Carrollton, Georgia

A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North America’s largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment, hand tools and jobsite power and lighting solutions. We are proud to offer competitive compensation, employee benefits, tuition reimbursement and unlimited growth opportunities. Our more than seven decades of progressive growth can be attributed to our commitment to delivering quality and service to our customers, exercising environmental stewardship, enhancing the well-being of our employees and giving back to the communities in which we work and live. How will you power what’s possible?

 

Location: SCUPP
Shift: 7:00PM - 7:00AM

Pay Rate: $19.20- $20.41

Job Description

JOB OVERVIEW:  The Take Up 2 is an entry level role that will set up and operate coiler/spoolers.  
For example, some commonly ran machines that would fall under this job title would be: Skaltec Coiler, Windak, and a Skaltec Takeup (BWP), Skaltec and CV Line (North Campus),  


GENERAL REQUIREMENTS: 
High school diploma or equivalent 
Must read, write, and speak English; Bilingual in Spanish is a plus 
Must be able to stand and lift heavy loads for long periods of time 
Assist with the operation of the machine you are assigned to  
Must be able to lift up to 45 lbs. 
Must be able to follow instructions 


PRIMARY JOB TASKS: 
Assist operators with lines 
Operate per the applicable procedures. 
Change out reels of cable while maintaining line function.  
Utilize tagging system to label reels 
Make minor adjustments and repairs to machines.  
Properly utilize production order to meet all customer requirements.  
Operate take up and assist line operator with running the machine. 
This position may require a Southwire forklift license. 
Perform all other duties as assigned.  


CROSS TRAINING: 
Will be required to cross-train on equipment within your identified workgroup at your facility   
Once trained in more complex jobs, may be required to fill the position in the event of absence or vacancy  
Will be required to rotate on a set frequency within your workgroup to maintain skill proficiency 


QUALITY: 
Do not release products until all quality checks have been passed 
Perform quality checks, as outlined in the process procedures for the machine, and minor maintenance when necessary. 
Immediately report quality issues to the supervisor or quality manager  
Use the company’s ISO Quality System documentation to help guide all daily quality activities.   


SAFETY: 
Working safely is a condition of employment. 
Responsible to observe Southwire safety rules and maintain good housekeeping 
Follow all safety procedures and rules 
Properly wear all required PPE 
Review and know all Job Hazard Analyses for proper job sequence and hazards associated with the jobs assigned to do 
Review and know all Safety Data Sheets for the jobs assigned to do 
Maintain all work areas to 5S standards 
Perform pre-operation safety inspection and hazard analysis 
Follow all company environmental rules/procedures and handle all materials in a manner designed to minimize environmental impact. 


PHYSICAL/ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS: 
Must be able to work in hot and cold environments normally found in a prefabricated building without climate-control.   
Physical activity associated with daily performance of this job include: balance, climbing, fingering, grasping, hearing, kneeling, lifting, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motions, standing, stooping, walking and sitting. 

Benefits We Offer:

  • 401k with Matching & Pension Plan (Eligible for Pension after 1,000 Hours Worked)
  • Family and Individual Insurance Packages (Health, Life, Dental, and Vision) 
  • Paid Time Off & Paid Holidays 
  • Long & Short-Term Disability 
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Employee Referral Program 
  • Tuition Reimbursement Programs 
  • Advancement & Professional Growth opportunities  
  • Parental Leave 
  • & More 

Southwire is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Carrollton, Georgia

Southwire is one of the world’s leading developers, manufacturers and suppliers of building wire and utility cable, as well as the tools used in their installation. As such, we are continually improving our products, studying how they’re used in the field, and assessing the needs of our customers to find new and better ways to solve the problems facing the industry. We strive to ensure that every product we develop helps increase safety, improve productivity, reduce manpower, save time and save money — both on and off the jobsite. After all, we don’t just want to produce the most wire products. We want to produce the best wire products.

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