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Lippert Components, Inc Toter Driver in Goshen, Indiana

This position is primarily responsible for the movement of finished beams in and out of the cart corrals at production plants. This position will use daily production schedule to coordinate beam change overs and ensure the correct beam is staged inside the plant.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Observance of all safety rules and policies maintained by the company

  • Maintenance of BPC beam and racks and the coordination of those carts in/out of the production building.

  • Ensure all carts are present that are needed for daily production and organized in a sequential manner.

  • Utilize production schedule and Toter to plan and conduct change overs of beam carts.

  • Conduct change overs by removing the empty cart from inside the plant and replace with the next cart of beam that is needed.

  • Transport empty beam cart to the designated “empty cart” return area.

  • Maintenance of BPC beam staging yard.

  • Verify Labeling and organization of staged carts are accurate and by sequence

  • Movement of beam racks to the repair bay area as needed

  • Operate tugger/tractor to pull beam racks throughout complex

  • Collection of corresponding beam data for continuous improvement

  • Conduct quality audits on incoming beam as needed.

  • Inspection of incoming beams for length, feature sizes and locations and camber.

  • Rotation of position into chassis production team structure as necessary

  • Clean and maintain equipment in accordance with shift startup and shutdown procedures including completion of daily crane inspections.

Competencies

  • Must be able to work as a part of a team to achieve the company’s overall goals

  • Must demonstrate clear verbal and written communication skills (English)

  • Must be able to read and process written communication including, but not limited to, work orders, delivery receipts, prints, and measurements

  • Must be able to meet production goals and time deadlines

  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision

  • Must be able to safely operate tugger/tractor

  • Must be able to read chassis prints

  • Must be able to take measurements on incoming beams for feature sizes and locations, length and camber.

  • Must be able to accurately record measurement data on paper data sheet and/or tablet.

  • Must be able to operate appropriate equipment including radios, stabilization devices, tape measures, scanners, etc.

  • Must be highly organized

  • Must possess successful problem-solving skills

  • Must be able to exhibit tact and diplomacy and maintain professional relationships with supervisors, fellow team members, customers, etc.

  • Must be able to work under physically and mentally stressful situations

  • Must be able to deal with external climate extremes (temperature, precipitation, etc.). Most of the work performed will be indoors

  • Must be able to prioritize and easily adapt to changes through the day

  • Must be able to read and understand daily schedules

Supervisory Responsibility

This role does not have any supervisory responsibility upon hiring.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a Team Member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the Team Member is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, and climbing all day. The Team Member may have to lift and/or move items over 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

This position requires Personal Protective Equipment. Protective Equipment supplied by the company includes: Work Gloves, Safety Glasses and Ear Plugs, High Visibility apparel and Hard Hats. Team members may be required to provide additional Protective Equipment (Safety Shoes, etc.).

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time hourly position.

Travel

No travel is expected for this position.

Required Education and Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Basic computer knowledge.

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Overhead Crane Operators License preferred (training available).

  • Handheld bar code scanners and label printers.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

None.

Work Authorization/Security Clearance

Must be able to pass E-Verify.

AAP/EEO Statement

LCI provides equal employment opportunity to all team members and applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected category.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the team member for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

LCI provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected category.

Requisition ID: 2021-4160

External Company Name: Lippert Components

External Company URL: https://www.lci1.com/

Street: 3152 Skyview Rd

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