Masonite is seeking applicants for Production Associates in Haleyville, Alabama. Production Associates are responsible for creating quality products for our customers. They are central to our operations and our success. At Masonite we have a very specific purpose: We Help People Walk Through Walls. Both physically by providing great doors, and metaphorically through our culture, engaging each other and providing our diverse teams with the tools, training, development and confidence to cross new thresholds both

personally and professionally.



PRODUCTION ASSOCIATE

STARTING PAY: $14.50 PER HOUR


DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Operate machinery required for particular position in a safe and efficient manner, to include training of new and existing operators in the carrying out of their duties.
  • Inspect product for defects and take appropriate action as per work instructions, monitor Quality Technician for consistency
  • Carry out measurements and weight checks
  • Assemble product as per instructions with a focus on quality and safety.
  • Practice Masonite Lean Manufacturing Techniques including 5S+1
  • Communicate efficiently with other employees and the leadership team in order to ensure quality product is made timely
  • Read and interpret list counts and complete all departmental paperwork correctly and timely 
  • Perform weekly EHS audits
  • Participate in Safety Kaizens and Haleyville Masonite Plant Kaizens
  • Help create/implement poke yokes for quality issues
  • Read, understand and follow production schedules
  • Set up and adjust equipment
  • Gather materials as needed
  • Operate motorized equipment (ie forklift, KVAL lifts, etc) as needed
  • Perform minor preventative maintenance and operator care as required
  • Assist Management, Maintenance and Quality personnel when troubleshooting equipment, process or material issues
  • Communicate effectively for flow of product through the plant
  • Maintain downtime records and production information as appropriate
  • Perform housekeeping duties
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned
  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment
  • Work safely and follow safety rules and procedures


REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS:

  • Basic reading and writing skills
  • Ability to add and subtract fractions and whole numbers, convert fractions to decimals
  • Proficient at reading/interpreting
  • High level of dexterity
  • Must work well as a team
  • Able to work with little supervision
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to lift up to 80 lbs
  • Frequent ending, twisting, stooping
  • Must work at a fast pace 
  • Standing for long continuous hours
  • Ability to work in a mildly controlled environment - can expect some cold and heat during extreme weather conditions; mildly dusty environment
  • Ability to read a tape measure 


BENEFITS:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


APPLY ONLINE: 

https://www.masonite.com/career-page/



Equal Opportunity Employer

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