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USA Insulation Production Technician

Threshold Brands
Cleveland, OH
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Salary: $18-$20/Hourly

USA Insulation, a member of the Threshold Brands family, is a trusted residential and commercial insulation service, manufacturing our own proprietary lightweight insulation solution. We are proud to serve the thousands of loyal customers who have come to trust us to deliver swift service and exceptional products and techniques. Our mantra is that a comfortable home is a well insulated home!


POSITION SUMMARY


In this role you will support all facets of running a manufacturing facility.  You will learn how to mix and blend liquid components, Resin and Foaming Agent Concentrate (FAC), to produce our proprietary foam insulation.  You will ensure that sufficient materials are available for production according to our manufacturing schedule and you will assist in maintaining production equipment.  We will train and provide the necessary experience to elevate your knowledge to become the lead operator of our manufacturing equipment. 


KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES


    • Provide support in all aspects of blending and manufacturing products (Resin and FAC) to include: 
    • Learn all aspects and processes involved in the preparation and production of insulation by weighing, measuring and mixing appropriate proportions of chemicals to produce a quality batch.
    • Unloading, stocking, and maintaining manufacturing inventory to include raw materials, pallets, drums, jugs, boxes, etc.  
    • Pre and mid-batch preparation as well as ongoing support to ensure all raw materials are ready as needed throughout batch production
    • Packaging finished product into drums, jugs and boxes
    • Maintain manufacturing inventory for raw materials and other necessary equipment and supplies
    • Maintain manufactured finished product inventory
    • Post batch analysis of products for QA 
    • Any other duties as assigned by supervisor


  • Provide support in all aspects of plant/facility and building maintenance to include:
    • Equipment upkeep and preventative maintenance
    • Cleaning and maintenance of manufacturing equipment
    • Cleaning and maintenance of plant/facility, both inside and outside
    • Any other duties as assigned by supervisor  


  • Provide warehouse support to include:
    • The assembly of Foaming Rigs and Equipment
    • Maintenance of the foam manufacturing parts and build inventory
    • Fulfilling, packaging and loading all outgoing orders
    • Unloading drum truck
    • Cleaning and maintaining kettle
    • Any other duties as assigned by supervisor


WORK ENVIRONMENT


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


KEY COMPETENCIES


Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

  • Patience and great attention to detail 
  • Strong Reading and Mathematical Comprehension
  • Current driver’s license
  • Ability to work in a team or independently
  • Ability to operate equipment and tools
  • Communication - Talking to others to convey information effectively
  • Ability to work in confined spaces


QUALIFICATIONS


  • High School Diploma (or GED or High School Equivalence Certificate).
  • No experience necessary, however if you have chemical, culinary or any other experience within the manufacturing environment that will be considered a plus. 


If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to work at a company that values and respects you and provides the training and tools you need to deliver excellent service to your customers we invite you to apply.

 

What are our roots? It all started in 1985 when the founder of USA Insulation expanded his Cleveland-based operations into a successful franchise. Since that time, USA Insulation has grown to more than 50 locations across the U.S. In December of 2020, USA Insulation partnered with MaidPro and The Riverside Company (a private equity sponsor), joining other top brand names such as Patio Patrol, Men in Kilts, Pestmaster, Plumbing and Heating Paramedics, Granite Garage and Sir Grout. Our strategy is to keep adding great-performing brands to our portfolio, so we’re not slowing down. We’re headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, but really, we’re all over the map, with more than 400 franchise locations across North America.

 

USA INSULATION COMPANY CULTURE

Who are we? We are a collection of entrepreneurs, out-of-the-box thinkers, and hospitality-minded innovators. We thrive in a fast-paced, high-energy environment and we are steadfastly committed to adding value to everything we do. 

 

Who do we want on our team? We look for people who are natural learners, passionate about their careers and love to help businesses grow. 

 

Why work here? We provide a fun place to work where people are nice, learning is continuous, individuality is respected, and your cutting-edge ideas are welcomed. At the same time, we’re straight shooters. We support each other but we also challenge each other. Working here is not for the walking dead or retired-on-duty. You will be challenged every day, but it will be the best darn job you ever had!

 

BENEFITS

We provide a fun place to work where people are respected, learning is continuous, and cutting-edge ideas are always welcome. Competitive employee-focused benefits include:

  • Medical, dental, vision benefits 
  • 401k w/ match after eligibility period
  • PTO
  • Paid holidays
  • Pathways for career advancement
  • Collaborative, fun company environment and culture
  • A work environment following all state guidelines for COVID-19 safety

Threshold Brands

Address

Cleveland, OH
44114 USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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