Job Descriptions

Key Positions at the Ultimate Zinc Plating Company

Plateco is looking for perfectionists who have a demonstrated work history of excellent performance, safety, teamwork and attendance, and the ability to pass all pre-employment testing.

ADMINISTRATION

Accounting Associate
As an Accounting Associate, you will be responsible for computing, classifying, and recording data for the company’s financial record-keeping. You must be able to perform a combination of calculating, posting, and verifying duties involving financial data. You must be able to audit the accuracy of figures, calculations, and postings recorded by others, and to compile and notify customers of amounts owed. You must possess a strong financial background in accounts payable, accounts receivable, and collections.

Billing Specialist
As a Billing Specialist, you will be responsible for compiling data, computing fees and charges, and preparing invoices for billing purposes. Other duties include posting data, calculating costs and rates, and keeping other relevant records.

Payroll Coordinator
As a Payroll Coordinator, you will be responsible for instituting a well-organized and timely program of compiling and recording employee time and payroll data. You must keep accurate records by tracking and computing each employee’s time, attendance, production, and bonuses. You will be responsible for posting and preparing wages, deductions, and paychecks. You must possess strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

Personnel Director
As Personnel Director, you must be skilled in the daily duties of face-to-face employee relations, and in maintaining a fast pace in overseeing and participating in a wide variety of tasks. You must be particularly adept at the screening, recruiting, interviewing, and placing of new hires. You will be responsible for the compiling and maintenance of personnel records and for planning, coordinating, and preparing Plateco employee benefits for enrollment. You must analyze the company’s training needs and arrange and/or conduct training to improve individual and organizational performance.

LOGISTICS

1st Shift Shipping & Receiving (S&R) Supervisor
As a 1st Shift S&R Supervisor, you will directly oversee and coordinate the activities of shipping and receiving parts on the 1st shift. You will supervise daily paperwork, attendance, safety, and customer relations via phone or emails. You will also assist in the unloading and loading of trucks as needed, and you must be able to operate a forklift.

3rd Shift S&R Supervisor
As a 3rd Shift S&R Supervisor, you will directly oversee and coordinate the activities of shipping and receiving parts on the 3rd shift. You will supervise daily paperwork, attendance and safety, as well as customer relations using phone or emails. You will also assist in the unloading and loading of trucks as needed, and you must be able to operate a forklift and move trucks in and out of docks.

Order Entry Specialist
As an Order Entry Specialist, you will receive and process incoming orders for production. Other duties include entering customer purchase orders, filing work orders, and shipping orders out of the system. You must possess organizational and data entry skills and demonstrate rigorous attention to detail.

Driver
As a Driver, your main responsibility will be to safely and efficiently drive semi-tractor/trailers to pick up and deliver customer product between Reedsburg and customer locations (throughout Wisconsin, northern Illinois, eastern Iowa, and eastern Minnesota). You must be able to accurately complete required paperwork, schedule maintenance repairs on trucks, and develop good rapport with customers.

Traffic Clerk
As a Traffic Clerk, you will verify and maintain records on incoming and outgoing shipments. You must be able to prepare product for shipping in accordance with customer and Plateco parameters. Other duties include customer relations using phone or email, dispatching drivers, receiving parts and tagging them properly, and daily paperwork. You must have the ability, or show the potential to develop the ability, to operate a forklift.

S&R Assistant
As a S&R Assistant, you will be responsible for receiving parts and tagging them properly, moving semi-trucks in and out of docks, and working with material handlers on wrapping/handling product to ship in accordance with customer and Plateco parameters. You must have the ability, or show the potential to develop the ability, to operate a forklift and to understand warehouse operations.

S&R Assistant Truck Driver
As a S&R Assistant Truck Driver, you will be responsible for receiving parts and tagging them properly, moving semi- trucks in and out of docks, and working with material handlers on wrapping/handling product to ship in accordance with customer and Plateco parameters. You must have the ability, or show the potential to develop the ability, to operate a forklift and to understand warehouse operations. While filling in for drivers when they have time off, you must be able to safely drive semi -tractor/trailers to pick up and deliver customer product between Reedsburg and customer locations (throughout Wisconsin, northern Illinois, eastern Iowa, and eastern Minnesota). You must be able to accurately complete required paperwork, schedule maintenance repairs on trucks, and develop good rapport with customers.

TECHNOLOGY

Estimator 1
As the Estimator 1, you will be responsible for entering new quotes and process steps, configuring parts, reprinting work orders, and keeping a clean, organized area. You must possess the skills to cooperate with peers, supervisors, and customers. You must also have a strong ability to complete daily paperwork and ensure that parts are distributed to the correct production lines.

Plating Technician
As the Plating Technician, you will be responsible for ensuring that product quality, purchase order specs and pricing, and delivery turnaround are all in accordance with customer and Plateco parameters. You must possess the skills to maintain positive peer and customer relations, and to complete daily paperwork and reports.

LAB

Lab Supervisor
As a Lab Supervisor, you will oversee the day-to-day operations of the Lab and conduct necessary chemical tests in accordance with the parameters of Plateco and federal, state and local agencies. You will be responsible for maintaining accurate records of MSDS and environmental standards, and for collecting, maintaining and executing required records and other paperwork, and tracking daily attendance and inventory.

Lab Technician
As a Lab Technician, you will be responsible for maintaining the chemicals, tanks and required lines and equipment. You must be able to keep areas organized and clean, and know how to complete all tasks on the required training sheet. You must be able to operate a forklift and to fill in for the Lab SA as need.

Lab SA
As a Lab SA, you will assist the Lab Supervisor in ensuring the day-to-day success of the Lab department by conducting  necessary chemical tests in accordance with the parameters of Plateco and federal, state and local agencies. You will be responsible for maintaining accurate records of MSDS and environmental standards, for collecting, maintaining and executing required paperwork and tracking attendance when filling in for Supervisor, and for keeping the lab organized and cleaned. You must be able to perform all lab tasks and duties on the required training sheet and fill in for the Lab Supervisor and Lab Technician as needed.

QUALITY

Quality Supervisor
As a Quality Inspector, you will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Quality Department and ensuring the achievement of all customer and Plateco quality standards. You must be able to keep the Eddy Mag calibrated, operate a forklift, accept and reject parts, and maintain good communication between customers and production. You must also execute daily paperwork, track attendance, and maintain department relations.

Quality Inspector
As a Quality Inspector, you will be responsible for ensuring the achievement of all customer and Plateco quality standards. You must be able to keep the Eddy Mag calibrated, operate a forklift, accept and reject parts, and maintain good communication between customers and production.