Molding Technician

About the Company

Homestead Cabinets is hiring for Molding Technician positions . Homestead represents a refreshing, new way of thinking and of doing business. We work hard to produce high quality, state-of-the-art custom cabinetry. We are looking for employees who would like to become skilled craftsmen. Homestead is a company that values its employees and their welfare. Our motto is "We Care," and we emphasize growth of the individual as well as the company. The hours for this shift would be from 6am-7pm with a 1 hour paid lunch, 3 days a week - no Sundays. Wage range is from $16.00 to $17.00 per hour depending on previous work experience.

About the Role

Molding Technician

Benefits

• 4-Day Weekends
• One week off every 8 weeks
• Shift: Three 12-hour days
• 1-Hour paid lunch break
• Health Insurance, Dental, Vision
• Homestead pays 50% of family gym membership
• Monthly profit sharing
• Potential $2.00/hr increase when meeting requirements
• Leadership training programs
• Being a part of a fast growing, high tech company
• Paid time off
• Referral program

Requirements

Demonstrate eye for detail and quality-minded work habits
Knowledge of basic fractions used in measuring parts
Ability to use a tape measure essential
Previous experience with operating a molder, table saw, miter saw, rip saw, orbital sander, planer saw, and drill is a plus but not required
Ability to communicate, receive, and understand complex instructions regarding duties to be performed
Adherence to good manufacturing principles
Curiosity and a desire to learn
Good communication and teamwork skills

Responsibilities 

Operate molder, table saw, miter saw, rip saw, orbital sander, planer saw, and drill on a daily basis
Quality check parts visually and with a tape measure
Read and follow work procedures and schematics or or receive verbal instructions regarding duties to be performed
Perform manufacturing/molding operations and various tasks following Homestead procedures, work instructions, and process aid sheets
Maintain daily production output
Participate in quality control inspections
Inspect in-process & finished product
Assist in other departments when needed
Work with team lead, engineers, supervisors, and managers to improve quality and process efficiency

Physical Requirements

Ability to frequently move, lift, carry, push, or pull weight up to 50 lbs. unassisted and occasionally lift/move items greater than 50 lbs. with assistance
Ability to continuously stand or walk for long periods of time
Ability to work in a noisy environment
Ability to work in a dusty environment
Ability to climb stairs and ladders
Frequently use fingers or hands to grasp, clamp, move, and handle objects
Frequently squat, stoop, kneel, crouch, turn, pivot, and reach