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Title:  Loader/Shipper - 1st Shift

Req ID:  1426
Job Category:  Manufacturing / Truck Driver
Location: 

Beloit, WI, US, 53511

Job Family

Plant Hourly

Exempt/Non-Exempt

Non-Exempt

Function

MFG Hourly

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

Assists in the day-to-day operations of the Shipping Department.

Follows load schedules and ensures a smooth workflow.

Co-ordinates the staging area.

Organizes special packaging.

Loads trucks.

Performs various operations in the department as required.

 

Functional/Technical Competencies

Ability to sort items along with good organizational skills

Good hand/eye coordination

Must be able to comprehend and follow work instructions, loading schedules and production tickets.  Must be able to understand and follow verbal instructions; communicate with coworkers and management clearly and respectfully; and work in an ever-changing, fast-paced team environment. 

Competencies

Customer Focused

Process Oriented

Adapts to Change

Foster and drive continuous improvement

Team Player

Experience/Education

Basic ability to read and write English

Must be at least 18 years of age

Demonstrated ability and willingness to work safely, take initiative, multi-task, and work both independently and as a part of a team.  Work experience with pneumatic tools and/or in a manufacturing environment preferred. 

 

Job Factors/Work Environments

Must stand and walk for a minimum of 8 hours per day or longer in overtime situations as required.  Also must be able to lift heavy product or raw materials up to 120 pounds multiple times per hour during an 8-hour shift or longer in overtime situations to meet customer demand.  Heavy loads must be team-lifted.  A work pace that maintains integrity of make-to-order system is required. 

Safety-focused, fast-paced manufacturing plant engaged in Lean Manufacturing/Continuous Improvement.  Work environment includes a clean and safe work area and exposure to high noise decibels, hot raw materials, fire-retardant materials, and limited chemicals.  Personal Protective Equipment is required to be worn for any hazards and is supplied by the company. 

 

Key Relationships

SUPERVISED BY: Plant Supervisor or the Plant Operations Manager. May receive direction from the Department Lead

Competencies

Results Focus
Project Management
Teamwork
Quality
Problem Solving/Analysis

 

Serta Simmons Bedding is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer with a Drug-Free Working Environment.  It is committed to not discriminating and treating all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 


Nearest Major Market: Madison