Department: Assembly

Plant Location: Dale, IN

Will train on an 8 hour shift – 1st Shift 6:30 am – 3:00 pm CST

Pay $13.56 – $16.54

***$1.50/hr attendance bonus will be added to the hourly base rate.***

Job Description:

Perform a multitude of value added tasks in the Assembly Department using a wide array of tools, jigs, and fixtures per Supervision.

Specific Duties

  1. Perform standardized work per the Manufacturing Plan’s Process Methods.
  2. Pack finished goods for shipment.
  3. Perform value add assembly operations.
  4. Meet daily production goals as efficiently as possible.
  5. Record pertinent data in real time monitoring system (IQMS).
  6. Perform any other work as directed per Supervision.

Backup

Qualified Plant Helper

Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED and practical experience

Supervision

Reports to the Assembly Manager

 

Department: Shipping and Receiving

Plant Location: Dale, Indiana

Shift:  1st (6:30 am – 3:00 pm)

Pay Grade: 5A ($($18.74 – $21.90/hr) *Dependent on Experience*

There is a $1.50 Attendance Bonus in addition to the base rate.

Job Description:

Performs General warehouse and driving duties.  Must have the present skill and ability to operate various types of motor vehicles and forklift equipment.  A valid driver’s CDL-A license is required with an acceptable driving record with no DUI or DWI violations in the past two years. Must obtain a forklift-operation license.  Must be 21 years of age.  Duties include, but are not limited to, performing warehouse work, packing, pickup and/or delivery of various items to customers and vendors, and the transfer of items intra-plant and inter-plant.  May be required to perform other work as direct by supervisor. The work schedule may require some flexibility.  Must have computer skills.  Must complete work keys testing requirements.

Specific Duties

  1. Operates tractor/trailer and straight truck equipment for the transportation of goods between buildings and to other locations as required.
  2. Assists in the receipt of shipments at both warehouse locations.
  3. Assists in preparing shipments at both warehouse locations.
  4. Maintains all inventory locations in both W2 and Dale Wood.
  5. Assists Shipping and Receiving Clerk in daily requirements as needed.
  6. Competes inventory transactions in IQMS and RF Scanners.
  7. Performs other tasks as directed by the Shipping and Receiving Manager.

Backup

Shipping and Receiving Manager

Special Qualifications

*Must be qualified to operate tractor/trailer vehicle equipment, with a valid CDL Class “A” license and pass D.O.T. Physical examination and drug screen.

Supervision

Reports to the Shipping and Receiving Manager

 

Department: Maintenance

Plant Location: Dale, IN

Shift: 1st (6:30 am-3:30 pm)

Job Description

Works directly with the Controls Engineer for overseeing plant manufacturing machine controls and systems. Must be knowledgeable of the electrical and electronic aspects of plant facilities and equipment, and related safety precautions for all employees who operate equipment. Must be proficient in the use of computers and requires experience with a variety of PLC, OIT, and DCS Systems, including wireless networking.

Specific Duties

  1. Experience with electrical redesign and installation of new controls and components on existing equipment.
  2. Troubleshoots electrical, electronic circuits, PLC’s, and VFD’s.
  3. Works with and trains Maintenance personnel on troubleshooting problems with machines.
  4. Works with and trains Production and Engineering personnel in the operation of electronic controls and safety devices.
  5. Programs logic changes and robotics applications.
  6. Constantly monitors the working status of all control equipment and recommends repairs, upgrades, and purchases of new control equipment where necessary.
  7. Knowledge of developing and maintaining methods for collecting machine performance and statistical information.
  8. Generates electrical schematics and drawings for existing and new equipment.
  9. Some Travel Requirements for installation, start up, or project upgrades at other facilities
  10. May report to 1st Shift Maintenance Supervisor at times if no major ongoing projects or training

 

Backup

Controls Engineer


Qualifications

A.S. degree in the electrical or electronic field, or practical experience in a machine intensive manufacturing environment

Supervision

Reports to the Maintenance Manager

 

 

Department: Thermoforming

Plant Location: Dale, Indiana

Pay Grade: Starts at $14.01, goes to $16.51 after brief training period

Shift:  1st (6:30 am – 3:00 pm), 2nd (2:30 pm – 11:00 pm), 3rd (10:30 pm – 7:00 am)

2nd and 3rd Shift employees will also receive a $2.00/hr shift premium

Job Description:

Must have mechanical ability and be able to read, monitor, and understand various measures, gauges, and instruments. Must safely set up and operate rotary thermoforming machines and route formed parts on CNC routing machines when necessary. Must follow the Manufacturing Plan at all times.

Specific Duties

  1. Operate Rotary thermoforming machines in a safe manner.
  2. Complete all necessary paperwork for production.
  3. Monitor quality of parts per Manufacturing Plan.
  4. Ensure machine is running at the standard cycle time.
  5. Make heat/timing adjustments as necessary.
  6. Safely load and unload CNC routing machines.
  7. Pack finished goods for shipment.
  8. Perform any other work as directed per Supervision.
  9. Perform standardized work per the Manufacturing Plan’s Process Methods.
  10. Record pertinent data in real time monitoring system (IQMS).

Qualifications

Practical experience in manufacturing

Supervision

Reports to the Cell Supervisor

 

Department: Maintenance / Engineering

Plant Location: Dale, IN

Shift: 1st (6:30 am – 4:00 pm)

Job Description

Responsible for in-depth troubleshooting and the repair, maintenance, and adjustment of all industrial production machinery and processing equipment, secondary trim equipment, and building systems.  Must have the ability to recognize defects and possess problem-solving skills. Observes mechanical devices in operation to locate source of trouble and potential improvements. Must be required to maintain drawings in CAD and produce new parts as part of project upgrades. Inspects new parts to detect imperfections and used parts to determine reason for failure and/or necessary changes in dimensional requirements.  Repairs or replaces defective parts as necessary.  Responsible to insure proper compliance to safety and lock-out regulations, codes, and operating requirements. Position may require travel to other Spencer Industries Facilities to be Project Manager for installation of machinery and oversee upgrades. Performs other work as directed.

Specific Duties

  1. Responsible for the design, development, and implementation of Maintenance and Continuous Improvement projects
  2. Function as a Project Manager for Large Maintenance Projects
  3. Must have previous training and/or on the job experience with 3D CAD Software
  4. Must have to capability to communicate with outside vendors. May be required to go to the vendors and inspect components as part of project updates.
  5. Ability to install, repair, and troubleshoot pneumatic and hydraulic circuits
  6. Ability to build Bill of Materials, monitor project costs, and be able to estimate costs based off of past projects.
  7. Must be familiar with thermoforming operational processes.
  8. Must have the ability to recognize defects and possess problem-solving skills.
  9. Generate Work Orders in IQMS as needed
  10. Act as a back up to help maintain and further develop Preventative Maintenance Program
  11. Travel to other Spencer Industries Facilities to be Project Manager on an as-needed basis for Projects.
  12. Assist with the implementation of a Predictive Maintenance System
  13. Previous training and/or on the job experience with CNCs (Thermwood a Plus)

 

Backup

Maintenance Manager


Qualifications

B.S. degree in Engineering or related field, or practical experience in a manufacturing environment

Supervision

Reports to the Maintenance Manager

 

 

Department: Maintenance

Plant Location: Dale, IN

Shift: 3rd Shift (10:30 pm – 7:00 am)

Pay Grade:  ($19.49 – $25.11)

 

Job Description

Responsible for in-depth troubleshooting and the repair, maintenance, and adjustment of all industrial production machinery and processing equipment, secondary trim equipment, mold shop machines and equipment, material handling and transfer equipment and building systems.  Must have the ability to recognize defects and possess problem-solving skills.  Responsible for the fabrication and installation of new and used machinery and equipment.  Observes mechanical devices in operation to locate source of trouble.  Inspects new parts to detect imperfections and used parts to determine reason for failure and/or necessary changes in dimensional requirements.  Repairs or replaces defective parts as necessary.  Responsible to insure proper compliance to safety and lock-out regulations, codes, and operating requirements.  May direct the activities and training of Maintenance Helper Trainees, and Preventive Maintenance job classifications.  Performs other work as directed.

All applicants will be required to take a Maintenance Aptitude test that will check basic maintenance knowledge of the Specific Duties listed below.

 

Specific Duties

  1. Must be able to read and understand blueprints, schematic diagrams, operating manuals, and manufacturer’s specifications
  2. Must have the ability to understand, troubleshoot, and install single and 3-phase electrical power, and controls circuits including 480 volt service using a digital multi-meter.
  3. Must have the ability to troubleshoot, install, and repair pneumatic and hydraulic circuits.
  4. Ability to fabricate metal using an acetylene torch and MIG welding techniques a plus.
  5. Understanding of PLC’s, troubleshooting. Program Logic, Circuits, and drives a plus.
  6. Understanding of common plumbing practices a plus.
  7. Understanding of Thermoforming and/or Extrusion operational process a plus.

 

Backup

Maintenance Supervisor


Qualifications

An A.S. Degree in a related field, or practical experience in industrial maintenance.  Applicants with specific maintenance experience and qualifications will be considered before internal applicants with seniority but no maintenance experience.

Supervision

Reports to the Maintenance Supervisor

 

 

Department: Thermoforming

Plant Location: Dale, Indiana

Job Description:

Must have mechanical ability and be able to read, monitor, and understand various measures, gauges, and instruments. Must safely set up and operate rotary thermoforming machines. Must follow the Manufacturing Plan at all times.

Specific Duties

  1. Set up and operate Rotary thermoforming machines in a safe manner.
  2. Complete all necessary paperwork for set ups and production.
  3. Monitor quality of parts per Manufacturing Plan.
  4. Ensure machine is running at the standard cycle time.
  5. Make heat/timing adjustments as necessary.
  6. Pack finished goods for shipment.
  7. Perform any other work as directed per Supervision.
  8. Perform standardized work per the Manufacturing Plan’s Process Methods.
  9. Record pertinent data in real time monitoring system (IQMS).

Qualifications

Practical experience in manufacturing

Supervision

Reports to the Cell Supervisor