Posted on Jul. 13, 2017
Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Disability Insurance, 401k / Retirement Plan
We have multiple job openings in our Kansas City Shop! Seeking candidates who have mechanical interests with basic skills in reading, writing, and mathematics. Must be able to read and properly utilize a tape measure.
MIR is the premier independent, specialty fabricator and distributor of light weight conveyor belting and accessories in North America.
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Summary: Responsible for fabrication and installation of conveyor belting and related industrial products.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
• Process orders in a safe and efficient manner; Operate light industrial equipment; Communicate with supervisor regarding assigned orders, scheduling, and other production issues.
• Ensure timely shipping of belting product; Receive shipments in a timely manner and ensure delivery to correct recipient; Maintain shipping/receiving department with needed supplies; Process and maintain UPS Worldship reports.
• Travels to customer’s location to install product; Occasional overnight travel required.
• Recognize appropriate inventory usage and reports low levels to supervisor; Maintains cycle counts log; Participates in once-a-year inventory.
• Project a professional and courteous demeanor when communicating with others. Maintain a positive attitude towards work in the team environment.
Minimal Qualifications: Valid drivers license required. This position requires regularly standing and reaching with hands and arms; occasionally stooping, kneeling, or crawling. Position also requires occasionally lifting and/or moving up to 75 pounds. Position requires the ability to work a flexible schedule, including the occasional night and/or weekend.
Skills and Abilities: Previous industrial or production experience helpful, but not required. Requires mechanical inclination. Ability to read, write, and comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos. Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals. Must be able to read and understand a tape measure. Previous forklift experience helpful, but not required.
Education and Experience: High School Graduate, 2 year technical college strongly preferred.
Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, flexible spending account, 401k, and tuition reimbursement.
Medical Insurance: MIR pays 90% of the premium for employee-only coverage, leaving only 10% for the employee to pay for. We also offer family coverage and 10% of the premium is covered by MIR.
Long Term Disability: MIR pays 100% of the cost for each employee’s long term disability coverage.
401k: MIR contributes 3% of an employees salary. The employee is not required to match or contribute to receive the MIR contribution of 3%.
Tuition Reimbursement: MIR reimburses up to 90% of tuition, after 1 year of employment, for Undergraduate AND Graduate education.
Who We Are:
MIR was founded in January 1980 in response to the needs of manufacturing facilities to have in-plant expertise, as well as access to products and services that minimize downtime and increase productivity. Our focus is on providing value-added products and services through our 14 full service sales and fabrication facilities located across the U.S. Our corporate headquarters is in St. Louis, Missouri.
Over the years, we have expanded across America as more and more of our customers requested service in close proximity to their facilities. We have customers in food processing, paper converting & print, package handling, plastics & metals, distribution & warehouse, and other general industries. We continue to expand our customer base by adding innovative, continuous improvement initiatives, and overall value-added services that remain unparalleled to our market competitors.