Featured Local Job: Multiple Positions at UFP Parker

| January 10, 2022

Universal Forest Products, in Parker, currently has Multiple Positions open in its facility.

Afternoon Maintenance

Job Duties:

  • Performs regular, preventative maintenance on all machinery, equipment, tools, and building
  • Assists in the repair of woodworking machinery, infeed/outfeed systems, hand tools, and forklifts in accordance with diagrams, operating manuals, and manufacturer specifications
  • Orders supplies and parts as required
  • Performs preventive maintenance as scheduled
  • Maintains records of repair and maintenance activities
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety rules and procedures
  • Maintains a clean and organized work area
  • Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings
  • Prepares various reports as required
  • Performs other duties as required

Mill-Day and Afternoon Shift

Job Duties:

  • Moves and secures lumber products and other materials according to instructions
  • Stacks finished products according to predetermined bundle sizes and/or customer requirements
  • Labels material based on the following specifications: type, size, and count
  • Applies individual tags to material before/after treating/production
  • Uses a staple gun and troubleshoots equipment
  • Bands, bundles and secures material, including attaching corner protectors and loading sticks
  • Follows instructions for stacking material properly and according to company policy and customer requirements
  • Ensures correct quantities and material are strapped, labeled before leaving the work area
  • Maintains accurate inventory of tags and reports any problems or discrepancies to supervisor
  • Records production on production sheets
  • Maintains a clean and organized work area
  • Assists with other work areas by moving material, loading and unloading material carts
  • Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings
  • Performs other duties as required
Truss Assembler-Day and Afternoon Shift

Job Duties:

  • Secures and maintains correct component parts and supplies required for the operation (plates, nails, staples, fasteners, etc.)
  • Completes work area set up
  • Fits parts together in accordance with prescribed manner and in accordance with quality standards
  • Operates presses and machinery in addition to hand tools as required to complete assembly process
  • Stacks completed products in accordance with established procedures, and if required, may cover, label and band components/finished product
  • Ensures work area is safe, clean and organized, and that equipment is safe to operate
  • Completes pre-shift/startup equipment inspection checklist and reports any problems or concerns
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work environment
  • Provides basic TPM to equipment and completes TPM paperwork when required
  • Maintains production records as required
  • Checks materials and finished products to ensure compliance with standards
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality procedures, rules, and standards
  • Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Industrial Assemblers-Day

Job Duties:

  • Secures and maintains correct component parts and supplies required for the operation
  • Completes work area set up
  • Fits parts together in accordance with prescribed instructions and in accordance with quality standards
  • Operates hand tools as required to complete assembly process
  • Stacks completed products in accordance with established procedures, and if required, may cover, label, and band components/finished product
  • Ensures work area is safe, clean and organized, and that equipment is safe to operate
  • Completes pre-shift/startup equipment inspection checklist and reports any problems or concerns
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work environment
  • Maintains production records as required
  • Checks materials and finished products to ensure they are compliant with standards
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality procedures, rules, and standards
  • Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Wall Builders-Emlenton-Day

Job Duties:

  • Secures and maintains correct component parts and supplies required for the operation (plates, nails, staples, fasteners, etc.)
  • Completes work area set up
  • Fits parts together in accordance with prescribed manner and in accordance with quality standards
  • Operates presses and machinery in addition to hand tools as required to complete assembly process
  • Stacks completed products in accordance with established procedures, and if required, may cover, label and band components/finished product
  • Ensures work area is safe, clean and organized, and that equipment is safe to operate
  • Completes pre-shift/startup equipment inspection checklist and reports any problems or concerns
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work environment
  • Provides basic TPM to equipment and completes TPM paperwork when required
  • Maintains production records as required
  • Checks materials and finished products to ensure compliance with standards
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality procedures, rules, and standards
  • Participates in safety, CI, and other programs and meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned

CNC Operator-Day Shift

Job Duties:

  • Secures and maintains material and supplies required on the operation according to production sheets
  • Completes work area set up
  • Operates and feeds the machine in a safe and efficient manner, and according to established procedures
  • Continually watches the machine to ensure quality
  • Stacks completed products in accordance with established procedures, and if required, may cover, label and band components/finished product
  • May operate hand tools to complete the production process
  • Ensures work area is safe, clean and organized, and that equipment is safe to operate
  • Completes pre-shift/startup equipment inspection checklist and reports any problems or concerns
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work environment
  • Maintains production records as required
  • Checks materials and finished products to ensure compliance with standards
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality procedures, rules, and standards
  • May perform preventive maintenance as specified
  • Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Benefits currently offered to UFP employees:

  • $1.50 more an hour shift differential for afternoon shift
  • Medical insurance
  • Health savings account with company contribution
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Basic and voluntary life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Stock purchase program with employee discount
  • Educational reimbursement
  • Wellness programs and challenges
  • Other supplemental benefits

Apply online and schedule a tour. See where your career path leads you!

WWW.UFPI.COM/CAREERS

Any questions may be directed to Shelly Kaltenbach, Field Recruiter.

Email: shelly.kaltenbach@ufpi.com
Cell (call or text): 814-316-1033
Office: 724-399-2992

Walk-in applications can be taken at their Parker location, 116 N River Ave. Parker, PA 16049.


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