Do you want to work for a company that gives you opportunities to grow in a collaborative environment? How about working for a manufacturer with a rich history and even brighter future?Armstrong World Industries began over 150 years ago as a small cork-cutting shop in Pittsburgh, PA. From that small business, we became the leader in ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions that contribute to better, more inspiring buildings that make a difference in the lives of people where they work, play, learn, heal and live. At Armstrong World Industries you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Come build your future with us! We offer excellent benefits package for our full-time positions including: medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, 401k match, long-term disability coverage, vacation and sick time, product discount programs and many more.
Production Associatefrom $16.00 - $20.60/hr
$1,000 signing bonus available($500 paid after90 days, $500 paid after 6 months)
Manufacture, assemble and packageSteel Ceilings products to produce needed items in the pursuit of customers' orders as directed by the team lead and/or supervisor. We have opportunities on day shift (5:30am - 3:30pm) and night shift (7:30pm - 5:30am). Night shift receives an additional$1/hr shift differential.
General Duties: Maintain a clean safe working area including sweeping, opening scrap, emptying dumpsters, trash cans, etc.Observe all safety precautions and plant regulations to prevent injury to self and others or damage to material or equipment.
Upon training & qualification, perform miscellaneous duties as required including machine operation (turrets, brakes, presses, panel benders, tube benders, etc), final panel assembly, infill pad creation, crating, forklift operation, inventory counting, and assisting others.
Follow all Company and OSHA Safety Policies.
Assemble materials and package finished products for transport to customers.
Operate machinery or stationsas instructed by the Team Leader to meet scheduled demands.
Ensure that the standards for quality, output, safety etc. are adhered to and improved upon.
Keep accurate records of production, waste, quality checks undertaken.
Properly maintain equipment.
Maintain a high level of customer focus in producing quality products and services that do not sacrifice the safety of others, oneself, nor the environment.
Commit to and follow the facility Mission, Vision and Values that support the AWI Operating Principles as an individual and team.
Attend and participate in all required company training programs.
Conform to all company policies and procedures.
Maintain clean and organized work area.
Sweep floors and empty trash containers daily and maintain a clean working environment.
Education and Experience
Prior manufacturing, assembly, material movement, or machine operator experience preferred.
Knowledge of metal manufacturing materials, fabrication processes and machinery preferred.
Ability to learn how to operate a forklift and other company vehicles.
Plant Environment - This position operates in a manufacturing setting and can be subject to extreme cold and hot temperatures; uneven walking surfaces with cords, tools and other obstacles; intermittent loud noises; and dusty or dirty conditions. Basic PPE required: safety glasses, earplugs, and steel toe/composite boots. Specific PPE & training will be provided for activities requiring additional accommodations.
The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and move up to 20 pounds and occasionally lift and move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Why should you join Armstrong World Industries?
Armstrong World Industries (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions in the Americas. With approximately $1B in revenue, AWI has about 2,500 employees and a manufacturing network of twelve facilities.
At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, we offer interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces.
For more than 150 years, we have built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we're here to serve - our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.
We are committed to developing new and sustainable ceiling solutions, with design and performance possibilities that make a positive difference in spaces where we live, work, learn, heal and play. It's an exciting, rewarding business to be in, and we're committed to continueto grow and prosper for the benefit of all of our stakeholders. We hope you join us.
Our Sustainability Ambition
"Bringing our Purpose to Life" - lead a transfortation in the design and building of spaces fit for today and tomorrow.
We are committed to:
Engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce;
Transforming buildings from structures that shelter into structures that serve and preserve the health and well-being of people and planet;
Pursuing sustainable, innovative solutions for spaces where we live, work, learn heal and play;
Being a catalyst for change with al of our stakeholders; and
Making a positive difference in the environments and communities we impact.
What does it mean to work at Armstrong?
It means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a key player in Armstrong's future. We are a large company with a local feel, where you will get to know and collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the company.
About the Location (Johnstown, OH)
Our Johnstown plant in Central Ohio, one of eleven Armstrong plants in North America, is located a mere 30 minutes from the capital of Ohio, Columbus, a majormetropolitan area. Known for its quaint "small-town America" vibe, its proximity to Columbus, the 15th largest city in the US, provides the best of both worlds. In addition to the numerous golfing opportunities that Johnstown can boast about. there are car cruise-ins, concerts, bike path trails, theatrical performances, street festivals, and antique fairs hosted in the area year round.
Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters
Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact AWI employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.
AWI will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to AWI, including unsolicited resumes sent to AWI via mail, email or in any form and/or method, including to AWI's resume database will be considered AWI property.
AWI will not pay a fee to any Recruiter that does not have a signed AWI contract in place specific to the positionfor whichthe resume was submitted.Recruiting vendor agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by AWI's Corporate Talent Acquisition Manager or his or her designee.
Equal Opportunity Employer: AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans