PRODUCTION: Nester 3rd shift


Armstrong Flooring


Posted Under: Jackson, Tennessee jobs in Customer Service & Call Center; Customer Service & Call Center jobs
Posted On: 2017-06-19 02:00:00

The Jackson, TN Plant is looking for a candidate to work as a Finish Line Nester for a hardwood flooring plant. Minimum requirements include at least 2 years in manufacturing environment and prefer candidate to have high school diploma or GED equivalent. No phone calls please. Job Description: Must have a good attendance and work record.Must know and follow all safe work procedures, JSAs, and all company policies.Must be able to work well with others and work as a team and looking for opportunities to provide guidance and training for improvement of others as well as themselves.Must be able to read and write legibly.Must be able to train on any shift as required.Must be able to perform per standard work in a safe and efficient manner.Must be able to distinguish between red and white oak.Must be able to learn all nester specifications.Must have good hand/eye coordination and be able to work at standard work rate.Must be able to spot defects in flooring according to specified grading rules while product is moving on a conveyor as applicable to this position.Must be able to learn & apply all specifications and grading rules as applicable to this position.Must be able to mark boards with a crayon according to specifications and drop into return slots.Must be able to lift boards 3.25 wide up to 7 long and weighing up to 9 pounds each.Must be able to stand and nest for long periods of time.Must be responsible for following all proper ergonomics requirements as instructed.Must be able to meet yield and grade accuracy requirements.Must be responsible for 5s within your assigned areas.Must be able to work overtime as needed.Must perform all other duties as instructed by supervisor or leadsBenefits offered by ArmstrongFlooring:Armstrngoffers competitive benefits including medical, dental, prescription drugs, life insurance, long term disability coverage, vacation and product discount programs.About ArmstrongFlooring:Established in 1860, ArmstrongFlooring is a global leader in the design and manufacture of floors with a focus on innovation, design, and environmental sustainability. Based in Lancaster PA, Armstrong serves both the residential and commercial markets operating plants and distribution centers in eight countries with over 4500 employees worldwide.About the Location (Jackson, TN):Our Jackson, TN plant sits on 81 acres of land and employs just under 260 people working multiple shifts to manufacture 3/4 solid pre-finished strip flooring. Armstrong is a proud sponsor of the United Way, American Cancer Society, The American Heart Association's Heart Walk, Partners in Education and a member of the Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce.Situated in the center of West Tennessee between Nashville and Memphis, Jackson offers big city amenities and small town hospitality with beautiful landscape, abundant recreational opportunities and close proximity to great dining and shopping.How to Apply:Armstrong is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets. Local candidates should report in person to the Tennessee Career Center. In Jackson this is located at 225 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Drive. No phone calls please. If not local you can apply online at http://careers.armstrongflooring.com/Req ID: [[id]]Job: Production Primary Location: Jackson, Tennessee Other Locations: Employment Status: Full-Time Target Grades: 4Travel: none