Varnish Oven Operator - 3rd Shift

at ABB Inc in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Varnish Oven Operator - 3rd ShiftJoin ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.


ABB's NEMA Motors Division markets, designs and manufactures the market-leading Baldor-Reliance brand of industrial motors. As the #1 global manufacturer of NEMA motors, our quality products are designed to reliably and efficiently meet the challenges our customers face. Our business is investing in technology, tools, people and processes to ensure our general purpose and application-specific solutions perform as expected, every time.

* Sign on Bonus: Eligible for $1,000 Sign-on Bonus after 60 days

* Pay Range: $16.05 / hour - $22.71 / hour (based on a progression pay scale)

* Shift Premium: $.20 / hour for 2nd shift & $.30 / hour for 3rd shiftYour responsibilities


Functions as a member of an area team that is directly responsible for efficient productions of quality products in the required quantities.

Load and prep stators for the TTX oven process.

Unload and burnish the stators after the TTX process and distribute to carts as needed by area/department.

Will be required to learn and assist with other jobs within the Stator department, such as shove, box, and expedite.

Monitor control panel and change out varnish trays and other various tasks.

Read and comprehending diagrams.

Requires basic computer skills and ability to use/learn Shop Floor Display system.

Requires an understanding of flex flow and day and rank system and able to comprehend all written instructions.

Ability to do defect free work and meet minimum production guidelines for the area.

Communicate with other operators or supervisors to discuss any part or equipment defects. Identify and order appropriate supplies, parts, and tools as needed.

This job requires strong communication, interpersonal and team building skills to support site objectives. Production operators will be trained to perform task/jobs in other areas of production

Place safety in the workplace above all else and follow safety guidelines along with reporting safety issues

Daily housekeeping

Work overtime as needed

Other duties as assignedYour background


High School Diploma or equivalent required and 6 months of Industrial type experience or military service or in lieu of industrial experience will consider vocational/ technical high school and technical college courses or 3 months previous motor manufacturing experience.

Motor manufacturing experience preferred.

Candidates must have a work authorization that would permit them to work in the United States

Specialized skills or other requirements: Steady work history, Reliable transportation to and from work, Adaptable to change and ability to cross-train, Detailed oriented

Must be able to work any shift

Must be able to operate a forklift

Requires repetitive lifting, reaching, pulling, grabbing, bending, pushing and twisting motions

Able to push buggies with parts/motors using 80 lbs. of initial force to move it, with 25 lbs. of sustained force to keep it moving

Operator will constantly grip various sizes of hot components

Lift 35 lbs. consistently

Work well with others

Understand and use all required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Operator will constantly use fine finger manipulation to accomplish tasks

Able to work 40hrs a week and required overtime and weekends when needed

Ability to think independently while successfully functioning in a team environment

Able to perform task in a manufacturing environment

Standing on concrete floorMore about us

Bring your very own sense of pride and purpose as you help us drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution - creating a sustainable future for our planet, and your career. Join ABB and harness the power of our diverse global network, as you collaborate with and learn from our world-class teams. Above all, challenge yourself every day. Let's write the future, together.

ABB in the United States requires employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or in specific and limited circumstances, be approved for a sincerely held religious belief or a medical/disability accommodation.


Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB Inc.


ABB Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites:

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Job Posting: 3149552

Posted On: Dec 01, 2021

Updated On: Dec 04, 2021