Manufacturing Technician I - Large Ball Assembly - 2nd shift

Who is Oatey?

Since 1916, Oatey has provided reliable, high-quality products for the residential and commercial plumbing industries.  We believe that our purpose is to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives.

The Oatey family of companies are Oatey, Cherne, Keeney, Quick Drain, Hercules, Dearborn, GF Thompson, William H. Harvey, Masters, Contact, and Belanger.  

Our brands are synonymous with quality, integrity, and trust in the plumbing industry.

Join the Oatey team! We’re big enough to matter & small enough that YOU matter!

Cherne Manufacturing

Because our business is growing, we need to hire top talent. We're hoping you're that future team member!

Cherne Industries is a climate-controlled environment with a team atmosphere and a commitment to safety and quality!

What we’re looking for…

Our Manufacturing Technicians are at the heart of Cherne’s Manufacturing.  In this role you will support our overall organization by performs assembly duties for large, small, and long test balls, municipal balls, tubes and inserts, rubber cutters, or other specialty products.

  • Work with a safety-first mindset, to include using company provided PPE.
  • Maintain workplace organization and cleanliness throughout the day.
  • Complete required production documentation.
  • Inspect the product for quality (labels, weights, visuals).
  • Other duties as assigned.

What you’ll need to be successful…

  • Prepare and/or Assemble components according to SOPs by reading, understanding, and following procedures.
  • Committed and reliable team player with the ability to meet or exceed production targets.
  • Manual dexterity.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Follow work schedule-oral and written.
  • Effective listening skills.
  • Commitment to safety.
  • Ability to operate machinery.

Experience that will set you apart….

  • Two plus (2+) years of related work manufacturing experience.
  • Must be able to operate all types of machinery in the facility.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience.

Oatey Total Rewards

  • Competitive pay based on experience and merit with added pay for working 2nd or 3rd shift  
  • Annual Cash Profit Sharing (discretionary)
  • Health Insurance for our associates’ averages $100 or less a month (single coverage)
  • Generous benefits including up to $2700 company contribution to Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) with a 5% company match
  • Tuition reimbursement in an environment that encourages advancement
  • Associate well-being benefits including CALM App and mental health therapy options
  • Recognized for our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion

Why Oatey?

  • At Oatey, our purpose has always been to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives.
  • We value Collaboration, Integrity, Respect, Courage, Leadership, and Excellence above all else.
  • We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion - acknowledging, valuing, and leveraging the unique experiences and perspectives of our associates.
  • Our vision is to continue to grow as a market leader, to enrich the lives of our Associates, and, to foster an inclusive environment in every regard.
  • Our purpose, mission, and vision are not possible without the right people, and we are committed to fostering an inclusive, engaging, and rewarding environment for our Associates.
  • Oatey has a total rewards philosophy which encompasses compensation, benefits, work-life effectiveness, recognition, performance management, tuition reimbursement, mental health wellness, and talent development.
At Oatey we are committed to help our Associates grow their career. Apply today and grow with Oatey!