SIGN ON BONUS UP TO $1450.00 Assembler I is responsible for fabricating component parts or assembling the finished product according to the customer specifications. Works under immediate supervision; relies on specific direction and instructions.
Secures and maintains correct component parts and supplies required for the operation.
Completes work area set up.
Fits parts together in accordance with prescribed instructions 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/finished 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 they are compliant 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.
High school diploma/GED preferred but not required
No minimum experience is required; however, 6 months of manufacturing and assembling experience is preferred.
Working knowledge of basic math.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
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
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 hand-eye coordination
Ability to work under immediate supervision
Ability to pass a drug test
Ability to work hours mandated by management
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.
Universal Forest Products and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers. All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.