Lead Assembler at Kohler Co.

Posted in Other 30 days ago.

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Location: Bristol, Pennsylvania





Job Description:
<p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span style="font-family: Arial;" size="5"><font size="3"><strong>Lead Assembler&nbsp;</strong></font></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span style="font-family: Arial;" size="5"><font size="3"><p><span style="font-family: Arial;"><font size="3">Bristol, PA</font></span></p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="margin: 0px; font-family: Arial;"><font size="3">Leads team of assemblers. Insures safety, quality and efficiency goals are maintained. Assembles, or packs cabinets, doors, and parts, light fixtures in accordance with manufacturer's specifications, applying knowledge of production methods, processes, hand and/or power tools and equipment. Check parts for tolerance compliance and quality standards.<span style="margin: 0px;"> &nbsp;</span></font></span><span style="font-family: Arial;"><b><span style="margin: 0px; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;"><br clear="all"></span></b></span></p><p><span style="font-family: Arial;"><b><span style="margin: 0px; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;"> </span></b> </span></p><div style="margin: 0px;"> </div><p style="margin: 16px 0px 8px;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><font size="3"><span style="margin: 0px;">Specific Responsibilities</span><span style="margin: 0px;">&nbsp;</span></font></span></p><ul type="disc" style="margin-top: 0in;"><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Retain overall production and material movement responsibilities</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Communication to other departments and support functions</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Organize and motivate associates<span style="margin: 0px;">&nbsp;</span></font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Train and monitor other associates</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Read, interpret bills of materials, and other written instructions or procedures to accurately assemble equipment and products</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Utilize hand held tools such as a hand held staple and screw gun</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Operate machinery and manual material handling equipment</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Maintain inventory of product in work stations</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Perform quality work checks to insure the product meets quality standards</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Identify product defects and take appropriate action when defects are identified</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Perform all work in accordance with quality standards and established&nbsp; safety procedures</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Responsible for assigned tasks, upward communication for correction</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">&nbsp;</font></span></span><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Maintain a clean and safe work area</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: black; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Promotes company initiatives</font></span></span></li><li style="background: white; margin: 0px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px; color: black;"><font size="3">Other duties as assigned</font></span></span></li></ul><p style="background: white; margin: 0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin: 0px; font-family: Arial;"><font size="3">&nbsp;</font></span></p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="margin: 0px; font-family: Arial;"><font size="3">Additional Functions and Responsibilities:</font></span></p><ul type="disc" style="margin-top: 0in;"> <li style="margin: 0px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Participate in and/or lead Kaizen events</font></span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Maintain knowledge of and follows all safety regulations</font></span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Attends all safety training classes both monthly and job specific</font></span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Attends developmental workshops as directed and required by management</font></span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Maintains visual management systems including but not limited to; Kanbans, visual stores, and inventories</font></span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><font size="3"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;">Produces at necessary level of production to meet demand requirements as directed by volume and/or management</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; font-family: Arial;">&nbsp;</span></font></li></ul><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="margin: 0px; font-family: Arial;"><font size="3">Interaction:</font></span></p><ul type="disc" style="margin-top: 0in;"> <li style="margin: 0px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Participates in teams to build products as required by work orders or management</font></span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Interacts with various departments for the delivery of and removal of various materials</font></span></span></li> </ul><p><span style="font-family: Arial;"> <span style="margin: 0px;"><font size="3">Report any and all production issues to plant supervisor as they develop</font></span></span></p><p>&nbsp;</p></font></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><b><u><span size="5"><font size="3">Skills/Requirements</font></span></u></b></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span style="font-family: Arial;" size="5"><font size="3"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><font size="3">High School diploma or equivalent</font></span></font></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><b><u><span size="5"><font size="3">Why Work at Kohler Co.?</font></span></u></b></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span style="font-family: Arial;" size="5"><font size="3">Kohler Co.'s mission is to contribute to a higher level of gracious living for those who are touched by our products and services. We understand that it takes investment in our associates' development to make that happen.<span>&nbsp; </span>So, we offer ongoing investment in each individual's personal development and the opportunity to collaborate with others across functions and roles at Kohler. <span>&nbsp;</span></font></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span style="font-family: Arial;" size="5"><font size="3">In addition to the investment in your development, Kohler offers a benefits package including a competitive salary, health, vision, dental, 401(k) with company matching, and more! </font></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><b><u><span size="5"><font size="3">About Us</font></span></u></b></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font size="3" style="font-family: Arial;">Beyond the competitive benefits and compensation, Kohler proudly offers a rich history, steeped in creativity and a commitment to our associates and communities.<span>&nbsp; </span>We invite you to learn more about our culture and company at <a href="http://www.kohlercompany.com/"><u><span color="#0000ff">www.kohlercompany.com</span></u></a>. </font></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font size="3"><span style="font-family: Arial;">It is Kohler's policy to recruit, hire, and promote qualified personnel in all job classifications without regard to race, creed, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, disability or veteran status.<span>&nbsp; </span>If, as an individual with a disability, you need reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact <a href="mailto:kohlerjobs@kohler.com"><u><span color="#0000ff">kohlerjobs@kohler.com</span></u></a></span><span style="font-family: Arial;">.&nbsp; Kohler Co. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. &nbsp;</span></font></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font size="3"><span style="font-family: Arial;">We invite you to learn more about equal employment opportunity by reviewing the Federal <a href="https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf"> EEO is the Law</a> and the <a href="https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf"> EEO is the Law Supplement </a>. </span></font></p>