South Shore Millwork is New England's premier, luxury architectural millwork provider. We serve the high-end residential and commercial construction markets, and we specialize in custom millwork projects. All of our work is produced in our newly expanded woodwork shop, located in Norton, Massachusetts.
Are you looking for something interesting to do?
Do you want to have more flexibility and learn more skills while you work?
Would you like to work in an amazing shop that is 100% solar powered, is climate controlled and even has a dust collection system?
South Shore Millwork may be just what you are looking for...
We are currently seeking an experienced Moulder / Machine Operator to add to our team!
Sets up and operates moulder to plane, shape, and groove wood stock: Reads blueprint, drawing or stock list and examines pattern shape to determine molder setup procedures and type wood stock to be cut.
Functions and Responsibilities:
Sets up and operates variety of woodworking machinery.
Studies blueprints or drawings of articles to be constructed, determines stock lists or can work off of stock list.
Selects and installs cutting heads on machine according to pattern to be cut and inserts and bolts specified knives in slots of cutter heads already in machine, using wrenches and gauges.
Positions pattern on moulder and turns hand wheel to adjust cutting knives flush with pattern.
Removes pattern and turns hand wheel to adjust guides, pressure bars, and table levels according to depth, position of cuts, and stock dimensions.
Starts machine, places stock on feed table, and turns hand wheels to press feed rollers against stock for feeding stock through machine or inserts stock into hopper of automatic feed mechanism that carries stock through machine.
Inspects stock being cut to determine defects.
Verifies dimensions of cut material, using gauges, rule, or caliper.
Accurately hand mills lumber according to specific requirements indicated
Responsible for all Material Tickets pulled/returned.
Accurately pulls stock according to board feet and wood type
Maintenance of molder and performance of repairs
Accurately cuts and trims lumber ensuring appropriate pattern
Inspects equipment and tools for wear and tear and reports condition found to the appropriate personnel
Performs additional tasks and related duties as directed
Skills and Requirements:
Understanding and adherence to safety practices and procedures followed in woodworking manufacturing
Requires Forklift Certification (may be obtained internally)
Ability to utilize hand-held woodworking power tools
Ability to follow verbal and/or written instructions
Ability to initiate and complete projects with limited supervision.
Ability to work and interact well with co-workers and other SSM staff and vendors.
Requires the ability to exercise judgment and decisiveness
Ability to lift and carry moderate to heavy objects of 50lbs independently
Ability to stand or walk for prolonged periods of time
Requires the ability to operate, maneuver and/or control the actions of equipment, machinery, tools, and/or materials used in performing essential functions
Education and Experience Required:
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