Newell Brands Assembler, 3rd Shift - The Coleman Company in Wichita, Kansas
Position Title: Operator, Assembly
Reports to: Production Supervisor
Location: Wichita, KS
Performs a series or combination of tasks involved in the assembly of coolers
I. Performs a variety of tasks to produce various coolers. Judgment is required
to maintain Line speed and to produce quality product in compliance with
defined production specifications.
a. Confirm and sign Assembly line and safety buyoff prior to starting line.
b. Initiate product run and remove parts with damage or unacceptable
c. Maintain cycle time standard to meet production requirements.
d. Operate pour station in compliance with quality standards and training.
e. Operate fixtures to perform various tasks (dejig, wheels, handles and
f. Track good/bad parts produced.
g. Continuously inspect for Critical to Quality (CTQ) elements and
immediately notify of defects and/or errors.
h. Utilize 5S methods to maintain a clean work environment and follow
Lean Manufacturing Principles.
II. Use of hand and portable tools including use of a knife, drill and/or scraper blade. Use of cleaning tools such as brooms.
III. Responsible for quality of own work.
IV. Responsible for notifying lead/supervisor with machine issues and material shortages.
V. Work in a safe manner at all times and in compliance with site Safety Policies. Comply with all Coleman policies and procedures.
VI. Ability to work a weekend schedule and overtime as needed.
VII. Performs other related duties as required including but not limited to training for these processes.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and or ability required. The Company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities to enable them to perform the essential functions of their job, unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred or combination of related experience plus education. Requires the use of simple arithmetic, calculator and weight scale. Ability to read and comprehend basic instructions presented in English.
Previous manufacturing experience preferred
Moderate to extreme working conditions due to noise level of work area, dust/dirt, and odors. Extreme temperatures during summer months.
Personal Protection Equipment (PPE):
• Safety glasses with side shields
• Hearing protection
• Slip resistant, closed toe, heal and side shoes
• Hand protection for abrasion
• Specific job duties may require additional PPE
Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.