Kiln Furniture Caster Job Description Sample
West Fraser is a diversified North American wood products company producing southern yellow pine lumber and wood chips across the Southern US and Western Canada. We are the largest lumber producer in North America!
Our employees operate in a culture that values safety first and rewards hard work. We recognize and support our team culture and focus on growing our team by promoting from within – many of our employees have built their careers with us.
A Kiln Lift is a skilled level position that is responsible for operating the forklift in the kilns department that moves lumber and other materials.
Entry level responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Demonstrate the ability to operate kilns in a safe manner, following all safety procedures and rules including general safety rules, SWP's, ZES, Hazard Communication and all other rules. Demonstrate the ability to be a team player by:
Participating in team meetings, contributing by asking questions, and listening to what is being said, being constructive and tactful with all team members, treating everyone with respect, utilizing downtime or slow time to enhance the appearance and/or productivity of work area
Must maintain all kiln drying records
Demonstrate ability to load and unload kilns using forklift
Must assist and coordinate in the greasing of kiln motors and cars
Must check kiln fans for rotation
Learn and demonstrate ability to operate computer system at kilns
Must make adjustments on drying schedules as needed
Must perform daily moisture checks
Must demonstrate ability and willingness to assist electrical/mechanical personnel with any work in the kiln area
Must document problems and communicate with maintenance personnel daily
Demonstrate initiative and innovation be developing new ideas and initiating action and showing willingness to deviate from traditional approaches
Must be able to fire boiler in a safe manner
Must become knowledgeable of boiler controls and purpose of each
Learn and demonstrate emergency operating and shutdown procedures
Must be able to perform Basic Care
Must have ability to learn all equipment and be able to perform these duties
All other duties as assigned
Basic Care is the inspection, cleaning and adjustment of process equipment by operating personnel on a frequent basis to ensure proper equipment operation and early detection before they become equipment failures. Basic Care is an essential component in our effort to improve overall process reliability by engaging operating production employees in a systematic approach to find equipment defects before the defects can cause a failure. Making repairs to equipment, prior to failure, results in improved process availability and reduced repair cost. Basic Care along with Reliability principles will be used to reduce process failure of the equipment.
Must be able to perform the following key phases of Basic Care routes:
Inspection of equipment
Servicing and minor adjustments to the equipment (when necessary)
Cleaning of the equipment
Documentation and reporting of results
Required skills and experience include:
High School Diploma or GED
Ability to work in hot, cold, dusty, and noisy industrial environment
Ability to bend, twist, lift, climb, stand throughout the duration of the shift
Ability to work rotating shifts, holidays and weekends
Demonstrated commitment to safety
Minimum of six (6) months in a manufacturing or industrial environment preferred
Must successfully complete a pre-employment background, drug screen, and physical
- West Fraser offers competitive benefits including: medical, dental, life insurance, disability, and 401-k savings plans.
All persons meeting that criteria above are encouraged to apply, however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications will not be accepted at the location. No phone inquiries, please.
West Fraser is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D & Drug Free Workplace (DFW)
Caster - Lenoir City, TN
Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution.
An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.
Hubbell Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business.
HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries.
At HPS, we build products that provide mission critical infrastructure and that deliver communications and power to millions of people worldwide. In our business, failure is not an option.
Therefore, we manufacture products of uncompromising integrity and it starts with our quality policy. We hold our partners, our suppliers and ourselves to the highest standard to ensure we exceed all the technical and functional expectations of our customers.
Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Electrical, Power, and Industrial Technology.
2911 Industrial Park Drive
Lenoir City, TN 37771
Are you dependable and a hard worker, who doesn't mind working with concrete in a noisy, dusty, temperature extreme environment? If you are, Hubbell Lenoir City is looking for employees like you!
We're hiring 2nd Shift Casters (4:00pm – 2:30am) Monday – Thursday. Applicants need to be able to work overtime on Friday and Saturday as required.
Casters are responsible for working on individual mold platform, preparing different size mold covers or boxes by cleaning the mold, placing fiberglass in the mold, and pouring a concrete mixture into the mold.
Casters start at $14.98 per hour and will increase to $15.99 after 90 days of employment + incentive pay + .50 per hour 2nd shift premium.
In addition, you will be eligible to receive a $500 retention bonus on the 100th day with Hubbell!!
Tired of waiting 90 days to get health care benefits? At Hubbell, your health care benefits start on the first of the month following 30 days of employment!
Hubbell Lenoir City does not require a high school diploma. All applicants are required to pass a background screening and drug test.
Because safety is first at Hubbell Lenoir City, we require all employees to wear protective eyewear, bump caps, earplugs, and steel-toed shoes.
Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.
Kiln Operator 1
KILN OPERATOR - I
365 DAY SWING SHIFT OPERATION
ENTRY LEVEL WAGE RATE $19.91
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Carry out verbal and written instructions necessary to complete repetitive tasks including but not limited to:
Understand & follow Graymont & MSHA safety standards and procedures
Wear appropriate personal protective equipment and safely perform job duties
Operating production equipment in a safe efficient manner in addition to completing associated paperwork and workplace exams
Understand and communicate process concerns with Leadsman, Production supervisor, and oncoming relief during shift handover
Perform required housekeeping
Truck loading, receiving, taking inventory, and assisting the Kiln operator in addition to completing associated paperwork
Inspect equipment in area on daily basis, and report safety and/or maintenance items.
Enter work request in JDE system
Troubleshoot equipment and/or process in your work area
Train other employees in your knowledgeable work area
Perform incidental maintenance as required
Perform other tasks as directed by Leadsman or department supervisor
Job Title: Materials Caster
Job Position: Materials Caster I
Department: Trauma F/X
Position Type: Full-time
Location: Petaluma, CA
Travel Required: None
With supervision, generate castings on a production timeline for product assembly. De-mold, clean and tool cast components from molds to prepare for assembly.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Cast materials into different types of production molds.
Understand basics of silicone layup technique and fabric reinforcements.
De-mold parts after materials catalyze, and perform any specific cleaning, trimming, or tooling required.
Clean and maintain molds between pours.
Work to achieve a basic understanding of materials and compounds used for casting in the department.
Organize and maintain workspace, tools and equipment used in performance of duties.
Maintain logs and documentation used to track production runs.
Re-order supplies as necessary.
Other duties as assigned.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Silicone Casting Supervisor
SUPERVISION EXERCISED: None
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
High School degree or equivalent required.
Ability to work with hand tools and small power and pneumatic tools.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
Associate degree in fine, commercial, or industrial arts, or at least one year of experience working in a production-related field.
Ability to lift 40 lbs.
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Kforce Government Solutions, Inc. (KGS) is a provider of financial, transformation, and technology solutions to the federal government.For more than 40 years, KGS has partnered with defense and federal civilian agencies to help solve complex mission and business challenges.
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Billet Caster Mold Operator
This position is responsible for all activities concerning the operation of the Billet Caster
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
1.Operate all billet caster control panels
2.Responsible for all operational procedures regarding new ladle arrival
3.Responsible for all operational procedures regarding ladle changes
4.Maintain steel level in tundish through operation of the tundish slidegate
5.Lancing non-free open ladles
6.Taking of temperature and samples in the tundish
7.Application of mold powder during casting
8.All tundish car movements
9.Packing of the molds prior to cast start
10. Application of ladle sand (ladle bombing)
11. Ability to operate the overhead crane
12. Ability to operate a fork truck
13. Responsible for all tundish slidegate tear-down, maintenance and assembly
14. Responsible for removal and dumping of the billet crop buckets
15. Responsible for preparing the dummy bar heads for casting
16. Proper handling of all radiation sources on cast deck.
17. General Housekeeping
18. Maintenance as required
19. Maintenance during outages
20. Miscellaneous tasks as assigned by the billet caster group leader
SUPPLEMENTAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
1.Other duties as assigned.
2.Participation i continuous improvement programs.
MINIMUM EDUCATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
1.Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED.
2.Must work well with others.
3.Good communication skills
4.Time management skills.
5.Basic computer skills.
PHYSICAL ABILITIES REQUIRED:
1.Mobility in plant.
2.The employee is frequently required to push/pull, climb, bend over, stoop, crouch and occasionally kneel.
3.The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.
4.The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
5.Visual ability with or without correction.
7.Ability to work rotating shifts (rotating from days to nights on a weekly or bi-weekly
HEALTH AND SAFETY
1.Work in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and regulations.
2.Follow Company safety rules.
3.Report the absence of or defect in any protective equipment or clothing to the Supervisor or
4.Use or wear the equipment, protective devices or clothing that is required to be used or worn:
Leather work gloves
High temp gloves
Respirator or dusk mask
5.Report to the Safety Coordinator, Group Lead or Supervisor any contravention of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations or Company policy.
6.Must follow all Lock out Tag out (LOTO) guidelines for designated machines.
7.Maintain a clean and safe work area.
1.Work in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and regulations.
2.Clean, well ventilated and safe work areas.
Furniture Sales Associate, Full Time: Furniture Clearance Outlet, Bloomingdales - Wayne, NJ
If you live on the cutting edge of fashion and have a keen eye for design, why not put that expertise to work on the sales floor? Join our team of problem solvers and doers: Apply today!
Bloomingdale's is seeking a full time, highly polished retail Sales Professional to join our Furniture department. As a Bloomingdale's Furniture Sales Professional you will play a key role in enhancing our image as a service store. You will learn the facts behind our world famous merchandise, while developing a clientele all your own. If you have a natural talent for lush and exotic furnishings and a good eye for room design, we would really like to meet with you
All hourly associates are eligible to receive a quarterly bonus incentive, colleague discounts and the opportunity to be a part of an iconic brand. Certain criteria must be met to receive the quarterly bonus incentive.
Greeting all walk-in customers promptly and delivering "friendly and attentive service"
Developing and maintaining your own clientele including phone contact, letters and phone calls
Understanding your merchandise - the features, advantages and benefits
Remaining current and knowledgeable on register systems
Floor coverage flexibility and dependability with schedules including some nights and weekends
Friendly and outgoing personality
Superior customer service skills including strong phone skills
Possesses drive, is goal-oriented, has an entrepreneurial outlook
Enjoy meeting and interacting with customers; demonstrates an energetic and positive attidue
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple priorities and learn new procedures
A team ployer who possesses the ability to work in a learning environment
Ability to communicate effectively with customers, peers and management
Experience in Commission Furniture Sales preferred
This job description is not all inclusive. Macy's Inc. reserves the right to amend this job description at any time. Macy's Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.
Caster Level 1
Dutchland Plastics is a leading manufacturer of custom plastic products in North America. Dutchland Plastics' highly controlled rotational molding manufacturing process, also known as rotomolding, allows us to manufacture in comparable quantities to blow molding with fewer design constraints, ensuring products meet the highest quality standards. Dutchland has opening positions for Casters.
1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts available.
- Be actively engaged in all Lean Activities.
- Perform job in a safe manner, putting safety first.
- Maintain a clean and organized work environment by implementing 6-S principles.
- Removing finished products from molds.
- Loading molds with raw materials.
- Measuring and weighing raw material.
- Other duties as required.
- Performance Expectations: Quality, accuracy, timeliness, reliability, and thoroughness of work performed; ability to gain the trust and respect of fellow employees; ability to communicate effectively and develop good working relationships; ability to work with and through others is essential to accomplish goals and objectives of Dutchland Plastics.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Extensive understanding of the rotational molding process. Has completed the following training classes at Dutchland Plastics
- Basic Mold Care
- Venting 101
- Intro to materials used in Rotational molding
- Mold Release. What to use and when to use it
- The basics of 6-S
- Ability to troubleshoot rotational molding situations.
- Good organizational and communication skills.
- Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
- Ability to use basic quality control tools and to read blueprints.
Requires skills in: Ability to read and write.
Requires ability to: Plan and organize work effectively and simultaneously; analyze problems, propose reasonable solutions, make logical decisions, carry out decisions made, and follow-up with feedback where appropriate. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written and oral form.
- Competitive wages
- Quarterly bonuses
- Paid vacation in 1st year
- 11 paid holidays
- Insurance: medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, and life
- 401K plan
Loads/Unloads cores in setters and/or saggers per Product Criteria instructions
Loads/Unloads setters and/or saggers onto kiln beds
Pyrometric cones/temp check tabs
Transfers setters into and out of setter storage area
Evaluate setters for serviceability.
Maintain location records
Loads/Unloads core into prebake and anneal oven per PC instructions
Periodically records data from kilns
Immediately reports any apparent malfunctions of the kilns
Accurately records all data as required and assures that all previous operations have been completed
Prolonged exposure to radiant heat from furnaces, hot vessels, hot metal, and hot tasks where there is a clear sensation of warmth on the skin for at least 15 minutes.
Performs other duties as directed by facilitators
Maintain clean work area
Observe safety policies and regulations
Maintain a high attendance record
High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution
Ability to read and comprehead written instructions
Mental and visual attention
Perform to productivity and quality standards
Ability to work in a team-oriented enviornment
Ability to work safely and follow all safety policies
Ability to work 2nd, 3rd, or weekend 12-hour shifts
Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States
Verification of employment elgiblity will be required at time of hire
Visa sponsorhip is not availble for this position
This position is subject to the Internationl Traffix in arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e.'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee
Interpret readings to specifications
Sales Professional Furniture Costa Mesa
MODANI, a booming concept in home furnishings with 12 stores in the US is looking for motivated and reliable full time sales professionals for its Costa Mesa location.
Our growing niche is in selling modern furniture at affordable prices as can be seen on our website: www.modani.com
The position is a full time position in a fast-paced environment requiring multi-tasking, organised with exceptional sales skills as well as an interest in helping people figure out how to decorate their homes. understanding how to lay out furniture and propose sets and arrangements that will help customers and clients realise their perfect room / home.
Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Quoting and selling to customers, as well as assisting with purchases in general, providing suggestive selling and providing product information.
- Provides design consultation services and advice to customers as necessary in furtherance of Modani’s advertised design services online, provides 2D/ renderings and home design layouts to customers in stores through custom design software upon presentation of a floor plan
- Customer quote follow up and occasional prospecting. Utilizes company leads to expand current customer base and follows up all leads promptly.
- Consults inventory levels and pushes sales of items in stock
- Provides customer feedback and design requests to manager, as well as perceived market competition on similar products
- Builds and maintains an understanding of the stores products and price information, keeps himself/herself up to date with monthly promotions, sales and resulting price changes
- Supervises and coordinates delivery dates and follow up with dispatch department
- Maintains a neat and orderly store at all times, including merchandising recommendations, as well as showroom cleanliness and orderliness.
- Complies with all company rules and processes in the selling process.
- Performs other related duties as assigned
Salary + commissions
Health benefits available
Sales experience is important along with the ability to engage our customers and help them find their perfect furniture. If you have the drive to succeed and a desire to provide excellent customer service then we want to talk to you!
Please send your resumes via email and a brief description of your motivations, skills and why the company should choose you as a new salesperson.
Health benefits and Paid Vacation
Design Expert - Furniture Sales Associate
Crate and Barrel Furniture Sales Associates have a passion for helping customers see what is possible with the latest on-trend merchandise. They do this by building meaningful and long-term relationships with their customers, and use their comprehensive knowledge to guide and advise customers looking to furnish an entire room or simply add an accent piece. Our Furniture Sales Associates are up-to-date on the latest trends, and are trained to work with a range of design styles from classic to contemporary. In addition, Furniture Sales Associates utilize digital tools and technology during in-store and in-home consultations to show our customers how our furniture, fabrics and decor can bring their vision to life. If you enjoy working with customers in a competitive team environment, have a passion for helping customers with their home interiors and have a proven ability to drive sales, this position has the potential to offer you a creative and rewarding career. Speaking of rewarding, on average our Furniture Sales Associates have the potential to earn $50K in commission on top of their base salary.
Maximize company sales growth and profitability through the use of creative selling skills, teamwork and customer service, in order to deliver an engaged experience to every customer, every time.
Actively listen to and engage customers , using appropriate selling skills to match the customer's needs, and ensure their decisions build long-term relationships.
Motivate self to stay accountable to individual sales and service goals, as determined by store management.
Keep customer well informed about orders and any status changes; update notes on customer sales to keep sales associates informed, remaining attentive to customer needs.
Support and actively utilize customer acquisition methods available to the store.
Maintain strong relationships with existing customers, as well as prospect for new customers.
Communicate company loyalty services, when applicable.
Develop, share and apply product expertise by staying informed with the marketplace and industry trends.
Maintain knowledge of all product information, intranet communications, and current advertising and marketing initiatives.
Maintain sales floor coverage and follow posted schedules with regard to area assignments.
Assist the Assistant Store Manager, Sales with ensuring furniture product and displays are maintained per the sales floor maintenance guidelines.
Maintain flexibility with schedule to meet the needs of the team and overall business.
Support and model excellent service by exhibiting a positive attitude and enthusiasm toward the job and company to both internal and external customers in all forms of communication.
Communicate customer feedback to store management team concerning policies and/or product requests, problems and suggestions.
Actively participate in store meetings and training sessions.
Maintain an awareness of all available resources for training and development, and actively participate in self development and growth through company resources.
Euromarket Designs, Inc., which does business as Crate and Barrel and CB2, will be referred to as "the Company". The Company is deeply committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact the location you are applying to here and ask to speak with a manager regarding the nature of your request.
The Company is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the US.
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