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Shipping & Storage Container Builder

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RP5977:Shipping & Stor Cntnr Bldr
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Determines type of container, proper size, type of wood, wood product and/or other materials to be used and constructs standard, non-standard and special storage and shipping crates, boxes and pallets where information is not readily available and it is required to have a knowledge of carpentry practices and procedures; determines sequence of operations for the construction of the container including internal blocking, bracing, and securing devices for the items to be packed; makes sketches, prepares list of materials required for the number of containers to be constructed, makes layouts, cuts material to required lengths, widths and contours; assembles components into finished container using nails, screws, bolts or other accepted methods; installs special hardware and cushioning.

Maintains a file of various crates, boxes and pallets which have previously been constructed, including such information as sketches, list of materials such as type and size of lumber (wood), fasteners, hardware and miscellaneous items to be used, dimensions for each component to be cut and fabricated, and a sequence of operations from preparation of material to final assembly.

Performs such operations as sawing, drilling and fastening using such tools as tablesaw, radial arm saw, bandsaw, and various hand powered tools.

Makes templates and shop aids for use in layout of irregular shapes, hole locations, hardware positioning and for use during the assembly of container.

May perform carpentry work other than described above on other non-maintenance items where information is not available.

May be required to work to company or customer specifications. sketches and blueprints work with other authorized personnel to determine proper type and size of unit required.

Performs modification and rework of the level of difficulty described above when required.Cuts and applies stencils as required. Operates hand forklift, hand trucks, and pendant cranes.

Essential Job Functions

Standing: Requires full time standing with limited resting periods and to walk distances. Sit for extended periods if required.Heights: Able to work at heights. Able to climb stairs or ladders as required. Able to work off of step stools, scissor lifts, lift platforms and aircraft structure without handrails.
Overhead work: Able to work overhead as required.Weight restriction: Able to Lift/push/pull/carry a minimum of 70 lbs.Body positioning: Able to twist/bend (neck or waist) and stoop. Able to work in awkward positions as required. Able to squat/kneel/crawl/reach as required.Work content: Able to use/hold/manipulate small tools and parts with hands. Simple grasping, power grasping and fine manipulation is required. Able to use vibrating tools and perform torqueing operations. Able to use power equipment. Repetitive tasks will be performed. Able to use computer keyboard, mouse and monitor for extended periods of time.Vision/Hearing: High level Hand/Eye coordination required. Corrective lenses may be used. Eye protection required in many instances. Color differentiation may be required. Must be able to hear at level required for positions.Environmental: Able to work around noise, chemicals, fumes and dust. Capable of using respirators and other personal protective equipment including hearing protection if required. Able to work outside if needed.Attendance: Regular attendance required based on set work schedule. Able to work any shift. Vehicles/Power moving equipment: Able to operate as required. Able to work around heavy equipment or machinery.
The physical demands of each position will vary based on business needs so the physical demands described above are subject to change and employees therefore will also be expected to perform all physical requirements necessary for their positions. This job description may be changed to include new or different physical demands or change existing ones as management deems necessary.”

Basic Qualifications
-Experience in shipping and crate/container building .

-Proficient in Microsoft office - Excel, Power Point, Word and Outlook.

Desired skills
-SAP experience

- Experience with DOT regulatory requirements.

-Hazardous material training certification 49CFR & IATA

-Previous shipping/warehouse supervisory experience

-Previous experience operating forklift & pallet jack

-Must be compliance and results driven.

-Organized individual capable of performing with minimal supervision.

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Job Location(s): Palmdale California
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FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
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