Position Description

Factory Worker
Location Monroe, OH
Requisition Number 358
# of openings 11
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Founded in 1986 as a partnership between Nittoku and Autoneum, UGN is the preferred producer of high quality acoustic, interior trim, and thermal management products, and a recognized leader in customer satisfaction for the Japanese transplant automotive industry in North America.  UGN, with more than $400 million in revenue, has six locations in the United States—Farmington Hills, Michigan; Jackson, Tennessee; Monroe, Ohio; Somerset, Kentucky; Tinley Park, Illinois; and Valparaiso, Indiana; as well as a location in Silao, Guanajuato, Mexico—specializing in manufacturing, research, development, testing, and service support.  Visit our website at www.ugn.com.


The sixth UGN facility in Monroe, Ohi o, officially opened in September 2015.  The state-of-the-art facility has more than 240 team members and supplies Honda Motor Co. with superior acoustic insulation, carpet, and underfloor technologies. The $50 million, 232,500 square foot facility includes room to add another 150,000 square feet as UGN expands to supply Toyota and Subaru.  Just more than a year old and the UGN, Inc. Monroe facility has already distinguished itself to Honda for exceptional service.  Every year, Honda recognizes suppliers who increase value to the customer by removing waste within the overall product and supply chain. The Monroe facility was presented with the award in November, 2016.

Learn more about UGN Monroe through the following link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryhi5-qzLIM


The Production Operator performs a variety of assembling, molding, trimming, gluing, inspecting and packaging of products based on assigned area.  This position is located at our Monroe, OH plant.  We have opportunities on all shifts.
Starting pay is $14.55 plus a shift differential of .30 2nd shift and .40 3rd shift


91% of our Front Line Leaders are promoted from Operator Roles



Maintain all process documentation in a timely and accurate manner, and perform all pre-start checklists, glue weights, tallies, and other job related audits and system checks.

Read and follow standardized work and job instructions to manufacture, trim, inspect, and pack product in a safe and efficient manner to quantity and quality specifications of assigned work cell.

Rotate job assignments within a job cell as well as in other cells as required to secure material, perform the pertinent operations (assemble, mold, spray, trim, glue, weld, inspect, pack etc.).

Observe operation of machinery in assigned cell duties to provide quality parts in conformance to customer specifications.

Sign off on work performed for traceability.

Perform 5S duties as required and maintain housekeeping standards of cell assigned.

Communicate effectively with other team members in the cell as well as attend all team meetings, problem solving sessions, training, shift meetings, etc.

Report immediately any job related injuries to cell coordinator.

Maintain regular attendance and punctuality.

Other duties may be assigned.

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.



Ability to read elementary operating instructions, production boards, material labels, safety and hazard warnings, manuals, etc. and writing ability to complete process forms and related production reporting paperwork.

Ability to perform basic arithmetic skills.

Ability to interpret instructions in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.