Latitude, Inc. Operations Support- Warehouse in Elkridge, Maryland
Warehouse Manufacturing experience
We currently are looking for Operations Support associate. This role is the designated assistant for the preparation of materials for pre and post production processes, as well as routine maintenance of line equipment, buildings and grounds. They are called upon to assist with, and may be assigned work in, any area of the plant, including coating lines, slitting, shipping, receiving, paint vault, and packaging.
Retrieves and transports bare coils and maintains flow of metal to lines by safely operating cranes, fork lifts, and upenders without damaging material or equipment
Inspects fork lift prior to operating and reports problems to maintenance
Weighs bare and coated coils
Trims, packages and bands finished coils according to customer specifications using proper skids, bands, pads, and wrapping materials
Identifies coils by applying correct tags
Inspects coils and identifies and reports defects
Inspects crane cables, hoists, hooks, and chains and reports problems to maintenance
Reads and interprets production schedules
Accurately identifies proper skid and package specified on schedules
Uses various hand tools to perform tasks such as banding, cleaning floors, etc.
Operates core cutting equipment
Verifies core length, aligns core and places core onto arbor
Operates manual or electric shears to trim steel coils
Inputs and retrieves information from the AS/400 main frame
Reads and accurately records coil weights, order numbers, etc.
Measures OD of coils using a calibrated rule
Maintains clean and organized work area according to 5S standards
Loads or unloads received or shipped coils onto or off of trucks
Places bare or coated coils in proper storage locations
Transports drums of paints and solvents to and from coating rooms and paint vault without damaging material
Assists line operators with stitching coil strips together
Key Success Factors:
Ability to read and comprehend written materials such as schedules, SOPs, work rules, etc.
Ability to effectively communicate with all members of team.
High school level reading and writing, visual acuity to read labels, meters, gauges, documents and instructions
Ability to work in an industrial or warehouse environment with fork lifts, cranes, etc.
Ability to safely operate small manual and electric hand tools
Available to work up to 12 hours per day on rotating shifts, that could include weekends and holidays