Virco

  • PO Box 5000, Conway, AR 72032, United States

Virco is the largest manufacturer and supplier of moveable educational furniture and equipment in the United States for the preschool through 12th grade market. It is a fully integrated operation, with the company fabricating a majority of the parts and doing the welding, assembling and shipping. 

Virco
Nov 15, 2017
Full time
Job Purpose: Processes and prepares requests for proposals (RFP), bid, and contract documentation according to policy. Files and stores all documentation and submittals, physically and digitally, for record retention.   Essential Functions: ·         Managing bid calendar to communicate important dates. ·         Manage and assign tasks between sales and pricing managers. ·         Tracking and ordering supplies and literature for bid submissions. ·         Preparing documents for submittal. ·         Sending and tracking packages to ensure timely arrival. ·         Reading bid/contract/RFP documents and summarizing/recording key points. ·         Proofreading prepared documents. ·         Managing the physical and digital database of bids, contracts, and awards. Performs other duties as assigned. QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES Required Qualifications:     A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent is preferred. At least two years prior experience in contract management preferred. Must have good communication and mathematical skills and good analytical abilities. Be proficient in 10-key. Prefer 45 WPM. Prefer experience in SAP applications. Prefer experience in CRM applications. Prefer experience in 4D. Prefer experience in manufacturing. Must have basic computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Windows. Must have knowledge and proficient use of applicable office-related equipment.         ADA Requirements: Must be able to use a computer, 10-key, telephone, and copier/scanner/facsimile/typewriter. Will be required to sit and perform computer work for a minimum of 8 hours per day. Frequent motion of hand, wrist, and fingers due to typing and data entry strokes, writing and phone handling on a daily basis. Virco is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. We encourage minority and female applicants. We participate in E-Verify.
Virco Conway, AR, United States
Nov 15, 2017
Full time
Job Purpose: Moves material and products in manufacturing and/or warehouse area by manual hand truck, electric hand truck and/or forklift with the purpose of loading, unloading, or stocking in warehouse or cells.   Essential Functions: Uses a forklift, pallet jack and/or hand dolly. Follows instructions to determine materials or containers to be moved. Prepares loads for shipment; for instance, banding, plastic wrapping the product, etc. Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets manually and onto or off trailers. Conveys materials to or from storage or work sites to designated areas using a forklift, manual or electrical pallet jack. Secures lifting attachments to materials and conveys load to designated location, e. lift forks, fork extensions, extension boom. Works under direct supervision on duties and tasks that are basic, selecting from written instructions and established procedures. Will be working with a team of co-workers. Performs other duties as assigned.   QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES   Required Qualifications: Six months of prior related experience is preferred, but not required. Manufacturing background a plus, but not required. Must have a valid driver’s license. Applies basic and develops intermediate skills in procedures, techniques, tools, materials and/or equipment, as appropriate to area of specialization. Must have basic math skills. Must be flexible with required working hours, including overtime. Must be flexible within the department and willing to flex to other departments as needed.   ADA Requirements: Must be able to lift up to 70 lbs. from floor to shoulder level, to routinely push and/or pull a minimum of 50 pounds with a manual pallet jack, to occasionally bend at the knee level, stoop and/or climb.  Must be able to stand for a minimum of 8 to 10 hours.  Must be able to use a forklift, pallet jack and hand dolly.  Must be able to pass a forklift-driving test to become an authorized forklift driver.  Background check is required.  Will be required to wear proper protective equipment including, but not limited to, protective eye and/or hearing equipment to safely perform job duties.  Will occasionally be exposed to chemicals, dust, heat, cold, gas, and/or fumes.  Must be able to adjust to normal plant environmental conditions (above moderate hot and cold conditions) and to adapt quickly to physical applications requiring varying motor skills. Please indicate if your job requires:            YES   NO    (IF YES, PLEASE BRIEFLY DESCRIBE)   Driving cars, trucks, forklifts and other equipment? ___Yes, forklift_______________ Working around equipment and machinery? ___Yes, departmental equipment and lift_____ Walking on uneven ground? ___No______________________ Exposure to excessive noise? ___Yes, machinery noise___________ Exposure to extreme in temperature, humidity or wetness? ___Yes, heat and humidity in summer, cold in winter. Exposure to dust, gas, fumes, or chemicals? ___Yes, in manufacturing areas____________ Working at heights? ___No_____________________ Operation of foot controls or repetitive foot movement? ___Yes, forklift controls_____________ Use of special visual or auditory protective equipment? ___Yes, safety glasses___________ Working with bio hazards such as: blood borne pathogens, sewage, hospitals waste, etc. __No_ Virco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. We encourage minority and female applicants. We participate in E-Verify.
Virco Conway, AR, United States
Nov 15, 2017
Full time
Job Purpose: On floor, bench or conveyor lines, performs diversified and intricate assembly and manufacturing operations on a variety of products. Lays out and determines operations sequence. Assists and works with different automatic and semiautomatic machinery in the factory as well as performing manual tasks.   Essential Functions: Checks product for quality and completeness. Places parts in specified relationship to each other. Performs various tasks and processes in manufacturing environment. Helps in performing set-ups by checking materials and getting necessary tools and jigs to manufacture products. Inspects the finished product for good quality and for the correct color, measurements, label and material used. Works at different workstations to meet production requirements. Works overtime as needed. Works under direct supervision on duties and tasks that are standardized, selecting from written instructions and established procedures.       Resolves routine questions and problems, referring more complex issues to higher levels. Must be able to work in a team of employees rotating various job functions with team members. Must work under minimal or no supervision. Minimizes the scrapped material being produced by machinery. Keeps record of inventory in an accurate and efficient manner on a daily basis. Routes product accordingly within the department. Follows all the safety regulations and procedures. Able to identify potential hazards in the work area. Able to operate various machines, equipment or tools used in manufacturing. Attends all scheduled safety meetings. Maintains good housekeeping in work area. Performs other duties as assigned.       QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES   Required Qualifications: A minimum of 3 months to one year of prior related experience is preferred. Applies basic and develops advanced skills in procedures, techniques, tools, materials and/or equipment, as appropriate to area of specialization. Must have good working ability with hand tools. Able to distinguish among the different colors available and measurement of products.   Knowledge of basic math skills, reading and interpreting blue prints, use of tape measure, and knowledge of various machines, manufacturing or assembly processes is preferred. Must be flexible with required working hours, including overtime. Must be flexible within the department and willing to flex to other departments as needed   ADA Requirements: Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds to chest and shoulder level. Occasionally push and/or pull up to 100 pounds with a manual or electrical pallet jack. Must be able to withstand 8 to 10 hours on a concrete surface. Will be using hydraulic and electrical hand tools, such as the pneumatic drill, glue gun, hammer, and rivet machine. Must wear applicable and proper protective equipment including, but not limited to, protective eye and/or hearing equipment to safely perform job duties. Must be able to adjust physically to normal plant environmental conditions (above moderate heat and cold) and adapt quickly to physical applications requiring varying motor skills. (Management reserves the right to change, rescind, add or delete the duties and responsibilities of positions within the job description at any time.)   Virco is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. We encourage minority and female applicants. We participate in E-Verify.
Virco Conway, AR, United States
Oct 19, 2017
Full time
Job Purpose: Constructs or repairs tooling to ensure a smooth and efficient operation of meeting the tooling requirements for Manufacturing.   Essential Functions: Constructs and repairs dies, drill fixtures, compression molds, injection molds, machines, and all other associated parts to maintain or build tooling to accommodate production requirements. Assists Manufacturing and Maintenance in troubleshooting and resolving tooling issues. Properly heat treats completed parts as needed.                            Studies drawings to plan sequence of necessary operations to manufacturing tools. Instructs trainees within the department on an as needed basis. Assists the CAD drafters on tooling design and manufacture. Performs overtime as assigned. Performs general housekeeping duties as assigned. Performs other duties as assigned.   QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES   Required Qualifications: A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent plus 1 year of trade school in machine shop. Apprenticeship in a machine shop including prior experience in drafting, blueprint reading, metallurgy, CAD/CNC, and computer experience is preferred. Must have experience and/or knowledge to design and build tooling as needed. Must have good communication skills, good basic mathematical skills, and good analytical abilities. Must have good teamwork skills, meet quality requirements, be flexible, and be able to meet and maintain performance standards. Must have workable knowledge of micrometers, dial calipers, tape measures, dial indicators, mills, lathes, heat treatment procedures, drill presses, grinders, multiple hand tools, and any other shop equipment deemed necessary. Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to pass a driving background check.    ADA Requirements: Must be able to occasionally lift up to 70 pounds to waist level, to occasionally push/pull up to 100 pounds, and to bend, stoop and/or climb.  Must be able to stand a minimum of 8 hours and be able to use micrometers, dial calipers, tape measures, dial indicators, mills, lathes, heat treatment procedures, drill presses, grinders, multiple hand tools, and any other shop equipment deemed necessary.  Must wear proper protective equipment including, but not limited to, protective eye and/or hearing equipment to safely perform job duties.  Must be able to work in and adjust to varying temperatures and associated environmental factors, and to adapt quickly to physical applications requiring varying motor skills. Please indicate if your job requires:       YES   NO    (IF YES, PLEASE BRIEFLY DESCRIBE) Driving cars, trucks, forklifts and other equipment? __Yes - may drive any of the equipment listed. Working around equipment and machinery? __Yes – in manufacturing areas__________       Walking on uneven ground? __Yes – on the dock ramp____________________ Exposure to excessive noise? __Yes – in manufacturing areas_____________ Exposure to extreme in temperature, humidity or wetness? __Yes – in manufacturing areas__ Exposure to dust, gas, fumes, or chemicals? __Yes – in manufacturing areas________________ Working at heights? __Yes – working on equipment________________ Operation of foot controls or repetitive foot movement? __No______ Use of special visual or auditory protective equipment? __Yes – safety glasses and ear plugs_ Working with bio hazards such as: blood borne pathogens, sewage, hospital waste, etc.  __Yes – if an accident occurs___  Virco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. We encourage minority and female applicants.  We participate in E-Verify.
Virco Conway, AR, United States
Oct 19, 2017
Full time
Job Purpose: Constructs or repairs tooling to ensure a smooth and efficient operation of meeting the tooling requirements for Manufacturing.   Essential Functions:    Constructs and repairs dies, drill fixtures, compression molds, injection molds, machines, and all other associated parts to maintain or build tooling to accommodate production requirements. Assists Manufacturing and Maintenance in troubleshooting and resolving tooling issues. Properly heat treats completed parts as needed. Studies drawings to plan sequence of necessary operations to manufacturing tools. Instructs trainees within the department on an as needed basis. Assists the CAD drafters on tooling design and manufacture. Performs overtime as assigned. Performs general housekeeping duties as assigned. Performs other duties as assigned.   QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES   Required Qualifications: A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent plus 1 year of trade school in machine shop plus at least 4 years apprenticeship in a machine shop including prior experience in drafting, blueprint reading, metallurgy, CAD, and computer experience is required. Must have required experience and knowledge to design and build tooling as needed and at least 3 years tool and die experience. Must have good communication skills, good basic mathematical skills, and good analytical abilities. Must have good teamwork skills, meet quality requirements, be flexible, and be able to meet and maintain performance standards. Must have workable knowledge of micrometers, dial calipers, tape measures, dial indicators, mills, lathes, heat treatment procedures, drill presses, grinders, multiple hand tools, and any other shop equipment deemed necessary. Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to pass a driving background check.    Knowledge of CNC is preferred.     ADA Requirements: Must be able to occasionally lift up to 70 pounds to waist level, to occasionally push/pull up to 100 pounds, and to bend, stoop and/or climb.  Must be able to stand a minimum of 8 hours and be able to use micrometers, dial calipers, tape measures, dial indicators, mills, lathes, heat treatment procedures, drill presses, grinders, multiple hand tools, and any other shop equipment deemed necessary.  Must wear proper protective equipment including, but not limited to, protective eye and/or hearing equipment to safely perform job duties.  Must be able to work in and adjust to varying temperatures and associated environmental factors, and to adapt quickly to physical applications requiring varying motor skills. Please indicate if your job requires:             YES   NO    (IF YES, PLEASE BRIEFLY DESCRIBE)   Driving cars, trucks, forklifts and other equipment? __Yes - may drive any of the equipment listed_ Working around equipment and machinery? __Yes – in manufacturing areas________________ Walking on uneven ground? __Yes – on the dock ramp___________________                        Exposure to excessive noise? __Yes – in manufacturing areas________________ Exposure to extreme in temperature, humidity or wetness? __Yes – in manufacturing areas___ Exposure to dust, gas, fumes, or chemicals? __Yes – in manufacturing areas_________ Working at heights? __Yes – working on equipment___________ Operation of foot controls or repetitive foot movement? __No___ Use of special visual or auditory protective equipment? __Yes – safety glasses and ear plugs__ Working with bio hazards such as: blood borne pathogens, sewage, hospital waste, etc.                  __Yes – if an accident occurs_____ Virco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. We encourage minority and female applicants.  We participate in E-Verify.