Saw Machine Operator - Bedding

Job Description

Carpenter Co.

Carpenter Co. is known far and wide as one of the most successful and innovative companies in the world. Since our founding in 1948, we have developed a corporate culture that has helped revolutionize the comfort cushioning industry. Today, with about 5,000 employees, 18 product divisions, 46 global divisions and $1.7 billion in sales, we manufacture more comfort cushioning products than any other company.

Carpenter Co. offers a comprehensive benefits package including low cost/high benefit health insurance, dental, vision, life, disability, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), profit sharing, education assistance, and paid time off. We offer long-term opportunities for our employees in a stable industry and clean working environment. Our Elkhart Branch employees average over 10 years of service with the company, and we'd like for you to join us!

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2nd Shift Saw Machine Operator - Elkhart

This position is responsible for the operation of machinery that cuts and packages foam bedding products. Communicates with department manager and lead person for direction of material needing to be cut. This position need to be efficient in the operation of several pieces of equipment within the department to determine the best material utilization.

This position requires the following minimum qualifications:

*Must be able to communicate verbally and written with the department and supervisor.

This position requires the following minimum qualifications:

  • Creates and label all finish product and product that is determined to be stock.
  • Uses order listing to determine sizes and amounts to cut.
  • Operates foam slitters.
  • Enters dimensions into control panel and sets other machine parameters.
  • Verifies proper machine operations and checks output accuracy.
  • Operates baler and ties bales.
  • Wraps and packages product in polyurethane wrap.

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree Preferred.
  • One year manufacturing experience and forklift experience.
  • SAP experience Preferred.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily, and be able to meet the physical requirements of this position with/or without reasonable accommodation. Must be able to work flexible hours, overtime, weekends, and holidays with little call in time.

Job Snapshot

1st Shift Hours: Typically 2pm- 10pm, usually with OT hours & Saturdays

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Manufacturing

Manages Others: No

Industry: Manufacturing, Chemical, Consumer Products

Required Travel: None

Skills / Requirements

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree Preferred.
  • One year manufacturing experience.
  • One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily, and be able to meet the physical requirements of this position with/or without reasonable accommodation. Must be able to work flexible hours, overtime, weekends, and holidays with little call in time.

No phone calls or agencies, please.

Carpenter Co. is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or other legally protected characteristic.

Drug testing required.