Posted on: March 08, 2023 • Category: (none)
Custom Equipment Builder
The Bradbury Co., Inc.
Prefer previous manufacturing, vehicle repair/maintenance, or construction experience.
The Bradbury Co., Inc. is recognized around the world as the leader of quality roll forming solutions. Essentially, we make custom machines that make products you see every day. We are a family-owned company located in Moundridge, KS. Our headquarters in Moundridge employs around 300 employees. Join our team! SUMMARY Build, assemble, set-up, and disassemble entire custom machines and components based on work plans and blueprints within a team environment from start to finish. This is not your typical factory or assembly line job. It is fast-paced, full of variety, and challenges. We pride ourselves on a clean, family-oriented environment full of learning and advancement opportunities. HOURS 6:00 am - 2:30 pm M-F *Overtime likely ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS -Assemble and setup machine components per work plans and blueprints using a variety of tools such as mechanics hand tools, drills, spot welders, calipers and others as required. -Work with team members to solve problems with fit and operation. -Disassemble components and ready them for shipment. -May be required to learn and operate drills, grinders, forklifts, overhead hoist and other equipment as needed. -Perform other duties as assigned. SKILLS & ABILITIES REQUIRED/PREFERRED -Able to use and understand all precision measuring instruments. -Understands basic math concepts. -Ability to read and understand blueprints, bills of material, setup sheets, etc. -Able to use a wide variety of tools. -Ability to follow oral and written instructions. -Strong mechanical aptitude WHAT WILL PUT YOU AHEAD -Farm equipment operation and maintenance experience -Automotive repair and maintenance experience -Technical or trade school coursework -Mechanical aptitude -Manufacturing experience - forklift operation, overhead cranes/hoists, etc. -Blueprint reading experience -Troubleshooting capabilities -A positive attitude -Willingness and ability to travel -Availability to work overtime OTHER REQUIREMENTS/PREFERENCES -Supply own hand tools - a list will be provided later in the hiring process. -Ability to change assignments frequently. -Is consistently at work on time and ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent. -Follows instruction, responds to management direction. -Takes responsibility for own actions. -Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals. -Completes tasks on time. -Quality focus -Offers suggestions and participates in continuous improvement activities. TRAVEL -This position does have the opportunity for overnight travel for customer service needs. 1-3 times per year typically. Usually 1 month's notice. Could be domestic or international travel (company-paid). COVID-19 protocols are in place and travel is only done when appropriate. BENEFITS -Competitive salary with annual performance evaluations -Health Insurance - Health, dental, vision, and prescription drug insurance with no Waiting Period. Coverage starts on the first of the next month following day 1 of employment -Company-Paid Life Insurance -Roth & 401(k) + Company Match -PTO - All new hires start with 40 hours of PTO on Day 1. Accrue 40 more each year. -Vacation - 80 hours per year given on 1 year anniversary -Paid Holidays -Safety Shoe Allowance of $150/yr -Tuition Reimbursement -Reduced Fee Child Care at Cradle to Crayons in Moundridge