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1st Shift Local Truck Driver

Summary
Drive tractor trailer combination to transport finished metal product by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Drives truck to destination.

·Inspects truck for defects before and after trips and submits report indicating truck condition.

·Maintains driver log according to DOT regulations.

·Assists in the gathering of parts for shipments.

·Arrange items in the truck by order of delivery.

·Complete checklist of all items upon loading.

·Keep receipts for gas, maintenance and any other services performed on the truck.

·Ensure that delivery forms, customer receipts and freight bills are completed and signed.

·Assists workers in loading and unloading truck.

·Obey traffic laws at all times.

·Follow all safety policies and procedures.

Requirements

·Must hold valid Class A CDL and current health card. 

·Must be at least 25 years of age.

The typical work week for this position is Monday through Friday and occasional Saturdays.  Length of shift will vary from 8, 9, and 10 hours depending on workload, although, drivers are expected to stay until work is completed. 

Shipping Clerk

Summary
Shipping clerk verifies and keeps records on incoming and outgoing shipments and prepares items for shipment by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Compares identifying information and counts, weighs, or measures items of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders, or other records.

·Determines method of shipment.

·Affixes shipping labels on packages or pallets to be shipped.

·Unpacks/unloads and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper to rectify damages and shortages.

·Routes items to departments.

·Maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies.

·Compares items packed with customer's order and other identifying data.

Requirements

·Experience in shipping/receiving preferred.

·Ability to read and interpret written information.

·Basic math skills including fractions, decimals, and standard measuring devices.

·Ability to lift and/or move up to 50lbs. Ability to work overtime and occasional weekends when requested. 

Material Handler

Summary
Drives forklift or elevating platform, or trailer hitch, to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move products, equipment, or materials by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Moves levers and pressed pedals to drive truck and control movement of lifting apparatus.

·Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials or hooks tow trucks to trailer hitch, and transports load to designated area.

·Inventories materials on work floor, and supply workers with materials as needed.

·Weighs materials or products and records weight on tags, labels, or production schedules.

·Loads or unloads materials onto or off of pallets, skids, or lifting device.

Requirements

·Previous forklift experience in a manufacturing setting preferred.

·Ability to read and interpret written information.

·Basic math skills including fractions, decimals, and standard measuring devices.

·Ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50lbs.

·Ability to work overtime and occasional Saturdays when requested. 

2nd Shift Production Supervisor

Summary
Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in operating variety of machines to manufacture parts or products by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

·Analyzes work orders to estimate worker hours and create machining schedules that meet both internal and external needs.

·Computes amounts of stock and supplies required for operations, based on production schedules, and requisitions materials from storage area.

·Interprets specifications, blueprints, and job orders to workers, and assigns duties.

·Plans flow of materials through departments according to work orders.

·Interfaces with others in the organization to ensure customer deadlines are met.

·Inspects and measures parts and products to verify conformance to specifications.

·Directs workers in adjusting machines and equipment to repair products which fail to meet standards.

·Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules.

·Develops, recommends, and implements measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.

·Suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of shop, department, or work crew.

·Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.

·Maintains time and production records.

·Ensures that all employees work in a safe manner and that they are following safety policies and procedures.  Ensures that good housekeeping practices are consistently followed.

Supervisory Responsibilities

·Supervises a total of 30+ employees on second shift in the Flat Laser, Machining, Brake Press, Tube Laser, Welding, Flame Table, Finishing, and Shipping departments. Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Requirements

·Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or at least two or more years of related experience and/or training or combination of education and experience.  Previous supervisory experience required.

·Knowledge of Manufacturing and Word Processing software.

·Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 50lbs.

·Ability to work overtime and occasional Saturdays when requested. 

Weld Department Supervisor - 1st Shift

Summary
Assists shop supervisor in coordinating activities of workers engaged in welding processes in manufacturing by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Verify all counts are correct on completed production orders and that parts match blueprint they are associated with.

·Assigns workers to work stations to meet production requirements.

·Interprets process specifications for workers.

·Monitors production and adjusts work assignments, supply of material, and machine operation when necessary.

·Transports materials/products in and out of welding department.

·Repairs various machines.

·Confers with shop supervisor to receive instructions and exchange production information.

·Tests random parts samples to verify parts meet specifications.

·Informs supervisor of any parts made incorrectly and files appropriate documents.

·Trains workers in equipment operation.

·Other duties as assigned or required.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Directly supervises 12-15 employees in the Welding Department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Requirements

·High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and at least two years of leadership experience or training. 

·Basic math skills including fractions, decimals, and standard measuring devices.

·Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.

Ability to work overtime and occasional Saturdays when requested. 

Scheduler/Planner

Summary Plans and prepares production schedules for manufacture of industrial or commercial products by performing the following duties.

  Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.  

Draws up master schedule to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet shipping dates according to sales forecasts or customer orders.  

Analyzes production specifications and plant capacity data and performs mathematical calculations to determine manufacturing processes, tools, and human resource requirements.  

Plans and schedules workflow for each department and operation according to previously established manufacturing sequences and lead times.    

Confers with department supervisors to determine status of assigned projects.  

Expedites operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions.  

Prepares production reports.  

Prepares lists of required materials, tools, and equipment.  

Prepares purchase orders to obtain materials, tools, and equipment.  

Supervisory Responsibilities                           

Interacts with two shop supervisors who supervise a total of 10 department leads in the Flat Lasers, Tube Processing, Machining, Forming, Welding, Flame, Finishing, Paint, Assembly and Shipping. Is responsible for relaying production requirements to the shop supervisors who will coordinate, and evaluate these units. This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities.  

Education and/or Experience                               

Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or at least three or more years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 

Manufacturing Engineer

Summary
Plans, directs, and coordinates manufacturing processes in industrial plant by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing methods.

·Analyzes and plans work force utilization, space requirements, and workflow, and designs layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency.

·Confers with planning and design staff concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods.

·Confers with vendors to determine product specifications and arrange for purchase of equipment, materials, or parts, and evaluates products according to specifications and quality standards.

·Estimates production times, staffing requirements, and related costs to provide information for management decisions.

·Confers with management, engineering, and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, and other considerations to facilitate production processes.

·Applies statistical methods to estimate future manufacturing requirements and potential.

Requirements

·Bachelor's Degree or equivalent; or four or more years related experience and/or training in metal manufacturing and leadership role; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

·Knowledge of Manufacturing software (I.E. Solid Works)

·Ability to work overtime (including Saturday's), when requested.

·Ability to lift and/or move up to 25lbs. 

2nd Shift Finishers

Summary Grinds and smooth surfaces of metal parts prior to finishing operations by performing the following duties. 

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

 

Examines and feels surface of work piece for defects.

 

Selects grade of abrasive belt, wheel, or disk according to specifications, knowledge of abrasives, and condition of metal, and attaches to grinder.

 

Starts grinder and moves it over surface of work piece to remove scratches, laminated metal, excess weld material, and burs.

 

Study blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece and set up requirements to determine optimal sequence of operations.

 

Ability to estimate time required to produce a part.

 

Polishes ground areas with finer abrasive to produce smooth, unmarred surface.

 

Replaces worn abrasive disks, wheels, and belts.

 

Follow all safety policies and procedures.

 

Other duties as assigned or required.

 

Education and/or Experience                                                  

 

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); will train.

 

 

Drafter/Designer

Summary Confers with engineers to gain understanding of scope of requirements to create both two-dimensional and three-dimensional renderings of project by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

Prepare working layouts and detailed drawings utilizing specific dimensions from sketches, notes, or blueprints provided to them.

Must demonstrate attention to detail and meet deadlines for projects.

Enhances department and organization's reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; explores opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Uses MRP system to look up parts, load new part numbers, and enter part orders.

Uses automated computer-assisted drafting software to create both two-dimensional and three-dimensional drawings.

Presents completed drafts to appropriate engineering personnel and makes any necessary changes to renderings as needed. 

Education and/or Experience

A two year technical degree or a minimum of three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Flame Table Operator - 3rd Shift

Summary

Sets up and operates oxy fuel table by use of computer controls and nested jobs by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.

·Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions and adjusts machine controls for optimum cut speed with the best quality of cut.

·Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications.

·Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.

·Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers, or others to resolve operation problems.

·Load and unload machine in an efficient, productive manner.

·Maintain accurate inventory of consumable material and pass information on the first shift supervisor for timely orders of parts.

·Follow schedule to perform daily maintenance of machine.

·Establish and maintain work procedures and records for all job responsibilities, as they relate to and in accordance with the quality system.

Requirements

·Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

·Basic math skills including fractions, decimals, and standard measuring devices.

·Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs.

·Ability to work overtime and occasional weekends when requested.

2nd & 3rd Shift Laser Operators

Summary

Sets up and operates flat and/or tube laser by use of computer controls and nested jobs by performing the following duties.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities  

Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.  

Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions and adjusts machine controls for optimum cut speed with the best quality of cut.  

Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications.  

Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.  

Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers, or others to resolve operation problems.   Load and unload machine in an efficient, productive manner.  

Maintain accurate inventory of consumable material and pass information on the first shift supervisor for timely orders of parts.  

Follow schedule to perform daily maintenance of machine.  

Establish and maintain work procedures and records for all job responsibilities, as they relate to and in accordance with the quality system. 

2nd Shift Machinists

Summary Sets up and operates conventional, special purpose, CNC machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.  

Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.  

Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on material or work piece as guides for subsequent machining.  

Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes and jig borers.  

Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cut, or enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.  

Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.  

Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications.  

Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.  

Installs machined replacement parts in mechanisms, machines, and equipment, and tests operation of unit to ensure functionality and performance.  

Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers, or others to resolve machining problems. 

2nd Shift Welders

Summary Welds metal parts with gas welding equipment as specified by layout, welding diagram, or work order by performing the following duties.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

 

Positions parts in jigs or fixtures on bench or floor, or clamps parts together along layout marks.

 

Selects torch, torch tip, filler rod and flux, according to blueprints or type and thickness of metal.

 

Connects regulator valves and hoses to oxygen and fuel gas cylinders, and welding torch.

 

Turns regulator valves to activate flow of gases, lights torch and adjusts gas mixture and pressure, to obtain desired flame.

 

Holds torch at proper angle to metal and guides along weld joint, applying filler rod to molten area to form weld.

 

Examines weld for bead size and other specifications.

 

Repairs broken or cracked metal objects, fills holes, and builds up metal parts.

 

Applies flux to work piece instead of filler rod.

 

Preheats work piece in furnace or with torch.

 

Lays out, positions, and tack welds work pieces.

 

Welds along vertical or overhead weld lines.

 

Scarfs or grooves weld prior to applying filler metal.

 

Chips or grinds off excess weld, slag, or spatter.

 

Cleans or degreases parts.

 

Enters labor and parts completed into manufacturing database.

 

Follows all safety policies and procedures.


Benefits Offered:

HitchDoc offers a competitive benefits package including: paid holidays, paid time off (PTO), retirement plan, and health, dental, and vision insurance. 

 

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HitchDoc

131 County Road 34 East

P.O. Box 179

Jackson, MN 56143

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