Morgantown, Pennsylvania

COMPANY BACKGROUND:

Morgan Corporation is the largest manufacturer of medium duty freight and refrigerated van and truck bodies in North America. Founded in 1952, as a small welding shop in Morgantown, Pennsylvania, on the site where Conestoga wagons were manufactured through the late 1800s, we have experienced tremendous growth and continue to look for additional expansion opportunities around the world. With a total of fourteen manufacturing and six service facilities strategically located across the U.S. and Canada, Morgan is able to provide the quality, service, and prompt delivery our customers expect.

A subsidiary of J.B. Poindexter, a privately held diversified manufacturing company, Morgan Corporation offers a vast variety of career opportunities, internally as well as within the J.B. Poindexter family of companies. We offer competitive salaries and progressive benefits including health, dental, vision, life insurance, disability plans, 401K, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and more. We pride ourselves in team member development, performance, recognition, and a culture of diversity and respect. Whether you are taking the next step of your career or just beginning, joining Morgan’s winning team means being part of a great home away from home. You will be challenged. You will be proud.

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Set-up and operate Lathe and Milling machines.

• Perform duties in making and installing complicated fixtures

• Provide design input in the creation of the fixtures

• Experience in use of all types of machine tools.

• Work and adhere to all safety policies within the work area and throughout the company.

• Properly and safely operate required tools both power/non-power.

• Understand and comprehend measurements and have the ability to apply based on instruction.

• Fully understand quality policies and have minimum or zero defects per unit.

• Team member actively participates and supports PPS, 5S and TPM.

• Perform task within allotted RE time.

• Work required schedule, including overtime, and be able / willing to travel to different plants when required

• Assist with on the job training of team members.

• Work with little or no supervision.

• Perform other duties as required by management.

EXPERTISE REQUIRED

1. Must pass Morgan Corporation weld testing: Stainless Steel, Flux Core, Aluminum, Galvanized and must be able to do Flame / Torch-cutting

2. Must be able to build: Fixtures. Special Reamers, Taps and Cutting Tools, Split Chucks, Cams and Milling Fixtures

3. Must be Able to read and use a tape measure, micrometers, calipers, depth gauges, and similar precision measuring instruments.

4. Must be able to read complex blue prints

5. Must be able to set up welding equipment including auto welder.

6. Must be able to calculate angles accurately.

7. Must be able to lift and carry material of at least 30 – 50 lbs.

8. Must be able to read and or interpret work orders and apply to task at hand.

9. Must be available to travel from time to time to support equipment install

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

• High School Diploma or GED preferred.

• Prior experience welding or equivalent schooling.

• Possess knowledge of electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems.

• Possess Morgan product/process knowledge

• Valid Driver’s license

• Willingness to travel on occasion

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

This job operates in a manufacturing plant environment. While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to talk or hear. The team member frequently is required to stand (sometimes for extended periods); walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms, and lift up to 35 pounds. The team member may, at times, sit, bend, stoop, squat, reach overhead, or crawl (may be in confined spaces). The Tool and Die Technician is expected to perform repetitive tasks with the team member’s hands, and have the ability to climb ladders and/or work in high places.

Morgantown, Pennsylvania

J.B. Poindexter & Co. (JBPCO) is a privately held, diversified manufacturing company with over $1.4B dollars in annual revenue and 6,300 team members. Eight operating subsidiaries covering over 40 locations are engaged in the production of commercial truck bodies, step-vans, utility trucks, funeral coaches, limousines, pick-up truck bed enclosures, precision machining and expandable foam plastic packaging.

J.B. Poindexter Companies looking to hire: Truck Accessories Group (TAG), Morgan Truck Body, Reading Truck Body & Morgan Olson

Who We Are Looking For 

JBPCO is seeking transitioning military service membersmilitary veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  

Should I Apply?

JBPCO affords team members opportunities in career advancement, and an array of benefits, as well as training, development, and a competitive salary. JBPCO job opportunities are nationwide supporting local economies.  Their culture emphasizes diversity, safety, team building, succession planning and morale as well as recognizing military veteran team members.  If you are ready to advance your career and help the JBPCO team move further down the road ahead, view their available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

What Happens After I Apply?

Once you click ‘Apply Now’ on a J.B. Poindexter & Co. job posting, you will be re-directed to fill out an application on JBPCO's career page.  In order to be considered for next steps, please complete the application on JBPCO's career page and make sure you have an updated resume uploaded to your RecruitMilitary profile.  Once JBPCO reviews your resume and profile, a recruiter will reach out to provide you with more information and to schedule you for an interview.

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