Machine Operator I - Evening Shift - Ditch Witch
This employee will operate one or more of various production machines. Machines operated may include: lathes, mills, drills, saws, automatic welders, benders, punches, shears, flame cuts, hi-definition & plasma, laser, heat treat, shot blast, etc. As a cross-functional team member of this division he or she may also assemble components and perform other duties as assigned.
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
Set up, adjust, and operate production equipment while monitoring the performance of the machine and carrying out operations in proper sequence.
Set up fixtures, mount parts in fixtures/components, and perform mechanical assembly using hand and air tools (wrenches, torque wrenches, impact wrenches, screwdrivers, hammers, etc.).
Use a computer to check the location, inventory, and routing of parts and maintain production records.
May read information from blueprints.
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
Be familiar with and have basic experience using mechanical repair and assembly tools including wrenches, screwdrivers, pliers, etc.
Have appropriate reading, clerical, and basic math skills including understanding written instructions, maintaining production records, and calculating sums, differences, and fractions.
Experience or training in welding, machining, mechanical repair, or metal working machinery operation would be beneficial.
Other Job-Related Components:
Manufacturing plant conditions (indoors, with variable temperature and humidity, noise, and dirt).
Physical hazards such as powered vehicle, bicycle, and pedestrian traffic, sharp objects, moving machinery, electrical arc-welding equipment, and materials handling.
Work with hazardous materials, such as coolant, solvents, oils, grease, & pressurized gases.
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