Operator, Rivet/ Auto-sert in Portland, OR at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 7/18/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for a  Rivet/Auto-sert Operator 1 who will grow at our Vancouver, WA facility. 

Operate a Rivet or Auto-sert machine in the pre-form process for lighting fixtures.


In this role you will:

  • Set-up and operate a rivet or auto-sert machine in a safe manner.

  • Maintain machine tooling as instructed.

  • Perform tasks as instructed.

  • Verify parts created to print or templates.

  • Maintain part count and verify to production schedules.

  • Complete all necessary production control documentation as required.

  • Learn to differentiate hardware used in process.

  • Learn to perform general maintenance on machines.

  • Must be able to safely and properly lift up to 50lbs.

  • Maintain shop cleanliness in work area.


The perfect person will have:

  • Must be able to read and understand the English language. 

  • Must have basic math skills for accurate material/product counting. 

  • Must be a team player. Must be able to quickly learn the rivet or auto-sert process. 

  • Must have good attention to detail and eye/hand coordination

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment a plus. 

  • General knowledge of safe hand tool use.


This is what we will bring to the table:

  • Extremely competitive benefits including; Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • State of the art facilities gym.

  • A highly energetic and fast paced environment at a rapidly growing company.

  • Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchasing program.

  • Generous vacation day policy in addition to 11 holidays.


Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Hawthorne Gardening Company by accessing our Talent Network: HGC Talent Network 

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Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

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