Gotta Groove Records

Gotta Groove Records

Vinyl Record Pressing: Quality Control, Fair Pricing, Environmental Responsibility, Customer Service

Job Opportunities

When positions open, they are normally in one of the following departments:

Press operation (1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts)

QA (Quality Assurance) (1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts)

Assembly/Packing (1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts)

 

Here are the current open positions:

 

QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST – 3RD SHIFT

POSITION SUMMARY:  ENSURE THE OUTPUT OF HIGH QUALITY RECORDS WITH THE SMALLEST AMOUNT OF SCRAP FROM 2-3 ASSIGNED RECORD PRESSES PER DAY.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

– COMMUNICATE WITH PRESS OPERATOR STAFF TO ACHIEVE MAXIMUM QUALITY AND EFFICIENCY

– PERIODICALLY LISTEN TO EACH RECORD ON EVERY ASSIGNED PRESS TO IDENTIFY PLAYBACK ISSUES

– SORT THROUGH RECORDS TO REMOVE SCRAP AND KEEP ACCURATE NUMBER OF RECORDS PRESSED

– IDENTIFY ONGOING SCRAP AND QUALITY ISSUES AND HELP PRESS OPERATORS RESOLVE THEM

– LISTEN TO AND PACKAGE TEST PRESSINGS

– PREPARE AND MAINTAIN QA RELATED PAPERWORK

– KEEP ACCURATE DOCUMENTATION OF ANY QUALITY RELATED ISSUES

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

– ABILITY TO MULTITASK WHILE MAINTAINING EXCELLENT ORGANIZATION

– FAMILIAR WITH VINYL RECORDS AND THE CURRENT INDUSTRY STANDARDS OF QUALITY

 

 

PACKING / ASSEMBLY – 1ST AND 2ND SHIFT

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

*GOOD MATH SKILLS AND HANDWRITING

*HIGH LEVEL OF ORGANIZATION AND SPACE MANAGEMENT

*ATTENTION TO DETAIL

*ABILITY TO ADAPT TO CHANGING WORK PRIORITIES

*THE DESIRE TO “OWN YOUR WORK”

SELF CONSCIOUSNESS ABOUT PERSONAL PRODUCTIVITY, MEETING GOALS IN A TIMELY MANNER AND HIGH QUALITY WORK

*PUNCTUALITY

*ABILITY TO WORK WELL ALONE AND IN A TEAM ENVIRONMENT

*FLEXIBILITY TO ACCOMMODATE PERIODIC OVERTIME REQUIREMENTS WHEN NEEDED

*RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION

*DEDUCTIVE REASONING SKILLS

*LIFTING UP TO 60 POUNDS

*PROACTIVE COMMUNICATION SKILLS – NOT AFRAID TO ASK QUESTIONS

*HEALTHY ATTITUDE TOWARDS WORKING WITH PEOPLE FROM DIVERSE BACKGROUNDS AND CULTURES

*BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS

*COMFORTABLE WITH SIMPLE KEYBOARD ENTRY AND MOUSE USE, EDITING AND PRINTING DOCUMENTS.

IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS BUT NOT REQUIRED:

*PREVIOUS ASSEMBLY AND MANUFACTURING EXPERIENCE

*OPERATION OF SHRINK WRAPPING MACHINES

*PALLET JACK AND TOW MOTOR OPERATION

*EXPERIENCE WITH PALLET WRAPPING MACHINES

Benefits: All full time employees are offered Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance, 401k with match, paid lunch, 10 paid Holidays a year, 2 days of PTO a year, and vacation.

Gotta Groove Records is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a work environment that supports and respects all individuals and in which personnel decisions are merit-based and applied without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, disability, national or ethnic origin, military service status, citizenship, or other protected characteristic.

Please note: Subject to the reasonable accommodation provisions of the ADA and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Gotta Groove Records, Inc. requires all newly hired employees who physically enter Gotta Groove Records workplaces to provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination.

PLEASE NOTE: This PACKING/ASSEMBLY job opening requires working full-time in-person and on premises at our CLEVELAND, OHIO (Tyler Village) location. 

Please send resumes to Vincent at [email protected]

 

ELECTROFORMING PROCESS MANAGER – COLUMBUS, OHIO

Position Summary

Performs vinyl record electroplating production process for the Company and manages its personnel.  Prepares, communicates and maintains production schedules and drives related process improvements to the same.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

Creates opportunities for departmental employees by communicating, delegating, guiding and encouraging initiative, creativity and progress.

Increases prospects for success of company by progressing as an individual, by revising or expanding this description as appropriate and by performing other duties as assigned.

Assists in protecting the health and safety of myself and others by adhering to Company’s safety policies and procedures, by maintaining a clean work environment and by testing/maintaining chemistry levels.

Maintains department staffing and quality by monitoring performance per departmental standards and by providing new hire orientation and training as needed        

Maintains attendance and any disciplinary records (to be provided to the President for inclusion in the personnel file) for the department.

Improves departmental results by establishing and monitoring measurements and by taking action to meet the established goals.

Regularly conduct routine safety inspections in order to identify and eliminate potential hazards. Ensures safety procedures are being followed by employees while on the job.

Performs the intake/logging/inspection of lacquers (the substrate to be plated)

Performs the silvering and nickel plating of lacquers and metal substrate parts.

Performs the metal forming / centering / punching for proper stamper production.

Documents the database entry, archiving, and metal master inventory management; and shipping of metal parts between the Gotta Groove facilities

Facilitates production by maintaining the inventory and procurement of supplies, chemicals, and raw materials for the operation.

Oversees quality control of the metal parts

Troubleshoots issues with produced parts as well as lab equipment.

Assists in maintaining and building out new equipment.

Assists other departments as needed

 

Minimum Qualifications (Education, Experience, Skills)

      – Chemical engineering, electrical engineering, and/or mechanical engineering training or       

       equivalent experience 

     – Mechanical ability / experience working with machines

     – Detail oriented, proactive communication skills, safety conscious.

     – Basic computer skills

 

Desirable Qualifications

     -Electroforming or electroplating experience

     -Prior supervisory experience

     -Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

     -Love and appreciation for music/vinyl records

 

Physical Demands and Work Environment

       -Must be able to regularly lift 50 pounds and occasionally more.

     -Ability to use hand tools and work with small parts

     -Ability to operate a computer keyboard

 

Other Information

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position.  Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

All duties and responsibilities are essential functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.  To perform this job successfully, the incumbents will possess the skills, aptitudes and abilities to perform each duty proficiently.  Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others.  The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills or abilities.

Benefits: All full time employees are offered Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance, 401k with match, paid lunch, 10 paid Holidays a year, 2 days of PTO a year, and vacation.

Gotta Groove Records is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a work environment that supports and respects all individuals and in which personnel decisions are merit-based and applied without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, disability, national or ethnic origin, military service status, citizenship, or other protected characteristic.

Please note: Subject to the reasonable accommodation provisions of the ADA and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Gotta Groove Records, Inc. requires all newly hired employees who physically enter Gotta Groove Records workplaces to provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination.

PLEASE NOTE: This ELECTROFORMING PROCESS MANAGER job opening requires working full-time in-person and on premises at our COLUMBUS, OHIO (Grandview area) location. 

Please send resumes to Matt Earley at [email protected]

 

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