Owens Corning Production Operator in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job Band : Hiring Manager: Chris Fuller HR Rep: Danyelle Jacobs Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota - United States Owens Corning Production Operators perform the utility, auto catcher and palletizer tasks, and performs any team task on an as needed basis under the direction and authority of the Front Line Leader (FLL). Owens Corning provides their employees with competitive wages, shift differentials, various health, dental and vision benefit packages, opportunities for quarterly bonuses, life insurance and market leading 401(k) plans. We are looking for motivated employees wanting to join a winning team! Principal Duties and Responsibilities: A . Utility duties: Qualifies on all tasks on a progressive basis and rotates between task areas and performs duties on an as needed basis in any task. Performs all quality checks/tests on time. Off loads conveyor of seconds and rewraps, stacks seconds and adds in rewraps. Performs common labor and janitorial tasks (including, but not limited to, general sweeping, clean up work, etc.) Performs support labor for front end operations (including, but not limited to, feed rewraps back onto the conveyor, etc.) Assists in repairing all line breaks (heavy tails) and adjusts equipment for product. Pulls all splices from the bundles. Visually inspects bundles and/or shingles, sets aside rejects, and notifies appropriate personnel. Participates in the safety and good housekeeping programs as as established within the plant. Performs other related duties consistent with the nature of the job as directed by the Front Line Leader or Assistant Foreman. B. Performs Palletizer duties: Operates and adjusts palletizer and conveyors (including, but not limited to, start, stop, clearing of jams, etc.) Helps perform preventative maintenance to palletizer (including, but not limited to, tighten bolts, clean conveyor rollers, etc.) Visually inspect pallets and sets aside as needed. Transports pallets to the palletizer. Loads pallets into the palletizer. Assists the lift truck operator with the count and notifies the coater operator before the next color change. C. Performs Autocatcher duties: Helps clear all box jams. Assists auto catcher attendant in adjusting the machine. Performs any team task on an as needed basis. Performs other related duties consistent with the job as directed by the Front Line Leader or Assistant Foreman. D. Lift Truck Operator duties: Transports all product from the palletizer to the proper storage area. Transports rewraps to the add in area. SKILLS AND ABILITIES The employee should hold the following abilities: Assess and only operate equipment when all guarding and safety devices are in proper working order. Forklift Certification Identifies first quality vs. second quality raw materials and finished product. Good communication skills Work independently maintaining a fast, yet safe, pace of operation. Adaptable to change. Follows the Lock/Tag/Try (LTT) procedures at all times. COMPUTER AND SOFTWARE COMPENTENCIES The employee must be able to: Log into and navigate Globalink to access PeopleSoft for paycheck/benefits enrollment information. Log into and navigate Owens Corning University (OCU) and accomplish online training routinely. Enters downtime/slowtime data into the IM computer. EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE The employee should have the following: High School Diploma or GED equivalency ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT The employee should possess the ability to: Routinely lift up to 40 lbs. without assistance. Work up to 12 hours in extreme hot/cold manufacturing environment. Walk/stand on concrete floor as required during shift work, lasting 8-12 hours. Routinely ascend and descend stairs and ladders. Safeguard self with Personal protective Equipment (PPE)- steel-toed shoes, eye protection (glasses, goggles, and/or facemask) hearing protection, and long sleeved shirt (with shirt tail tucked in) as necessary for task. Use cleaning equipment or tools as necessary for housekeeping duties in accordance with all safety rules. Ability to work overtime as necessary. About Owens Corning Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) develops, manufactures and markets insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites. Global in scope and human in scale, the company’s market-leading businesses use their deep expertise in materials, manufacturing and building science to develop products and systems that save energy and improve comfort in commercial and residential buildings. Through its glass reinforcements business, the company makes thousands of products lighter, stronger and more durable. Ultimately, Owens Corning people and products make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, Owens Corning posted 2017 sales of $6.4 billion and employs 19,000 people in 37 countries. It has been a Fortune 500® company for 63 consecutive years. For more information, please visit www.owenscorning.com . A career at Owens Corning offers the ability to enhance your expertise and achieve your personal and professional aspirations. Through it all, we’ll empower you with an environment that encourages open communication and big ideas, competitive pay for your performance, comprehensive benefits, and more opportunities to make your impact. Must be eligible to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis. Owens Corning is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.