Production Worker


Manufacturing and Production

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Ashland, KY - (USA) 300 14th St KY Ashland , KY - 41101 Phone : 606-324-2155



Job Description

Manpower Production Worker.

Are you looking for a new job in the Grayson, KY area? Manpower is excited to announce that we are now hiring multiple Production Workers for a fantastic employer in Grayson, KY!

As a production employee, you will be required to perform a variety of tasks that require manual material handling and the use of hand tools, knives, machinery, and equipment. This work is physically demanding and can require the use of some or all body parts and muscle groups. Good hand-eye coordination and upper extremity motor skills are essential for most job tasks. Additional essential functions may be applicable to specific jobs.


Essential Work Postures, Movements, Lifting, and Carrying

Continuous standing in one location for long periods (up to 2-3 hours before break). Many jobs have fixed workstation locations and are conveyor line paced.

Walking long distances sometimes on wet, uneven and slippery surfaces.

Climbing or moving on ladders, steps, stairwells, walkways, and platforms.

Carrying, lifting, lowering, pushing and pulling of heavy and or awkward objects or loads. Lifting and lowering of objects up to 60 lbs. Pushing or pulling of heavy roller carts, bins, or transport containers.

Working in cold environment 20-45 deg F, hot environment exceeding 100 deg F and frequent contact with animal fats.

Wearing, using and maintaining personal protective equipment. Using, cleaning, maintaining, and safe handling of sharp cutting tools.

Frequent static and /or awkward work postures with neck and spine flexion while grasping, pinching, pulling, lifting, extending, flexing the hands and arms to perform tasks. A variety of arm and hand movements are required in applying force, movement and repetition.

Using and maintaining a variety of knives, hand tools, powered tools and equipment, electrical devices, controls, and motorized vehicles.

Being able to understand and follow oral and written instruction from supervisors and designated staff.

Additional essential functions may be applicable to specific jobs.

Key Responsibilities:

Competent and trustworthy to comply with federal inspection programs and company safety and health policies.

Maintain regular and predictable attendance.

Be available to work scheduled hours (Monday through Friday from 4:15pm to 2:00am), which may include mandatory overtime, depending upon production demands.

Must have the ability to pass a background check and drug screen

Locally owned, but globally connected, Manpower is a full-service staffing and recruiting company. Manpower connects qualified candidates with regional employers throughout Kentucky, West Virginia, Ohio and beyond. With 10 regional locations, Manpower is the largest staffing and recruiting company in the region. Manpower has your job search covered!

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