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General Shop Worker

Kelly Services
Petersburg, VA 23803
**Our client a well - established company, Industry leading manufacturer in hot dip galvanizing and protective coating services. We offer corrosion protection for a variety of metal products, ... Looking for General Shop Workers to join their growing team in Petersburg, VA.**


A summary, of this position the Company is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the General Shop Help position.


We are looking for a highly driven individual that will prepare products and materials for the galvanizing process by hanging angle on spreader bars, staging tubular products, and preparing small parts for galvanizing.


**Position: General Shop Worker**


**Contract to Hire**


**Resume Submittal & Interview**


**Location: Petersburg, VA 23805**


**Pay Rate: $13.00 hour**


**Monday to Friday , 6:00 am to 2:30 pm.**


**Candidates must have steel toe boots with laces and wear long sleeve shirt. We provide the rest of the safety equipment.**


**Essential Functions**


Inspect and ensure the safe use and disposition of production fixtures, chains, and hooks


Hand wire small to medium-sized parts to racks for pickling or galvanizing


Pull and place chains and ropes around steel bundles for racking


Move lightweight pieces of steel by hand from different locations in the plant and yard


Perform paddling functions to enhance the quality level of the various galvanized products using air guns to blow off zinc needles


Use air or electric powered tools to help prepare or clean up steel for pickling or galvanizing Assist in general plant clean up and housekeeping


Work safely, protecting self and others from accident and injury


**Required Qualifications of Every Candidate:**


The ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions


The ability to accurately read a tape measure


The ability to communicate problems or needs to departmental supervision


The ability to lift, to 50 pounds from ground to shoulder height or higher


Must be a physically able to stand for long periods of time (length of shift) in open air environment; wear PPE; maintain safe work environment


Must always have a high awareness for safety


Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results


**Highly qualified candidates will also possess:**


High School Diploma or GED equivalent


Six months of previous experience in a galvanizing position


Six months of previous experience with hand tools and gauges including impact wrenches, air grinders, drills, taps, oxygen acetylene torches, and mill gauges


Six months of previous experience operating a bridge crane


The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner


The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions


Certification of heavy equipment operation including forklift


Working Conditions, the employee is continually exposed to a working environment consisting of smoke and irritating particulate impurities, acid fumes from pickling tanks, and large quantities of windblown dust and ash produced as by-product to the process. In addition, the nature of the industry results in extreme heat in the summer (typically 10-15 degrees above outdoor temperature), and melting snow off incoming material results in damp, cold working conditions in the winter. The winter conditions are doubly hard to manage.


**If you are highly motivated, career focused, hardworking, and passionate about getting things done then we are looking for you! Contact us today and join our team!**


**Please submit your resume to the position. For further questions please contact Michelle Hawkins at 804-965-9994.**


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-09-15 Expires: 2021-10-16

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