Exide Technologies Production Worker - Fort Smith in Fort Smith, Arkansas
Stryten Manufacturing is looking to hire Production workers for our facility in Fort Smith, Arkansas. You could be working to manufacture lead acid batteries in any of these jobs noted below. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
Have alloys checked and staged for melting pot
Set up casting machines
Perform quality checks, looking for things like missing members, flash, and cracks
Have forklift move to full pallets to storage for curing organized for production schedule
Set up pasting machine
Perform quality checks
Feed plates and / or moves stacks across rollers with minimal handling to drying rack
Have forklift move to full drying racks to steam huts for curing
Move cured plates to storage area organized for production schedule
- Assembles batteries from components staged on line, may involve duties like loading, burning, sealing, testing or stacking
Charge & Cycle
Jars are filled with required amount of acid allowing plates to soak.
Connect bank of batteries together
Initiate battery charging
Work batteries through charge and discharge cycles to specifications
Test batteries for finishing
Wash batteries for finishing
Finish & Pack
Configures batteries based on order and / or standard operating procedures (SOP)
Prepares the batteries for shipment, including such duties as crating, strapping packing additional parts based on order and / or operating procedure
Boxing up parts for specific batteries depending on upcoming orders and SOP
May involve loading trucks
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent.
One to three years of manufacturing experience, preference given to experience with batteries and / or mechanical processes.
Ability to read, analyze and interpret common technical instructions.
Effectively communicate with co-workers, customer and management.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
Prefer the ability to define problems and draw valid conclusions to help determine the work that needs to be performed
Prefer an understanding of basic electricity/electronics in order to troubleshoot problems
Stryten Manufacturing is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Stryten Manufacturing, www.stryten.com , is a leading provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the Transportation and Industrial markets. Headquartered in Milton, Georgia, the company operates transportation plants in Salina, Kansas, Manchester, Iowa and industrial facilities in Ft. Smith, Arkansas, Kansas City, Kansas, and Charlottesville, Virginia. Its manufacturing plants are located Kansas City, Missouri, and Lampeter, Pennsylvania. These locations produce a comprehensive portfolio of battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for the Transportation, Network Power and Motive Power markets. Also served are industries such as agricultural, automotive, heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others.
Job Locations AR-Fort Smith
Requisition ID 2020-2708
Category Manufacturing - Operations
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Address 4115 So. Zero Street
Postal Code 72908