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Finishing Apprentice - Jesup

Date Posted: 10/1/2014

Job Title: Finishing Apprentice
Department: L60/L65 - Legacy Finishing - UV & Tow Lines
Division: Legacy


SUMMARY: 
Finishes cabinet components by applying finish and polishing.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 
Include the following. Other duties may be assigned as deemed necessary by the immediate/acting leadership.

  • Operates electric or air sander and powered screw gun.
  • Changes tools on powered equipment.
  • Formulate and mix stains, sealers, and topcoats.
  • Operate paint pumps and agitators.
  • Work with internal customers

QUALITY: 
All associates have the responsibility to meet all of the requirements for their work processes the first time, every time; nonconformance is not acceptable.

LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES:
This job has no leadership responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. In addition, all associates need to be flexible to rotate to various areas within the Company as needed.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

LANGUAGE SKILLS: 
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to leadership and other associates of the organization.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Ability to read and compute measurements based on a basic tape measure.

REASONING ABILITY:
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The associate frequently is required to walk; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The associate is occasionally required to climb or balance. The associate must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, and toxic or caustic chemicals. The associate is frequently exposed to vibration. The associate is occasionally exposed to extreme heat and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.