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$20.75-$21.50 an hour-Production Operator-2nd Shift

Company: Pella Corporation
Location: Pella
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Do the work your most proud of at Pella !!!

Pella Corporation, located in Pella, Iowa, is looking for individuals interested in joining our Manufacturing Operations team on 2nd shift (3:40 pm to 2:10 am, Monday through Thursday, overtime possible on Friday/Saturday).

At Pella, we're all about building great windows and doors, strong customer relationships, and the rewarding career you've always wanted. Pella Corporation is proud to be a privately held, professionally managed company. We know you will find the right opportunity with Pella!

Our team members are able to grow from cross-functional experiences, an abundance of development opportunities to apply themselves in individual contributor roles or lead areas of the organization. We know you will find the right opportunity with Pella!

$19.00 - $20.00 an hour,

" Up to 2 first-year pay increases

" Paid holidays and vacation

" Medical and dental coverage

" Profit sharing 401(k)

Our Assemblers and Operators work as part of a team performing multiple duties for the production of window and door products. The team member's assigned team and tasks will vary based on business necessity.


* Pass drug screen
* Pass pre-work ability screen
* - Pass pre-employment tests
* Work in a team environment with the ability to communicate in a concise, polite and respectful manner


* Noise level requires hearing protection in designated areas
* Seasonal high temperatures and humidity
* Fast pace
* Frequent handling of hand and power tools


* Comply with safety, quality, and production requirements and procedures
* Regular/dependable attendance required
* Flexibility of work hours including overtime
* Able to safely work with and around moving equipment
* Perform standard work within takt time requirements
* Decision making and problem solving
* Operate equipment that requires close control, set up and adjustment following production orders


* Ability to rotate to other positions as needed
* Perform Preventative Maintenance requirements per an established schedule
* Maintain good housekeeping
* Inspect product for quality
* Other duties may be assigned


* Manufacturing experience is preferred


* Able to work with minimal supervision
* Accuracy and attention to detail
* Problem and decision making
* Adaptability
* Troubleshooting
* Analytical
* Measurement devices
* Mathematical


* Measurement Technology
* Quality Technology
* Industrial Math
* Standard & Technical Blueprint Reading
* Wood Technology


* Lift up to 100 lbs. at waist level and up to 70 lbs. at shoulder level up to an occasional basis when moving products
* Push or pull with up to 100 lbs. of force up to an occasional basis when moving products
* Generate up to 90 lbs. of grip strength up to an occasional basis with each hand while handling products
* Generate up to 15 lbs. of pinch strength up to an occasional basis with each hand while handling products
* Display average coordination with both hands up to a continuous basis while performing job tasks
* Perform elevated work up to an occasional basis when handling products
* Stoop, kneel or squat up to an occasional basis when handling products
* Reach forward and to the side up to a frequent basis when handling products
* Stand up to a continuous basis and walk up to a frequent basis during the course of each shift
* Able to perform repetitive tasks up to 12 hours per day

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