Job Description

Branch Name:
Southeast Houston

Position: Production Operator Category: Light Industrial Duties and Titles
City: HOUSTON State : TX
Branch Name: Southeast Houston Dress Code:
Branch Phone: (281) 464-8800 Job ID: 3444819
Pay Information: Order Type: Light Industrial - Regular

One of our clients in Southeast Houston is looking for an Operations Support/Warehouse Operator

Job Description

We currently are looking for Operations Support for our facility in Houston. 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, forklifts, and upenders without damaging material or equipment

Inspects forklift 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 forklifts, 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

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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