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Production Technician- Trim and Finishing

Hobie Cat Company Oceanside ,CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $15 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental, life_insurance
Job Description

 

Trim and Finishing

Non-Exempt, $15.00 Per Hour

Schedule: Nightshift, M-Th, 5pm – 5am (4x12's)

Job Description

Since 1950, Hobie has been in the business of shaping a unique lifestyle based around fun, water, and quality products. From our headquarters in Oceanside, Hobie Cat Company produce an impressive collection of watercraft for worldwide distribution. In addition to the sailboats for which we are well-known, Hobie Cat also offers stand-up-paddle boards, kayaks, and boats for both recreation and fishing.

 

The Trim & Finishing position is a new role that will drive more efficiencies in our production process. This position will use hand and power tools trim, refine and add components to our kayaks. This role will also assist in the quality control process by immediately reporting any quality issues to either the Oven QC or Supervisor.

Responsibilities:

1. Use hand and power tools to trim forward hatch opening on hulls and submolds

2. Use power tools to cut hatch openings, rod holder openings and side carry handles

3. Clean parting lines

4. Assist in the QC process by serving as a second set of eyes and hands on each part, immediately communicate any quality issues to QC or Supervisor.

 

Qualifications:

1. Minimum of 6 months experience working with hand and power tools professionally

2. Prior manufacturing, construction or applicable experience preferred

3. Must be available to work overtime

4. Ability to operate hand tools, power tools, and industrial equipment safely

5. Team player with high work ethic and crafting skills

6. Ability to lift and move heavy objects up to 50lbs regularly and up to 50+lbs with assistance

7. Must be authorized to work in the US with proper documentation

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.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The position involves standing, walking and lifting more than 50 pounds for long periods of time throughout the day.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This full-time position follows a state approved alternative work week schedule, working four, standard ten hour shifts. Overtime is accrued after the 10th hour of work in a day.

Schedule: Monday through Thursday, 5:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

Benefits

· Competitive Hourly Pay

· Medical, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance

· Paid Time Off

· 401K with matching

· Quarterly Profit Sharing

· Generous Employee Discount

 

About the Company

Hobie Cat Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer with opportunities for advancement. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.

 

Company Description
Hobie's dream was born in his parents garage in 1950, when Hobie decided to apply his love of woodworking to the sport of surfing. Since 1950, Hobie has been in the business of shaping a unique lifestyle based around water, fun and quality products. From their headquarters in California, Hobie Cat Company and its global subsidiaries produce an impressive collection of innovative watercraft for worldwide distribution. In addition to the surfboards and sailboats for which they are well-known, Hobie Cat also offers stand-up-paddle boards, kayaks, and boats for both recreation and fishing.

Hobie Cat Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer with opportunities for advancement. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.

Hobie Cat Company

Hobie's dream was born in his parents garage in 1950, when Hobie decided to apply his love of woodworking to the sport of surfing. Since 1950, Hobie has been in the business of shaping a unique lifestyle based around water, fun and quality products. From their headquarters in California, Hobie Cat Company and its global subsidiaries produce an impressive collection of innovative watercraft for worldwide distribution. In addition to the surfboards and sailboats for which they are well-known, Hobie Cat also offers stand-up-paddle boards, kayaks, and boats for both recreation and fishing. Hobie Cat Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer with opportunities for advancement. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.

Address

Oceanside, CA
USA

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