Syndicate Sales, Inc. Wire Bending/Spot Welding Operator in Kokomo, Indiana

Wire Bending/Spot Welding OperatorAre you a hard worker with proven work experience looking for a place where you fit in? Join our team! We pride ourselves in teamwork and meeting the needs of our customers. We embrace innovation and working together to achieve our goals. GENERAL SUMMARY:Responsible for performing with a production team to efficiently and accurately produce wire easels and other wire products. General production duties occur within the assigned area of wire manufacturing operations.DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:Daily operation of CNC wire bending, spot welding, and powder coating line.Assist in set up of CNC wire bending, spot welding, and powder coating line.Initiate start up of machines at the beginning of the shiftOperate a fork lift as needed Identifies, separates, labels, and palletizes merchandise onto flats.Reports damages and/or compliance issues to supervisor.Partners with supervisor to resolve problems or discrepancies.Meets safety, productivity and quality standards.Performs other related duties and responsibilities as assigned. QUALIFIED CANDIDATES MUST POSSESS: KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS:Communication skills sufficient to communicate with co-workers; to understand and provide directions; to respond to management inquiries; and to make entries on reports and recordsBasic knowledge of simple math conceptsWorking knowledge of use of motorized material handling equipmentAbility to maintain annual certification requirementsEXPERIENCE and/or EDUCATION:High school diploma or equivalentDemonstrated ability to operate machines safely and efficientlyPrevious work attendance record that demonstrates reliabilityMust have ability to apply common sense understanding in order to carry out detailed written and oral instructionsMust be able to read and comprehend documents such as shipping labels, safety rules, and instructionsMust be able to speak effectively with other team members in the organizationMust successfully complete forklift certification within 2 weeks of hire. Must be U.S. Citizen/Resident, Asylee, Refugee or have permanent/indefinite work authorization. No visa sponsorship for this position.WORKING CONDITIONS:Continuous lifting of merchandise up to 50 pounds on a regular basis, and occasional team lifting of merchandise up to 100 pounds with assistive devices required.Must be able to stand for an eight hour shiftMust be able to walk on a regular basisMust be able to sit frequently on a forkliftStanding, bending, stooping, squatting, kneeling, reaching, and pushing and pulling using hands and/or arms on a repetitive basis above and below the shoulder levelMust be able to tolerate work conditions with dust and noiseMust be flexible to work 1st (7-3:30 pm) or 2nd shift (3:30 - midnight) Monday through Friday. What youand#39;ll getThe chance to develop your skills and get practical experience with an innovative industry leader.Starting Pay Rate: $ 12.15/hrCompetitive benefit package including:10 paid holidaysMedical benefits available first of month after 60 day waiting period401k Retirement Plan immediate eligibility. Company matches 30 cents on the dollar for up to 4% of pay deferred tax free for your retirement investment.Who we areLocated in Kokomo, Indiana, Syndicate Sales is a manufacturer, importer, and distributor of over 1500 items to the floral industry with customers in all 50 states, Canada, South America, Europe and Japan. With over 1 million square feet of manufacturing and warehousing in Kokomo, and employing 250 team members, Syndicate Sales has been an innovator in the floral industry.This position is part of the WorkOne On the Job Training Program. Candidates not meeting some of the requirements may qualify for assistance. For additional information, please contact your local WorkOne office.