“Join the Acme Brick Family”
Acme Brick Company (a Berkshire Hathaway Company) is an organization of professionals in the manufacturing and building material distribution industry. We manufacture brick and distribute our own brick as well as brick and associated products manufactured by others. We operate in 15 states with a philosophy that we are much more than a brick manufacturer and distributor.
We are currently seeking a Packager with a strong work ethic and desire to be an integral part of an effective team.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned)
Packages and inspects brick in a fast paced production environment. Production facilities are not climate controlled and work is outdoors and indoors in all types of weather conditions and work environments.
Skills and Experience Required for Success
Previous experience in a production environment
Ability to stand for up to 10 hours daily
Ability to constantly use both hands/arms simultaneously to grip, lift and carry bricks weighing 16 to 35 pounds – up to 4,000 repetitions per shift
Ability to constantly bend and twist at the waist, knees and neck while packaging brick from floor level to 65 inches – up to 4,000 repetitions per shift
Ability to frequently reach overhead up to 75 inches
Ability to visually inspect brick for clarity and color
Ability to wear PPE (personal protection equipment) – required and provided
Competencies Required for Success
Strong Work Ethic
Safety Sensitive Position:
(1) Any position involving a safety-sensitive function pursuant to federal regulations governing drug and alcohol testing adopted by the US Department of Transportation or any other rules, guidelines, or regulations adopted by any other federal or state agency; or (2) Any position designed in writing by the Company as a safety-sensitive position which includes tasks or duties that could affect the safety and health of the employee performing the task or others including, but not limited to, the operation or repair of a motor vehicle, equipment, or machinery or the supervision of an employee responsible for operating or repairing a motor vehicle, equipment, or machinery. A list of positions currently classified as safety sensitive are attached and may be updated from time to time.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.