Title: Assembly Production Team Member
Reports to: Production Team Leader/Manufacturing Manager
EEO Category: Laborers and Helpers

Position summary:

The primary role of a Production Team Member is to work as a team member to assemble products consisting of different components to form a complete piece as per a Standard Work Practice. Participates in the process improvement teams and programs.

Hours of Position: Monday – Friday, 6:00 am – 2:30 pm

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assembles products by hand repetitively.
  • Generally work with their hands only but may be required to work with tools and equipment.
  • Must ensure minimal wastage for material and time
  • Perform assigned tasks and functions in accordance with established safety procedures.
  • Make sure workstations are clean and free of hazardous materials.
  • Inspects assembled products to ensure they are up to Quality standards.
  • Reports issues or problems with production to Team Leader.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Pays close attention to details
  • Possesses physical dexterity necessary to assemble small production parts
  • Hand agility is very important
  • Must to able to stand or sit for long periods of time
  • Demonstrates analytical thinking and problem-solving skills necessary to troubleshoot production issues
  • Is familiar with all company safety procedures and guidelines
  • Is able to identify problems or malfunctions with equipment used

Education & Experience

  • High school diploma – GED

Mental and Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs
  • Able to sit or stand for extended periods

Compensation & Benefit Consideration

PDI offers all Team Members a comprehensive compensation and benefits plan as well as a positive and family-centered work environment. The following items will be provided as compensation and benefits for this position.

Base pay and Benefits

  • An annual base salary commensurate with experience will be provided
  • All benefits of full-time employment including medical, dental, and vision insurance for the team member and dependents are available.
  • Benefits are provided in compliance with the company’s Summary Plan Description and contribution rates for team members and dependents are determined annually. The benefit waiting period is 60 days.
  • Participation in PDI’s 401(k) retirement plan with up to a 4% match of the team member’s gross income. The benefit waiting period is 12 months.
  • Paid Time Off accrual of 128 hours per year, with accelerated accruals at various levels of tenure
  • 8 Paid Holidays per year

Variable Compensation

  • Participation in the company’s Team Member Incentive Plan (TIP), which rewards members of the company for meeting or exceeding quality shipping targets, up to 3% of base compensation. The compensation waiting period is 4 months.