Work at RT London

We have a great deal to offer. For one thing, we design, build, market and sell smart furniture solutions. So you can be sure you’re joining a company with people who are talented and motivated. People that care about the environment, and are committed to American-made products. Sound like you? If we have a position that matches your unique qualifications, you could be on your way to a career with RT London.

RT London manufactures the finest furniture in quality and function to the college and university market as well as the government services sector. We serve our customers with integrity and outstanding performance for the life of the product. Our vision is not to be the biggest but to be the “best in class” at what we do in the eyes of our customers.

 

 

 

 

Job Title Job Description
MACHINE MAINTENANCE TECH

Job Description
Supports the operations team by minimizing downtime due to equipment failures; Works with operators to troubleshoot wood shop equipment; performs scheduled preventative maintenance on all machine room and assembly equipment.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Performs scheduled maintenance on all machine room and assembly equipment, lubrication of bearings, gearboxes, motors, chain and belt driven conveyor systems, grease reservoirs, oil misters, dust collection and auxiliary equipment
  • Assists with plant startups: Plant lighting, machine warm-up, cleaning vacuum pump filters, monitors dust collection bin levels, snow removal and security
  • Performs minor repairs on all equipment within capabilities; cleans electrical panels from dirt and debris; replaces or repairs equipment when called by production for emergency repairs; replaces plant lighting when necessary; inspects dust collection hoses and ductwork for leaks or damage; repairs or replaces pneumatic valves, vacuum valves and related equipment as needed
  • Cleans equipment and surrounding area as required, maintains good housekeeping of all plant equipment
  • Monitors parts inventory and reorders as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Desired Qualifications

  • Must have demonstrated mechanical abilities, ability to work with tools, understanding of safety and Lockout/Tag out
  • 2+ years of machine maintenance experience, preferably in a woodworking environment
  • Ability to maintain accurate record keeping in order to maintain accurate PM and predictive PM records
  • Strong communication skills, both orally and written, to relay equipment downtime and causes
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in an efficient manner
  • Solid track record of good attendance and punctuality
  • A positive attitude and a willingness to help the Company where needed

 

We are an equal opportunity employer. Drug screening and background check are required.

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PRODUCTION MANAGER

Job Description
The Production Manager is responsible for the day-to-day running of production processes in machining and assembly operations. This position requires overseeing employees engaged in operations including the use of machine tools, conveyors, pumps, motors, air tools, small hand tools, CNC machine, edge bander, dowel machine, etc.


Recommends equipment upgrades and staffing adjustments. Managing planning and scheduling with an understanding of priorities. Conducts employee reviews and recommends wage adjustments.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide a safe working environment. Help develop, document, deploy and maintain safety systems to ensure all associates and equipment are operating safely and compliant to OSHA requirements.
  • Achieve labor efficiency standards. Communicating job expectations to employees; planning, monitoring and appraising job results.
  • Coaching, counseling and disciplining employees.
  • Manage staffing levels and machine utilization to match operational capacity to the work order backlog with other departments.
  • Initiating, coordinating and enforcing systems, policies and procedures.
  • Quality management. Help develop, document, deploy and maintain quality systems that identify defects where they are created and prevent them from moving to the next operation.
  • Material Accuracy. Insure inventory hold areas are appropriately stocked, labeled and maintained for the department. Verify usage of correct materials in each designated area based off of BOM.
  • Train and be able to perform scrap recording to ensure material is tracked and logged into the system.
  • Utilize Material substitution process to insure appropriate material is correctly used in BOM where necessary needed. (i.e. Fall down)
  • Verify delivery dates on work order schedule to insure next area is set-up for on-time start date.
  • Communicate work order schedule accuracy on a weekly basis with the VP of Operations.
  • Manage and reduce cost of goods.
  • Customer order fulfillment process.

 

Desired Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent with 2-5+ years of supervisor experience.
  • Excellent understanding of lean manufacturing philosophies and tools to identify and eliminate waste in all processes.
  • Trained and able to understand problem-solving philosophies and tools to eliminate the creation of defects.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer. Drug screening and background check are required.

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SHIPPING LEAD

JOB DESCRIPTION
The shipping lead will be responsible for directing warehousing activities for the organization by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate associates. This position will work closely with and report to the shipping supervisor.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversees the shipping and receiving area
  • Knowledge of packaging product and processing LTL or UPS shipments
  • Loading of freight for outbound shipments
  • Maintains shipping documentation including Bill of Lading and Packing Lists for shipments
  • Make sure proper procedures are followed
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment for shipping and related areas
  • Make sure products are properly protected and loaded for shipment
  • Keep the shipping area organized
  • Maintain equipment in proper working order
  • Ability to use scanning equipment to transfer material and product to locations and scan all product for shipment.
  • Ability to obtain forklift operator’s license and use pallet jacks, electric and manual
  • Look for continuous improvements in the shipping/receiving area
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills to work with a wide variety of people
  • Good written skills – email, etc.
  • Work without constant supervision
  • Good Organizational skills
  • Ability to lead and direct others
  • Good computer skills and knowledge
  • Continual walking, bending, reaching, pushing and pulling
  • Ability to drive large yard trucks to shift trailers around on premises
  • Ability to lift 50-75 lbs.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer. Drug screening and background check are required

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FIELD TECHNICIAN

JOB DESCRIPTION
Performs efficient delivery, installation, assembly and/or repair of furniture within customer’s facilities. This may involve loading/unloading trucks. Responsible for timely completion of the work with a high level of workmanship and high degree of customer satisfaction.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Field service work including the following:
  • Warranty and product service repair work at customer site
  • Assessment of product issues at customer site to determine resolution
  • Delivery/Installation of product at customer site
  • Delivery and installation of mockups including setup and removal
  • Delivery and installation at Trade Shows of Booth and product
  • Other related type of work as required
  • Interaction with customers and sales force
  • Travel can be extensive – mostly driving
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills to work with a wide variety of people
  • Strong Mechanical skills – furniture and wood furniture a plus
  • Good written skills – email, etc.
  • Willing to travel for extended periods of time
  • Work without constant supervision
  • Good Organizational skills
  • Ability to lead and direct others when required

 

We are an equal opportunity employer. Drug screening and background check are required.

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