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Manufacturing Associate

Company: Ashley Furniture Industries
Location: Guntown
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

Build Your Career with AshleyManufacturing and Warehouse AssociatesGrow your manufacturing or warehouse career with a team of industry leaders that are rich with innovation and have a winning attitude. With the combination of advanced manufacturing and warehousing at Ashley, you'll develop a diverse set of skills and learn what it takes to be the #1 Manufacturer of Furniture. -What you will do as a Distribution Center Associate: -Lifting: you must be able to lift and carry objects up to 100 pounds and manipulate up to 250 pounds occasionally. (Think of lifting couches throughout the day.) -Pushing and pulling:You will frequently transport loads of up to 100 pounds and occasionally manipulate up to 250 pounds. -You will manipulate products by hand from a primary location to a cart, pallet, or plate. -Move materials within the Distribution Center as needed. -Operate Powered Industrial Vehicles in a safe and appropriate manner. -You will always make safety for yourself and your co-workers a top priority. -Must be comfortable "working at heights" while utilizing equipment such as a cherry picker.What you will do as a Manufacturing Laborer: -You have the ability to lift 50 - 100 pounds. -You will operate or assist in operating machines and various hand tools in accordance with standard operating procedures identified for the specific tool. -Accurately record production information. This includes recording using a scanner, computer, or by hand. -Inspect parts for defects, repair if possible, and inform appropriate personnel of non-conforming parts. -You will always make safety for yourself and your co-workers a top priority.What skills you will need: -You are able to read, write, and comprehend the meaning of basic communications. -The ability to learn basic computer and scanning systems. -You must be able to remain on your feet in an upright position and move about on foot for the duration of your shift. You will also bend, twist, squat, stoop, kneel, crouch, and reach at or above shoulder level. -You have basic counting and math skills.Who We AreAt Ashley, we're more than a business---we're family. As the largest manufacturer of home furnishings in the world, we know what it takes to build incredible furniture and future leaders. We're problem solvers with the grit to persevere during challenging times and innovators who won't coast when times are good. We create solutions, not excuses. And never settle for status quo. It's the reason we're always searching for better ways to delivering an exceptional customer experience. That's why Ashley Furniture is #1 in our industry.Ready to grow? You've come to the right place. Ashley Furniture has a "Growth Mindset", and once you join our team, you'll learn from the best in the business.Apply today and find your home at Ashley!Benefits We Offer - Health, Dental, Vision, Employee Assistance Program - Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Your Birthday off

- Generous Employee Discount on home furnishings

Keywords: Ashley Furniture Industries, Oxford , Manufacturing Associate, Other , Guntown, Mississippi

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