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Highwood USA is a rapidly growing manufacturer of outdoor furniture and spa cabinets located in Hometown, PA. We offer tremendous opportunities for creative employees. Our vision is to be the first choice in premium synthetic products. Our mission is to create innovative, ultra-low maintenance products that allow our customers to relax and enjoy the outdoors. We have a unique team-based culture, focused on improving everything we do and make on a daily basis. Our fast-paced work environment appeals to people who enjoy being involved in all aspects of designing, manufacturing, and selling innovative products. Anyone looking for the freedom that isn't easily found in the typical large corporate job will find Highwood USA to be the perfect home.
We are currently seeking an On-line Market Analyst to support, primarily, our furniture business. The Analyst will work to promote and improve our sales performance by capturing retailer and consumer data, and by developing marketing programs that leverage that information to reach more customers with compelling sales messages.
This position covers diverse aspects of marketing our products, requiring an eye for detail, excellent data analysis and problem-solving skills, and an ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. The Analyst will compile data, extract key learnings, and communicate findings clearly and effectively (written and orally) to various teams. This person will develop an in-depth understanding of quantitative analysis, market research and will be on the leading edge of on-line marketing. Opportunities to work closely with all leading e-retailers are integral to this role (our partners include the biggest names in web retail). In partnership with the retailers, the Analyst will measure the success (ROI, Conversion) of digital advertising campaigns, offers and other marketing programs via attribution models, mixed media modeling and custom reporting. As data is converted to information, and information is synthesized into knowledge, this role will be a key driver in meeting our business objectives, leveraging insights to increase conversion and drive revenue.
Position requirements: Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing or related field
unique synthetic wood products. The company has grown each year, and continues to increase both its revenues and workforce. To continue to build our high-performance team, Highwood is adding a new position to focus on recruiting the very best talent for our company, as well as developing the talent we already have. This role will focus on developing relationships with area schools and colleges, military agencies, and other sources of future team members. In addition, it will help define development needs in the organization and assist with ensuring the development needs are met.
This individual develops and implements programs, including talent acquisition, staffing, employment processing, training and development (and related records management), succession planning, employee relations and retention, and AA/EEO compliance.
This role will:
Recruiting and Development Specialist Skills and Qualifications:
The designer will be part of the New Product Development team and will explore a wide variety of compelling design options. The designer will communicate concepts and ideas through verbal, visual and written forms, and develop design options through sketching, 3D CAD modeling, rendering or physical mock ups.
Qualifications: A BS in Industrial Design or equivalent. Experience with 3D CAD/solid design (AutoCad Inventor, Solid Works or Pro Engineer) required. Demonstrates talent through portfolio.
Highwood USA is a rapidly growing plastics extrusion company located in Hometown, PA. We offer tremendous opportunities to motivated employees. We are seeking an Engineer to assist in all aspects of the manufacturing process, including developing new furniture fabrication capabilities. The ideal candidate will be familiar with woodworking, plastics, and Lean Manufacturing techniques.
This individual will be responsible for designing mechanical parts, assemblies and systems to meet customer requirements. Researching components and other aspects of design. Providing engineering support and guidance to manufacturing organization. Managing the NPD process by maintaining effective communication with management, sales, production, procurement, and quality organizations.
Qualifications: A minimum of a BS in Mechanical Engineering with three (3) years of design experience. Experience with 3D CAD/solid design (AutoCad Inventor, Solid Works or Pro Engineer) required. Finite element modeling is a plus. Experience with manufacturing processes including CNC routing, profile extrusion, fabrication and assembly is a plus.
Highwood USA is a rapidly growing manufacturer of outdoor furniture and spa cabinets located in Hometown, PA. We offer tremendous opportunities to motivated employees. We are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to assist in all aspects of the manufacturing process.
Qualifications: A minimum of a BS in Engineering with three (3) years of manufacturing experience, strong computer skills and proficiency with MS Office Suite is required. Lean certification or equivalent experience. Furniture fabrication, CNC machining and automation experience a plus.
SUMMER INTERNSHIP - ENGINEERING
Highwood USA is seeking an Engineering Intern student to assist with manufacturing improvement projects. We are a rapidly growing plastics extrusion and manufacturing company in Hometown PA. The Engineering Intern will perform activities concerned with design, development, testing, and implementation of equipment upgrades and product development. The position will report directly to the Plant Engineer and will assist in performing engineering analysis, developing CAD Drawings, and generating new ideas for improvements.
Education and Experience:
Highwood is seeking an Electrical Mechanical Technician to help support recently added CNC machinery and to expand our industrial automation capability.
We are a rapidly growing plastics Extrusion Company located in Hometown, Pa., who manufactures our own products from these extrudates.
The Electrical Mechanical Technician will be responsible for troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining a wide variety of production and plant support equipment. They will report to the Maintenance Manager. Their responsibilities will include, but are not limited to; troubleshooting and repairing mechanical, pneumatic, electrical, and electronic equipment.
Experience repairing CNC equipment is a must. Experience with robotic equipment is a definite plus, but must be willing to learn. The individual must be able to repair all types of equipment failures including PLC, VFD, and be proficient with the use of diagnostic instruments.
The ideal candidate will be a team player, self-starter, able to work unsupervised, lead projects and meet deadlines. We are a 5 day operation; however, this candidate must be able to work occasional overtime as needed. This includes weekends, working off shift or modified shifts as situations arise.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
3rd shift (8 hour shifts Monday - Friday)
Extrusion Experience a plus. High School Diploma or GED required as well as ability to work well in teams.
We offer a competitive rate and a progressive pay system which offers promotional opportunities for motivated employees. We also offer a great benefits package which includes medical, disability, and a company matching retirement plan.
FABRICATION CELL TECHNICIAN
Flexible 1st shift or 2nd shift
Responsible for the entire process associated with fabricating furniture and panels from raw material handling through QA and packing finished product.
Can operate hand tools and power tools, including but not limited to drill/screw gun, staple gun, brad nailed, router, chop saw.
Prior CNC experience a plus. Woodworking or cabinetry skills a plus. High school diploma or GED required as well as ability to work in a team environment.
Modified 1st shift (9:50 am to 6:10 pm)
The logistic technician will be responsible for the following duties:
Highwood USA is an entrepreneurial manufacturer serving the hot tub and outdoor furniture market with unique synthetic wood products. The company has grown each year, and continues to increase both its revenues and workforce. The following opportunity for a Team Manager on 3rd shift is now available.
Leading and managing hourly technicians in a team-based environment. Accountable for delivering results in key areas of safety, quality, yield, and productivity. The Team Manager will also be responsible for managing performance, coaching, developing teams and individuals, leading process improvements, and developing systems.
Experience leading in a team-based environment required. Extrusion experience a plus. Must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent management experience.
CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE
This is a fast-paced position that requires an energized and organized individual who can meet strict deadlines. Responsibilities include processing orders, communicating with customers and consumers, assisting AR, coordinating with logistics and manufacturing, inventory monitoring, sending samples and handling general questions and concerns via phone and email.
Degree or Certificate in a related field or a minimum of 5 years of experience required. The ideal candidate should have exceptional attention to detail and communication skills. The candidate should also possess the ability to multi-task and be able to show a proficiency in project management - the ability to plan actions to hit short term (daily) and longer term milestones. Excellent writing and organizational skills are a must - this position is often the face of the company. Proficiency in both Microsoft Word and Excel is required.
Highwood USA is an entrepreneurial manufacturer serving the hot tub and outdoor furniture market with unique synthetic wood products. The company has grown each year, and continues to increase both its revenues and workforce. To continue to build our high-performance team, Highwood is adding a new position to focus on inventory flow and accuracy.
The Inventory Coordinator will be responsible for overall management of inventory from receipt through shipment of finished goods. This position will be tasked with ensuring inventory accuracy, flow, and turns are within goals. The position will also be responsible for creation of new part numbers in ERP system and creation/maintenance of Bills of Material.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Required Skills and Qualifications:
Responsible for producing, designing, crafting, and testing furniture wood products using specialized tools.
High school diploma or GED. Experience in basic or rough carpentry a plus.
SUMMER (SEASONAL) - PACKING POSITIONS
Highwood has Summer (Seasonal) packing positions available on all shifts.
INDEPENDENT SALES REP
Furniture & accessories
The highwood® brand of furniture and accessories provides innovative products and a growing portfolio. We are seeking independently contracted sales professionals who can help us develop market share in the furniture specialist/outdoor living/pool & spa retail channels.
Candidates should be:
Remuneration is commission based, with growth of accounts that you set-up delivering a steady stream of income. This is an exciting and fun opportunity for professional sales people with the drive and the necessary skills to join our ambitious team. Unlimited earning potential for the right candidates.
Highwood USA • 87 Tide Road, Tamaqua, PA 18252 • 570-668-6113 Ext. 12
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