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General Laborer

Brand:  Memorialization
Company:  Matthews International Corporation
Line of Business:  Cemetery Products
Location: 

Searcy, AR, US, 72143

POSITION SUMMARY

 

Matthews International is seeking a qualified General Laborer  to work in our Bronze Foundry  in the Searcy, AR area for our memorialization business segment.   This position will be responsible for the assembling of products, parts or materials for our foundry production process using hand tools, jigs, fixtures, adhesives and fasteners according to the production standards and schedules.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

 

ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT?
•Working with production equipment in an industrial environment.
•Working in a role that requires using hand tools and production equipment.
•Working in a role that encourages cross training and working in various roles to help with efficency and production.
•Working with an organization that provides the necessary training to complete the job and advance your career.


DO YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH?
•Working with  hand tools, projection machines, patterns and templates.
•Setting up and checking products to confirm if they meet specifications.
•Working in a role that requires quality checks and a strong detail to accuracy.


WHAT SUCCESS LOOKS LIKE
•You will be working in various stations in the department including layout projection, picking templates and patterns in the creation of models used for molds.
•You will be using adhesives in the creation of templates and be responsible for the accuracy of the products to meet order specifications.
•You will be responsible for working and cross training in all set up operation stations.
•Quality inspections on products to ensure no defects on products.

•Additional duties as assigned.


DO YOU ENJOY COLLABORATING WITH?
•Plant manager, production supervisors and department leads.
•A small team of production employees.

QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS

•High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred
•1+ years of previous general labor experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
•Basic degree of proficiency MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications
•Basic verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning)
•Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients
•Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
•Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting
•Possess a mechanical aptitude; ability to use a large variety of hand tools and basic knowledge of power tools, forklifts, welding equipment, and cutting torch.
•Ability to work overtime as necessary

 

PHYSICAL ASPECTS / WORK ENVIRONMENT

•Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk, hear and see.  
•Regularly lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. 
•Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
•Regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, extreme cold & heat, risk of electrical shock, and toxic or caustic chemicals.
•The noise level in the work environment may be high. 
* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

 

Matthews Memorialization is a leader in the memorialization industry who is committed to helping customers grow their businesses and helping families move from grieving to remembrance by providing products of superior craftsmanship and revenue generating programs and services. Within this industry, our Environmental Solutions is focused on the design and manufacture of advanced combustion systems. Matthews Memorialization is a (MATW) Matthews International company. 
 

http://matw.com/memorialization/   
 

Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 

Matthews International endeavors to make our employment website and application process accessible to all users and applicants.  In doing so, Matthews International provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation or assistance completing the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resource Team at Reasonable.Accommodations@matw.com.
 


Nearest Major Market: Little Rock