Cincinnati, OH, US, 45069

Our company culture is built upon YKK’s philosophy called the CYCLE OF GOODNESS™.  We believe that providing value and being fair to our customers and our employees is what makes us a successful company in return.  Guided by our core values and fundamental behaviors, we strive to foster a caring company, committed employees and challenging work that benefits our employees, customers, and communities. We offer competitive compensation packages, training and advancement opportunities. YKK AP America provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package designed to provide the security they need to enjoy life at home and at work.  By providing a high level of benefit coverage at a reasonable cost to the employee, we hope to foster a long and productive employment relationship.


Position Summary

The purpose of this position is to assure proper functions and duties in inventory control, quality, and safety.


Essential Functions and Key Responsibilities

  • Interprets work orders & pick sheets following written instructions
  • Identifies and can determine common extrusions used for fabrication of doors and frames produced at facility
  • Identifies and can determine finish and part # codes
  • Inspect and perform daily maintenance of the fabrication equipment
  • Interprets fabrication paperwork, including but not limited to fab-sheets, order acknowledgements, cut sheets, and drawings.
  • Loads materials onto carts to prevent damage in transit
  • Properly extract inventory for production and performs routing transactions and cycle counts with handheld scanners.
  • Properly and safely use the cut saw, punch presses, and other fabrication machinery.
  • Identify and follow steps and procedures to install hardware
  • Keeps assigned work area clean in accordance with 5-S Protocols
  • Complete any other related duties required and/or assigned by supervisor or manager.
  • Will train to operate equipment used in performing these duties
  • Operates a stand-up side loader or standard industrial fork truck to move materials to designated areas.
  • Employee must be able to stand for minimum of eight (8) hours
  • Accurately maintain and complete daily time records (LOTS)


Qualifications and Skill Requirements

  • High School diploma/GED plus 2 years of fabrication experience in a warehouse environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Good Computer Skills
  • Ability to recognize similarities and difference between profiles
  • Ability to carry out detailed written or oral instructions
  • Be vigilant about safety
  • Ability to use tools, machinery, and tape measure
  • Ability to be Licensed and Operate a Forklift
  • Ability to Operate Electronic Devices (Scanners)
  • Quality - conscious, oriented to excellence


YKK AP America Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all qualified applicants to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant (Opens in a new window).


YKK AP America Inc. will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants. United States Department of Labor. Learn more (Opens in a new window).


YKK AP America Inc. participates in the E-Verify program as required by law. Learn more about the E-Verify program (Opens in a new window)


YKK AP America Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to job applicants with physical or mental disabilities. Applicants with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can follow the process outlined below when applying for a position: Provide your name and contact information to YKK AP's  Accommodations team at accommodationrequest@ykkap.com. Your request will be responded to as soon as possible. Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis.


Employment with YKK AP America Inc. is conditioned upon successfully completing a negative drug test for the presence of illegal drugs. 

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati