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The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Laborer Production, Assoc in Red Oak, Iowa


The successful candidate will, assist in disassembly of cushioning units, Snubbers, or yokes. Must comply with and follow all work instructions and safety and quality requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities

The essential duties and responsibilities are listed below. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Must learn and follow all safety rules

  • Must be able to learn work procedures/instructions and follow directions as given by Lead

  • Operate assigned tools/equipment in a safe manner as instructed

  • Abide by company attendance policy

  • Must clock in and out as assigned times

  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The individual will possess the following knowledge, characteristics, skills and/or abilities:

  • Knowledge and prior use of common hand tools

  • Able to wear all PPE and be on your feet for up to 10 hours per day

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred

Other Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to bend, stoop, climb repeatedly and work in confined spaces

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. on a frequent basis

  • Work may be in varied temperatures -- heat and cold

Education and Experience

  • High school degree or GED

  • Up to two years of previous experience in similar work environment.

Physical Demands of the Position

  • Legend

N (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable.

O (Occasionally) - Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time

F (Frequently) - Occupation requires this activity 50% of the time

C (Constantly) - Occupation requires this activity 66%+ of the time

  • Physical Abilities

Stand - C

Walk - C

Sit - N

Handling/Fingering - C

Reach Outward - C

Reach Above Shoulder - F

Climb - F

Crawl - O

Squat or Kneel - F

Bend -- C

  • Push / Pull

12 lbs or less - C

13-25 lbs - C

26-40 lbs - C

41-100 lbs -- O

  • Lift / Carry

10 lbs or less - C

11-20 lbs - C

21-50 lbs - F

51-100 lbs - O

Over 100 lbs - N

Working Conditions

Environment: With the exception of clerical, administrative, and some management positions, which require indoor work, the physical environment requires the employee to work both inside and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, dry/arid and dusty conditions. Employees are required to use personal protective equipment as environmental conditions dictate.

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