FULLER INDUSTRIES LLC
Technician 1 (Manufacturing)
This responsibility includes but is not limited to the set up and maintenance of complex production equipment under the supervision of a Tech II or Tech III as well as assigning work to Factory Hourly Operators.
Judgment, initiative and analytical effort are required in setting up and adjusting; investigating causes of substandard quality of components and products, and overcoming difficulties with materials, machines and accessory equipment during setup and production runs.
Duties involve concentration and attention when making setups and adjustments, investigating causes of substandard output and difficulties with materials, machines and equipment, and when working with instruction sheets, prints and specifications.
Requires knowledge of shop mathematics; use of blue prints, specifications, measuring instruments and hand tools; setup and operation of various types of machines and equipment used in producing the Company's products. Some knowledge of the characteristics of materials such as wood, plastics, natural and synthetic fill material, and metals is necessary. High School diploma or equivalent required.
Requires 1 – 2 years experience in the setup and operation of a variety of production machines and accessory equipment such as tufting machines, trimmers, automatic and hand shaping polishing machines, injection and blow molding machines, punch presses, sewing machines, automatic brush twisting machines and rolling mills. Some experience in machine repair is desirable. On-the-job training is provided as available.
Work is performed under generally good conditions with some machine noise, fumes, oil, and dirt present. Good lighting, ventilation are present. Temperatures in the Warehouse and Shipping area are cold in the winter and hot in the summer.
Exposure to usual minor shop injuries such as cuts bruises, burns and sprains are inherent in the job. Some exposure to more serious hazards; however, probability of serious injury will be minimized by adherence to established safety regulations.
Essential functions can require:
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Refer to the specific work instructions included with this job description.
Under the direction of supervision, group leaders are required to also oversee work activities of others.
Note: This description is not all-inclusive. Other duties as appropriate and directed by supervisor.