Layup

Manufacturing, Maintenance, Distribution and Transportation Fletcher, North Carolina


Description

Position at Wilsonart

 

 

POSITION:

Lay-up

JOB PROFILE:

Production Helper

JOB CODE:

PP0514

FLSA/Grade

Non-exempt / 1

 

Job Family

  Assembly

Last reviewed:  2/18/16

JOB SUMMARY

 

 

Characteristics of the Class:

Directs and controls the lay-up process at the assigned lay-up table under direction of the department Foreman. 

ESSENTAIL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

 1. Communicates with the department Foreman to determine the type of run to assemble.

 2. Evaluates the run press schedule for material and special lay-up needs.

 3. Obtains all needed lay-up material for the table from the pattern pullers.

 4. Vacuums or brushes off the table before the materials are assembled.

 5. Lays up the material according to the assigned lay-up schedule.

 6. Counts the patterns of each run delivered to the press.

 7. Monitors the quality, length, and width of all material laid-up.

 8. Vacuums and covers the completed run.

 9. Trains the new lay-up team members in reading the schedules, identifying patterns, identifying defective material and satisfying all the needs at the press.

10. Completes all paperwork and computer functions required for each lay-up.

11. Participates in the Lean process.

12. Determine the order in which assigned runs are to be laid up.

13. Fill any material needs at the press

14. Insure oncoming shift is set-up for start-up without delay.

15. Regular Attendance Required.

Performs other position appropriate duties as required in a competent, professional and courteous manner.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES

  • Knowledge of safety standards applicable to the work area and other pertinent rules/regulations governing work standards.
  • Knowledge of the material quality standards.
  • Knowledge of computers, sufficient to enter data into system.
  • Ability to identify patterns and finishes.
  • Ability to operate a lift truck.
  • Skill in hand and eye coordination.
  • Ability to operate cut down table.
  • Ability to use a tape measure.

 

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION:

High School Graduate or GED

EXPERIENCE:

1 year of work experience, preferably in a manufacturing/industrial  setting.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Heavy work – tasks involving pushing/pulling, lifting and standing or using force equal to handling materials of 25-75 pounds plus walking and standing during a minimum of a 10-hour shift

 

ENVIRONMENT:

Located in an environment with regular exposure to fumes or odors, temperature extremes, or loud noises which cause noticeable discomfort or moderate risk of accident or illness. Examples: engineering, waste mgt, laundry workers and yards/grounds staff

 

 

Wilsonart is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.