Title Materials Stockroom Shipping & Receiving Clerk
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Job Summary
This position is responsible for performing clerical and physical tasks in connection with shipping goods and receiving incoming shipments to include; inspecting, and stocking of incoming shipments of parts and materials used in the production of emergency response vehicles.

Essential Functions
• Ability to stand for long periods of time
• Ability to lift, carry or otherwise move boxes and materials weighing up to 50 lbs
• Ability to use hand truck and pallet jack for moving bulky or heavy items (50+ lbs)
• Ability to safely and competently operate a Forklift unloading trucks and loading into pallet rack storage.
• Ability to use a keyboard and computer using MAX Inventory Control software

Other Functions
• Open/count and inspect orders
• Sort and Mark parts received
• Put parts in designated storage areas
• Deliver parts to production areas based on weekly stockroom inventory checklist
• Maintain in-house vendor inventory and physical locations for inventory in a neat and orderly fashion.
• Unpacks and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper to rectify damages and shortages.
• Package outgoing shipments and parcels
• Track shipments as needed
• Use a computer as needed for email, internet information and use Microsoft office documents to create entries and maintain an electronic log of incoming and outgoing packages. Record Receipt of Shortages on the Daily Short List.
• Requisition and store shipping materials and supplies to maintain inventory of stock. Prepare weekly action list for buyers for all stocked parts that are low or depleted.
• Unpacks and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper and/or carrier to rectify damages and shortages.
• Package & weigh outgoing shipments and parcels
• Maintain accurate outgoing shipping records.

Job Requirements and Qualifications
Education: Basic reading, writing and arithmetic, normally acquired through a high school diploma or equivalent.
Position Requirements: Working in a fast-paced environment, excellent customer service, organizational and time management skills, and ability to work under pressure. Materials and tools used in this position include but are not limited to; box knife to open shipments, keyboard and computer to process shipments and maintain inventory control; and operation of forklift
Knowledge Requirements: Knowledge of shipping and receiving, Supply Chain Management, and Inventory principles.

Required Experience:
One year of Forklift Operation in a production facility.
Experience using computers and keyboarding functions to include; Word, Excel, Outlook and other Microsoft Office programs is desirable

Other Information
The statements contained in this job description reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required, and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered as an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned. Responsibilities may require adjusting the work schedule, long days and occasional Saturday work. Meeting production schedules is critical to the success of the Company thereby requiring a solid attendance record from each employee.

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Title Paint Prep
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Come Join Our Team!

Braun Northwest has two immediate openings in our Paint Prep Department. These positions are responsible for prepping emergency vehicle modules in order to be painted, and sent to Assembly.In order to be successful the candidate must:

have the ability to sit, stand, and crawl for long periods of time inside, on top, underneath and around modules
be able to move up to 20lbs of product or equipment in order to ensure that all parts of the module are prepped for paint.
be able to tolerate working around metal dust shavings that result from the sanding of modules.
be able to work in a team setting, and follow verbal and written instructions.
have the ability to safely and competently use the following tools and equipment;
DA Sanders, Grinders, Buffers/Polishers
Various hand held tools to include Saws, Screwdrivers, etc.

Education: Basic Reading, Writing, and Math, normally acquired through a high school diploma or equivalent.

Positions Requirements: These positions require working in enclosed spaces, and on top of modules 10 feet off the ground. These positions work around and with paint solvents in a well ventilated area.

Experience: This is an entry level position and although experience in auto body work is desirable for work involving the prepping of vehicles for painting, it is not required.
We will train the person who is the right fit for the job.

Braun Northwest is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Title Welder/Fabricator
Salary DOQ/E
Location Chehalis, WA
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Job Description 

These positions are responsible for laying out, welding, and building the metal frame and component parts of the module. These tasks must be completed accurately in order to be moved to the Paint Department in a timely manner.

Essential Functions 

  • Read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Use and read a tape measure accurately and perform the math calculations to layout the project being fabricated.
  • Fit and weld metal components per drawing and specifications to required tolerances
  • Regularly lift, carry and otherwise move and position objects weighing up to 50 lbs, and on occasion 75 lbs.
  • Regularly push and pull large sheets of metal in order to place them in proper position for cutting and welding.
  • Stand for long periods of time in order to complete the fabrication work.

Other Functions 

  • Inspect own work for completeness and acceptability to quality requirements.

Job Requirements and Qualifications

Education: Basic Reading, Writing, Arithmetic, normally acquired through a high school diploma or equivalent. Welding certification from an accredited welding program is desired.

Position Requirements: These positions require the use of proper welding masks with a protective lens shade of no less than eleven. Tools and a tool box are required.

 Knowledge Requirements: Knowledge of welding and fabrication principles.

Required Experience: Prior welding experience desirable; MIG and aluminum

Use of Tools 

Ability to safely and competently operate some or all of the following equipment:

  • Drill Press
  • Table Saw
  • Chop Saw
  • Overhead Hoist
  • Grinder
  • Band Saw
  • Welders (MIG & TIG)
  • Shear
  • Sawzall
  • Plasma Cutting Equipment
  • Various Hand/Power Tools

Other Information 

The statements contained in this job description reflect general details as necessary to describe the principle functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required, and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned. Responsibilities may require adjusting the work schedule, long days and occasionally Saturday work. Meeting production schedules is critical to the success of the company thereby requiring a solid attendance record from each employee. 

Braun Northwest is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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Title Chassis Prep / Final Assembly
Salary DOQ/E
Location Chehalis WA
Job Information

If you are dependable, hardworking and willing to learn, then Braun Northwest, Inc. has a job for you!

Braun Northwest, Inc. is looking for a Final Assembler to prepare the chassis for installation of completed module.

In order to be successful in this position the candidate must be able to;

  •  Maneuver underneath and inside chassis throughout the day
  •  Reach above head for varying periods of time throughout the day
  •  Lift or otherwise move up to 50 lbs as needed
  •  Install sirens, horns, radios, winches after-market bumpers, and various customer requested accessories
  • Grasp small hand tools in order to complete work required
  • Work in a team setting, and follow verbal and written instructions.

Knowledge of basic mechanical, carpentry and electrical installation methods.

Basic welding and cutting experience and experience utilizing basic carpentry and mechanical skills are desirable.

Braun Northwest adheres to a core set of values which include; Integrity, Fiscal Responsibility and Accountability.  We are successful because we place a high value on our employees, customers and product.

Braun Northwest is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Title Assembly
Salary DOQ/E
Location Chehalis WA
Job Information

If you are dependable, hardworking and willing to learn, then Braun Northwest, Inc. has a job for you!

Braun Northwest, Inc. is looking for a craftsman to work in our Assembly Department assembling the components of the emergency vehicle module. In order to be successful in this position the candidate must have:

  • the ability to use hand tools, lift or hold objects overhead in order to assemble and install module parts.
  • the ability to regularly stand, sit, and crawl through modules in order to complete tasks.
  • the ability to accurately use a tape measure and perform basic math skills

Knowledge of basic carpentry principles, basic principles of design and assembly techniques is preferred.

Braun Northwest adheres to a core set of values including; Integrity, Fiscal Responsibility and Accountability.  We are successful because we place a high value on our employees, customers and product.

Braun Northwest is an equal opportunity employer.

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