Lenco Industries, Inc. Build Prep in Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Job Summary: The Build Preparation Employee is responsible for the blueprint reading and proper assembly of parts used during the Building Phase. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: - Basic welding skills and knowledge - Reading blueprints and drawings for design layouts. - Accurate tape measure readings - Identifying specific locations of part placement and welds. - Load table by lifting steel into position using a crane and various other lifting devices - Part prepping grinding and sanding for quality welding. - Reading and understanding of weld symbols. - Making sure all welding is in quality form. - Inspect your own completed work for accuracy compared to the blueprints. - Carry out work orders within a realistic timeline ensuring that deadlines are met - Identify abnormalities and repairs required as result of internal actions and advise the supervisor accordingly - Monitor instruments such as pressure gauges, indicators, or meters to ensure optimum processing conditions - Maintain continuity by communicating and documenting actions, irregularities, and ongoing need - Maintain all documentation including timesheets. - Maintain equipment by completing preventative maintenance requirements following the manufacturer?s instructions, troubleshoot malfunctions and inform supervisor of problems and malfunctions that occur. - Maintain a clean and tidy work area - Identify areas of process improvement, cost, and waste reduction - Work in an efficient and timely manner - Undertake relevant training and development as required - Maintain cooperative working relationships, and demonstrate sensitivity to and respect for a diverse population ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS: - Maintain safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations - Adhere to and carry out existing work practices, procedures, and policies - Maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate - Understand and comply with safety and environmental policies - Other duties as assigned INTERACTION WITH: Parts and Engineering Department Managers, Operations Manager, and Stockroom EXPERIENCE: - Manufacturing experience - Forklift experience - Part prepping experience - Mig welding experience - Overhead crane experience EDUCATION: High school diploma or GED equivalent CERTIFICATIONS: - Forklift operation certification - Valid driver?s license KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: - Meticulous attention to detail - Ability to work independently in the absence of supervision - Excellent listening skills - Alertness a must - Take and understand measurements - Ability to follow directions - Ability to maintain focus - Meet deadlines - Trouble shooting skills - Mechanical aptitude - Basic math skills required (add, subtract, divide and multiply) - Read and interpret nest prints - Ability to write legibly - Follow safety and materials policies and procedures - Attention to detail - Computer literate EQUIPMENT USED: - Mig welder - Sheet Thickness Gauge - Forklift - Various hand tool - Computer - Pneumatic tools - Vacuum Lift - Crane with various attachments - Measuring devices - Pallet jack PHYSICAL DEMANDS: - Must be able to pass physical exam - Ability to lift a minimum of 70 lbs. - Ability to exert maximum force to pull and carry objects - Must be able to climb into, onto and under vehicle - Ability to frequently lift without restriction - Extended periods of standing, bending, squatting, and kneeling - Vision a minimum 20/40 with or without corrective lenses - Good hearing WORK ENVIRONMENT: - Heated and well-ventilated factory with bright lighting and epoxied floors. - Work T-shirts provided every 6 months. - Team Environment with periodic company luncheons and celebratory functions. - Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.