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Serta Simmons Mechanic A in Shawnee Mission, Kansas

Reports to: Maintenance Manager

Duties & Responsibilities

Repair and maintain machinery, order and stock parts as needed, complete scheduled projects, work within budgets while adhering to OSHA regulations i.e. Lockout/Tagout etc. Tasks are performed as outlined in established Job Safety Analysis's, National Quality Standards, and established hourly productivity goals using a variety of tools and techniques. Required to organize and/or stock raw materials in the work area and to follow departmental housekeeping requirements and leave the work environment and equipment clean at the end of the production day.

Education/Experience Work Environment

Position requires a demonstrated ability and willingness to work safely, take initiative, multi-task, and work both independently and as a part of a team. Work experience with pneumatic tools and/or in a manufacturing environment preferred. Three to five years maintenance experience in a production environment and knowledge of OSHA regulations preferred. Background in welding, fabrication, and electrical knowledge required. Experiences with sewing machine repair a plus.

Work Environment

Safety-focused, fast-paced manufacturing plant engaged in Lean Manufacturing assembly principles. Work environment includes a clean and safe work area, exposure to high noise decibels, oil and limited chemicals. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required to be worn for any hazards and is supplied by the company.

Physical/Mental Demands

This position requires operators to stand and walk for a minimum of eight hours per day and in overtime situations when required. Position requires operators to be able to lift heavy raw materials ranging from as little as 50 up to 120 pounds multiple times per hour during an eight hour shift and in overtime situations as dictated by customer orders. Position requires production within the range specified for the position to maintain integrity of make-to-order system.

Must be able to comprehend and follow work instructions and production tickets. Must be able to understand and follow verbal instructions, communicate with coworkers and management, and work in a variable, fast-paced, team environment.

This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties or responsibilities associated with the job. Other job-related duties may be assigned.

An affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer * Drug-Free Working Environment

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Serta Simmons Bedding, LLC

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