CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

For 44 years, Douglas has codified its legacy as a leader and innovator in the conveyor industry. Our mission is to maintain our status as a recognized leader and continue to help our customers make their conveyor operations safer and more profitable.

BUILDING AMERICA STARTS WITH US

This is a responsibility we take seriously. We are focused on engineering and manufacturing the highest performance conveyor components possible with the fastest lead times in the industry.

Join our team if you are looking for a meaningful, challenging, and rewarding career in manufacturing.

Douglas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to the creation of a diverse workforce of motivated, team-oriented individuals. Successful individuals in our organization are driven to exceed our customer’s expectations, are committed to building long-term relationships, and are committed to the spirit of conveying innovation every day™.

PRODUCTION PLANNING SPECIALIST

Job Summary

The Production Planning Specialist works with the Purchasing Agent and Plant Manager to drive continuous improvement of quality and on-time order shipment by ensuring that all needed resources are available on-time for the plant to achieve the production plan while also ensuring that policies and procedures are followed as well as develop processes that will maximize stewardship, safety, quality and productivity. Planning, organizing, directing and ensuring that orders exceed our customers’ expectations.  Increasing production, assets capacity and flexibility while minimizing unnecessary costs and maintaining current quality standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Establish and maintain a safe, healthy and productive work environment.
  • Confidential, understands the ethical standards required for the position.
  • Adhere to company policies.
  • Extensive use of computers and computer programs including but not limited to Excel, Word and other Microsoft Office Programs, Sage ERP System and to support the application of new software tools necessary to achieve the company goals.
  • Establish good communication and working rapport with other team members to ensure a high level of customer service.
  • Encourage and require high level team and collaboration skills to gain the committed and motivated efforts of the company’s staff.
  • Understand Douglas products and the mechanical applications in which they are used.
  • Apply verbal and written communication skills to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Continually exhibit the qualities of trustworthiness, a strong work ethic, and positive attitude.
  • Manage and organize own work while remaining a team player and managing subordinate team members.
  • Continually participate in additional training related to the Job.
  • Perform extra assignments in other areas and related task assignments in the work area.
  • Perform all other duties as needed or required to maintain and grow a profitable business.
  • Regular, consistent attendance, available to deal with daily issues during normal business hours, odd or extra hours will be required as needed.
  • Fill in for the Purchasing Agent in the event of absence.
  • Receive in and breakdown sales orders daily and integrate new orders into the previously developed production plan for the production team.  Identify conflicts in the production plan and work to resolve those issues.  Issue the production plans to the respective teams as required.
  • Update required reports daily.
  • Be attentive to sales orders that may cause material or any other issues for production.
  • Work with the Purchasing Agent, Plant Manager, Engineering, Department Supervisors, and Customer service to help ensure on time delivery of a quality product, minimize problems, maximize work flow and efficiency.
  • Be flexible to work overtime when needed, which may be coming in early, working late, and/or working weekends.

 

Conveyor Component Specialist

Job Summary

Prepare products for shipment, complete final assembly of products and painting packaging of products, and help ensure on time shipments that ensure complete customer satisfaction.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Extensive use of tools associated with the assigned job task.
  • Pay attention to quality and help ensure that the customer receives only the highest quality product.
  • Establish good communications and working rapport with team members to insure that a high level of customer service is delivered.
  • Understand Douglas products and the mechanical applications in which they are used.
  • Read a tape measure to within 1/16 of an inch and understand engineered drawings.
  • Stand continuously for a 8 hour shift with overtime as required by company.
  • Continually exhibit the qualities of trustworthiness, a strong work ethic, and positive attitude.
  • Manage and organize own work while remaining a team player and handling other assigned tasks as required by the company.
  • Perform extra assignments in other areas and related task assignments in the work area.
  • Regular, consistent attendance is a requirement. Overtime as required by the company.

    WELDER FITTER

    Job Summary

    Fit and weld Douglas conveyor components and engineered solutions. Extensive use of welding equipment and fitting equipment and able to read, understand, and build from engineered prints/drawings. Help ensure on time shipments and ensure complete customer satisfaction.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Extensive use of welders and machinery associated with the assigned job task.
    • Establish good communications and working rapport with supervisors, engineers and manufacturing personnel to insure a high level of customer service is delivered.
    • Understand Douglas products and the mechanical applications in which they are used.
    • Read a tape measure to within 1/16 of an inch and understand engineered drawings.
    • Stand continuously for an 8 hour shift with overtime as required by company.
    • Apply verbal and written communication skills to communicate important issues to management and co-workers.
    • Continually exhibit the qualities of trustworthiness, a strong work ethic, and positive attitude.
    • Manage and organize own work while remaining a team player and handling other assigned tasks as required by the company.
    • Perform extra assignments in other areas and related task assignments in the work area.
    • Regular, consistent attendance is a requirement. Overtime as required by the company.

    Machinist (CNC & Manual)

    Job Summary

    Responsible for programming, operating and maintaining CNC machining equipment and manual machining equipment as required. This includes programming, loading and unloading of machines, operating the machines, cleaning and maintaining the machines as directed. Machines include, but are not limited to, CNC lathes, CNC mills, manual lathes, vertical lathe, broach, pedestal grinders, and other types of equipment required to perform this job. This individual is responsible for helping to ensure timely deliveries and a quality product.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Extensive use of equipment and machinery associated with the assigned job task.
    • Establish good communications and working rapport with team members to help ensure a high level of customer service is delivered.
    • A high level of attention to detail is essential.
    • Write programs in M and G code for the CNC equipment.
    • Make program adjustments and alter set-up on CNC equipment.
    • Set-up and operate manual and CNC lathes, CNC mills and related equipment.
    • Maintain a clean and organized work area.
    • Perform routine maintenance on equipment. Understand Douglas products and the mechanical applications in which they are used.
    • Read and understand engineering drawings.
    • Read a measuring tape, calipers, micrometers, dial indicators and other measuring devices as required to produce and/or perform quality inspections of parts.
    • Use basic math and geometry to make calculations relating to part geometry.
    • Complete required quality control inspections and documentation.
    • Lift 50 pounds.
    • Stand continuously for an 8-hour shift with overtime as required by company. Apply verbal and written communication skills to communicate important issues to management and co-workers.
    • Continually exhibit the qualities of trustworthiness, a strong work ethic, and positive attitude.
    • Manage and organize own work while remaining a team player and handling other assigned tasks as required by the company.
    • Perform extra assignments in other areas and related task assignments in the work area.
    • Regular, consistent attendance is a requirement.
    • Available to work overtime as required by the company.