methods of reducing hazards or physical requirements cannot be reasonably accommodated. Job includes tasks that require bending, lifting materials weighing up to 50lbs., twisting, gripping, reaching and fine manipulation. May require long periods of standing.

Additional Requirements

PREFERRED OR DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Familiar with safety programs in a manufacturing environment.
  • Above average time management skills.
  • Engagement towards facility safety and continuous learning.
  • Excellent attendance.
  • Experience following protocols and procedures.
  • Ability to communicate within a team environment.
  • Ability to retain and retrieve technical information in a fast paced environment.
  • Experience working within a Lean culture (5s, Kaizen, Process improvement contributions).
  • Innovative approach to problem solving.

Who are we ?

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall, and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada. www.certainteed.com 

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