Production Associate

<strong>Do you believe no challenge is insurmountable? You&rsquo;ll fit right in at U.S. Engineering, where we&rsquo;ve been building on our award-winning reputation in mechanical contracting, construction, service and maintenance for 125 years. Our experienced team of diverse, talented and passionate leaders are the lifeblood of our company, and the reason we&rsquo;re able to keep our eyes focused on your vision from preconstruction to final testing.</strong>

Lawrence, KS

U.S. Engineering

<strong>We are five generations of mechanical contracting. That&rsquo;s over 125 years of helping to reduce total cost of ownership for hospitals, data centers, commercial buildings, educational institutions and industrial plants. Our storied expertise combined with disruptive innovation leads to smarter investments and higher-performing facilities for our partners.</strong>

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Full Time

Overview: As a Production Associate you will assist Metalworks with a variety of tasks in support of production operations. The Metalworks Production Associate is responsible for all duties outlined in the UA Local 411 Metal Trades agreement.
Responsibilities: <br /> <p><u>CLASS III</u></p> <ul> <li>Material handling, assembly, and packaging of completed manufactured products.</li> <li>Rigging, hoisting, and operation of equipment in the movement of manufactured products.</li> </ul> <ul> <li>All duties assigned by direct supervision including but not limited to general cleaning of the facility, grounds, equipment, and depending on the assignment could potentially include performing administrative support to the leadership team in an office environment.</li> </ul> <p><u>CLASS II</u></p> <ul> <li>Distribution of equipment tools and supplies to aid in the production process. Including the logistical management of incoming and outgoing materials as it is processed on the production floor.</li> <li>Quality control and quality assurance of manufactured products.</li> </ul> <p><u>CLASS I</u></p> <ul> <li>Maintenance of plant facilities, equipment, and tools &ndash; Head Maintenance Man.</li> <li>Execution of assigned steps in the manufacturing and fabrication process. Including the operation of cutting, beveling, grooving, and threading tools in the preparations of piping products and assemblies.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Education:</strong></p> <ul> <li>High School diploma or equivalent level of education is required.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Experience:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Forklift and overhead hoist operation experience is a plus.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Knowledge, skills and abilities:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Ability to understand and follow directions.</li> <li>Basic knowledge of manufacturing operations is a plus.</li> <li>Handles basic issues and problems and refers more complex issues to higher-level staff.</li> <li>Basic knowledge of a manufacturing environment.</li> <li>Understanding of basic mathematics such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.</li> <li>Basic knowledge of a wide range of fabrication materials, methods, and techniques.</li> <li>Time management and organizational skills.</li> <li>Ability to speak clearly and exercise good judgment.</li> </ul> <br /><br /> <p><strong>Physical and/or travel demands:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Job is performed in a combination of settings, including the production floor, as well as in the office.&nbsp;</li> <li>Physical demands include walking on uneven surfaces, climbing ladders, bending, kneeling, lifting, etc.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Benefits and Compensation:</strong></p> <ul> <li>The hourly range for this position has been established at $18 to $23 per hour and is US Engineering&rsquo;s good faith and reasonable estimate at the time of the posting.&nbsp; The compensation offered to the finalist selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to experience, education, specialty and training.</li> </ul>