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Farwest Lead Equipment Operator (Swing Shift) in Ogden, Utah

Position Purpose: To oversee daily production, ensuring production is flowing efficiently and personnel are working safely and accurately. Operate and maintain fabrication and material handling equipment in a team environment. With the common goal to deliver to our customers the quality products they need in a safe and efficient manner.

Major Duties:

  • Monitor the follow of daily production, ensure safety, and participate in production. Report any problems to Warehouse Supervisor.

  • Communicate with the Operators and Office staff on a daily basis as to the daily production load

  • Efficient operation of the rebar equipment, challenging the capabilities of the machine and maximizing the utilization of rebar in the most cost-effective way. Operate equipment to produce fabricated rebar within tolerance. Track piece counts and log discrepancies.

  • Maintain machines by performing preventative maintenance as needed. Maintain equipment log for all defects in equipment.

  • Ensure a safe and productive work environment through actively participating in safety meetings, team meetings, and actively looking after your co-workers.

  • Communicate - train and work with co-workers to maximize their knowledge in the production process and coating quality techniques.

  • Assist other machine operators to increase their skillset with a focus on Safety, Efficiency and Quality.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED preferred.

  • Previous machine operating duties in a warehouse setting required.

  • Must be able to effectively read, write and verbally communicate with co-workers.

  • Must be able to do basic math and use a Standard English tape measure

  • Aptitude for mechanical assembly is a plus.

  • The ability to read and understand Shop Drawings or Detailed Rebar Tags is a plus.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit

Farwest Steel Corporation & Affiliates participate in the Work Opportunity Tax Credit program. ADP Tax Credits administers this program on our behalf. It is vital that you follow the steps listed below in order for the tax credits to be processed. We appreciate your cooperation.

Applicant Instructions

  • Open https://tcs.adp.com/screen/index.html?cc=farweststeel

  • Note: To change the language on screen please select a language from the dropdown box

  • Click on Continue to begin

  • Please answer each question

  • Eligible candidates will be asked to Click Finish and Electronically Sign to complete the interview.

  • Ineligible candidates will be asked to click Continue to finish the interview. You will not be asked to electronically sign.

*ADP will contact WOTC-eligible new hires via email or text to request proof of age or address documentation, when needed.