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Title:  Utility - Floater 2nd Shift

Req ID:  1424
Job Category:  Manufacturing / Truck Driver

Janesville, WI, US, 53546

Job Family

Plant Hourly




MFG Hourly

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Assists in multiple operations according to established work instructions, covering absences and balancing production in the plant.

Includes possessing and maintaining skill sets for multiple positions to provide manufacturing flexibility. 

Perform duties as outlined in established Job Safety Analysis and National Quality Standards and meet established hourly production goals. 

Organize and/or stock raw materials in the work area, follow departmental housekeeping requirements, and leave the work environment and equipment clean at the end of shift. 

Perform other duties as designated by a supervisor or manager. 

Functional/Technical Competencies

Ability to sort items along with good organizational skills

Good hand/eye coordination

Demonstrated proficiency in at least three positions.

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. 


Customer Focused

Process Oriented

Adapts to Change

Foster and drive continuous improvement

Team Player


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


Results Focus
Project Management
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