Huttig is national distributor of building materials with a 133 year-old proud history of building America!
Our Auburn, WA location has immediate full-time opening for a Production-Prefinish associate.
Responsible for pre-finishing doors using paint or stain in accordance with customer specifications and established company quality standards. Adherence to company policies, rules, and regulations in all areas is required, including but not limited to, environmental, health, safety and security. Support the company's mission and values by exhibiting the following behaviors: excellence and competence, collaboration, innovation, respect, personalization, commitment to our community, and accountability and ownership.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Carefully inspect doors for defects and irregularities prior to staining or painting.
Wear proper protective equipment and follow established safety guidelines as required for staining and painting.
Communicate with fellow employees as necessary to monitor and direct workload to ensure smooth operation and proper product flow.
Thoroughly remove dust from doors using tack cloth and air gun as necessary prior to staining or painting.
Stain or paint doors in accordance with company guidelines and customer specifications.
Maintain quality standards in accordance with product manufacturer and company guidelines.
Thoroughly inspect all finished products for defects or irregularities and touch-up as necessary.
Sign-off and complete appropriate paperwork at the completion of each job.
Maintain and monitor shop inventory and request reordering of supplies as necessary.
Report inventory discrepancies to Inventory Control Specialist.
Notify Shop Foreman of equipment malfunctions.
Maintain clean and orderly work area to ensure safety.
Perform other incidental and related duties as may be required and assigned.
JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Technical expertise and knowledge of company products.
Familiarity with relevant inventory and manufacturing terminology.
Familiarity with door components and assembly techniques.
Familiarity with finishing products and techniques.
Basic analytical, reasoning, and math abilities.
Basic verbal communication skills.
Might require forklift certification, depending upon branch requirements.
TOOLS USED 'Include but are not limited to: chop saw, table saw, rip saw, hand saw; router, nail gun, screw gun, door machine, various pneumatic tools, and drills
PHYSICAL DEMANDS ' The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to feel, manipulate, or handle; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand and walk. The employee must frequently lift 5-10 pounds and/or push 20-30 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
WORK ENVIRONMENT ' The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud and requires the proper use of safety equipment such as protective eyewear, earplugs, hard toe shoes, etc.
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