Operate and maintain an extruder and roll-form that produces a product that meets customer specifications related to extrusion products.
Operate extrusion equipment, may work with a variety of materials, change and adjust operating conditions to maintain proper quality, lubricate and clean machines.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform set-ups according to instructions (and operate line within specified process parameters)
Operate a forklift
Weld steel or aluminum with an Argon welder
Maintain an up-to-date log sheet
Order raw materials
Label all extruded material
Know and produce material that meets or exceeds customer expectations
Follow all health & safety policies and procedures
Maintain good housekeeping
Perform all other duties as assigned.
Must possess the ability to read and follow instructions, good attendance, good dexterity, and eye and hand coordination. Must be mechanically inclined and extrusion processing experience preferred. Be computer literate and/or capable of obtaining the knowledge & ability to use the computer as required. Forklift operator certification or ability to pass certification. Must possess the physical characteristics and strength to assist where needed. Must successfully complete all aspects of training on the job in a timely manner. Good communication skills and attitude to succeed in a team environment. Flexibility to work overtime as required.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXERIENCE:
High school diploma or the equivalent, 1-3 years experience in a manufacturing environment, prior extrusion experience preferred.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk. The employee frequently is required to use hands, reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. May require frequent lifting of 30+ lbs...
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to machinery with moving parts typical of a manufacturing environment. May be occasionally exposed to fumes. Earplugs and safety glasses are required PPE in this area. Additional PPE may be assigned as required.
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