UFP Ranson, LLC

The Moulder Operator is responsible for the operation of their respective machinery. The operator is responsible for all setup, operation, clean up, and operator level Maintenance/Calibration.

Principal Duties / Responsibilities

  • Secures and maintains material and supplies required on the operation according to production sheets.
  • Completes work area set up.Ability to travel as required for equipment specific training programs
  • Operates and feeds the machine in a safe and efficient manner, and according to established procedures.
  • Continually watches and calibrates the machine to ensure quality.
  • Stacks completed products in accordance with established procedures, and if required, may cover, label and band components/finish product.
  • May operate hand tools to complete the production process.
  • Ensures work area is safe, clean and organized, and that equipment is safe to operate.
  • Completes pre-shift/startup equipment inspection checklist and reports any problems or concerns.
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work environment.
  • Maintains production records as required.
  • Checks materials and finished products to ensure compliance with standards.
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality procedures, rules, and standards.
  • May perform preventive maintenance as specified.
  • Participates in safety programs and meetings.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Safety conscious
  • Team player and goal oriented
  • Open to change and positive attitude
  • Committed to plant and company goals
  • Participates in Safety programs
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results

Company Name
UFP Ranson, LLC
249 16th Ave, Ranson, WV 25438
(304) 728-8484


  • Minimum high school education preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience working with Kentwood or other brand molder, or lumber processing equipment
  • Working knowledge of standard lumber dimensions.

Skills and abilities

  • Ability to work in a safe manner
  • Ability to recognize and grade quality of lumber materials
  • Ability to read a tape measure within 1/16 of an inch
  • Demonstrates ability to perform LOTO
  • Demonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directions
  • Demonstrate ability to use and operate hand tool
  • Demonstrate ability to stack material properly
  • Ability to pay attention to surroundings
  • Ability to identify safety issues in their work area, and notice equipment malfunctions
  • Ability to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English.
  • Ability to read a tape measure and read blue prints or plans
  • Ability to troubleshoot the machine or equipment in use.
  • Ability to understand efficiencies and productivity measures
  • Demonstrate eye-hand coordination
  • Ability to work under immediate supervision
  • Ability to pass a drug test
  • Ability to work hours mandated by management
How to Apply

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