Production Operator

Position Description

Job Summary

CertainTeed is Hiring!
Technical Operators

The CertainTeed facility in Quakertown, PA manufactures StoneFacade, a Siding construction product. We are a new plant and eager to work hard together and celebrate an environment that is open, creative and engaging.

We are looking to train energetic dedicated team members. In addition to a friendly and engaging learning environment, we offer a comprehensive training and development program to jump start or even enhance your interests in a twenty-first century manufacturing career.

Job Location: Quakertown, PA

Schedule: Day shift: 6am-6pm, Night Shift 6pm-6am rotating 2-2-3 schedule.

Compensation: Starting wage $21.00/Hour 

Additional Bonus: Immediately eligible to participate in annual bonus program

Employee Benefits (start Day 1):
o Don’t have work shoes? Need to upgrade your existing? We’ll cover this expense for you upon hire.
o Medical (with vision), Dental, 401k with match, Defined Pension, Wellness program, Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
o Large organization offers lots of internal growth opportunities. Many of our internal company leaders spent time at plant site locations all across the United States and elsewhere!

Career Training & Development:
o Comprehensive safety training program (defined SOPs and work instructions)
o Career development/advancement


Required Qualifications

TECHNICAL OPERATOR ESSENTIAL DUTIES

  • Safety: Work safely, demonstrate safe behaviors and lead by example, the best example
  • Motivation: Have a passion to cross-functionally learn and advance as a CertainTeed employee
  • Communication: you will continuously interact with peers and managers about daily interactions, potential issues, and needs; it is critical that you remain approachable and engaged with the team – we look out for one another and communication is the key.
  • Flexibility: you must be flexible to work in multiple areas, adapt to unscheduled production schedule changes, environmental changes, and potential work schedule changes.
  • Data input when necessary for the assigned shift.
  • Wear all PPE as required.
  • Perform job in a safe manner following all rules/ regulations and training.
  • Perform daily safety inspection audit and report all unsafe conditions or Near Miss events immediately.
  • Follow all environmental and housekeeping requirements, properly dispose of trash, regularly sweep keeping material, oil and water off floors and keep contaminated material from entering process water system.
  • Ensure all areas of the plant are clean prior to end of work shift.
  • Responsible for achieving the shift safety target, quality, shipping, and cost goals on the shift.
  • Responsibility for following production schedule.
  • Perform and operate many manufacturing responsibilities per standard operating conditions.
  • Continuously check the operation for leaks or other issues, perform operator based care, and use hand tools only as intended – training will be provided.
  • Must maintain an excellent standard of housekeeping and order in the work area adhering to 5S Standards.
  • Model ISO compliance
  • Follow all quality expectations, isolate/ report all defects, insure that product meets all quality standards per the quality manual, adhere to all SOP standards, and ensure proper documentation.
  • Ensures that quality is maintained by following current operating procedures and process controls.
  • Audit monitoring devices and report any potential calibration needs
  • Monitors quality and adherence to work instructions, standards and policies
  • Support product testing as needed
  • Complete visual inspections on material as necessary
  • Identify, record, and report non-conformance conditions
  • Perform all other duties and assignments as and when requested by the Shift Supervisor.

CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT

  • Promote an atmosphere of continuous improvement through your engagement – generate original ideas to promote safety, quality, customer service and productivity.
  • We want to hear your ideas; identify cost reductions, tell us how we can do it better, make process or any site improvement recommendations.
  • Be an active member of site improvement opportunities, Kaizen events, and WCM projects.

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or GED

PREFERRED OR DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous manufacturing experience minimum of 1 year required
  • Previous work experience in Lean Principles or WCM (World Class Manufacturing) is a plus, but not required

Company Summary

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada.


Legal Statement

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

 

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Production Operator

Location: Quakertown, Regular

Posting Date: 11/21/2022

Job Code: USA03748

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