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Lippert Components, Inc. Woodshop in Yoder, Indiana

OVERVIEWless thanbr> Responsible for producing, designing, crafting, setting up, framing and maintaining quality and safety standards; maintaining equipment and supplies. Woodworkers, craftsmen, and assemblers manufacture a variety of products such as cabinets and furniture, using wood, veneers, and laminates using specialized hand tools. They often combine and incorporate different materials into wood.less thanbr> Essential Functionsless thanbr>Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.less thanbr> * Performs any combination of following duties to facilitate cutting, finishing, storing, cleaning, and shipping wood products, and inspects products prior to shipment: Stacks lumber or wood products on floor or in bins to supply machine operators or assemblers,less thanbr> * Workers may use automated machinery, such as computerized numerical control (CNC) machines, to do much of the workless thanbr> * Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GDandT).less thanbr> * Programs mills and lathes by entering instructions (not required by all operators).less thanbr> * Sets-up, operate and tend, mills, lathes, drill presses, shapers, routers, sanders and wood nailing machines by using proper instructions and procedures.less thanbr> * Perform work in high production environmentless thanbr> * The ability to add fasteners, adhesives and connect the pieces to form a complete unit.less thanbr> * Loads feed mechanism by lifting stock into position.less thanbr> * Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces.less thanbr> * Maintains specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.less thanbr> * Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.less thanbr> * Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.less thanbr> * Applies filler, putty, or other material, using brush, putty knife, and fingers to fill wood pores, holes, cracks, or other indentations.less thanbr> * Traces patterns on lumber stock as guide for machine operator.less thanbr> * Brushes surfaces with glue preparatory to covering surfaces with leather, paper, or other materials.less thanbr> * Examines materials and products for defects, finish, and grade, and accuracy of dimension and matching panels, using measuring instruments.less thanbr> * Maintains workstation in a neat, clean and orderly fashion, and performs job duties in a safe and efficient manner.less thanbr> * Ensure wood isn t warped cracked, or swollen; completing all stages of the woodworking process.less thanbr> Competenciesless thanbr> * Should be able to work on CNC machines in a manufacturing environmentless thanbr> * Should have good organizational skills for running multiple operationsless thanbr> * Should have high hand dexterity to operate machines and a multitude of hand toolsless thanbr> * Should have some interpersonal skillsless thanbr> * Should have initiative in getting the job doneless thanbr> Supervisory Responsibilityless thanbr>This position has no supervisory responsibilitiesless thanbr> Work Environmentless thanbr> While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud. The work element is in a temperature controlled environment and