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Production Associate

Company: Trelleborg
Location: Charles City
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Job Description:

Production Associate



Pay for these positions starts at $17. At one month pay increases to $17.90.
At 6 months, pay increases to $19.00 for 3rd shift with yearly raises there after.
3 Weeks PTO per year.

Daily activities:
- Adjust functional parts of devices and control instruments
- Operate machinery and equipment.
- Activate bead setters that press prefabricated beads onto plies.
- Align treads with guides, start drums to wind treads onto plies, and slice ends.
- Brush or spray solvents onto plies to ensure adhesion, and repeat process as specified, alternating direction of each ply to strengthen tires.
- Build semi-raw rubber treads onto buffed tire casings in order to prepare tires for vulcanization in recapping or retreading processes.
- Cut plies at splice points, and press ends together to form continuous bands.
- Depress pedals to collapse drums after processing is complete.
- Depress pedals to rotate drums, and wind specified numbers of plies around drums to form tire bodies.
- Fill cuts and holes in tires, using rubber.
- Fit inner tubes and final layers of rubber onto tires.
- Measure tires to determine mold size requirements.
- Position ply stitcher rollers and drums according to width of stock, using hand tools and gauges.
- Position rollers that turn ply edges under and over beads or use steel rods to turn ply edges.
- Pull plies from supply racks and align plies with edges of drums.
- Start rollers that bond tread and plies as drums revolve.

REM-03 WS-03

Shift start: 2:00PM or 7:30PM
Shift length: 8 - 10 hours
Typical hours will be Sunday 7:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. We have more overtime January -May that would include some Friday nights. Typical schedule is Five 10 hour nights.

  • Health, dental, vision insurance - available after 45 days
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) plan

  • Must pass drug screen
  • Must pass background check
  • Can lift 50 lbs
  • Must be at least 18+ years old
- High manual dexterity and problem-solving ability - Hands-on approach/mechanically inclined - Good communications skills - Good physical condition (occasional lifting of up to 50 lbs) - Detail oriented and quality minded

About Trelleborg

Trelleborg is a provider of engineered polymer solutions that seal, damp, and protect critical applications. Trelleborg is a publicly-traded company and is headquartered in Sweden.

Keywords: Trelleborg, Rochester , Production Associate, Other , Charles City, Minnesota

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