Specialized Machine Operator
SUMMARY: Sets-up and operates automatic machines, turret lathes and a multiple of production machines such as saws, presses, drills, etc. and other hand and/or powered equipment, as well as automatic presses and similar equipment which may require raw material to be loaded onto stock reels. Performs the following duties:
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Pushes buttons, interrupts electrical eyes and/or depresses pedal to activate machine.
Verifies safety equipment on machine and/or equipment is functional before starting the job.
Works from operation sheets, prints, written work instructions and/or verbal instructions as necessary.
Is required to perform set up duties and make minor tool adjustments on assigned equipment.
Generates work orders for repairs that need to be completed by the Maintenance Department
Submits first piece to inspection and performs subsequent checks to ensure work meets quality specifications.
Observes machine operation to detect workpiece defects or machine malfunction.
Measures workpiece dimensions to determine accuracy of machine operation.
May flatten, pierce, stamp, drill, or chamfer work pieces.
May remove burrs, sharp edges, rust, or scale from workpieces.
Assembles and/or sorts workpieces.
Performs minor machine maintenance such as oiling machines, dies, or workpieces.
Performs own material handling and lifting of tote pans.
Reports job operations/activities on daily labor ticket and count slips.
Is responsible for the quality of product produced from operations they perform.
Keeps assigned area clean and organized at all times.
Performs other related work as required.