Sorter Associate

Manufacturing Wood Dale, Illinois


Description

About Optimas:

Optimas is a global distributor of integrated supply chain solutions, and engineering support focused on delivering fasteners, components, industrial and safety supplies to our diverse customers around the world. Our local, on-the-ground teams understand the nuances of every community we serve. This allows us to adapt with our customers and partners as needs evolve, leveraging our footprint to remain at your side while providing a highly personalized level of service and support no matter where you find yourself around the globe.

Position overview:

The Sorter Associate will set up and run computerized vision inspection machines to sort product for shipment.

Main responsibilities:

  • Start up and stop equipment.
  • Assist with production line in factories.
  • Clean production area.
  • Load and unload items from machines, carts, and dollies.
  • Sort items on conveyor belt.
  • Remove defective items.
  • Feed or place items onto equipment for processing.
  • Lubricate equipment.
  • Ensure conformance to specifications.
  • Pull damaged or ineffective equipment off the line.
  • Mark parts for identification.
  • Measure length of extruded article.
  • Remove product and machine attachments.
  • Scrape waste material from machine.
  • Record data.
  • Load and unload processing equipment.
  • Ship finished products.

Key Competencies:

The ideal candidate must have the following competencies:

  • Customer Service
  • Results focused
  • Communication Skills
  • Decision Making
  • Working as part of a team
  • Problem solving
  • Mathematical Skills
  • Ability to use computer programs

Skills and Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2-5 years relevant experience required, warehouse setting preferred.
  • Ability to read, understand and maintain records as required.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Forklift experience preferred.

Compensation:

At Optimas we believe in having a competitive compensation scheme to motivate and retain our employees. More information will be given throughout the process.

Optimas OE Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Optimas OE Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.