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Associate Fabricator - Fiberglass

West Chicago, IL

Position Summary

To fulfill fiberglass orders of our Simpson Strong-Tie® Composite Strengthening Systems™ (CSS) solutions for structural reinforcement per assigned specifications. Our fabrics include both unidirectional and bidirectional carbon and E-glass, and are custom ordered and cut to size.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

% Time Job Responsibilities
70% Select, mix and apply resin/catalyst mixture to fiberglass matting on a molded surface in repeated layers to achieve the desired thickness.
20% Understand and interpret the fiberglass process.
5% Knowledge and ability to manually operate related tools.
5% Ability to maintain a clean and safe work area at all times.

Education & Certification Requirements

Required or Preferred Degree or Certification
Preferred High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)

Minimum Experience

Years Type of Experience
3 Years Working in a manufacturing environment.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

Skill Knowledge or Ability Explanation
Math Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Language Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedures manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Reasoning Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Travel Required / %: This job requires domestic travel, >5% of the time.

This full-time, non-exempt position is located in West Chicago, IL.

Relocation will be considered SST Baltimore Employees currently in this position.

To apply for this position, please send your resume to jobopenings@strongtie.com

Job posted: 5/18/2017

Please Note: All job offers are contingent upon a successful background investigation and drug test.

In keeping with the Company's commitment to the communities in which it does business, we are an equal opportunity employer.