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Wire Winder - 2nd Shift and 3rd Shift

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Location: MANHATTAN, KS, United States
Job Family : Manufacturing
Job Type : Regular
Posted : May 4, 2021
Job ID: 20152

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Founded in 1917, Parker Hannifin Corporation is a $14.3 billion, global company. With annual sales of $14.3 billion in fiscal year 2018, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 62 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index. Parker’s engineering expertise and broad range of core technologies uniquely positions the company to solve some of the world’s greatest engineering challenges. By partnering with customers, Parker improves their productivity and profitability and seeks new ways to solve humanity's biggest challenges.

SUMMARY OF POSITION: Operates Wire Winder. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Know how to set up and rethread wire winders. 2. Know color coding for identification. 3. Identify raw materials. 4. Familiarization with raw material numbers. 5. Understand and ability to adjust settings on counters for efficient bobbin footage. 6. Know correct wire construction for hoses being braided. 7. Ability to set traverse. 8. Understand and ability to operate wire stripper. 9. Understand and ability to operate all wire winders. 10. Identify and eliminate known defects. 11. Document good and non-conforming product. 12. Correctly fill out required paperwork daily. 13. Train new employees as needed. 14. Pull catenaries. 15. Detect and report problem areas or unusual conditions to the Value Stream Team Lead. 16. Perform related and other duties assigned by the Value Stream Team Lead. DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC/NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Work safely in accordance with regulations, standards, and procedures, and in a manner that eliminates unreasonable risk to health and the environment. Notify management of unsafe conditions or practices, unlawful activities and activities which present unreasonable health and/or environmental risk. Report all safety and/or environmental incidents to management immediately. 2. Prevent excess waste of product and/or components by operating the equipment in an efficient manner. 3. Maintain production schedules. 4. Work with groups in initiating and implementation of programs such as Lean Manufacturing and 5-S. 5. Other duties may be assigned at a later time

Education required: High School diploma or GED Experience: Production work preferred but not required. On the job training from 1 to 8 weeks or extend to 10 weeks if needed. Preferred Skills/Qualifications: 1. Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills. 2. Basic knowledge and use of hand tools. 3. Sound decision making skills. 4. Good math, reading, writing skills. 5. Demonstrated mechanical aptitude. 6. Strong trouble shooting skills. 7. Be able to exercise continuous mental, visual, and audio attention. 8. Ability to work well in a team environment. Skills/Competencies: 1. Basic computer skills. 2. Ability to monitor machine sounds to identify and diagnose changes in order to take appropriate action. 3. Vision: Near acuity and accommodation for reading information to perform job tasks. 4. Requires constant alertness to surroundings and product quality with attention to detail. Physical Requirements: Ability to: Lift 10 pounds, Lift 25 pounds routinely, And up to 50 pounds rarely.

Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions. (“Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/VEVRAA Federal Contractor”) If you would like more information about Equal Employment Opportunity as an applicant under the law, please go to and
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