Production/Manufacturing Technician - Praters, Inc.
$13.00per hour | Monday - Friday; 7:00 am - 4:00 pm | Full-time
This job entails the production of portable athletic flooring and accessories to include sanding, installation, base, screening, repairs, painting of floor graphics, and application of floor finish, among other things. This is a local position and the work is performed onsite at Praters, Inc. Rossville, GA location.
- Must be able to work without constant or direct supervision.
- Lifting, bending and carrying equipment and materials such as wood panels and/or pails of finish or other heavy objects with weights sometimes exceeding 100 lbs.
- Have the experience or the ability to learn to operate and perform minor job site maintenance on construction equipment or tools such as saws, drills, floor sanders, buffers, nail guns, etc.
- Ability to perform heavy physical work such as hand sanding the edges of hardwood floors.
- Follow the correct procedures for a quality job, performing it safely, and maintaining job site cleanliness as specified in the employee manual or by Management.
- The ability to read a tape measure and make the proper calculations for woodcuts, painting, etc.
- Willing to work overtime and some weekends.
- Will at all times conduct him or herself as a representative of Praters, Inc. and support Praters missions and goals.
- Follows all company policies, procedures, and business ethics codes.
- Perform other duties as assigned
- Basic carpentry or construction experience
- Industrial painting experience
- Hardwood flooring experience preferred
- Have a good work ethic and be able to produce high-quality work
- Ability to stand and bend for long periods of time
- Ability to lift 50 - 100 pounds continuously (with a team)
- Competent at reading a tape measure/ruler
- Able to effectively and efficiently organize, work well on a team but also have the independence to work individually
- Must be 18 years old or older
- Must be able to pass a pre-employment 10-panel drug screen
- Must be able to pass a basic background check