Production Operator

FARMTEK

A person in the position usually reports to an area supervisor, who reports to the Manufacturing ClearSpan Manager. A Production Worker is responsible for producing, fabricating, and/or assembling products and for setting up and maintaining an environment within which products may be produced.

TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Set up all tools, appliances, benches, sewing machine, tube benders, band saws, drills presses, jigs, fixtures and materials needed to assemble and/or fabricate the assigned product.

  • Ability to operate power and hand tools and other machines such as drills, marvel band saws, cold saws, presses, tube bender machinery and other manufacturing machinery.

  • Ability to load and unload work station with tooling and product.

  • Review work order for instructions and/or special requirements.

  • Measure, cut and/or move materials into position for fabrication or assembly according to design drawings and work order instructions.

  • Fabricate and/or assemble product.

  • Inspect all work done for overall quality and identify any errors. If instructions call for an external inspector, notify inspector and wait for inspection.

  • Correct any errors or rework as necessary.

  • Prepare finished product for next assembly or for transfer to another location as indicated by instructions.

  • Support and practice safe operation of equipment in adherence to ESAPCO safety procedures and regulations.

  • Document work completed.

  • Accomplish organizational goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests, explore opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

  • Maintain a clean and organized work station.

  • Perform daily maintenance of equipment.

  • Adhere to all safety and OSHA regulations.

  • Trained to operate a sit-down forklift as needed

  • Other duties as assigned.


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
                                               

  • Knowledge of corporate production methods and safety procedures

  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics and instructions

  • Ability to use power and hand tools safely and effectively

  • Ability to safely operate machinery

  • Ability to handle production raw materials and subassemblies safely

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

  • Skill in using tools and equipment

  • Skill in following instructions

  • Skill in problem solving                       


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

In addition to heavy lifting this job requires, variously, continuous standing, walking, sitting, light lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, kneeling, crawling, climbing and squatting.


ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

This job is required to be performed, variously, in hot, humid, dry, dusty and cold conditions both inside and outside.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Ability to read and follow instructions; ability to read blueprints and to interpret drawings.

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

FarmTek offers commercial greenhouses and accessories, garden supplies, tension fabric buildings, portable garages, barn curtain, livestock and poultry housing, heating and cooling products, electrical and plumbing supplies, building materials, agricultural supplies, and more to help you manage your farm, nursery, business or home. Serving the agriculture industry since 1979.
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*Only those individuals that meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted.


APPLY FOR THIS JOB:

To apply, please download and fill out the corresponding forms.
APPLICATION PDF DISCLOSURE AGREEMENT PDF BACKGROUND CHECK / DRUG SCREENING PDF

Submit forms and a resume by mail, e-mail or fax to:
Attn: Human Resources FarmTek / Engineering Services & Products Co. 
1440 Field of Dreams Way, Dyersville, IA 52040

E-Mail - HRdeptIOWA@farmtek.com

Fax - 563-875-2317
Engineering Services & Products Company is an equal opportunity employer.