Northfield is a division of the Oldcastle Architectural Products Group (APG). APG is North America's leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 40 states and 5 Canadian provinces through a network of over 165 operating locations and more than 5,000 employees.
Responsible for assisting designated machine operator or production team in a variety of functions including, but not limited to maintenance, clean up, yard work, warehouse, production, utilities, material handling and other.
Essential Duties And Responsibilities
Handles assignments in a repetitive and/or sequential order for completing tasks assigned
Keeps work area clean
Uses security gear at all times and follows all safety regulations
Reports any unsafe conditions or defective equipment to the supervisor immediately
Clean up to keep of machinery and maintain the surrounding area keeping them free of debris up during down time
Cleans machines and conveyors
Cleans floors and picks up reusable scrap for salvage
Transport trash and debris away from production areas
Responsible for keeping pallets neat and orderly
Utility / Production Equipment
Operates machinery or equipment as trained and instructed following safety guidelines at all times
Assists lead operator in preparing for shift production
Work closely with the lead operator and become knowledgeable of the mechanics and operation machine in which you assist
Operate a variety of hand tools
Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed
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, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.
Requirements / Education / Experience
High school diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions
Ability to follow company production and safety procedures
Ability to print and speak simple sentences
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide 10's and 100's
Able to demonstrate lock out tag out procedures
Attend weekly safety meetings
While performing the duties of this job the employee will be required to frequently stand on their feet for extended periods of time.
Must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 75 lbs. from ground level.
What Oldcastle Offers You
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!
Northfield is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.