Exide Technologies Plant Production Worker in Salina, Kansas
Exide is looking for great additions to the Salina team! Production Workers fill Pasting, Assembly, Formation, Oxide Mill, Strip Casting and Expanded Metal positions in our production departments. Production Workers must work safely, produce high quality products in an efficient manner, and learn other positions on the line. We’re seeking people with positive attitudes, safety and quality orientations, and team-oriented spirit. The best candidates are dependable and take pride in their work. Mechanical aptitude is a plus.
The starting pay rate will be between $16-$20 per hour; skill and business need will determine pay.
Shifts are scheduled for 12 hours, and mandatory overtime may be required; weekend work is a part of all schedules.
A- Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and every other Wednesday (Days)
B- Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and every other Wednesday (Nights)
C- Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and every other Wednesday (Days)
D- Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and every other Wednesday (Nights)
Exide Technologies offers a strong benefit package that includes the following:
Medical, prescription, dental and vision plans
Short-term, long term disability and employee life
401(k) plan with Company match
Paid Time Off
Exide pays the majority of your benefit contribution costs
Most benefits are effective on your date of hire
Work with a multiple-person team in an area containing electrical powered machinery, torches, lead melting pots, conveyors, computers, and ventilation equipment to meet daily production targets
Follow safety and health regulations for the protection of self and fellow workers. Includes shower and shampoo at the end of each work shift.
Must learn and follow quality control specifications, maintain accurate and timely charts, forms, and other material control documents.
Recognize and record scrap during shift when required.
Perform basic preventive maintenance on machine if/as needed
Maintain a clean and orderly work area in accordance with 5s requirements.
Comply with safety and health regulations for the protection of self and fellow workers.
Follow Lean Manufacturing Procedures.
Comply with current Quality Systems requirements.
Perform other duties as assigned by management.
Will be exposed to lead (dust, fumes, and molten form) and other hazards.
Continuous standing, lifting, bending, twisting, stooping and pulling for duration of work hours
Occasionally required to work in extreme environmental conditions (hot, cold, humid)
Must wear personal protective equipment such as gloves, respirator, safety glasses, and steel toed shoes, hearing protection, etc., as outlined in established department PPE policy.
Must be able to do some heavy lifting, up to 50 pounds.
Personal Protective Equipment as required.
Small hand tools, control panels, data collection equipment.
Education, Experience, Skills Required:
Must be able to understand and communicate in basic English to receive training, instructions and perform team responsibilities.
Mechanical aptitude preferred.
Previous manufacturing or related experience preferred.
Must achieve passing score on pre-employment assessment
High school diploma preferred
Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the transportation and industrial markets. Exide’s 130 years of technology innovation combined with operations in more than 80 countries enables the company to deliver compelling solutions for the world’s current and future power needs. Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products, serving the Transportation, Industrial Network Power and Motive Power market segments with battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for a broad range of industries including: agricultural, automotive, electric, light and heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, powersport, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others. Exide is Powering the World Forward - history and scale combined with a start-up mentality make Exide the right choice for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier.
Requisition ID 2019-2396
Category Manufacturing - Operations and Maintenance
Position Type Regular Full-Time