Interface SETUP TECHNICIAN - RCA 2ND SHIFT in West Point, Georgia

Job Summary:

*Position summary: * The Set up Technician is responsible for change overs of the RCA Fixed Creels & Tufting machines as well as loading and unloading creels to service RCA Fixed Creel & Tufting machines efficiently and in accordance with the specification sheets to ensure minimum downtime

Essential duties:

  • Locate paperwork and master for next run and place at machine
  • Check next creel set for correct thread-up and stage at Tufting machines
  • Cut out creels set and burn in new set
  • Run burns through needles and check for misdraws
  • Record changeover time on production report
  • Operate Tufting machines
  • Relieve Operators for breaks
  • Load and unload all creels to the proper Thread up
  • Recognize quality problems and make corrections when operating Tufting machine
  • Deposit all yarn and headers scrap into specific containers to be recycled
  • Maximize recycling of all recyclable materials and minimize waste
  • Maintain a daily log of production
  • Maintain housekeeping
  • Comply with safety rules
  • Comply with environmental regulations
  • Be aware of departmental Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
  • Ensure ISO procedures are followed.
  • Understand and support Interface commitment to sustainability.

Perform other duties as assigned . Physical demands:

  • Considerable walking up and down stairs
  • Considerable standing
  • Continuous lifting of up to 15 lbs
  • Pushing & Pulling a cart with up to 360 lbs load
  • Occasional lifting of up to 25lbs

*Educational requirements: *

  • High school diploma or GED preferred

Skills and experience:

  • Intermediate math skills to include addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals and percentages required
  • Good communication skills, verbal and written
  • Previous Tufting Experience preferred
  • Previous textile experience required
  • Must have normal color vision or average to above average shade discernment
  • Interface White Belt and 6S training preferred

We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

We desire priority referrals of Protected Veterans for job openings at all locations within the State of Georgia. An Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabled.

Post: 01/14/19

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Post Date: 01 / 14 / 2019

Requisition Number: 13238

City: West Point

State: GA

Work Hours: 3 - 11