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Production Associate

Production Associate

Job ID 
2016-1470
# of Openings 
19
Job Locations 
US-CA-Ontario
Posted Date 
8/9/2017
Category 
Operations

More information about this job

Overview

Perform repetitive bench or line assembly operations to mass-produce products. Work efficiently and safely, while maintaining target range on the following KPI’s: discrepancies, accidents, ballistic repairs, ballistic re-cuts, garment repairs, garment re-cuts, ballistic yield, desired ship dates, and inventory cycle counts.

Responsibilities

  • Place parts in specified relationship to each other
  • Clip or otherwise fasten parts together
  • Work at different work stations as production needs require
  • Assemble products for stock as needed
  • Assist in Quality Control in production
  • Work on line where tasks vary as different model of same article moves along line
  • Verify sales order to assembled parts and/or finished product
  • Adhere product logos and serial numbers on products properly
  • Observe all safety regulations and procedures of the facility
  • Help in keeping production area clean and organized
  • Participate in kaizen activities to achieve productivity and quality improvements
  • Train associates as required
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Notify supervisor of non-conforming product
  • Notify supervisor of unsafe equipment or work practices

Qualifications

  • Three (3) to five (5) years related experience and or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • High School Diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • No college degree is required for this position but would be helpful in the advancement opportunity

  • General knowledge in the use of hand tools and shop operations
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos
  • Ability to write simple correspondence
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other associates of the organization
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals
  • Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Must work well with others and have the ability to be a team member
  • Ability to accept direction from a peer