Floater / Water Strider
Value Stream – Flooring / Extrusion
Shift: 5:00 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Thursday
Overtime may be required

KEITH Manufacturing Co. has the following job opening. If you feel you qualify for the position and would like to apply, please submit your completed application to the HR Office.
Job Brief
As a KEITH Manufacturing Co. Floater / Water Strider, you will be responsible for performing varied tasks including assembly and machine tending. Work will be performed in our Flooring and Extrusion Value Streams. Work assignments will vary in functional areas, depending on the highest need at the time.

Essential Functions
• Must be comfortable and willing to have varied work that may change each day or potentially several times throughout the day
• Move controls to drive gasoline or electric powered trucks, tractors, forklifts, side loader and transport material between loading, processing, manufacturing, and storage areas; load, unload, transport, and stack material
• Deliver finished parts to storage locations
• Provide raw materials as needed to production processes
• Perform routine maintenance on vehicles; cleaning, fueling, or recharging batteries
• Meets agreed upon delivery and moving goals in a timely manner
• Maintain a “customer first” mindset for productivity and quality
• Maintain a 6S work area and mindset
• Meets agreed upon Company and department goals in a timely manner
• Arrives to work, meetings, and appointments, and other work-related functions on time and as scheduled
Peripheral Duties
• Inspect all equipment periodically to ensure it is operating properly
• Able to operate other machinery in the area when necessary
• May be required to weigh materials or products, and record weight and other production data
• Communicate with Leads any operating concerns
Minimum Qualifications
• Previous experience preferred
• Able to read a tape measure, pressure gauge, level, and square
• Be at least 18 years of age
• Must have a valid driver license
• Ability and willingness to follow directions as well as the ability to work independently
Working Conditions
• Work in a production shop environment
• Exposure to continual noise daily from machines
• Exposure to intense light and hot materials
Equipment/Machinery Used
• Grinders, wrenches and other hand tools
• Forklift, Side Loader, Tractor
• Extruder machine
• Injection molding machine
• Precision measuring equipment
Physical Requirements
• Able to stand for 10 hours at a time
• Able to lift up to 80 lbs.
Personal Attributes
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Self-motivated and directed
• Keen attention to detail
• Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
• Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
• Flexible
This job description does not list all the duties of the job. You may be asked by management to perform other tasks. KEITH Manufacturing Co. has the right to revise this job description at any time. This job description is not a contract for employment with KEITH Manufacturing Co. is by mutual consent.