BlueLinx Corporation Production Operator A in United States

Overview

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, BlueLinx Holdings Inc., operating through its wholly owned subsidiary BlueLinx Corporation, is a leading distributor of building products in North America. Employing over 1,700 people, BlueLinx offers greater than 10,000 products from over 750 suppliers to service approximately 11,500 customers nationwide, including dealers, industrial manufacturers, manufactured housing producers and home improvement retailers. The Company operates its distribution business from sales centers in Atlanta and Denver, and its vast network of distribution centers located throughout the U.S. BlueLinx is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BXC.

Purpose Summary:

The production operations A feeds materials into or removes materials from machines or equipment that is automatic or may be tended by other workers.

Responsibilities

  • Understands the company’s vision, mission, and strategy; understands business unit objectives and sets/accomplishes individual performance goals accordingly.

  • Count, inspect materials, and sort boards for defects to ensure conformance to specifications.

  • Unload boards from hand trucks or pallets to sawmill deck and position boards on table for cutting.

  • Feed boards into the moulders and/or saws.

  • Remove materials and products from machines and equipment and stack on racks or trucks, using hand tools and moving devices.

  • Band finished work pieces, using hand tools and banding equipment.

  • Performs daily maintenance of equipment and area cleaning requirements.

  • Maintains accurate records and logs and operates in accordance with BlueLinx policies and safety standards.

  • Mechanical aptitude is required and used to control machine operations including minor equipment repair, identification of problems, and correcting problems.

  • May also operate a forklift (not a job requirement).

Qualifications

  • Reading and writing English.

  • Must have good math skills (add subtract multiply divide).

  • Must know patterns sizes, material grade and species.

  • General knowledge of computers.

  • Able to lift up to 75lbs.

  • Able to climb, reach, bend, and pull.

Years of experience: 6 months – 1 year experience.

Type Regular Full-Time

Shift Night

Category Facility

Job ID 5106

BlueLinx provides equal opportunity in all aspects of employment. We forbid discrimination on account of age, race, color, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, creed, religion, sex/gender, pregnancy, maternity, marital status, civil partnership, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity or expression, disability, military or veteran status or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.