Production Helper - Pressing

Manufacturing, Maintenance, Distribution and Transportation Fletcher, North Carolina


Description

Position at Wilsonart

Production Helper


Join A Great Team at Wilsonart!

You must be at least 18 years of age, possess a high school diploma or GED and have a minimum of one-year work experience.

  • Competitive wages – Starting at $16.48/hour 
  • 80 Hours Holiday Pay Per Year
  • Vacation Pay and PTO
  • Company-Paid STD & LTD
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Company-Paid Employee & Dependent Life Insurance
  • Educational Reimbursement and Fitness Club Reimbursements
  • Company Events
  • 401k with Company Match
  • Paid Weekly
  • Rotating shift schedules

 SHIFT

10 Hour Rotating Schedule

PAY

$16.48/hour plus shift premium

 

JOB SUMMARY

Working in the Press department, this associate operates the plate lift, separates pressed laminate and stacks material. Works under the direction of Press Operators/Foreman.

ESSENTAIL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Retrieves and inspects component material, plates, and laminate.

  2. As part of a two person team, lays up the component material and lays off completed laminate according to the

      production process.

  3. Initiates corrective action if production operations are not standard.

  4. Logs production information such as:  material produced, type, size, run, control settings, rejects, etc.

  5. Performs lock-out/tag-out procedures and preventative maintenance checks and follows all safety policies and

      procedures.

  6. Participates in the Wilsonart Continuous Improvement system and complies with all quality standards.

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

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES

  • Ability to work in a safe manner following company guidelines and procedures.
  • Knowledge of computers, sufficient to enter data into system.
  • Ability to identify patterns and finishes and follow quality specs.
  • Ability to operate a lift truck.
  • Skill in hand and eye coordination.
  • Ability to perform basic math functions.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION:

High School Graduate or GED

EXPERIENCE:

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

WORKING CONDITIONS

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Heavy work - tasks involve pushing/pulling, lifting and standing or using force equal to handling materials or 50 to 100 pounds. Plus walking and standing during a minimum of a 10-hour shift.

 

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.