Careers


Your dream job is waiting for you. If you’re looking for work that will challenge and inspire you, a job that will offer tremendous personal and professional growth, then Rocknel Fastener is the right place for you! Rocknel Fastener is focused on hiring and retaining those that dream of success, we foster an environment of creativity and camaraderie, and we offer highly competitive salaries and benefits.


Available Positions

  • Experienced Header Operators - Send Resume Now

    Rocknel Fastener has immediate Full-time openings for header operators. Requires 3 or more years of experience setting up and running both large and small gauge wire header equipment. The header operator must know multi and single die setups as well as how to set up and run a variety of headers. The header operator must be responsible for following guidelines laid out in OSHA, 5-S and ISO 9001 standards. Operators will inspect equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects. All applicants must have a high school education or equivalency, the ability to read measuring tools or blueprints, the ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds and be mechanically inclined. Header operators report to team leads, header supervisors and production management.

  • Tooling Product Engineer - Send Resume Now

    The Full-time Tooling Proudct Engineer:
    •Leads and is responsible for key projects, processes, data and analysis to include tool/die design and preparation, trial part verification, and timely preparation of quotations.
    •Develops and implements methods and procedures for monitoring projects such as preparation of records of expenditures and research findings, progress reports, and staff conferences to inform management of current status of each project.
    •Working with the production, operations and quality manager, reviews and monitors quality and process improvements and new product development. Sets up specification controls and quality standards.
    •Makes recommendations regarding the use of staff, technology, product, and equipment requirements and improvements.
    •Plans and implements for process and equipment changes or introduction including layout, schedule, etc.
    •Participates in 5S, safety, training, and continuous improvement activities in their area.
    •Recommends technology, facility and equipment requirements or improvements.
    •Actively participates in appropriate support for manufacturing and quality functions within the organization.
    •Corrective and preventive action (CAPA, also called corrective action/preventive action, or simply corrective action) are improvements to an organization's processes taken to eliminate causes of non-conformities or other undesirable situations.
    •Root Cause Analysis (RCA) is a set of analyzing and problem solving techniques targeted at identifying the actual root cause or the reason that caused the problem.
    •MPR--Minimum Process Requirements is the process of documenting, analyzing, tracing, prioritizing and agreeing on requirements and then controlling change and communication. It is a continuous process throughout a project.

    Experience/Qualifications:
    •Bachelor Degree and/or 2 years experience in Engineering in a Fastener Industry
    •Corrective and preventive action (CAPA) experience
    •PDCA (plan, do, check, act) experience - 1 year (preferred)
    •Strong computer skills and proficient with SolidWorks, AutoCAD and/or Inventor and Excel
    •RCA (Root Cause Analysis) experience - 1 year (preferred
    •MPR (Minimum Process Requirements) process experience - 1 year (preferred
    •Engineering in a fastener industry: 2 years (Preferred)

  • Experienced Roll Thread Operator - Send Resume Now

    Rocknel Fastener has immediate Full-time openings for 2nd shift roll thread operators. Requires 2 or more years of experience setting up and running various roll thread machines. The roll thread operator must be responsible for following guidelines laid out in OSHA, 5-S and ISO standards. Operators will inspect equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects. All applicants must have a high school education or equivalency, the ability to read measuring tools or blueprints, the ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds and be mechanically inclined. Roll thread operators report to team leads, supervisors and production management.

    Thread rolling is a cold forging process that can be performed on any ductile metal. The forming process can be used to produce other special forms. For the best quality threads, the process is performed on precision centerless ground blanks. The operator monitors quality conformance, movement of parts through the department, and keeps the machines and area clean.

    Experience:
    •working roll thread: 2 years (Required)
    •setting up roll thread machines: 2 years (Required)

  • Quality Control Engineer - Send Resume Now

    Job Description
    The Quality Control Engineer position works directly with managers, analyzing manufacturing processes for improvement using various methods of testing and inspection. The Quality Engineer aims to ensure that the organization’s Quality Management System conforms to customer, internal, ISO/IATF 16949 and regulatory/legal requirements.

    Experience and Qualifications:
    • Associate Degree; preferred Bachelor degree or 10 years experience in a similar role – preferably in a fastener industry.
    • Minimum Process Requirements
    • Corrective and preventive action (CAPA)
    • Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
    • Preferred: ISO/IATF 16949 Training, First Responder, Problem Solving & Decision Making, OSHA training

    Skills:
    •Write and speak clearly and express thoughts while using proper language and writing in a professional manner that ensures a satisfactory comprehension by others. May include creating procedures, work instructions and other documents.
    •Solve day to day mathematical problems
    •Analyze various factors of a system/process to reach a logical solution
    •Follow OSHA and company safety guidelines
    •ISO/IATF Audit Preparation
    •Implementing of corrective action and working with customers
    •Improving quality systems and assisting quality manager
    •Managing quality awareness and working with engineers and inspectors
    •Creating quality documentation – must have PPAP experience
    •Conducting audits (IATF/QMS)

  • Purchasing Specialist- Send Resume Now

    Job Description
    The Purchasing Specialist's primary responsibility is the purchasing of goods and services, procurement, contracts administration and related legal issues. The Purchasing Specialist performs purchasing tasks and activities to help the organization remain in budget and discover cost saving alternatives.

    Experience and Qualifications:
    •Bachelor's Degree and/or at least 8 years of experience in the field.
    •Familiar with a variety of the Purchasing concepts, practices, and procedures

    Duties and Responsibilities:
    •Creates, evaluates and authorizes purchase orders; places orders with vendors and ensures order confirmation, shipment and delivery are accurate.
    •Consults catalogs or contacts vendors to obtain pricing and availability information. Resolves any issues that arise.
    •Monitors inventory levels for assigned group of goods and services. maintains purchase records and metrics following organizational standards and processes.
    •Trains junior purchasing agents on procurement activities.
    •Contract review competency
    •A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected
    •Reports to Production manager
    •Provides small project responsibility as the organization will depend on this person's technical supervision.


Rocknel Fastener is an equal opportunity employer.


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