Job Opportunities

 

We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:


 

Security Officer

Job Purpose: 

The Security Officer secures premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings, equipment, and access points; permitting entry.

Responsibilities:

  • Guard Fulghum property against fire, theft, vandalism and unauthorized access.
  • Maintain the highest ethical standards.
  • Maintain a neat and professional appearance, and provide excellent customer service as needed.
  • Must be able to communicate in a professional manner with supervisors, employees, customers, vendors and the public.
  • Required to answer telephone calls during non-business hours and when the switchboard is closed.
  • Required to perform light maintenance of company vehicles, including washing vehicles.
  • Semi-annually test smoke detectors, flood lights and report problems. Annually have fire extinguishers checked.
  • Spray weed killer on fence, steel yard and parking lot.
  • Place chairs on tables in Training Center for cleanup personnel to mop and replace chairs after.

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • High school degree or equivalent
  • Must have a valid driver’s license; will be required to pick up item from surrounding area.
  • Ability to operate a forklift.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and perform repetitive tasks.

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills along with excellent oral and written communication.
  • Ability to remain flexible and adapt well.
  • Keep mental alertness and attention to detail high, no matter the circumstances.

CAD Technician

Job Purpose: 

The computer aided design (CAD) technician 1 will detail sub-components and create technical drawings using 2D and 3D CAD software for the manufacturing of equipment and structures in the forest products industry.  This includes coordinating with and working under the supervision of engineers and designers to detail, draw, and model components of highly complex equipment, systems, structures and assemblies, new or modified, to satisfy and exceed the expectations of our manufacturing facility and our customers.  

Responsibilities:

  • Generates basic level solid models, drawings and sketches for sub-components of equipment, structures, and systems with verbal direction provided by designers and engineers.
  • Modifies drawings by resolving discrepancies, and incorporating changes from manufacturing and construction feedback, and engineering driven design changes.
  • Documents work by recording data, saving drawings and assisting with updating databases.
  • Assists engineering department with administrative tasks and project documentation.
  • Prepares final detail shop drawings and preliminary sketches.
  • May work independently or within a team to detail sub-components to be incorporated into the final product or project design.

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • Entry-level position; no experience required.
  • Base knowledge of 2D and 3D modeling and software, preferably SolidWorks and/or AutoCAD. Good math aptitude and mechanical ability.

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Willingness to learn and apply knowledge.
  • Eagerness to accept new challenges and assignments.

Sales Estimator

Job Purpose: 

Generate proposals for single equipment items and total mill projects by evaluating design parameters and throughput requirements.  

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare proposals and quotations for new equipment and total mill projects including engineering and installation.
  • Coordinate with engineering in developing process solutions.
  • Responsibility includes domestic and international sales.
  • Response to customer inquiries may require researching historical product data.
  • Traveling to meet with customers to determine their project needs and process requirements.
  • Must also have the ability to research and design total mill projects by throughput requirements.
  • Must be knowledgeable in technical writing, design drawing interpretation, product knowledge & capabilities, communication, multi-tasking, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel & Microsoft PowerPoint.

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (B.S. ME) is preferred.
  • Associate of Science (A.S.) / Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.), Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) degree or equivalent from a 2 year college or technical school. 

Machinist 2

Job Purpose: 

The Machinist 2 will plan and execute assignments using machine tools ranging from lathes to milling machines and CNC machines to enhance the productivity of our organization.  This will include quality checks and monitoring machine output for the manufacturing of equipment, parts and structures in the forest products industry.  

Responsibilities:

  • Operates and maintains drill press, lathe and milling machines.
  • Reviews drawings, instructions, blueprints, manuals and schematics to ensure accurate production.
  • Complete calculations quickly, such as dimensions and tolerances of materials.
  • Perform proper set-up and calibration procedures for all equipment and accessories to be used on projects.
  • Takes precise measurements for cutting or shaping.
  • Plans proper sequence of tasks to complete the assignment.
  • Monitors production, adjusting feed and other settings as necessary.
  • Works with costly metals where possibility of damage or spoilage is high.
  • Maintains a safe operation of equipment by adhering to safety protocols and regulations.

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent.
  • 2+ years' experience using production machinery.
  • Experience in using and/or programming manual, semi-automated or automated tools and machines.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and perform repetitive tasks.

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Excellent coordination and mechanical skills.
  • Excellent manual dexterity, accuracy and attention to detail, and safety.

Project Manager

Job Purpose: 

The Project Manager works closely with document control, engineering, production, construction, customer service, and purchasing personnel. Additional work will include prioritize resources and work plans for projects to meet company requirements and commitments. The project manager decides when to order and deliver worksite materials, and schedule any resources, equipment and labor in order to meet scope of work to be performed. 

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate, schedule, and monitor company work and projects for company profit and customer satisfaction through either telephone, email, or necessary travel. 
  • Coordinate with the various managers and department personnel to arrange necessary resources, tools, materials, and personnel to meet job/project goals and commitments. 
  • Create Microsoft Project schedules for work/projects and internal planning.
  • Coordinate and negotiate agreement about customers' project responsibilities, plan and schedule Fulghum Industries plant, customer service and project work tasks, and help develop appropriate materials delivery schedules.  
  • Requisition and coordinate with purchasing department and parts room for vendor set-up, quotes, purchase, and component and materials delivery. 
  • Negotiate and select outside contractors based on various factors. (Ability, dependability, availability, and cost.)

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • Five to ten years direct/relevant experience in Project Management field preferred. 
  • Must be knowledgeable in engineering technologies, technical writing, construction manufacturing, logistics, purchasing, contract negotiations and project management. 
  • Experience with Microsoft Project, AutoCAD 2016 or later required, and SolidWorks. 
  • Ability to adapt to ever-changing work priorities and environment; Ability to multitask.

Customer Service Representative

Job Purpose:

The Customer Service Representative attracts potential customers by answering product and service questions along with suggesting information about other products and services in the forest products industry.  process, orders, prepare correspondences and fulfill customer needs to ensure customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities:

  • Process and file sales orders accordingly in Microsoft Dynamics. 
  • Process orders that are phoned, e-mailed, and faxed in by customers or sales representatives. 
  • Quote items for customers for possible orders.
  • Check order status for customers.
  • Expedite shipments and track lost shipments for customers.
  • Request job numbers for parts orders on sales orders and repairs.
  • Issue purchase order numbers to vendors for items not in stock for sale orders.
  • Request information for credit information on new customer and vendor accounts.
  • Direct inquiries on equipment to the proper personnel in house.
  • Must be knowledgeable in design drawing interpretation, product knowledge and capabilities, Microsoft Dynamics.

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • Entry-level position; no experience required.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Willingness to learn and apply knowledge
  • Eagerness to accept new challenges and assignments.