Klein Tools - Lincolnshire

Manufacturing Team Member

US-TX-Mansfield
2 months ago
501 Easy Drive
ID
2017-2556

Overview

Since 1857 Klein Tools, a family-owned and operated company, has been designing, developing and manufacturing premium-quality, professional-grade hand tools. The majority of Klein tools are manufactured in plants throughout the United States and are the number one choice among professional electricians and other tradespeople.

 

We are currently looking for entry level and experienced Manufacturing Team Members to work at our Mansfield, TX facilities.   

 

We have various shifts available. 

1st shift: Mon-Thurs, 5am-3:30pm

2nd shift: Mon-Thurs, 3pm-1:30am and 3:30pm-2am

3rd shift: Mon-Thurs, 10pm-8:30am

 

Responsibilities

As a Manufacturing Team Member, you will be responsible for setting-up, operating, monitoring, and adjusting various types of mechanical and/or semi-automated machines depending on assigned area.  Set-ups and adjustments will depend on level of position and involve installing a fixture or piece of tooling and making minor adjustments as needed to meet specifications.  Troubleshooting involves communicating quality defects to the technical staff.  Intermediate level position requiring basic training.

  • Work safely to prevent on-the-job injuries by following Company and OSHA safety rules and regulations, understanding machine safeguards, recognizing and reporting safety hazards, and wearing required PPE. 
  • Run production jobs on various types of mechanical and/or semi-automated equipment per written or verbal work instructions to produce quality parts while maintaining productivity standards.
  • Perform basic set-ups on equipment, install tools and fixtures, run first piece sample parts, check for requirement specifications.
  • Make minor or routine adjustments as needed to meet specifications.
  • Inspect product for quality using micrometers, calipers, gauges, indicators and/or visual inspection. 
  • Inform supervision of any production or quality problems.
  • Report accurate count of production parts, scrap, and labor hours by completing required paperwork and/or electronic entry.
  • Keep work area in clean and orderly condition, complying with established 6S standards.
  • Cross-train by rotating to different machines and work areas as required.
  • Participate in various lean manufacturing activities to improve products, reduce waste, or learn new skills or operations.
  • Perform special assignments and/or duties as required.

Qualifications

Qualified candidates will hold a High School diploma or GED, and have at least 1 or more years related work experience in a manufacturing environment;  Ideal candidates will also have basic math skills, reading/writing skills, Quality Control skills (ability to use micrometers, calipers, gauges, or indicators, perform visual inspection, and read part drawings for basic quality checks), active learning skills (Ability to learn, problem-solve, and make decisions per work instructions and documents), and effective communication skills (able to communicate and work as a team member).

 

Klein Tools provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, including:

  • 401(k) Company Match
  • Profit Sharing
  • Paid Vacation/Holidays
  • Shared Cost Medical & Dental
  • Flex Spending
  • Education Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Discount Program

If you have the commitment to succeed and the desire to join an organization recognized as the industry leader, please submit your cover letter and resume.

 

No phone calls please.

 

EOE/M/F/D/V

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