Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Assist in the construction of all crates for machines produced in Lutz Product Inspection. Specific definition is found in the attributes section below. This position works under strict supervision and direction of the Crate Shop Lead. 

Basic Duties and Responsibilities: 

 • Maintain highest achievable 5S ratings throughout all areas designated as the crate shop (not just a specific bay or location)
 • Always consider the company Green Initiative when planning activities, ordering supplies or disposing of remnant material or deconstructed crates or corrugated boxes.
• Selects specified type of lumber and materials
• Prepares layout
• Marks cutting and assembly lines on materials 
• Shapes materials to prescribed measurement 
• Assembles cut and shaped materials and fastens them together with nails or staples
 • Un -crate incoming center sections 
• Breakdown center section or unusable crates and dispose properly

.• Specific Attributes of a Level 1 Crater: 

 • Takes direction from the Crate Shop Lead or Level 2 or Level 3 crater; supervised throughout the process
 • Able to build bases and walls for any type of machine
 • Able to gather bases and walls into a kit in preparation for the final crate assembly 
 • Able to safely operate fork lift equipment in such a manner as to properly center the machine on the base before strapping
 • Perform strapping function of simple machines (not xrays or any machine requiring additional bracing)
 • Able to button up the crate (with help when components are heavy)
 • Lift the machine onto the floor scale, noting the correct dim's and weight on the shipping ticket and crate stickers; taking time to assure all numbers are accurate and legible
 • Application of all stickers (machine information) and shock drops/tip as tell stickers as defined by the crate shop lead

What You Need to Succeed

 • High School diploma or equivalent
 • Related experience or training
 • Ability to perform duties using metric and American measurements
 • Able to follow written and oral instruction
 • Knowledge of carpentry tools
 • Ability to work in a high paced environment

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire.
  • Tuition reimbursement, educational matching gift program, parental leave benefits as well as perks and discounts.
  • All the benefits you would expect from a global leader such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits.
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing.
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation.
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards.
  • A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment.

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.

  • We help feed the world.
  • We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy.
  • Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.

No matter how far human kind goes to explore new frontiers, Mettler Toledo is there to help make it happen.

Equal Opportunity Employment

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Mettler-Toledo, LLC

1571 Northpointe Pkwy Lutz, FL 33558 United States

+1 (813) 889-9500