Part - Time Production Associate
Job Details
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Via Seating - Sparks, NV
Part Time
None
$19.00 Hourly
None
Day
Manufacturing
Description

Via Seating is currently hiring for Part-Time Production Associates to join our team in Sparks, NV!!

We have a variety of shifts which start at either 5:00 am, 10:30 am or 11:00 am and work for anywhere

between 4 to 6 hours per day Monday - Thursday and some Fridays.

The Part-Time Production Associate is trained on all skill sets in the commercial chair build process to include cutting, wood/foam, kitting, upholstery and assembly. They need to have sound hand-eye coordination and be able to cope with moderate physical effort. All production associates will be classified and evaluated according to the skills required within each skill set for each value stream.

Pay Starts at $19.00/hour, possibly more DOE!

At Via Seating, we are builders, kitters, sewers, developers and engineers – inspired by the chair. We believe great things should happen in that chair. In America, the average person is sitting a total of 13 hours a day. That’s 4,745 hours a year. That’s a lot of hours.  A lot of hours that should be filled by great things. Great things needing a great chair.  With this in mind, our teams research, brainstorm and develop. We build, test and improve. Together, we drive our thoughts, our creativity and our hearts into making a quality, lasting, durable and captivating, great chair.  In fact, we’re so invested in it, we’ve been doing it for over thirty years.  It’s no wonder our passion for seating is so contagious.

Via offers a very generous benefits package for Part-Time Employees including:

  • Short-Term Disability paid for all employees Via
  • Paid Time Off annually after 90 days accrued based on hours worked
  • Referral Bonuses of up to $1,000 per hired employee (eligibility requirements applicable)
  • 401K Participation with up to a 4% company match after 90 days based on hours worked
  • Prescription Safety Glasses Paid for by Via After 90 days 
  • Quarterly Bonuses based on Team Goals
  • Anniversary Bonuses
  • Bi-Annual Company Celebrations
  • Contests and Cash Giveaways throughout the year
    • Safety Bingo with prizes ranging from $50 - $300

Discover our love for great seating.  Join us in making great things happen in a chair!

Qualifications

Competencies: An individual should demonstrate the following competencies to perform the essential functions of this position successfully.

  • Time Management Managing one's own time under the guidelines of the department supervisor to accomplish daily production goals
  • Critical Thinking Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Active Listener Gives 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.
  • Quality controldemonstrates accuracy, thoroughness and monitors own work to ensure quality
  • Adaptabilityadapts to changes in the work environment and able to deal with change, delays or unexpected events
  • Dependabilityconsistently at work and on time, follows instructions, responds to management direction, and solicits feedback to improve performance
  • Safety and securitythe individual actively promotes and personally observes safety and security procedures, and uses equipment and materials properly

Desired Education and Skills:

  • A high school diploma/degree or GED is preferred
  • Experience working at VIA Seating combined with a willingness to learn a new skills set will be considered as commensurate with any of the above qualifications for any internal transfers.

Physical Demands:

  • Vision, hearing and speaking to meet performance standard
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating, maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Required to stand for long periods of time and to walk frequently.
  • The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position.
  • The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Work Environment:

  • Typical production area in an environment that contains dust, odors, moderate level noise, and temperature & ventilation variations while wearing safety glasses

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled. Via Seating is a drug and alcohol-free workplace.

Veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

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