Universal Forest Products Assembler in Harrisonville, Missouri

Knowledge

  • High school diploma/GED preferred but not required
  • No minimum experience is required; however, 6 months of manufacturing and assembling experience is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of basic math.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

Skills and abilities

  • Ability to work in a safe manner
  • Ability to recognize size/grade/quality of material
  • Demonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directions
  • Demonstrate ability to use and operate hand tools
  • Demonstrate ability to stack material properly
  • Ability to pay attention to surroundings
  • Ability to identify safety issues in their work area, and notice equipment malfunctions
  • Ability to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English.
  • Ability to read a tape measure
  • Ability to troubleshoot nail gun machines and other similar hand held equipment.
  • Demonstrate hand-eye coordination
  • Ability to work under immediate supervision
  • Ability to pass a drug test
  • Ability to work hours mandated by management

Conduct

  • Safety conscious
  • Team player and goal oriented
  • Open to change and positive attitude
  • Committed to plant and company goals
  • Participates in Safety and CI programs
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results

Position will require bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, lifting/carrying over 25 lbs, pushing/pulling, twisting, standing and walking.

  • Secures and maintains correct component parts and supplies required for the operation.
  • Completes work area set up.
  • Fits parts together in accordance with prescribed instructions and in accordance with quality standards.
  • Operates hand tools as required to complete assembly process.
  • Stacks completed products in accordance with established procedures, and if required, may cover, label, and band components/finished product.
  • Ensures work area is safe, clean and organized, and that equipment is safe to operate.
  • Completes pre-shift/startup equipment inspection checklist and reports any problems or concerns.
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work environment.
  • Maintains production records as required.
  • Checks materials and finished products to ensure they are compliant with standards.
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality procedures, rules, and standards.
  • Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

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