• Assmblr/Oper I-Wood 701051

    Job Locations US-MI-GRAYLING
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  • Description

    JOB PURPOSE: Assemble variety of basic blind styles within established standards for quality and timeliness.



    Assemble blinds within established standards for quality and timeliness.

    * May perform pre-assembly responsibilities: May cut fabric or headrail. May pick parts. May do final bagging and labeling. oMay weigh fabric or rail and input data into computer database.

    * Select blind off cart, following set procedures and established priority guidelines.

    * Perform initial hand assembly of blind to allow for hanging, inspection and adjustment.

    * Hang blind and perform initial inspection

    *  parts fit together, adjust motor (if applicable), adjust clutch.

    * Make necessary adjustments and re-inspect.

    * Complete assembly process

    * add end caps, adjust snap, set stop.

    * Perform testing of blind

    *  quality tests, visual test, function/performance test (drops correctly, width, color, flaws in materials, function, etc.).

    * Interact with quality specialists to ensure that quality guidelines are met.

    * Prepare blind for packaging and shipment

    *  pull blind up into stacked position; may bag or may put on cart for submission to other group for packaging/labeling and shipment.

    * Complete productivity paperwork related to blind assembly.

    * May work with Engineering on testing of new products. Maintain clean and safe work environment.

    * Follow established procedures to maintain work environment in a neat and orderly condition.

    * Perform minor maintenance on equipment and tools. Interact with Toolroom and Maintenance Departments on equipment and tool repair and development of new equipment and tools.

    * Follow safety policies and procedures. Attend regularly-scheduled safety meetings.

    * Attend daily huddles and other meetings to ensure smooth flow of communication.


    EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE: Minimum Education Required:High School diploma or equivalent Minimum Job-Related Experience Required:3 months manufacturing experience


    * Follow set safety procedures

    * Team player

    * Set priorities

    * Be flexible in job assignments

    * Hand/eye coordination

    * Basic computer skills


    Ability to meet job productivity expectations Ensures quality by:

    * Using project plan and project schedule methodology 

    * Clearly defining and utilizing processes in daily work

    * Understanding SFW team structure, roles and responsibilities

    * Integrating process methodology into daily work; MPI, QAT, 6S, 6D, Q@S etc

    * Looking for innovative ways to streamline work processes across the division and involves stakeholders

    * Identifying gaps using tools such as Baldridge criteria, WI Forward Award criteria, GPTW, IDP etc

    * Establishing forums to share best practices

    * Using department and company scorecard and other metrics

    * Measuring own work to plan and reports out at a micro and macro level


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