Coiling Operator in Houston, TX at National Strand

Date Posted: 9/16/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Houston, TX
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Job Description

The Company 

US Wire Group is the parent of three independent companies (five manufacturing facilities) which produce steel wire and cable/wire related products that serve many industries. The independent business model fosters entrepreneurship and growth and allows professional development at all levels. US Wire Group is part of the Metals Processing Group and wholly owned by The Heico Companies, LLC.

Our philosophy of developing a close customer contact to provide prompt, responsive service and to meet our customer's changing needs allows us to be leaders within our respective industries. Products are marketed domestically through a direct sales force, manufacturer's representatives and an established network of independent distributors. Our company is diverse and has a solid management base, product/market niches and efficient manufacturing capabilities.

Job Description

National Strand Products is a leading manufacturer of high carbon galvanized steel strand supporting the utility and telecommunication markets. 

The Coiling Operator will be responsible for working safely in a fast-paced environment, be quality conscious, and adhere accurately to production schedules.

Duties and Responsibilities      

The daily duties of a Coiling Operator, will consist of, but may not be limited to:

  • Following all safety rules and regulations.
  • Meeting shift output goals to ensure consistent supply of product to the Shipping Department.
  • Setting-up and running product correctly based on information given on production cards.
  • Operating coiling machines safely and visually observing while in operation.
  • Using overhead cranes and/or forklifts to move product in a safe manner.
  • Generating correct identification tags and attaching to finished product.
  • Inspecting product for quality.
  • Ensuring work area is maintained clean and safety standards are followed.
  • Accurately reporting production data as required.


  • Ability to pass a background check and drug screen.
  • Ability to stand, bend, and lift for long periods.
  • Ability to work in a non-climate control environment.
  • Ability to lift, push, or pull up to 100lbs.
  • Authorized to work for any employer in the US.
  • Available to work overtime and Saturdays, when needed.
  • Prior experience of working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment desired.