Georgia Employer ASSEMBLER I in Union City, Georgia
CompanyUFP Union City, LLCJob TitleAssembler ILocation5200 Highway 138, Union City, Georgia 30291-0329Open DateSep 12, 2019Area of InterestManufacturingGeneral SummaryAre you a hard-working individual, looking for the opportunity to carve out a successful career in an organization where the spirits of family and hard work share equal billing? If so, the companies of Universal may be a good place for you! We are committed to rewarding skill, perseverance and an entrepreneurial attitude with opportunities for growth. Intrigued? Read on to learn more!Position OverviewAssembler I is responsible for fabricating component parts or assembling the finished product according to the customer specifications. Works under immediate supervision; relies on specific direction and instructions.Principal Duties / ResponsibilitiesSecures 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.QualificationsKnowledgeHigh school diploma/GED preferred but not requiredNo 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 abilitiesAbility to work in a safe mannerAbility to recognize size/grade/quality of materialDemonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directionsDemonstrate ability to use and operate hand toolsDemonstrate ability to stack material properlyAbility to pay attention to surroundingsAbility to identify safety issues in their work area, and notice equipment malfunctionsAbility to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English.Ability to read a tape measureAbility to troubleshoot nail gun machines and other similar hand held equipment.Demonstrate hand-eye coordinationAbility to work under immediate supervisionAbility to pass a drug testAbility to work hours mandated by managementConductSafety consciousTeam player and goal orientedOpen to change and positive attitudeCommitted to plant and company goalsParticipates in Safety and CI programsPunctual and reliableLooks for ways to improve productivity and department resultsPosition will require bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, lifting/carrying over 25 lbs, pushing/pulling, twisting, standing and walking.Salary/HourlyHourlyUniversal Forest Products and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers. All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.