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Siding Operator

Company: GAF Buildings Materials Corp. of America
Location: Wind Gap
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Come Build Your Career Under OUR Roof Job Description: Come Build Your Career Under OUR Roof Job Description: DESCRIPTION: Siding Operators will be performing duties in the four Production Processes, along with miscellaneous General Plant duties. The Plant duties are not limited to Shipping, Janitorial, Mask Cleaning, and other General Plant functions. The Job is designed to give operating flexibility throughout the facility. HOURLY EMPLOYEE SAFETY RESPONSIBILITIES RESPONSIBILITIES include the following, are not in any order of importance, and are not limited to: 1. Recognize you are the prime person responsible for your personal safety. Every employee is accountable for safety compliance. This is an important part of your performance. 2. Abide by and promote established plant and departmental safety rules, procedures and regulations. Make use of safety resources such as members of the EHS Leadership Team, Safety Subject Matter Experts, and Near Miss Report. 3. Complete Station Specific Safety Checklist and Housekeeping Checklist each shift. 4. Take an active part in protecting yourself and fellow workers in the plant. If you see a fellow employee or contractor who may not realize they are out of Safety compliance, remind them of the Safety rules for GAF. 5. Immediately correct and/or report to your supervisor any hazardous condition or unsafe practice in the work area. 6. Make suggestions for correcting any unsafe practice or condition. Use the safety work order system to make suggestions for correcting unsafe conditions or practices. 7. Report injuries immediately to your supervisor and get medical treatment without delay. 8. Participate in the completion of the initial injury/illness investigation. 9. Participate in the self-inspection process as requested using your JSA or other tool as appropriate. 10. Utilize personal protective equipment and devices as required. 11. Consult with your supervisor when you are unsure of how to perform tasks safely, use JSA's and other documentation when available. 12. Do not operate equipment which you have not been trained to operate or equipment that has had guarding or other safety devices defeated. 13. New or permanently transferred employees are to review and sign-off on the orientation checklist. 14. Maintain good housekeeping. PRODUCTION PROCESSES: * At all times the operator must be the team leader on Safety, Teamwork and Leadership. * Must be able to lift 55# Kraft Bags. * Must be able to transfers 30#-70# stacks * Must be able to lift 50#-75# Bundles * Must be able to wear a Respiratory PPE * Make recommendations that will continuously improve the operation of the process * Follow and complete assignments given by supervisors and technicians both verbal and written. * Assure and maintain quality and product specifications * Complete quality assurance and production reports correctly * Operate machinery to current operating parameters * Follow and understand instructions on a HDMI Batch Weight Controller * Perform product inspections * Perform process specification inspections * Perform RM testing and data checks * Must be able to start and shutdown equipment sequentially * Make minor adjustments to machinery to comply with process & product specs * Document process upsets in the log book * Report all repairs with a work order to a supervisor * Certified Forklift Operator. * Must be able to drive a fork lift and rack into a 8' wide by 36' long autoclave, occasionally * Operate a 4' ratchet and a pneumatic wrench weighing approximately 25# * Perform and maintain general housekeeping duties. GENERAL PLANT DUTIES: SHIPPING/RECEIVING: * Perform all tasks in a safe manner * Stack pallets, weighing two (2) tons, three (3) tiers high * Load and unload flatbed trailers and box vans * Conduct month end and cycle count inventory * Process orders according to the picking slips * Perform quality control checks on incoming raw materials * Operate electrical hand tools in order to make-up crates for outgoing shipments * Operator must be able to use a hammer for nailing container loads * Operate and maintain the stretch wrap machine * Operate and maintain the banding equipment * Assemble cardboard boxes * Must be able to lift 50#-75# cardboard boxes * Follow and complete assignments given by supervisors and technicians both verbal and written * Certified Forklift Operator. * Perform general housekeeping duties. MISCELLANEOUS: * Perform basic cleaning functions * Conduct inventory on supplies & equipment * Clean Respirators and Helmets per procedure * Perform testing on PAPR equipment QUALITY: * Performs quality control inspections, checks, and tests during the manufacture of products * Performs Quality testing on Raw Materials and Finished Product * Records observations and may make recommendations for improving processes. * Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. * Make recommendations that will continuously improve the operation of the process * Follow and complete assignments given by supervisors and technicians both verbal and written * Certified Forklift Operator. We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit). We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).

Keywords: GAF Buildings Materials Corp. of America, Bethlehem , Siding Operator, Other , Wind Gap, Pennsylvania

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