Advanced Drainage Systems Plastic Fabricator Basic in Mendota, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: EEO Statement:Advanced Drainage Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.Job ID 2018-4266Job Locations US-IL-MendotaPosted Date 2018-04-04Category ManufacturingOverviewHeadquartered in Hilliard Ohio, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc (ADS) is the leading manufacturer of high performance thermoplastic corrugated pipe, providing a comprehensive suite of water management products and drainage solutions. Our innovative products and superior drainage solutions are used across a broad range of end markets and applications, including residential, non-residential, agriculture and infrastructure applications. We have established a leading position in many of these end markets by leveraging our national sales and distribution platform, overall product breadth and scale, and our manufacturing excellence. Founded in 1966, we operate a global network of 3,700 employees, 63 manufacturing plants and 31 distribution centers. In July, 2014 we became a public company traded on the NYSE. To enable our continued growth, we are looking to add top talent to our dynamic organization.ResponsibilitiesThe Plastic Fabricator - Basic position is the title attained for an associate working in the Fab Department that has taken the first step beyond the Assembler level through Qualification and Certification. In addition to the knowledge of assembly the associate is now fully engaged in all forms of welding and finishing. While in this role the employee is actively pursuing next level qualification and certification. Qualified candidate must be able to work off shifts and weekends.Primary Job Responsibilities:The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:Abide by all safe practices and procedures.Independently conducts quality auditsContinuous involvement in Fabrication/Plant programs and Lean initiativesExtrusion welding - all fittings through 24";Hot plate welding - multi-miter bends and teesActively pursuing Plastic Fabricator - AdvancedMaterial handling and scrap managementEngage in cross-functional trainingMaterial preparation and product finishingProduct knowledge - Plastic Fab Basic LevelEquipment Operation - Plastic Fab Basic Level and actively conducting preventive maintenanceAdherence to all quality standards and conducts quality audits.Practice proper forklift operation and preventive maintenanceSpecifications - Plastic Fab Basic LevelCommunication with the Fab Support GroupAssists with training of Assembler positionUnderstand and practice ADS Core ValuesJob Skills:This position should possess the following skills/knowledge:Strong housekeeping skills.Strong interpersonal skillsMathematics - Geometry; Drawing interpretationWelder repair - Basic levelHand and Power Tools - Plastic Fab Basic LevelDecision making and problem solving abilitiesEducational Requirements:High School Diploma or equivalentPreferred Experience:Carpentry or trade apprenticeship or experienceMetal fabrication or welding.Physical Requirements:The employee will lift and move heavy items, which will require the ability to repeatedly lift 75 pounds to a height of 6 feetThe employee will be working specified shifts and moving around at all times, which will require the ability to stand and be mobile for a minimum of 8 continuous hoursFacilities can be extremely hot or cold at times, so the employee must have the ability to perform physical labor for extended periods of time in temperature extremesThe employee will be ha ndling materials daily, which requires the ability to use hands, arms and legs to physically handle and transport finished goodsThe Position requires full range of body motion on a daily basis including twisting, bending, reaching, squatting and ability to mount/dismount industrial equipment and vehiclesEEO StatementApply Here: