Assembler in Eden, NC at Signode

Date Posted: 6/16/2022

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Job Title: Frame Assembly Operator

PA 2

Reports to shift Supervisor

Job Summary

Through written standard work, written work instructions, and verbal instruction; frame/corner key operators will work in a rotating team environment to produce frame sub-assemblies.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Comply with all safety / quality / & process instructions; either written or verbal.
  • Submit required Hazard Identifications
  • Through example; demonstrate a commitment to safety culture.
  • Perform 6S duties
  • Work well in team environment to ensure safety, quality, and production guidelines are followed.
  • Manually orient sub-assemblies in frame table press per customer specifications
  • Manually orient corner key components and place in corner key press
  • Manipulate frame table controls to press sub-assemblies together.
  • Manipulate machine controls for corner key press
  • Manually install dowel pins with 1 lb mallet to secure sub-assemblies together into a top frame unit
  • Perform visual and mechanical quality verifications that top frame or corner key units meets customer specification.  
  • Stack and secure top frame units for next operation.
  • Participate in shift meetings and audits.
  • Monitor processes and report any abnormalities to management team.
  • Use small hand tools as required.
  • Manipulate simple machine controls
  • Others duties as required

Environmental & Physical Demands:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand for extended periods of time. Use of hands/fingers is required to hold or feel objects, tools, or controls.  The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms.  The employee is occasionally required to walk to different workstations.   
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move sub-assemblies in the production process.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.  Must be able to look up, around and over the shoulder to drive in reverse.
  • Occupational noise exposure during performance of required duties.  Adequate hearing protection is provided and required at all times.
  • Occupational exposure to heat, water, fumes, dust, and odors is regularly encountered.  Personal Protective Equipment including safety glasses, gloves, and safety toed shoes, industrial footwear is required at all times.
  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

We are an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.

For more information, view the EEO is the Law Poster and Pay Transparency Statement.


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