Shipping Carpenter 1st Shift 4940 in Radford, Virginia at Kollmorgen

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Shipping Carpenter is responsible for the timely and accurate building of crates, boxes, skids and other wooden forms for packaging of all products from Kollmorgen Operations as well as maintaining Carpenter processes, templates and tooling. Duties include:

  • Skidding motors and banding
  • Changing and upkeep of Instapak machine and drums
  • Build items for shipping motors using correct wood
  • Build Carpenter requests submitted to Shipping Leader via Carpenter Request Forms including projects for Kaizens or special request boxes
  • Upkeep of all forms, fixtures, templates, tooling, saws and blades inside carpenter shop
  • Upkeep of EHS crane documentation
  • Determine when to request lumber reorder
  • Use 5S process daily

In addition, the Shipping Carpenter must be able to perform the Shipping Associate and Packing Associate duties.


Job Requirements

Physical Requirements:

  • Lifting up to 50 pounds.
  • Standing for long periods of time.


  • Carpentry experience required
  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Associates degree and experience in a shipping department preferred
  • Forklift Experience / Certification preferred

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