• 2nd shift Operations

    Posted: 02/25/2024

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    About US Tarp

    US Tarp® designs, manufactures, and distributes load containment and cargo protection tarping systems, controls and tarps for commercial vehicles serving the Construction & Landscaping, Agriculture and Recycling & Refuse markets. Our products are engineered to protect cargo, the motoring public and drivers by providing safe, reliable and efficient tarping solutions.

    Why US Tarp

    Our goal is to be the most responsive tarping systems supplier on the market. We are innovative, hands-on, and driven to solve customer problems. Our culture and success are built around our core values: Trust, Integrity, Resourcefulness, Passion, Collaboration and Respect. In 2023, US Tarp was named a Top Workplace by the Detroit Free Press. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey which measures 15 culture drivers that are critical to the success of any organization: including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few. The Top Workplaces honor reflects our commitment to fostering an environment of collaboration and growth.


    US Tarp is headquartered on the shores of Lake Michigan in South Haven, Michigan, with a distribution hub in Salt Lake City, Utah.

    We Offer

    • Medical, Dental, Vision
    • 401K with Employer Match
    • Life Insurance
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Paid Company Holidays
    • Competitive Compensation
    • Clean Environment
    • Professional Training
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Tuition Reimbursement

    About the Job:

    Operations employees working in the first shift tarping or second shift department are responsible for producing quality US Tarp products. They are trained to use tools and equipment for cutting and sewing tarps; adding grommets and labels according to product design. In addition, they assist with the needs in other departments to ensure US Tarp products are produced and shipped on time.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

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

    • Accurately measure and cut tarp materials.
    • Read and interpret detailed instructions to ensure products are created efficiently and correctly.
    • Sew all regular and custom tarps; integrate webbing and reinforcement to tarp as required.
    • Accurately track and record daily sewing workload.
    • Add labels, grommets, and other accessories to tarps.
    • Deliver finished tarp to shipping.
    • Assist in other areas of operations as requested.
    • Other related duties as assigned.

    Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)

    • Ability to read, write, perform simple arithmetic, and measure accurately.
    • Attention to detail to ensure accuracy in production and documentation.
    • Ability to understand and maintain quality and safety standards.
    • Ability to detect problems and report information to appropriate channels.