Job Description

Carpenter Co. has immediate openings for 1st shift Glue Operators in our Furniture Department at our Tupelo, Mississippi foam manufacturing plant. The successful candidates will be expected to assemble and adhere individual foam, fiber, fabric, and other sub-components into fabricated products. This position is responsible for performing final quality checks on finished products.

Carpenter Co. employees are committed to working hard to ensure production goals are met while maintaining operations excellence. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain daily communication with the glue line coordinator, Department Manager and other employees in the department to make sure that all products being shipped will meet the requirements and specifications of the customer.

Additional Responsibilities of the Glue Operators:

  • Receive and understand instructions from the glue line coordinator, Supervisor, or Management.
  • Read and follow written or illustrated work instructions in order to assemble parts properly according to customer requirements.
  • Adhere to established glue line production procedures.
  • Clean gluing equipment and perform appropriate scheduled maintenance.

Skills/ Requirements

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
  • Previous glue experience (6 months +).
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment as a time.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, some weekends and call-in will little notice.
  • Must be able to work with little or no supervision.

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.

Important Notes

Carpenter Co. offers a comprehensive benefits package including excellent health insurance, generous profit sharing plan, and much more. We offer long-term career opportunities for our employees in a stable industry and clean working environment. We also offer tuition reimbursement to our employees after 1 year of service. To learn more, check us out at www.carpenter.com.

Shift Hours: 6am - 2:30pm normal schedule

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.

Carpenter Co. conducts pre-employment drug testing on all applicants that receive and accept a written offer of employment.