Production Operator


Selma, AL, US, 36701

Country/Region:  United States
Job Function:  Manufacturing
Requisition ID:  34671
Employment Type:  Hourly


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The primary role of the Production Operator is to manufacture quality products in a safe manner.

The operator will be responsible for inserting various components into molds, removing the finished products from the molds, cleaning the molds, inspect/repair the finished goods as necessary prior to shipment of the products to the customer. The role may require the use of simple hand tools and/or special assembly tools.



The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Place all applicable inserts (support wires, Velcro, seat frames, felt pieces, etc.) into the seating molds as specified by customer standards.
  • Removes finished foam seating pads from their molds, places parts on a conveyer for the next stage of the finishing process and removes any obvious foam particles from the molds
  • Removes any obvious foam particles from molds and applies a thin layer of demolding agent (aerosol wax) to the surface of the molds.
  • Inspect product quality
  • Repair marked defects and cut it back to contour of part
  • Pack finished goods according to placard specification
  • Disassemble scrapped products to salvage material.
  • Cleaning surrounding work areas
  • Perform all other duties as assigned


Advantages of working for Lear at the Lear Selma:

  • Wide range of Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Tuition Reimbursement, etc.)
  • Advancement Opportunities



Your Qualifications (Minimum Qualifications):

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to pass pre-hire requirements (Background check, Drug Screening, etc.)




Bonus If You Have (Preferred Qualifications):

  •   Light to medium manufacturing experience

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stand and/or walk long periods of time.





Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.


Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.

Location Code:  0179

Nearest Major Market: Selma