Foam Fabricator, 1st Shift with $2000.00 Bonus

Date: Sep 15, 2021

LOCATION: South Deerfield, MA, US

Company: Pelican Products, Inc.


Performs a variety of set up and operation duties to ensure cushions fit container configurations.



- Works from part drawings, bill of materials, assembly drawings, written and/or verbal instructions. Maximizes stock usage. Performs activities necessary for layout of sub-component construction and assembly for a variety of first-time and repeat insert requirements.

- Sets up and performs basic operations utilizing equipment such as vertical, horizontal and profile saws, die-cutting press, and glue applicators. Selects stock and cuts sheet stock to proper dimensions and tolerances.

- Uses a computer network to bring up files at Water Jet. Sets adjustments, pressures, etc. according to charts, tables for foam type and dimensions. Operates Water Jet to obtain proper cuts and pieces. Checks parts for acceptance. Resolves and/or brings to the attention of group leader, supervisor cut file problems and to the attention of cut file programmer.

- Lays out and glues foam sub-components and components for final assembly through lamination operations.

- Performs self-inspections on completed assemblies.

- Maintains established quality and quantity standards. Follows prescribed safety precautions, established company and department policies, procedures, rules and regulations. Detects and reports improper operations, faulty equipment, defective materials and questionable conditions to proper supervision. Maintains work area(s) and equipment in a clean, orderly and safe condition.

- Maintains daily production and other records as required.

- Follows company policies and practices as outlined in the Employee Handbook and/or applicable employment agreement. Follows safety guidelines and procedures in accordance with the job.

- Performs additional duties as assigned.


WHAT YOU'LL NEED:                                   

- Minimum of 1-2 years of experience with manufacturing experience.

- Ability to measure tape measure



- Experience with hot melt gluing applications.



Here’s a glimpse of our Perks:  

  • Generous paid time off plans 
  • 401k plan – with a competitive match
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Established reputable brand offering premium products – you’ll be proud to represent Pelican!
  • Beautiful New England location
  • Onsite gym
  • Employee discount program on Pelican Products
  • Great Benefits – several options including Pet insurance for our animal lovers.
  • Wellness Discount Program
  • Lucrative employee referral program – get paid to work with your trusted network.
  • And more…


Learn More about Pelican:

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Pelican Products, Inc. is an Equal Employment 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.

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