Operates the Heatset Machine in a safe and efficient manner according to established procedures and specifications ensuring that a quality product is being produced.
Inspect assigned job at the beginning of every shift and after each break.
Communicate any problem or concerns to the supervisor in a timely fashion.
Keep assigned job creeled in so that production is maintained.
Properly identify yarn packages for lot running on assigned lines.
Complete required down time sheets/waste logs.
Perform doffing procedure.
Consistent communication between creel operator and winder operator.
Make sure that all 48 spindles doff correctly on the BLA winder.
Make sure that the cutters function properly and the yarn is caught by the arbor on start-up. Report doff errors to technician.
Patrol job and make sure all positions are running.
Communicate any problems to the supervisor related to quality or run-ability problems.
Unload conveyor belt at the end of the machine.
Chalk and label yarn for identification purposes.
Repair breakouts immediately.
Assist with change over following proper procedures.
Initial labels prior to putting on finished package.
Complete superba doff efficiency check sheet as requested.
Report any mechanical problems by notifying the supervisor and technician assigned to the area.
Follow waste prevention procedures.
Maintain housekeeping standards.
Inspect yarn according to established procedures.
Complies with procedures found in Shaw Management System (SMS).
One year manufacturing experience preferred.
High school diploma preferred.
Must be able to sit, stand or walk for up to twelve continuous hours.
Must be able to lift packages weighing up to twenty pounds frequently.
Must be able to reach 80 inches above floor level to creel packages.
Must be able to work rotating shift, holidays, weekends, and overtime as required.
Must perform any other job duties as assigned by supervision.
Works normally scheduled days in compliance with the Plant Attendance Policy. Works overtime as required.
Shaw Industries - 17 months ago
Shaw Industries, Inc. designs and manufactures approximately 1,800 styles of tufted and woven carpet for residential and commercial use...