UPU Industries, Inc. has immediate openings for the following positions until filled:

Production Supervisor

Position Summary: The Production Supervisor will oversee and manage front-line production shift employees to ensure efficiency and quality in production operations, and compliance with safety and quality standards.

Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: High School diploma and minimum three years related supervisory work experience required.  Strong problem solving, teamwork, time management skills required. Ability to understand, interpret, and meet production data and targets. Five years experience in a related manufacturing environment and/or advanced degree in management, business, engineering, or related field preferred.  This position requires passing of drug screening and physical evaluation.

Team Leader

Position Summary: As part of the Manufacturing Team, this position will supervise and lead an assigned team through the daily activities in the manufacturing process to ensure smooth operations and efficient completion of projects and targeted goals are met. This position reports to the Operations Lead and is a full time, non-exempt position.

Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: High School diploma and minimum two years related work experience required.  Strong problem solving, teamwork, time management skills required.  This position requires passing of drug screening and physical evaluation.

 

UPU Industries, Inc. is currently seeking internal candidates for this position until further notice.

Maintenance Technician

Position Summary: The Maintenance Technician will maintain, repair, and install industrial equipment used in the processing of plastics in a production setting. This position will also lead activities concerned with design, construction, redesign, and modification projects of production equipment. When necessary, coordinate receiving bids, parts quotes and collaborate with vendors. Schedule M-F, 8 hour shift with required on call work occasionally.

Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:  Minimum three years relevant maintenance experience, including working knowledge of industrial machine repair and troubleshooting and working knowledge of electrical troubleshooting and repair in industrial equipment . Experience with control circuits, variable frequency drives, automation, and circuit board repairs. This position requires passing of drug screening and physical evaluation.

Excellent teamwork, direct manufacturing experience, and post secondary education/trade school in related field preferred.

Technical Operator

Position Summary: The Technical Operator is responsible for operation of production line machinery including the knitting loom systems. This position conducts routine operational checks and basic calibration on machinery in accordance with standard operating procedures and is a valued member of our production team ensuring the quality of our products and safety of our operations.

Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: High School level education including competency in math and communications and two years experience in a related manufacturing environment required.  Excellent teamwork  preferred. This position requires passing of drug screening and physical evaluation.

Group Benefits

Employees of UPU Industries, Inc. enjoy a rich benefits package including:

  • Health Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Retirement Plan (401K)
  • Overtime Opportunities

UPU Industries, Inc. conducts pre-employment drug and alcohol screenings, as well as pre-employment driving history checks. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply for current openings, please fill in the application process below. For additional questions or to be considered for future opportunities not listed above, email Kaitlin.mcguire@upuindustries.com.