Winder Forming Operator
Location:
Amarillo , Texas
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
1125583
Location: Amarillo , Texas - United States
Shift: Rotating 12 hour Shift

Job Title: Winder Forming Operator
Location: Amarillo, Texas - United States
Shift: Rotating 12 hour

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Description:
The Forming Handler Winder (FHW) is an hourly position, reporting to the Operations Team Leader. The FHW safely operates a continuous forming process on the winder and pack out operations while ensuring product meets department's quality standards.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Live the Owens Corning Amarillo Safety Stand and meet all quarterly safety requirements.
Participate in the safety, quality, TPM and good housekeeping programs as established within the plant; including but not limited to Kaizen, Central Safety Committee, etc.
Perform job tasks in a manner to reduce an adverse impact to the environment and adhere to the environmental regulations and recycling procedures for waste disposal.
Comply with all plant rules, safety regulations and job hazard analysis (JHA) requirements.
Perform daily safety and quality audits to ensure all equipment is in working condition and product meets visual quality standards.
Visually inspect product and equipment.
Collect QC samples for QLT yardage checks.
Insure cleanliness and alignment of strand contact points; including, but not limited to take down blade, collet, guide eye, etc.
Clean and control assigned equipment or request proper maintenance assistance.
Operate winder equipment; including, but not limited to, winder index, pull rollers, etc.
Doff, identify, and position packages on carriers per identification (ID) tag.
Replace rubber bands on end caps as required.
Ensure all carriers are properly labeled before releasing.
Maintain performance level according to targets.
Operate in-line chop equipment and insure quality, accurate weights, and other production standards.
Assemble specified containers with labels and weights, then palletize, fill-in tally, and transport palletized material.
Use forklift and other related material handling machinery, when required.
Perform cleanup duties (including, but not limited to, equipment areas, workstations, etc.)
Provide relief for FHWs and other positions of previous qualification, as required.
Perform cleanup duties (including, but not limited to, equipment areas, workstations, etc.).
Perform other related duties consistent with the nature of this position, as directed by the area leader.
Skills and Abilities
The employee should hold the following abilities:
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English
  • Must be able to understand verbal and written instructions
  • Must possess strong communication and organizational skills
  • Must have the ability to multi-task
  • Must have strong internal and external customer service skills
  • Must work well in a team environment
  • Must be self-motivated to work independently and meet targets
  • Must have to ability to do basic mathematical calculations
  • Must be able to secure and maintain job related qualifications and certifications as required by the nature of this position
    About Owens Corning
    Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) has touched your life in more ways than you know. From composites that make your car lighter, stronger and more efficient, to innovative roofing products and energy-efficient insulation, our products play a role in thousands of applications worldwide. In business for more than 75 years, Owens Corning is the market-leading innovator of glass-fiber technology with sales of $5.3 billion in 2013. A Fortune 500® company for 59 consecutive years, our cutting-edge innovations continue to enhance lives and the communities in which we live, work and play. From our headquarters in Toledo, Ohio, we have a global presence with about 15,000 employees spanning 27 countries. Discover Owens Corning opportunities that will transform your career today. Additional information is available at www.owenscorning.com .
    A career at Owens Corning offers the ability to enhance your expertise and achieve your personal and professional aspirations. Through it all, we'll empower you with an environment that encourages open communication and big ideas, competitive pay for your performance, comprehensive benefits, and more opportunities to make your impact.
    Must be eligible to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis.
    Owens Corning is an equal opportunity employer.
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About Owens Corning
Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) develops, manufactures and markets insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites. Global in scope and human in scale, the company's market-leading businesses use their deep expertise in materials, manufacturing and building science to develop products and systems that save energy and improve comfort in commercial and residential buildings. Through its glass reinforcements business, the company makes thousands of products lighter, stronger and more durable. Ultimately, Owens Corning people and products make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, Owens Corning posted 2015 sales of $5.4 billion and employs about 15,000 people in 25 countries. It has been a Fortune 500® company for 61 consecutive years. For more information, please visit www.owenscorning.com .A career at Owens Corning offers the ability to enhance your expertise and achieve your personal and professional aspirations. Through it all, we'll empower you with an environment that encourages open communication and big ideas, competitive pay for your performance, comprehensive benefits, and more opportunities to make your impact.
Must be eligible to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis.
Owens Corning is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.


A little about us:
Founded in 1938, Owens Corning is a market-leading innovator of glass-fiber technology

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