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AHF Products - Knotsaw Operator

Date: Mar 16, 2019

Location: Warren, AR Arkansas, US, 71671

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AHF Products is an independent wood flooring company established following American Industrial Partners’ (AIP) acquisition of the Armstrong Flooring wood division on December 31, 2018.  AHF Products is a leader in hardwood flooring products boasting an impressive portfolio of leading wood flooring brands, including Bruce®, Armstrong Flooring®, HomerWood® and Capella® and serves both the residential and commercial markets.

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AHF Products in Warren, AR. currently has a Knotsaw Operator position available on 2nd shift.  Work week will normally be Monday thru Friday from 3:30pm to 12:00am.  Overtime work is sometimes required.  The work environment is very fast paced, repetitive, & manual labor in a non-temperature controlled work environment operating a saw.

 

Pay Rate: $15.32 Start Pay; $15.52 at 45 Days; $15.67 at 90 Days

 

SUMMARY:  The basic function of this position is to pull lumber off of table, inspect both sides and cut each strip according to knotsawyer cutting instructions, cutting any defects that will cause the board to break when going through the sidematcher.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Responsible for following Job Safety Analysis guidelines to assure safe operations
  • Pull lumber off table and inspect both sides and cut each strip according to cutting rules
  • Maintain adequate flow of usable material to the Sidematcher Feeders
  • Turn each board to inspect both sides
  • Cut a minimum of 9 boards per minute
  • Cooperate with other knotsawyers to ensure lumber is trimmed properly
  • Place any small pieces of lumber on belt
  • Maintain cleanliness of area
  • Perform other assigned tasks as needed

 

Successful applicants will meet the following requirements:

- Minimum 1 year of positive/verifiable work history with same employer 

- Must be able to succesfully complete a drug test, employment verification and background check

- Willing and able to work safely in a fast paced production work environment

- Willing and able to work in a non-temperature controlled work environment

 

 

The following qualifications are strongly desired:

- Prodcution experience preferred

- Multitasker/self motivated

About the Location (Warren, AR):

 

Our Warren Plant manufactures 3/4" prefinished solid oak flooring and employs a multi-cultural workforce of approximately 240 people working multiple shifts.

 

The city of Warren is located in Bradley County, Arkansas south of Pine Bluff and northeast of El Dorado. Well known in the area is the city's Courthouse Square, 1 of 10 other Warren structures listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Square plays host to the annual Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival, which celebrates the county's tomato industry.

 

About AHF Products:

 

With decades of experience in award-winning wood flooring design, innovation, product development, manufacturing and service, AFH Products seeks to improve the quality of people’s lives through great products and a deep commitment to outstanding customer service.

 

Headquartered in Lancaster, Pennsylvania with manufacturing operations across the United States, AHF Products has a deep rooted belief in the power of teamwork, transparency, and trust.   Together, we work each day to promote a fair, dependable, and passionate community of over 1,700 employees.  We value well informed, highly committed, and enthusiastic employees who motivate others to do their best work. Our culture emphasizes productive collaboration that inspires innovation, empowers creativity, and delivers best-in-class performance. It is an environment where the highly motivated thrive, each person bringing their unique talents and diverse perspective to drive the business forward together.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer: AHF Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets.

 

Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters

AHF Products is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any associate at AHF Products via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of AHF Products. Written search agreements may only be signed by AHF Product’s VP or HR or his or her designee.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by AHF Products as a result of the referral or through other means.


Nearest Major Market: El Darado

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Manufacturing

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