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Production Specialist (Powder Coat) - 1st Shift

Watertown, SD, US

Position Overview:

 

The Production Specialist, powder coat is a broadly defined position that encompasses competency or skill development. This position requires team members to learn the production line, manufacturing process and philosophy, and perform certain workstations within required cycle times. This position handles basic issues and problems, and refers more complex issues to higher-level staff. The Production Specialist – Powder coat paint will be working in the paint department area, loading different size components onto an automatic paint conveyor line. Following instruction is key in performing all responsibilities.

 

Role Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to Terex safety policies and procedures
  • Adhere to and promote The Terex Way Values
  • Follow all safety regulations for themselves as well as other team members, including keeping the work area clean and in orderly condition as well as wearing all appropriate safety attire for the job that is being performed
  • Follows paint production schedule to determine parts to load.
  • Visually inspects and loads components onto automatic conveyor paint line.
  • Basic understanding of assembly processes.
  • Basic knowledge in the usage of common hand tools, hand held power tools, fabricating equipment, and portable air tools such as a ratchet.
  • Requires sufficient reasoning ability to understand detailed, yet repetitive, written and oral instructions, and solve straightforward, immediate problems.
  • Requires the ability to perform arithmetic calculations and read and record detailed measurements, counts, distances, and times.
  • Requires the ability to learn and understand safety, continuous quality, and just-in-time within a reasonable period of time.
  • Requires sufficient hand-arm-eye coordination to guide objects into specific placement or alignment, make intricate connections, and make precise measurements.
  • Maintain clean work area and participate in 5s standards
  • Maintain tools and equipment in working condition
  • Troubleshoot basic issues and problems
  • Flex into other areas and departments as needed
  • All other duties as assigned

 

Basic Qualifications

  • 0-2 years of experience powder coat painting in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to successfully pass a respirator test

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School Diploma and/or equivalent experience
  • Possess beginning to working knowledge of the subject matter
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to accurately read and understand tape measurements
  • Understand and demonstrate basic computer skills
  • Strong orientation toward safety, quality, and continuous improvement.
  • Previous experience working with hand and air tools is desired
  • Previous experience working in a fast paced environment is desired
  • Familiarity within a manufacturing environment is desired
  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic

 

Physical Requirements

Physical requirements of the job are classified as medium to heavy. Physical demand requirements are in excess of light work. Medium to heavy work is defined as:

  • 10 to 40 pounds of force frequently, may include pushing, pulling and lifting
  • 40 to 100 pounds of force occasionally with assistance of machinery or others to move objects
  • Ability to stand on concrete for 10+ hours per shift
  • Requires ambulatory ability to walk, stand, reach, stoop, bend, and crawl on a continuous basis.

 

Specific Competencies

  • Ability to possess good mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to effectively communicate with all team members     
  • Ability to function as a team member and contribute to group goals while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision in a responsible manner
  • Ability to recognize potential safety hazards and take appropriate actions to minimize risks
  • Ability to maintain the integrity of confidential business and product information
  • Ability to have acceptable attendance for company standard; provides adequate notification; aware of impact on organization

If you are interested in an open position but feel you may not meet all the listed qualifications, we still encourage you to apply.

Location: US-SD Watertown HR 

Department: Operations 

Job ID: 36688 

 

Terex Overview:

At Terex, we fully embrace the increasingly diverse world around us and strive to create an empowering and welcoming workplace culture. We are a $4.0 billion publicly traded global manufacturer of materials processing and aerial work platform products and services. We are passionate about producing equipment that helps improve the lives of people around the world and providing our team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact.   

While our operations are global, each office or factory is a close-knit community.  We value diversity, equity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage, citizenship, and continuous improvement.  It's an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector - come join us!

 

Additional Information:

We see inclusion as a key to our success and are committed to actively foster a culture where every team member feels valued, listened to, and appreciated. We are committed to being fair and impartial in our decisions, ensuring equity within our workplaceAs an Equal Opportunity Employer, employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting the Recruiting department (person or department) at Globaltalentacquisitions@terex.com  

 

The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.

 

Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.


Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls
Nearest Secondary Market: South Dakota