General Labor - 2nd Shift

UFP Industries, Inc
 Peru, IL

Req Number: 433-20726

Manufacturing

Hourly

General labor is responsible for safely handle lumber products. Verifies material meets customer requirements and company expectations.

Moves and secures lumber products and other materials according to instructions

Stacks finished products according to predetermined bundle sizes and/or customer requirements

Labels material based on the following specifications: type, size, and count

Applies individual tags to material before/after treating/production

Uses a staple gun and troubleshoots equipment

Bands, bundles and secures material, including attaching corner protectors and loading sticks

Follows instructions for stacking material properly and according to company policy and customer requirements

Ensures correct quantities and material are strapped, labeled before leaving the work area

Maintains accurate inventory of tags and reports any problems or discrepancies to supervisor

Records production on production sheets

Maintains a clean and organized work area

Assists with other work areas by moving material, loading and unloading material carts

Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings

Performs other duties as required

Knowledge

  • High school diploma/GED preferred but not required
  • No minimum experience is required, but manufacturing or lumber experience is preferred
  • Working knowledge of basic math
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to work in a safe manner
  • Ability to recognize size/grade/quality of material
  • Ability to correctly read a tape measure and moisture meter
  • Ability to understand basic math and numbers
  • Demonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directions
  • Demonstrate ability to use and operate hand tools and other equipment as required
  • Demonstrate ability to stack material properly
  • Ability to pay attention to surroundings
  • Ability to identify safety issues in their work area, and notice equipment malfunctions
  • Ability to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English
  • Ability to work under immediate supervision
  • Ability to pass a drug test
  • Ability to work hours mandated by management

Conduct

  • Safety conscious
  • Team player and goal oriented
  • Open to change and positive attitude
  • Committed to plant and company goals
  • Participates in Safety and CI programs
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results

Position will require bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, lifting/carrying over 25 lbs, pushing/pulling, twisting, standing and walking.

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