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Phillips Manufacturing Co. Omaha, NE

Job Description

Job Description

Phillips Manufacturing, one of the nation's foremost names in the custom drywall and plaster components industry and growing within the roofing metals industry is looking for talent to join our team.

Specifically, we are looking for detail orientated, quality minded persons to join our manufacturing operation at our Omaha Nebraska location. We are considering candidates for our first shift (day turn) where starting pay rates can be up to $13.50 per hour  depending on assigned opportunity. 

The following is additional information designed to assist you in determining if you would like to be considered as a candidate for this opportunity:



Our manufacturing environment mainly consists of production lines that require single or multi person machinery operation. One person is the main equipment (machine) operator and, when need by the operation, the other person is responsible for taking the finished product, reviewing quality, stacking product for either the next phase of the operation or packaging for customer delivery.

Essential Functions:


* Inspect work area and surrounding work area to ensure it is picked up, clean and in appropriate working condition.


* Inspect and prepares all equipment and machines for safe and proper operation.


* Lubricate machines/equipment as required.


* Make necessary adjustments and/or minor repairs to maintain the desired quality of the finished product.


* Ensure the quality of the product meets specifications.


* Place finished product in cartons, or bundle according to production requirements.


* Place finished cartons or bundles in proper holding carts; may require further bundling for outgoing shipment.


* Produce the proper production reports in a legible format.


* Responsible for proper housekeeping of equipment and surrounding area.


* Observe all plant safety rules and regulations, wear proper safety attire at all times.

Please note that this is not an exhaustive list of what this excellent opportunity will provide to the successful candidate.

A pre-employment drug screen and background check is required of the chosen candidates. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and able to lift and carry up to 60lbs repetitively.

Experience and Skills

Job Specifications:  


  • Ability to reason through problems involving operation.
  • Ability to visually inspect equipment and to detect adjustments.
  • Ability to understand directions.
  • Ability to read blue prints, to operate Auto Cad software.
  • Ability to read and operate a tape measure other precision measuring tools is helpful and necessary for some positions in the facility.
  • Ability to adhere to all organizational policies and procedures.


Pervious manufacturing experience is a plus.  


High School Degree and/or equivalent experience  

Work Conditions:

Works in manufacturing production environment and performs a significant amount of work in all spaces within all facilities; may need to work outside in all types of weather or in all kinds of work environments.


This position offers a competitive wage as well as a tremendous opportunity for development and growth with our strong, stable and growing company. A solid benefits package consisting of medical & dental insurance, life insurance, disability plans, paid time off and a 401k retirement plan is also available.

Job Details

Date Posted March 26, 2018
Date Closes April 25, 2018
Requisition 613796
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00