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Powell Industries, Inc. Production Worker 548 in Houston, Texas

Employee assists Painters, Machine Operators, Welders, Material Handlers, and Leadpersons in performance of their work. Employee works under close supervision.

  • Load unpainted metal parts onto the Paint Line.

  • Load copper bars and pipe onto the Bus Insulation Line Conveyor.

  • Unload painted metal parts from the Paint Line and properly attach the required part identification label.

  • Assist with daily and weekly preventative maintenance of the Paint Line & Bus Insulation Line equipment and facilities.

  • Move parts from one manufacturing operation to the next operation according to the part routing.

  • Remove finished parts from sheet metal skeletons.

  • Sort and stack parts by part number & job number combination.

  • Assemble kits of parts to be welded.

  • Assist machine operators with various tasks upon request.

  • On occasion, be required to perform labor task such as painting, grinding, sanding or general cleaning task as directed by your supervisor or leadperson. Lifting of up to 50 lbs consistently.

    Job Requirements

  • Must have a basic command of the English language, both written and verbal.

  • Ability to follow company operating procedures, safety rules and ISO requirements.

  • Ability to learn to read mechanical part or assembly drawings.

  • Ability to read and use a linear tape measure.

  • Ability to work independently or part of a small team and perform required tasks with little direct supervision.

  • Ability to maintain a clean work area by picking up trash and sweeping the floor. End of shift clean up is required.

  • Ability to use computer software to control equipment or look-up company information.

  • Ability to use basic math, reading and writing skills to perform job function.

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