• Fabrication Operator

    Job Description
    POSITION SUMMARY
    Responsible for operating various machines in the Fabrication department, including saw, shear, drill, roll, crimp, and others as assigned.  May act as an assistant on the brake press and laser equipment.
     
    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
    Reasonable Accommodations Statement
    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
     
    Essential Functions Statement(s)
    • Operate saw, shear, drill, roller, crimp, punch press, or others as assigned.
    • Measure dimensions of finished workpieces to ensure conformance to specifications.
    • Read and interpret part prints. 
    • Work and measure parts accurately.
    • Load raw material in machine in a safe manner.
    • Lift work pieces to machines manually or with a hoist or crane.
    • Stack or load finished items.
    • Perform preventative maintenance duties.
    • Clean work area daily in compliance with our plant 5S standards.
    • Drive forklift as needed.
    • Other duties as assigned.
    POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
    Competency Statement(s)
    • Flexibility – Ability to understand different jobs and to have a willingness to be cross-trained. 
    • Cooperative – Wants to be a team player and do what is best for the company, their department, and their peers. 
    • Initiative – Self-starter; ability to work with minimum supervision; looks for new and better ways to do the job; contributes to the work of the department.  Meets or exceeds production requirements daily.
    • Quality – Accuracy, thoroughness: attention to detail, completeness of work; adequacy of results. Understands the product requirements of the parts being produced and produces product to specification. 
    • Safety Awareness - Ability to carry out assigned duties without injury to self or others; adhere to safety procedures; maintains orderly work area
    • Technical Aptitude - Ability to comprehend technical topics, prints, and jobs.  Ability to read a print, measure product to specifications. 
    • Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.  Consistently at work on time each and every day.
    • 5S Awareness – Understands the facilities 5S guidelines and maintains area daily to meet these standards. 
    SKILLS & ABILITIES
    Education/Experience: High School Diploma or GED required; 1 year of manufacturing experience preferred.
     
    Other Preferences: General manufacturing knowledge.
     
    PHYSICAL DEMANDS
    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use both hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with both hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
     
    Other Physical Requirements: Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required in a manufacturing environment (i.e. safety glasses, safety shoes, hearing protection).
     
    WORK ENVIRONMENT
    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes and/or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to noisy.
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