Summary of Position:

The Prime Line Operator is expected to work with limited supervision in a team environment and perform many duties assigned by the supervisor. Must meet work and production schedules while producing products that meet customer specifications and expectations. Assumes responsibility of positions assigned, performs duties in a safe manner producing products meeting all quality standards and production output. Maintains communications associated with activities of the department and employee relationships supporting company goals

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Set up and operate prime line to produce finished mouldings that meet the requirements of the customer.
  • Monitor priming operations in order to identify flaws such as blisters and streaks so that their causes can be corrected.
  • Monitor application of primer to minimize waste of material.
  • Disassemble, clean, and reassemble pump and spray heads to maximize life span of equipment
  • Dispose of hazardous waste in an appropriate manner.
  • Assist in training and orientation of newly hired employees.
  • Read production schedules, equipment and safety manuals and measuring instruments, must be able to fill out production reports.
  • Determine ways to improve safety and efficiency of operating prime line, and quality of product.
  • Repair defective material by sanding, puttying, touching-up defective product
  • Responsible for keeping work area clean and other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Ability to operate machinery safely and determine when maintenance is needed.
  • Experience in wood manufacturing or machine operating.
  • Basic math skills: add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals
  • Possess a strong mechanical aptitude with the ability to use hand tools and read a tape measure

Requirements:

  • Must be able to physically lift and or move up to 75lbs frequently; stand, twist and bend for long periods of time.
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screen
  • Ability to work scheduled shifts Monday-Friday, this is a 2nd shift position, training will be done on day shift.

Benefits:

Along with many opportunities for career growth, Ferche provides a comprehensive benefits package that supports our employees' wellness and financial security. Some of those benefits include the following.

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance options.
  • Employer paid life and long term disability insurance.
  • 401K with an employer match.
  • Additional voluntary insurances.
  • Vacation accrual policy - eligible to use vacation after 90 days of employment.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.00 to $17.00 /hour

Experience:

  • machine operator: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Location:

  • Rice, MN 56367 (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Typical start time:

  • 6AM

Typical end time:

  • 4PM

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • No

Apply Online

Step 1

Download and complete the Application for Employment form.

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Step 2

Upload your completed application and resume to this link:

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Or Contact Us:
Janet Scegura
320.393.5721
janets@ferche.com