Large Speedseal

City:  Lincoln
State:  CA
Country/Region:  US

Gladding McBean in Lincoln, CA is a manufacturer of vitrified clay pipe for sewers, clay roof tile, piazza clay floor tile, glazed terra cotta pottery, architectural terra cotta, sacked mortar clay, chimney tops and caps. We are a proud member of the Pacific Coast Building Products Family of Companies

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Plant Manager and Large Speed Seal Lead, this position is responsible for performing a variety of duties on the speed seal production line and is responsible for supporting and demonstrating the Core Values of Integrity, Safety, Respect, Customer Focus, Quality, Innovation and Financial Success. Performs other related duties as assigned.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• Pours pipes and branches, verifies molds are centered, keeps a close check on pump pressure gauge, and flushes out mixer and hose when necessary.
• Trims and inspects bell and spigots and turns every other pipe “end to end”, to be strapped.
• Paints bell and spigot pipes and branches with primer.
• Places pipe, either by hand or air hoist, onto raggie board and strap to pallet.
• Loads pipe onto the monorail with pipe clamp air hoist or by hand.
• For bottom molding, ensures all rubber beads are properly set in moldings, the molds are clean of all debris, and coated with mold release grease.
• For top molding, places molds in bell end of pipe after ensuring they have polyurethane applied, pops molding out of pipe and grease. Removes and greases rubber seals; ensures both pipes and seals are clean.
• Inspects pipe for crack or large chips and ensures that polyurethane has been applied to both ends. Informs Lead of any irregular or defective molds, pipes, or joints.
• Makes under liners.
• Detaches rings from pipe and discards them.
• Ensures that equipment is in good working order. Makes minor repairs to guns and equipment.
• Operates a forklift, hoist, clamp machine, air strapper, and trimming knife.
• Maintains assigned work are according to company standards for cleanliness.
• Attends safety meetings and abides by all safety rules set forth by company and governmental regulatory agencies; ensures that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
• Regular attendance is required.
QUALIFICATIONS to perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
• High school education or equivalent
• On-the-job training is required to perform the essential duties and responsibilities.
• Must be able to read, speak and write to be able to understand basic instructions and communicate with supervisors and peers effectively.
• Basic math is required.
• Must be able to follow directions and work with minimal supervision.
• Regular attendance is required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
• Frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel; Reach with hands and arms; Talk and listen; Stand, walk, and sit.
• Required to bend at the waist and stand for extended time; Lift and/or move up-to 50 pounds and up-to 100 lbs. with assistance.
• Regular attendance is required.
WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
• Plant environment with loud noise, moving machinery, dusty, dirty.
• Outdoor weather conditions.
• Extreme temperatures not weather related.
• Wear mandatory and/or other appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)

This is a regular, full-time position with competitive compensation and full benefits including medical/dental insurance, disability benefits, life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing retirement plan, and wellness programs. We are an equal opportunity employer and promote a drug free workplace

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento