Department: Thermoforming

Plant Location: Dale, Indiana

Pay Grade: 4A ($17.80 – $19.93)

JOB DESCRIPTION

Responsible for setting up and lining out CNC machines as accurately and efficiently as possible. Works in conjunction with the Forming Set Up Tech. Literacy in CNC operation and programming of five-axis and three-axis router machines is critical. Blue print reading and math skills are required. Must be able to read, monitor, and understand various measures, gauges, and instruments.

Specific Duties

  1. Responsible for setting up and lining out CNC machines
  2. Measure parts accurately and quickly.
  3. Make adjustments when needed
  4. Report problems to Set Up Manager
  5. Complete Production Startups
  6. Complete Set Up Feedback Report
  7. Completes any other work as directed by Supervision.
  8. Perform standardized work per the Manufacturing Plan’s Process Methods.

Backup

There are four CNC techs on each shift to function as backup.

Qualifications

A.S. degree or practical experience.

Supervision

Reports to the Shift Supervisor

 

Department: Thermoforming

Plant Location: Wapello, Iowa

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. 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. 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

 

Plant Manager

Plant Location: Wapello, Iowa

Job Description:

Directs and oversees daily operations from manufacturing and production to ensure all policies and procedures are followed. Responsible for meeting production goals (KPI’s) in accordance with established quality standards, promoting adherence to safety rules, and employing the company’s 6S and Lean Manufacturing principles. Must be knowledgeable of all machinery and equipment, and must be knowledgeable of the production process. Works closely with, and gives direction to, all facility employees.

Specific Duties

  1. Plan, organize, direct and execute optimum daily operations to exceed our customers’ expectations
  2. Increase production, assess capacity and flexibility while minimizing unnecessary cost and maintain current quality standards
  3. Accountable for production output, production quality and on time shipping.
  4. Oversee all aspects of daily thermoforming production and personnel issues.
  5. Work with all plant personnel to meet daily production goals in accordance with established quality standards
  6. Monitor product cycle times and material yield, take action when out of standard
  7. Collaborate with Quality assurance, Engineering, Extrusion, Production Scheduling, and Maintenance to address production or equipment challenges
  8. Assess production machinery/equipment and advise of repairs, upgrades, or replacement needs
  9. Responsible for accurate production record keeping and reporting
  10. Evaluate, lead, and trains employees
  11. Implement strategies in alignment with strategic initiatives while providing a clear sense of direction and focus
  12. Must have strong personal skills and possess the attributes and passion to manage all aspects of running the business

Backup

Manufacturing Manager

Qualifications

B.S. or A.S. degree (preferably a mechanical degree) or practical experience in thermoformed plastics manufacturing

Supervision

Reports to Presiden