Creel Hand- Monday- Friday 6:30am-3:00pm. $500.00 Hiring Bonus in Prattville, AL at Kinedyne

Date Posted: 11/16/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/16/2021

Job Description

The Creel Hand is responsible for preparing yarn spools to be loaded onto the creel, ensuring the creel does not run out of yarn, and assisting the warping operator during changeovers. This position will work with the warping team to manufacture beams of yarn to be used the weaving process.

What you will be responsible for:

  • Responsible for unpacking yarn spools and inspecting for quality.
  • Responsible for reporting any yarn spool issues to the warping operator.
  • Responsible for loading the Creel Cart with spools and transporting them into the Creel via the Creel Cart.
  • Responsible for unloading empty yarn spools from the creel, Loading full yarn spools onto the creel, and tying in the full spools of yarn.
  • Responsible for ensuring the creel does not stop due to an empty yarn spool.
  • Responsible for reporting any safety, quality, or mechanical issues to the warping operator.
  • Responsible for assisting the warping operator with all change over processes.
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs. overhead.
  • Responsible for breaking down all cardboard packaging and taking to the cardboard compactor.
  • Responsible for disposing of empty yarn spools.

WORKING CONDITIONS/EXPOSURES:

Manufacturing environment including noise, fumes, chemicals, and moving parts. Capable and willing to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.  Work will be on a production floor environment where conditions vary seasonally from hot and humid in the summer to relatively cool in the winter.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Standing and walking most of the day.  Freely move around all areas of the net production area.  Must have the ability to push, pull, and lift up to 45 lbs.  Frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, reaching, pulling, pushing, grasping, and lifting. Computer use (sitting, typing, viewing screen).

About Kinedyne: 

Over the course of five decades, Kinedyne has evolved from a single facility in New Jersey to an international organization with more than 500 employees at facilities in four different countries around the world. As we grew and our product lines evolved, we believed that with Better Cargo Securement – Greater Cargo Capacity – and Faster Cargo Access Technologies, we can make the increasingly complex shipping environment just a little easier for the industry to deal with today and as the future unfolds.

All of the efforts throughout our history have enabled us to provide our customers the products, service, and support that they have come to expect from us over our five decades of growth. We’ve earned our right to be called The Cargo Control People.

What We Offer:

A Comprehensive Benefits Package that includes:
Medical/Dental/Vision - with HSA (company provides yearly funding)
Individual or Family Plans are available at affordable bi-weekly rates
- Company paid long & short-term disability
- 401K with competitive company match
- PTO & Tuition reimbursement
- Company Paid Life Insurance