Job Posting: Light Manufacturing Worker, Merit Kitchens

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Light Manufacturing Worker

Merit Kitchens is growing and hiring people interested in learning and developing their career in a light, wood finishing manufacturing company. Successful candidates will be trained in 3 entry level roles in Assembly, Dovetail Fabrication, and Paint Shop Finishing. Duties being trained for include:

  • Reading and understanding work orders and other production paperwork
  • Daily preventive maintenance of tool, work area, and equipment
  • Understanding the metric system
  • Finishing department includes loading/unloading parts on finishing line, sanding in preparation for stain
  • Fabrication department includes dovetail and operating machines such as panel and chop saw
  • Assembly department includes assembling prefabricated parts on an assembly line, or at work benches using screw guns, staple guns, operating clamp machine, and other hand tools to assemble and secure parts
  • Other duties as required

Skills and Requirements

  • Physically fit, able to stand for extended periods, bend, lift (occasionally up to 50 lbs.)
  • Good hand/eye coordination and a strong interest in learning manufacturing skills
  • English comprehension skills for learning and safety
  • Time management, prioritization skills, and attention to detail

Starting wage: $15.00 hour.

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