Job Description

Union Environment, position starts at $20.84 with increases every July 1st

This position includes Stacker, Sheet loader, Bander, Unloader, Middleman, Samples, Oxides, Hand Specials.   

 

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 

 

  • Comply with Westlake Safety Policies and Procedures  

  • Follow Westlake attendance policy and production requirements 

  • Stacker: Perform the task but not limited to removing tile from the production line and inspecting and assuring good quality tile is properly stacked onto a pallet for packaging prior to shipping. 

  • Bander: Assure stacked production is banded correctly and prepare stacking tables for the stackers. 

  • Unloader: Perform duties as a stacker while manually removing molds from racks onto a process belt for final preparation to be packaged for shipping. 

  • Middleman: Back up lead and assure production line is running at the best efficiency and be able to drive a forklift to assist with breaks and changeovers. 

  • Samples: Responsible for selecting, labeling and packaging tiles/material to be sent to customers. Must be familiar with color and color blends to be able to select the correct samples.  

  • Oxides: Make small bags of oxides for samples 

  • Hand Specials: Produce hand-made specials in a consistent manner with regard and attention to quality and quantity 

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES  

 

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, equipment manuals, and company manuals and procedures. 

  • Demonstrate manual dexterity and mechanical aptitude 

  • Good communication skills and ability to read, speak, write English (bilingual Spanish helpful) 

  • Ability to observe, identify, deduce and troubleshoot equipment malfunctions 

  • Quick learner and ability to work under minimal supervision 

  • Math skills and computer skills 

  • Ability to attention to details 

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE 

 

  • High School Diploma highly desirable but not required 

  • 1 year of general labor experience in a similar setting, preferably in a manufacturing environment but willing to train 

 

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT 

 

The employee should possess the ability to: 

 

  • Be exposed to sounds or noise levels that uncomfortable 

  • Withstand exposure to temperature extremes inside or out  

  • Prolong standing or in stationary position  

  • Complete repetitive movements 

  • Bend and/or twist  

  • Lift/move/transport items up to 50 pounds 

  • Ability to move or traverse about the facilities 

  • Ability to work around dust, chemicals, and other substances, and in various environmental conditions 

  • Wear all required personal protective equipment (hearing, vision and hardhat protection) 

Application Instructions

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