Operator I - Distribution

4 weeks ago(11/20/2017 2:01 PM)
# of Openings
Regular Full-Time


IDEAL INDUSTRIES, Inc. has been propelled by the principles of its founder, J. Walter Becker, for nearly a century. Since the beginning, this family-run enterprise has been committed to building ideal relationships with its customers, employees and communities, creating some of the industry’s most innovative and trusted products along the way. This commitment to quality and service will continue to spur the success of IDEAL INDUSTRIES, Inc. and its family of companies, for generations to come.


This position is on first shift with hours Monday - Friday 7AM - 3:30PM. This position is a grade 10.


  • Follow all safety procedures.
  • Perform routine production tasks under the close direction of the Supervisor and/or lead person, including but not limited to forming, assembling and packaging of our products; the set-up and operation of various work stations; pulling and packaging customer orders and stock replenishment.
  • May require use of various tools and equipment including, but not limited to hand tools, soldering equipment, assembly and test equipment, hand trucks, material handling equipment, and tape machines.
  • Where necessary, monitor work visually and dimensionally referring to blueprints, engineering specifications, and job instruction sheets. Maintain quality and rate charts as required.

  • Follow all quality procedures and instructions.
  • Maintain housekeeping in the work area.
  • Other related duties as directed by management.





  • Must be able to follow directions, both verbal and written, including simple assembly instructions and diagrams.
  • Visual acuity and hand dexterity to package and assemble a variety of materials is required.
  • For selected tasks, color and depth perception may be required.
  • Ability to perform routine computer data entry and queries is required.
  • Able to work effectively in a team environment.


  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Up to three months of experience in manufacturing or distribution is desired.


  • Must be able to frequently lift, push and pull up to 10 lbs., for 9-10 hours per day and, on occasion, lift up to 40 lbs. This capability will either be determined from a physical exam, or verifiable past performance.
  • Frequently requires prolonged standing, walking, and/or sitting during a shift (9-10 hours) with frequent reaching, pulling and bending.
  • May be required to pass a physical exam for wearing a respirator, which is a requirement for certain jobs.


  • Hot/cold temperatures based on seasonal variations.
  • May be subject to humidity, noise, odors, dust.
  • Occasional exposure to chemical and mechanical hazards.

IDEAL INDUSTRIES is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.



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