Production Associate

Operations Mounds View, Minnesota


Description

PRODUCTION ASSOCIATE

 

Prep By: DES

Appr. By:

Iss. Date: 07//2018

Rev. Date:

Job Grade: 3

Job Points: 236

 

 

 

FACTORS

SUBSTANTIATING DATA

DEG

PTS

Education or Trade Knowledge

Use shop mathematics. Work from detailed prints, orders, sketches, charts, tables, manuals and instructions. Use a variety of measuring devices. Basic knowledge of shop manuals, instructions, practices, building and equipment procedures, mechanical, carpentry, and machining operations.

2

28

Experience

Over 1 year up to and including 3 years of experience in basic mechanic skills, basic fabrication skills, basic understanding of 5S systems

3

66

Initiative and Ingenuity

Diversified work. Use of judgement to plan, perform and make decisions as to the sequence of setups, operations and processes within the limitations of recognized or standard methods and procedures.

3

42

Physical Demand

Light work. Continuously moving up to 10lbs; frequently moving up to 20lbs; rarely moving up to 50lbs. Assistance from others or lifting devices is available for material over 50 pounds.

2

20

Mental and/or Visual Demand

Continuous mental and visual attention; usually repetitive work or diversified operations requiring constant alertness or activity.

3

15

Responsibility for Equipment or Process (1990 Costs)

Careless operation in handling of equipment may result in damage.  Probable damage over $300 but seldom over $1000.

2

10

Responsibility for Material or Product (1990 Costs)

Error or carelessness in work may result in damage to material or product. Probable damage over $300 but seldom over $1000.

2

10

Responsibility for Safety

of Others

Only reasonable care is necessary to prevent injuries to others.  Generally, only minor injuries could result.

2

10

Responsibility for Work

of Others

Responsible for own work only, or occasionally for 1 person.

1

5

Working Conditions

Good working conditions. Exposed to dirt, dust, heat, noise, oils but not to the extent of being objectionable.

2

20

Hazards

Injuries improbable, except for minor cuts, abrasions, burns or bruises.

2

10

 

 

 

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION

 

DATE:  July 19th, 2018

DIVISION: Homeshield-Mounds View

JOB TITLE: Production Associate

DEPARTMENT: Lineal Grilles

REPORTS TO:  Production Supervisor

JOB GRADE: 3

 

Essential Functions

In Order Of Importance

% Of Time Required

Job Requirements/Skills

1.  Assembly

50%

Pull Shop order, verify details, and machine the order. Visually check machine for worn or missing parts and scan orders. Cut and end-fabricate order to customer specifications. Assemble grilles as needed. Work with measuring devices such as tape measures, caliper and proscale.

2Inspection / Paperwork Verification

25%

Inspect grilles for defects, using the Quality Standards and rework if needed.  Verify color, species and quantity. Check end cope, dado and verify correct pattern.

3. Communication / Safety

15%

Demonstrate effective communication skills and active listening skills. Interact effectively with all areas throughout the company. 

Recognize safety issues and report them in a timely manner.  Always use the proper PPE and safety equipment required in the department.

4.  Count

5%

Count to verify lot size, package parts and label.

5Continuous Improvement (Lean)

5%

Recognize and eliminate waste in production areas, good organization and housekeeping skills (5S.)  Take active role in continuous improvement culture (lean).  Contribute one quality, safety, and productivity idea per month.

6.  Primary Backup

As needed

Learn areas of Removable Grilles and WW/RBA as needed.

 

Essential Physical and Mental Requirements

Job Summary:  Incumbent cuts, audits, scans and packages products within customer specifications to meet internal and external needs. Incumbent operates and performs emergency maintenance (where applicable) and performs machine adjustments within product specifications. Trains employees on proper machining procedures and specifications. Completes other tasks as needed.

NOTE:  For individuals with nut allergies, please be advised that there is the potential to be exposed to nut products when working in our facilities.

Physical:  (sitting, walking, climbing, lifting, etc.) Working with mechanical parts and machines, hammers, glue, and a dusty environment. Any hazardous chemical is specifically defined on accessible safety data sheets.

Climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, and occasional repetitive motions.

Light Work: Will be continuously moving up to 10 lbs.; occasionally move up to 20 lbs.; and rarely moving up to 50 lbs. Assistance from other is available for handling material over 50 pounds.

Sensory:  (visual, hearing, speaking, smell, etc.)  Feeling, seeing, hearing, speaking, eye and hand coordination.

Mental:  (reading, writing, reasoning, analyzing, learning, etc.)  Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction.

Minimum Qualifications:  (Education/Experience, Skills) Equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

 

 

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