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Full-time, Part-time
Saint Cloud, MN 56304
Updated 14 days ago
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$17/hr, plus $2000 new hire bonus, see details below


What’s attractive about the Woodworker position?

-Signing Bonus – up to $2000 (for FT employees)
-Day and Night Shifts Available
-Laid Back Atmosphere
-The company LIVES its values
-Company benefits include medical, dental, vision, tuition assistance, disability insurance, 401k and Employee Stock Purchase Plan – just to name a few!

Company Overview:

With multiple locations across the US, Woodcraft Industries, a subsidiary of Quanex Building Products Corporation, is the nation’s leading manufacturer of hardwood components for the kitchen cabinet industry. With more than 65 years of experience, kitchen and bath cabinet doors, drawer fronts and accessories are built to meet the customer’s exact specifications every time.

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What’s Expected of the Woodworker?

-Receive direction from the supervisor and notify the supervisor when more work is needed.
-Maintain the work area, machinery, and tools in a neat, clean, and orderly fashion.
-Follow all safety procedures, rules, and guidelines; and notify the supervisor of any existing or potential safety issues.
-Follow all standard operating procedures and notify the supervisor of potential procedural improvements.
-Assist in other work areas when the workload permits or requires.
-Cooperate with and support co-workers and get involved as a team player.
-Meet or exceed the production standards for the position.
-Accurately, thoroughly, and legibly complete all documentation related to this position; i.e., production reports, accurate time keeping, etc.
-Observe closely the operation of tools and machinery and notify the supervisor immediately of malfunctions or maintenance that may be needed.
-Monitor product constantly to ensure that quality standards are being met, and reject product that does not meet quality standards.
-Performs related work as directed.

Examples of this work:
-Feeds the Finish Sander; takes panels from a pallet and places them under the sander.
-Piling table or belt; take cut blanks from table or belt and place these blanks on appropriate pallet, sorting these pieces by size. Blanks weigh 1-2 pounds but because of rapid pace, need to pick up several at a time
-Tailing the gang saw; after boards have been cut lengthwise by gang saw, boards are pulled from conveyor and stacked on appropriate cart. Boards are 8-16 feet long and up to 3 inches wide. Sort boards according to size, so need to recognize the difference between 1¾, 2½, 2¾, etc.
-Lay up panels on the gluer; lay staves together by matching color and grain pattern. Place these staves on conveyor to be placed in gluer clamps.
-Observe closely the operation of any area assigned to, so that when an operator position becomes available, the skills necessary to perform that job are mastered.

We are Looking for a Candidate that Has:

-High school education or equivalent preferred.
-At least 6 months (for entry level I) of production, assembly or related work experience.
-Manual/finger dexterity skills.
-Ability to perform repetitive work requiring high levels of concentration.
-Ability to lift 25 pounds.
-Displays a positive attitude and a strong desire to learn and grow.

Additional Details:

Starting wages $16 and up – based on experience. 
12% Shift Differential for Night shift.
Full-Time shifts include:
6:00am – 4:00pm Mon-Fri
4:30pm – 3:00am Mon-Fri (shift differential paid)

New Hire Bonus offer of $2000 ($500 after 90 days, $500 after 180 Days, $1000 after a full year of service) Only for FT employees.

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Shift start: 6:00AM or 4:30PM
Shift length: 10.5 hours
Monday - Friday

  • Health, dental, vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) plan

  • Must pass drug screen
  • Must pass background check
  • Can lift 25 lbs
  • Must be at least 18+ years old
At least 6 months (for entry-level I) of production, assembly, or related work experience.

$2000 new hire incentive

For full-time new hires only.

About Quanex Building Products

Quanex Building Products Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides components for the fenestration industry worldwide. It operates through three segments: North American Engineered Components, European Engineered Components, and North American Cabinet Components. The company offers flexible insulating glass spacers; extruded vinyl profiles; window and door screens; cabinet doors and other components for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in the kitchen and bathroom cabinet industry; and precision-formed metal and wood products, as well as solar panel sealants, trim moldings, vinyl decking and fencing products, water retention barriers, and conservatory roof components.

Posting ID: 656439473 Posted: 2021-10-13 Job Title: Woodworker