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Bender Operator-3rd shift

Green Bay, WI - Manufacturing, Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States of America Req #487
Friday, June 28, 2019
At KI, we believe knowing our customers helps us serve them better. We listen. We observe. We understand that each customer has unique needs. So, we pride ourselves on helping our customers make smart contract furniture decisions by offering expert advice, design options and personalized solutions.

Since 1941, we’ve positioned KI as the contract furniture company that best understands the contract furniture industry and is committed to providing customers with the smart solutions. By targeting specific markets with solutions for business furniture, university furniture, educational furniture, healthcare furniture and government furniture, we can quickly respond to our customers’ unique needs – including the choice to procure contract furniture according to what fits their ordering and fulfillment process. That’s why we say we offer far more than furniture. We’re Furnishing Knowledge.

Job Category:

Manufacturing/Operations

Job Description:

KI, a world class supplier of innovative and award-winning furniture solutions for business, educational, and healthcare environments, is seeking a full-time Bender Operator to join our Green Bay manufacturing facility on our 3rd shift. 3rd shift individuals receive an hourly shift differential of $1.25. A $1.00/hour raise is also given within the first year of employment.

To learn more about KI, please visit www.ki.com

Job Duties:

The Bender Operator technician operates equipment which manufactures the metal fabricated frame for product being produced.  This position is also responsible for:

  • Operate, Edit, and Program CNC Tube or Wire bending equipment

  • Conduct changeovers on benders

  • Use of bend check fixtures to ensure quality

  • Read and understand shop orders

  • Provide a high-quality product in a timely manner to the internal customer

  • Operate all other fabrication equipment in the cell (Robotic welders, drill presses, saws, hydraulic banks…

Value Added Skills:

  • Mechanically inclined with previous manufacturing experience, but not required

  • Team Player

  • Computer knowledge

  • Willingness to learn

  • Ability to train on any shift

  • Positive Attitude

Physical Requirements:

  • Working in areas where it can get warm

  • Working in a smoke free environment

  • Activities including standing, walking, lifting, twisting and bending

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Willingness to assist in any given area of the plant if your area is slow

Shift:

  • This is a 3rd Shift position

  • Hours are 10pm-6am Sunday night – Friday Mornoing

  • Shift premium of $1.25/hour

  • Overtime during busy season

KI offers a welcoming work culture with competitive benefits for eligible employees. Benefits include:

  • 100% Employee ownership

  • Competitive health, dental, & vision insurance

  • A 401(k) Plan with company match

  • Paid vacation and holidays

  • Wellness resources, including an on-site fitness center and a fitness reimbursement program

  • An educational reimbursement program

  • Company paid life insurance, short term disability, long term disability, and EAP.

  • Sick pay

KI is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Green Bay, WI - Manufacturing, Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States of America