Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 5:36 PM
Armstrong World Industries
St. Helens, Oregon
The St. Helens, Oregon ceilings manufacturing facility of Armstrong World Industries, Inc., is currently hiring qualified Production Technicians. Our facility prides itself on our team environment, generous recognition programs, excellent safety record, compensation and opportunities for advancement.
All employees participate in a salary bonus program to help drive business outcomes and acknowledge employee contributions to our plant's success. Our employees are expected and encouraged to share ideas for production and safety improvements.
:Safe operation of forming, imaging and packaging machines
:Computerized reporting of production data, statistical data use, and development of process and quality knowledge
:Due to the continuous nature of our business, candidates must be willing to work rotating shifts and weekends (when necessary).
:Possess High School Diploma or GED equivalency
:Must be able to work rotating shifts, weekends (when necessary) and overtime
:Perform repetitive tasks for up to 30 minutes at a time
:Move up to 50 lbs routinely
:Ability to work up to 13 hours in a rolling 24 hour period
:Demonstrated ability to solve problems and provide recommendations for action
:Ability to work well in a team environment
:Currently possess basic computer skills in Microsoft Word (creating and saving documents) and Excel (entering data into cells) software as determined by assessment quiz
:Ability to pass basic comprehension assessments (NCRC Mathematics, Technology, Reading for Information and Locating Information)
:Accurately use basic measuring devices
:Follow written guidelines and procedures with accuracy
:Communicate well with others
:Read, write and perform basic math skills
:Participate on project teams and/or safety committees
:Must have transportation to and from work
:Must have at least 6 months of manufacturing (or related) workexperience. Examples could include: distribution/warehousing, military service, machine shop, etc.
:At least 2 years of consistent work history
:Basic understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles
:One or more years of direct manufacturing experience
Our facility is a tobacco, drug and alcohol free environment. We provide an excellent salary and our benefits' package starts on DAY ONE of employment. Our production positions start at 18.55 per hour (includes a shift differential).
We offer competitive benefits including options and choices to fit your needs such as medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, long and short term disability coverage, 401k plan, paid time off, and product discount programs.
About the Company:
Based in Lancaster, Pa., Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a global leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions. With over 3,700 employees and fiscal 2015 revenues from ceiling operations in excess of 1.2 billion, AWI operates from a global manufacturing network of 25 facilities, including 10 plants dedicated to its WAVE joint venture.
We believe the reason we're in business is to make a difference in the lives of people where they work, play, learn, heal and live. To do that, we make it our mission to be the best in the world at creating and delivering the most innovative ceiling solutions...for every space from mineral fiber and fiberglass systems to incredible statement design solutions. Wherever we are in the world, we adhere strictly to our operating principles in dealing with each other and other stakeholders in our business by
:Maintaining the highest ethical standards
:Being candid and respectful with everyone
:Serving our customers, employees, shareholders, suppliers and communities in balance; and
:Doing what we say we wi
• Location: Portland, st. helens
• Post ID: 22885627 portland