Stacker - Low Pressure
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Wilsonart is a world leading manufacturer and distributor of engineered surfaces with approximately $1.4b in annual revenue and a global workforce of more than 4,500. Wilsonart surfaces are used in the office, education, healthcare, residential, hospitality and retail markets. Wilsonart, operating under the Wilsonart®, Resopal®, Polyrey®, Arborite®, Laminart®, Bushboard™, Mermaid™, Shore®, Ralph Wilson®, KML®, NewLeaf®, Wetwall®, Durcon® and Technistone® brands, manufactures and distributes High Pressure Laminate, Quartz, Solid Surface, Coordinated TFL and Edgebanding and other engineered surface options. Wilsonart does business in more than 100 countries with manufacturing operations in North America, United Kingdom, France, Germany and Czech Republic.
Positioned for Future Growth
An extensive global manufacturing footprint, state-of-the-art process technologies, and scalable Global distribution capabilities provide a meaningful competitive advantage with excellent brand recognition and a reputation for product innovation and superior service which allow for strong and stable margin performance and robust cash flow conversion. We have a strong company culture and extremely talented employee base as well as a dedicated and invested core Executive Leadership Team.
For more than 60 years, Wilsonart has honored our founders' promise to provide our customers with industry-leading products and service. In November 2012, Wilsonart became a new, independent company when Clayton, Dubilier & Rice ("CD&R") and Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) completed a transaction for the sale of ITW's Decorative Surfaces business unit. CD&R acquired a majority stake in the new freestanding business and ITW retained an ongoing ownership stake.
Founded in 1978, Clayton, Dubilier & Rice is a private equity firm with an investment strategy predicated on producing financial returns through building stronger, more profitable businesses. The Firm’s partners and advisors include a combination of skilled investment decision-makers and seasoned corporate leaders from major global enterprises. Since inception, CD&R has managed the investment of more than $18 billion in 56 businesses with an aggregate transaction value of approximately $90 billion. The Firm has offices in New York and London. For more information, please visit http://www.cdr-inc.com/.
Illinois Tool Works or ITW (NYSE: ITW) is a Fortune 200 company that produces engineered fasteners and components, equipment and consumable systems, and specialty products. It employs more than 50,000 people, and is based in Glenview, Illinois, with operations in 57 countries.
Our Mission and Values
Wilsonart is driven by a mission to create surfaces people love, with service you can count on, delivered by people who care. Wilsonart is driven by providing beautiful, hardworking, on-trend and high performing engineered surfaces for whatever you need to cover. For decades, our companies worldwide have given designers and builders the right tools for the job, no matter how specialized. Today, we bring you a portfolio of solutions, both decorative and functional, that spans retail, hospitality, healthcare, education, office and institutional applications.
Service You Can Count On.
Wilsonart is dedicated to getting our customers what they want, when and how they want it. From a North American fleet of trucks, to strategically located distribution centers around the world, we can service the globe with our expanding range of products and services.
People Who Care.
Over 4,500 people strong, Wilsonart is made up of dedicated people who care about doing the right thing, every day. Whether it’s making a flawless sheet of high pressure laminate, volunteering at a community house raising or sourcing sustainable materials, Wilsonart people care deeply about what they do, who they do it for, and how they do it.
Wilsonart, Temple, Texas has an immediate opening for a Stacker. This individual helps operate and maintain the melamine treaters. Insure that material is cut to specific lengths and stacked neatly. Help set up and run the melamine rewinders. All jobs are done with continual emphasis on visual quality under the direction of Checker/Team Lead/Supervisor. Performs other task as needed.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Retrieves the proper size pallet to stack the treated material
- Set up and maintain treater equipment to insure properly stacked and cut material
- Stack material according to specified length and width from Product Quality Department
- Monitors the quality of the treated sheet
- Inspects material for pattern defects, crumbs, dirt, wrinkles, water spots, etc.
- Sets cutter to proper sheet length
- Changes the completed pallet for a new pallet
- Set up and run the rewinders to produce neat rewound rolls
- Make labels for pallets
- Required to complete and pass Confined Space and Tight-Fitting Respirator Training
- Ability to read and understand treater schedule
- Maintain a clean and safe work environment
- Clean the treater
- Assist wet end operation as needed
- Cross-train for the checker and wet end position
- Creates and completes WIP jobs in Oracle
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
- Ability to read a tape measure
- Ability to understand and follow directions
- Knowledge of computers sufficient to utilize word processors, spreadsheets, databases, Oracle, and WIP transactions
- Knowledge of safety standards applicable to the Melamine Department and other pertinent rules/regulations governing work standards
- Ability to understand and follow directions
- Ability to be comfortable and safety conscious when operating machinery
- Knowledge of mathematics as it applies to treater operations.
High School Graduate or GED
Six (6) months stacker/sheeter experience
If no candidates possess this experience, the Company will accept six (6) months experience in Assembly, Melamine, Phenolic, Pressing , Sander or Finished Goods and or one year work experience.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Continuous physical exertion is required, such as walking/pushing/climbing and lifting material or equipment of heavy weight 50 -100 pounds.
Wilsonart is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances.