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SPX Cooling Technologies Manufacturing Associate (1st & 2nd Shift) in Olathe, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11280932 JOB DESCRIPTION The position will be responsible for working in the process and production of cooling tower manufacturing in Olathe, KS. The position may work in various departments (Assembly, Plastics, Jit Fab, Stores). The position may assume additional duties as assigned. The successful incumbent will be detail oriented, able to follow instructions well, and work well in a team atmosphere. The position may work in any station or operation of the manufacturing process. ACTIVITIES / TASKS Depending upon the operation the incumbent is performing, he/she may be required to:1.Select correct material for the job duty being performed under direction of the Lead Person2.Follow all work instructions per job specifications3.Operate a man lift, scissor lift, overhead crane, hoist and/or forklift as required after in house certification is obtained4.Use tools such as wrenches, impact guns, utility knife, drift pins, sealant tape, glue, staple gun, nail gun, sheet grinder and any other required tools/equipment safely and effectively PERFORMANCE MEASURES Safety Attendance Quality Throughput DESIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES Ability to plan work and select proper tools Ability to safely and effectively choose and operate hand tools (manual, pneumatic and electrical) Ability to choose and apply the correct types of material Ability to use air bearings, overhead crane and airfloat safely and effectively Ability to read a tape measure in metric and empirical standards Ability to interpret build orders and engineering drawings correctly Ability to adapt to change and flex his/her work at appropriate times so as to support the manufacturing process Ability to compare and accurately determine difference in size, shape, and form of objects Ability to work within precise limits and/or standards of accuracy Ability to multi-task Ability to work well with others Ability to work in a fast-paced environment Ability to communicate effectively Ability to follow and understand directions EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE / CERTIFICATION High school diploma or GED required Prior experience in a manufacturing operation preferred, but not required PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Lifting up to 50 pounds with assistance Sitting, standing, walking, bending, grasping, pushing, pulling, crawling, climbing, twisting, reaching, and working at heights Perform repetitive motions Plant environment with potential exposure to bad weather, excessive heat, and/or excessive noise 1st Shift Hours of Operation: Varies by department.5:30am - 2:00pm M-F OT on Sat/Sun when required.7:00am - 3:30pm M-F OT on Sat/Sun when required