Interior Door Assembly- 1st Shift

Somerset, MA
North Atlantic Corp – Operations and Supply Chain /
Full Time /
Assist in the manufacturing assembly of interior doors and related products which will be sold to customers while adhering to and understanding safety policies and regulations.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

    • Perform all job operations in a safe manner in accordance with company safety policies.
    • Read work tickets of items to be assembled using product knowledge and reading skills.
    • Immediately after receiving work tickets read, prioritize and set-up schedule (daily).
    • Assist in set up of machinery using work tickets and trade skills for specified product line.
    • Set-up machinery daily, depending on the job to be performed.
    • Coordinate necessary materials for production using work tickets and trade skills for specified product line.
    • Fabricate/Assemble materials for the production of the finished goods specified using work tickets and trade skills.
    • Inspect finished product for quality using product knowledge and work ticket.
    • Assist in the shop housekeeping i.e. sweeping, storing, and cleaning.
    • When needed licensed / trained employees will operate a forklift in a safe manner.

Required Education & Experience

    • Must be at least 18 years of age
    • High School diploma or general education degree (GED)
    • Ability to read, write, speak and comprehend the English language
    • Hand and power tools experience standard to the carpentry field (see list below)
    • Ability to use measuring devices such as a tape measure and transfer them to a production piece within 1/32'
    • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions; deal with problems involving a few concrete variables and standardized situations
    • Must be able to work overtime when needed and some Saturdays to satisfy production schedule demands
    • Must have prior experience in finish carpentry or assembly of finished wood products for the end user
    • Knowledge of general safety guidelines in carpentry or construction field
    • Some product knowledge of doors and door trim
    • Experience working in a team environment

Machine, Equipment & Tools Skills

    • 1-1/4” Nail Gun
    • 1-3/8” Brad Nail Gun
    • 1” Casing Staple Gun
    • ½” Card Board Staple
    • ½” Jamb Staple Gun
    • 2” Jamb Staple Gun
    • 3” Porter Cable Belt Sander
    • 5” Orbital Sander
    • Biscuit Cutter Table
    • Delta Table Saw
    • Door Line Assembly Table
    • Door Line Directional Table
    • Double-End Trim Saw
    • Hot Melt Gun
    • Kval Door Lift
    • Kval Jamb Machine
    • Kval Strike Machine
    • Mitre/Casing Machine
    • Mitre Saw-10” Makita
    • Mitre Saw-14” Omega
    • Porter Cable Vibrating Sander
    • Power Feed
    • Radial Arm Saw
    • Router Table

Physical Demands

    •  Must take and pass post-offer screening drug test, physical and consent to a background check
    • Standing/Walking: 8 hours repetitive on feet on concrete floor
    • Stooping/Reaching/Bending: continuous to gather items and fabricate
    • Overhead Lift: up to 7 lbs. without assistance and up to 14 lbs. w/ assistance.
    • Lift/Grasp: with dominant hands and fingers up to 20 lbs. without assistance and up to 40 lbs. with assistance holding woodworking or steel components in fabrication
    • Carry/Grasp: with dominant hands and fingers up to 30 lbs. without assistance and up to 60 lbs. with assistance
    • Push/Pull: with dominant hands rolling carts of interior door products up to 300 lbs. without assistance and up to 600 lbs. with assistance
    • Vision: must see near and far sighted
    • Hearing: must hear machinery sounds

Work Environment

    • Shop warehouse building
    • Must be able to work in varied temperature hot or cold depending on the weather and how it effects the shop temperature
    • Extended work day (overtime) as needed

Required Tools or Clothing

    • Work Boots with unworn treads
    • Tape Measure
    • Lunch box or lunch tote to bring lunch
    • No hooded sweatshirts with strings