Job Opportunities

 

We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:


 

Machinist 2

Job Purpose: 

The Machinist 2 will plan and execute assignments using machine tools ranging from lathes to milling machines and CNC machines to enhance the productivity of our organization.  This will include quality checks and monitoring machine output for the manufacturing of equipment, parts and structures in the forest products industry.  

Responsibilities:

  • Operates and maintains drill press, lathe and milling machines.
  • Reviews drawings, instructions, blueprints, manuals and schematics to ensure accurate production.
  • Complete calculations quickly, such as dimensions and tolerances of materials.
  • Perform proper set-up and calibration procedures for all equipment and accessories to be used on projects.
  • Takes precise measurements for cutting or shaping.
  • Plans proper sequence of tasks to complete the assignment.
  • Monitors production, adjusting feed and other settings as necessary.
  • Works with costly metals where possibility of damage or spoilage is high.
  • Maintains a safe operation of equipment by adhering to safety protocols and regulations.

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent.
  • 2+ years' experience using production machinery.
  • Experience in using and/or programming manual, semi-automated or automated tools and machines.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and perform repetitive tasks.

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Excellent coordination and mechanical skills.
  • Excellent manual dexterity, accuracy and attention to detail, and safety.

Project Manager

Job Purpose: 

The Project Manager works closely with document control, engineering, production, construction, customer service, and purchasing personnel. Additional work will include prioritize resources and work plans for projects to meet company requirements and commitments. The project manager decides when to order and deliver worksite materials, and schedule any resources, equipment and labor in order to meet scope of work to be performed. 

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate, schedule, and monitor company work and projects for company profit and customer satisfaction through either telephone, email, or necessary travel. 
  • Coordinate with the various managers and department personnel to arrange necessary resources, tools, materials, and personnel to meet job/project goals and commitments. 
  • Create Microsoft Project schedules for work/projects and internal planning.
  • Coordinate and negotiate agreement about customers' project responsibilities, plan and schedule Fulghum Industries plant, customer service and project work tasks, and help develop appropriate materials delivery schedules.  
  • Requisition and coordinate with purchasing department and parts room for vendor set-up, quotes, purchase, and component and materials delivery. 
  • Negotiate and select outside contractors based on various factors. (Ability, dependability, availability, and cost.)

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • Five to ten years direct/relevant experience in Project Management field preferred. 
  • Must be knowledgeable in engineering technologies, technical writing, construction manufacturing, logistics, purchasing, contract negotiations and project management. 
  • Experience with Microsoft Project, AutoCAD 2016 or later required, and SolidWorks. 
  • Ability to adapt to ever-changing work priorities and environment; Ability to multitask.

Customer Service Representative

Job Purpose:

The Customer Service Representative attracts potential customers by answering product and service questions along with suggesting information about other products and services in the forest products industry.  process, orders, prepare correspondences and fulfill customer needs to ensure customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities:

  • Process and file sales orders accordingly in Microsoft Dynamics. 
  • Process orders that are phoned, e-mailed, and faxed in by customers or sales representatives. 
  • Quote items for customers for possible orders.
  • Check order status for customers.
  • Expedite shipments and track lost shipments for customers.
  • Request job numbers for parts orders on sales orders and repairs.
  • Issue purchase order numbers to vendors for items not in stock for sale orders.
  • Request information for credit information on new customer and vendor accounts.
  • Direct inquiries on equipment to the proper personnel in house.
  • Must be knowledgeable in design drawing interpretation, product knowledge and capabilities, Microsoft Dynamics.

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • Entry-level position; no experience required.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Willingness to learn and apply knowledge
  • Eagerness to accept new challenges and assignments.

CNC Plasma Cutter

Job Purpose:

The CNC Plasma Cutter is responsible for working from blueprints and drawings to setup, run, and troubleshoot CNC forming and cutting equipment. To be successful in this role, you will become familiar with standard machining concepts, practices, and procedures; possess strong math skills and demonstrate the ability to work at a fast pace while maintaining superior attention to details.  

Responsibilities:

  • Load and unload the burning table using fork lift and overhead crane with chains or magnet. 
  • Operate plasma cutter. 
  • Setup using proper gases and cutting tips. 
  • Perform routine maintenance including cleaning machine and workspace. 
  • Performs first-piece and in-process inspection by checking material thickness and dimensions of part per blueprint using calipers, tape measure and calculator. 
  • Perform all necessary quality checks during production and follow procedures when defective parts are discovered. 
  • Communicate and work with assistant Plant Manager to maintain efficiencies, detect and report defective material or questionable conditions. 
  • Complete daily production reports accurately. 
  • Position requires manual dexterity, arm-hand steadiness and safety-minded individual. 

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. 
  • Able to read a tape measure. 

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Willingness to learn and apply knowledge.
  • Eagerness to accept new challenges and assignments.
  • Be flexible with new workflows and change management; live the concept of continuous improvement.