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Tower International

Assembly Production Operators 2nd and 3rd SHIFTS

Tower International - Shepherdsville, KY

Great Assembly Production Positions Open in our Shepherdsville Plant.  Excellent Pay, Health Benefits and Work environment. POSITION SUMMARY   This position is responsible for supporting production by means of direct labor to build product while meeting production goals and maintaining quality standards.  This colleague must be capable of demonstrating the behaviors consistent with the values of the Tower International\u2019s MVV Statement.  This colleague must possess excellent verbal and written skills due to the interaction with other Tower colleagues   SUMMARY OF ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES   Wears all required safety equipment and ensures area and environment is safe Operates, monitors and helps maintain machine\/equipment (press, welders, cranes, forklifts etc) Feeds equipment and tooling Performs or assists in die changes Move parts and product to appropriate positions Lift\/push\/pull parts weighing at times anywhere from 10-35 lbs Stand, walk, and move into and out of the work area Perform daily operational checks to insure safety Perform quality checks and verify quality (first, middle and last offs, PQI books, SPC etc.) Assist quality and maintenance personnel with issues related to production Conduct daily cleaning of the work area Repair product as required Operate machinery as required Identify and document problems, sets goals, tracks progress and works with teams to implement solutions. Report issues and concerns to the Team Leader or Supervisor Basic understanding of Quality Management System and Environmental Management System standards Watch for potential concerns or issues Train other operators and document training in matrix Be self directed and encourage continuous improvement through involvement and input Clean and organize area, keep free of clutter and safety hazards \u2013 6S Any other tasks as requested by management     QUALIFICATIONS \/ REQUIREMENTS   Education:      High School diploma or equivalent     Experience:    Previous manufacturing experiences a plus.   Training and Skills:   Ability to complete visual quality inspections Ability to read and follow written work instructions and safety guidelines. Good verbal communication skills as evidenced in peer relations. Ability to work independently at multiple stations as a member of the production team Ability to lift\/pull\/push loads of 10-35 lbs at an expected rate Ability to work in an upright\/standing position for up to 5 hours at a time Ability to operate production line equipment including a weld tool and rivet guns Maintain a good attendance record Ability to work a flexible schedule Ability to work as a team member Basic understanding of Quality Management System and Environmental Management System standards   PHYSICAL DEMANDS   While performing the duties of this job, the colleague is regularly required to stand, walk, and use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, product, or equipment. The colleague is regularly required to talk and hear. The colleague is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms in operating or repairing equipment, welding, grinding or conducting inspection. The colleague must regularly lift and\/or move up to 15 pounds and occasionally lift and\/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to focus.    

16 days 4 hours ago

Tower International


Assembly Production Operators 2nd and 3rd SHIFTS Tower International - Shepherdsville, KY, United States


Location: Shepherdsville, KY

Company Profile:
Tower International is a leading integrated global manufacturer of engineered structural metal components and assemblies. The company supplies the automotive industry with body-structure stampings, frames and other chassis structures, as well as complex welded assemblies for small and large cars, crossovers, pickups and SUVs. We are well diversified geographically, which positions us to participate in growth opportunities as they occur over time around the world and mitigates the impact of regional production fluctuations on our business.