Casting Machine Operator Automatic Job Description Sample
Machine Operator- Automatic Finishing Operator
Work individually or with a team to operator various automatic coating, printing and packaging machinery for saw blades.
Select work according to priority.
Operate, adjust and maintain coating, printing and packaging machinery.
Perform requisite quality checks and appropriate action based on results.
Report production data to supervision.
Report faulty equipment or materials to supervision.
Move product between various workstations or inventories.
Identify priorities and move between various coating, printing or packaging workstations accordingly, including those in other departments.
Maintain inventory accuracy as well as the cleanliness and organization of the work area.
Continuously improve personal and team performance.
Communicate problems, solutions and other information to coworkers, including those on other shifts.
Follow all safety guidelines.
Perform other similar or related duties as assigned or directed
Demanding, fast-paced position resulting from deadline pressures, simultaneous competing demands and changing priorities.
Knowledge of charts, specifications, and micrometers
1-2 years experience preferred
Use of numbers including decimals
Light physical effort required, equivalent to lifting, pushing, pulling 5 to 25 pounds
Must be in current position for at least two years (exceptions under discretion of
Supervisor and HR department)
Hours: (1) Tue - Sat (1) Sun-Thur 5:00 pm-5:00 am
(2) X/O 5a-5p (1) Sun-Thur 5a-5p
Automatic Silkscreen Machine Operator 1
Evaluate work order and plan accordingly
Setup and run equipment according to prescribed safe, efficient and productive procedures
Check work through the run to assure quality
Provide subsequent operations with sufficient job related information to insure those operations can be accomplished satisfactorily
Balfour is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Automatic Assembly Machine Set-Up Specialist 3Rd Shift
As an Automatic Assembly Machine Set-upSpecialist, you will setup, operate, and maintain the automatic assemblymachines. Perform required quality inspections on parts and make adjustmentswhen necessary. Execute preventative maintenance on a required basis. May alsowork in other assembly areas when time is available. Visually inspect parts asprocessed.
Job Duties/Responsibilitiesmay include, but are not limited to:
Verifies components and make tags when jobbing onto operation.
Identify tooling and equipment necessary to perform assigned operation.
Follow start up and shut down procedures on all equipment, monitor and adjustequipment as necessary and record same.
Utilize the bulk issue process and the movement and flow of material in orderto meet customer expectations.
Maintain records relating to production, downtime, quality, maintenance,etc.
Ensure that all quality standards are met by visually inspecting work and/orwith measuring devices.
Recognize operating irregularities and machine malfunctions and makecorrections or notify the proper person to correct.
Perform rework as necessary.
Perform machine set-up as required.
Instruct and train assigned operators on work tasks, safety procedures,proper use of equipment and the importance of performing to CQMS QualitySystem( ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 quality standards)
Perform preventative maintenance on equipment as required.
Meet or exceed production requirements or notify Team Lead or Manager ofreason for deviation from standards.
Work safely at all times and comply with safety regulations regarding the useof protective equipment and devices.
Keep work area, equipment, machines, etc. clean and orderly at alltimes.
Perform necessary computer transactions in various computer applications andsoftware programs.
Offer suggestions for improving productivity, process, safety, or workenvironment
Perform other miscellaneous job assignments and related functions as directedby Team Lead, Manager or other designated person.
Must perform as a team member with the willingness and attitude to work withothers to resolve problems. Must also maintain a good working relationship withothers within the organization.
1-3 years of manufacturing experience
Beginner level of proficiency reading blueprints and specifications
Beginner level of proficiency using variety of precision measuring instruments
Top Candidates Will Also Have:
Ability to troubleshoot mechanical problems.
Ability to work independently
Ability to effectively communicate with others
Full time with benefits
Relocation assistance is not offered for this position
Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers
Please ensure you frequently check the email account you provided on your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method in our recruiting process.
Elwood Staffing Pottstown is currently hiring for Automatic Operators in the Gilbertsville, PA area!
Entry Level position
Quality check of flags
Operating Machine to adhere flags unto wooden stick
Following policies and safety regulations
Must be able to work in a fast paced environment and meet daily goals in a team environment
Other requirements of the role include:
Must be able to lift up to 50lbs or more
Must be able to be on your feet for entire shift
Must be able to work mandatory overtime
1304 E. High St.
Pottstown, PA 19464
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The Casting Operator is tasked with assisting the Production Supervisor with achieving all established safety, environmental, quality, production and financial goals on a facility-wide basis. Individual should be well rounded and able to perform many of the different tasks associated with running the facility as a Casting Operator, Baghouse Operator, Battery Breaker, Aqua Refining Operator, and/or shipping and receiving functions.
Heavy lifting throughout a 12-hour shift.
Continuous movement while wearing respirator and proper personal protective equipment (PPE).
Perform job duties in high temperatures.
Control burners and install adjusters.
- Continuously removing dried-up waist from top of lead that is accumulated during oxidation.
Install pipes for casting line.
Set speed for pumps.
Stamp the lead.
Stacking and banding.
Moving product to finish goods.
- Proven ability to recognize safety as the organization's highest priority. Able to follow all department and plant safety and health rules. Wear all safety equipment required such as respirators, safety glasses, metatarsal boots, gloves, face shields and hearing protection.
- Balance team and individual responsibilities; exhibit objectivity and openness to others' views; give and welcome feedback; contribute to building a positive team spirit; support everyone's efforts to succeed.
- Background that is committed to developing and maintaining a work culture that breeds trust in fellow employee and commitment to contributing to the success of the company as outlined in the organizations mission statement.
The ability to operate mobile equipment in a safe manner.
- Develop alternative solutions; work well in group problem solving situations; use reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
Knowledgeable of baghouse procedures. Know and observe proper standard operation procedures (SOP) for operations of the baghouse and scrubber. Know and understand all startup/shutdown operations and malfunctions SOP for baghouse cells, fans, scrubbers, dampers, bag changes and shakers.
Possess good working knowledge of casting and the hazards associated with the casting process.
Able to carry out duties without supervision for periods of time.
Able to use knowledge of system to solve problems and maintain operations.
- Focus on solving conflict, not blaming; maintain confidentiality; Keep emotions under control; remain open to others' ideas.
- Oral Communication
- Speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; respond well to questions.
- Written Communication
- Write clearly and informatively; able to read and interpret written information.
- Treat people with respect; work ethically and with integrity; uphold organizational values.
- Organizational Support
- Follow policies and procedures; support organization's goals and values.
- Approach others in a tactful manner; react well under pressure; treat others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position.
- Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
- Is consistently at work and on time.
Able to work any shift.
- Commit to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.
- Display original thinking and creativity; meet challenges with resourcefulness; generate suggestions for improving work; develop innovative approaches and ideas.
- Able to lift up to 50 pounds and stand for extended periods.
- Up to one month related experience in a manufacturing environment or equivalent combination of work and training.
CategoryLaborers and HelpersFunctionManufacturing
Who We Are:
Ball Corporation, since its founding in 1880, has evolved and expanded from its humble beginnings as a manufacturer of wood-jacketed tin cans into the global manufacturing leader it is today. From the development of innovative metal packaging to the beverage, food and consumer goods markets to delivering proven instruments, sensors and spacecraft to the aerospace and defense industries, Ball's unmatched expertise and global reach ensure that no matter our customers' mission, we are there to help them achieve it.
Since the aerosol can revolutionized consumer products in the 1940s, Ball has refined and improved the technology to suit today's needs. We recently developed a new metal alloy that reduces the weight of our aluminum aerosol cans by as much as 15%. We also breathed new air into aerosol technology with the introduction of our next generation of tinplate aerosol packaging, which is helping us meeting and exceed our customers' growing expectations.
Metal food packaging has set the standard for freshness and preservation for well over a century, and we continue to push boundaries and innovate in this sector. What excites us most is the sustainability advantages that metal packaging provides. It is one of the most environmentally friendly and economical forms of packaging.
With the help of our 18,450 talented employees around the world, Ball will continue to revolutionize our industries, serve our customers, and put the right people, processes and partners in place to help us achieve our vision and create long-term value for all our shareholders.
Ball is a Lean/SixSigma environment.
The Verona plant became part of Ball's metal food & household products packaging division, Americas, in 2010 when Ball acquired Neuman Aluminum. The plant originally opened in 1986 and manufacturers approximately 24,500 metric tons of aluminum discs (slugs) for impact extrusion annually.
The plant is located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, surrounded by the Blue Ridge and Allegheny Mountains. Within a short drive of the State and Nation's Capital there is plenty to do and see whether it be culture related activities, great dinning or enjoying the mountains, streams and lakes.
Primary Purpose of Position:
Employee is responsible for banding, racking, and moving coils and transporting them to storage. Employee must be able to operate the controls at the coiler table. Employee is responsible for relieving at the wheel; including monitoring quality, controlling the flow of molten metal from the furnace to the wheel where it cools and is processed.
Essential Functions and
Complies with established job safety practices, policies and procedures as specified in plant and corporate directives for the safe performance of the work assignment.
Supports and follows the guidelines of the food safety system.
Feed and band coils; take coils off coiler and band.
Monitor degasser for proper working condition, clean every 15 minutes.
Assure Chlorine and Argon tanks are filled to the proper level. Replace tanks when empty.
Check/monitor slab/strip for cracks, blisters, oxides, or other visible damage/defects.
Make sure that all dross in aluminum is taken out by skimming.
Check speed and rotation of degasser shaft; allow metal to run through degasser.
Open furnace and allow molten aluminum to exit through tap hole.
Control rate of metal to fill small tilt furnaces; skim/scrape tilt furnaces.
Monitor metal as it enters the wheel and cools; clean and examine belt and wheel.
Complete wheel/belt sheet including belt condition, spray/sand belt/wheel, and temperature.
Any other tasks as assigned by management including; assisting management in the training of new employees.
Regular, consistent and on-time attendance is required.
Establishes and maintains effective work relationships within the department, the division, the group, and the company. Includes ability to handle stress and to interact with others so as to establish and maintain a positive and productive work environment and minimize personal conflicts.
Required to work assigned schedule or 12-hour shifts, rotating days and nights, Monday through Sunday, working hours may vary as specified by management. Incumbent must be able to work overtime on a regular basis and/or be on call as directed by management.
Regular and predictable attendance is required between the assigned start and end times of work.
Performs duties without posing a direct threat to anyone or to property. Direct threat is defined as a significant risk of substantial harm that cannot be eliminated or reduced to an acceptable level by reasonable accommodation.
Assures and maintains safe and healthful working conditions while enforcing safety rules and regulations.
Broad training in a related field usually acquired through high school education or equivalent.
Working knowledge of the following areas:
Basic reading, writing, and math skills required.
Must adhere to all guidelines as required by OSHA.
Experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment.
Manufacturing environment - may be dirty, dusty, and loud.
Employees will work around moving machinery.
Employees will spend the majority of their time standing, sitting and/or walking.
Must be able to withstand high temperatures; required lifting may be 55 Lbs.
Employees are expected to be on time each day that they are scheduled.Ability to apply standard evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria.
Works in a manufacturing environment.
This position is exposed to occupational hazards, including but not limited to, high noise levels, physical obstacles, exposure to chemicals, etc.
Must wear appropriate safety glasses, hearing protection, clothing, and footwear in appropriate areas and follow safety practices.
Works in confined area(s).
Relocation for this position is NOT Available
Ball Corporation offers comprehensive benefits packages, including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, ESPP, and retirement plans.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans.
Investment Casting Operator I (602228)
Completes basic operations using such equipment as wax molds, soldering gun, cut off wheels and automated machinery. Adheres to safety guidelines.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities1.Assembles or prepares product and product components.
2.Completes well defined tasks with moderate supervision.
3.Monitors product quality and takes corrective action per established protocols.
4.Operates within well-defined operating procedures and department standards.
5.Visually inspects finished products for defects.
6.Communicates within a work cell to exchange information.
7.Performs operations to inspect or assemble parts, components, or finished product.
8.Maintains product quality and meets production standards.
9.Performs basic cleaning and maintenance on machines.
10.Completes documentation of operations and quantities completed.
11.Performs other tasks as directed by Management.
Expected Areas of Competence•Reads and interprets documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Proficient use of thread gauges. Adds, subtracts, multiplies and divides in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Minimal direct decision-making responsibility. Advises the Department Supervisor, or designee, of special concerns as they arise. Carries out detailed written or oral instructions. Deals with problems involving concrete variables in standardized situation
Education/Experience Requirements•Requires a high school education or equivalent and a minimum of six months experience in a foundry environment working in cutoff, snag or forming capacity.
- Prior inspection or manufacturing experience preferred.
Additional InformationEOE M/W/Vet/Disability
Foundry Casting Processor (1St Shift)
Eaton Crouse-Hinds in Syracuse, New York is looking for a Foundry Casting Processor to work first shift in our Iron Foundry department.
Perform a wide variety of duties throughout the foundry areas following standard procedures and/or work instructions.
Duties involve transporting materials, castings and/or equipment with either a fork truck or payloader.
Use a variety of rough grinding equipment, portable hand power tools and bench grinders as necessary to remove parting lines, gates, riser, flash and other surface defects as prescribed.
Change own small inspect grinding wheels or bits or dress wheels as necessary according to job requirement or when worn, place prescribed wheel or abrasive belt on machine or select wheels or belts within narrow limits.
Operate other power equipment to cut sprues, gates, risers and runners.
Operate bandsaw and change blade as required. Operate power vac, repair ladles, dump and shakeout molds, hook off and shovel castings, etc.
Setup and operate automatic molding machines as assigned and/or following work instructions. Operate shot blast cleaning equipment.
Fill small cavities with lab metal and smooth.
Patch surface imperfections within Q.C. standards and operate automatic floor sweeper.
Perform minor maintenance duties such as tightening loose parts (spray nozzles, etc.), replacing parts (sprues, etc.), clean assigned work area.
Detect and report all defective materials; refer questionable cases to proper supervision. Follow prescribed or standard safety regulations.
High school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate geographic area of Syracuse, NY will be considered for this position
Minimum one year experience in a manufacturing environment
Strong attention to detail; usually repetitive work or diversified operations requiring constant alertness or activity
Minimum one year experience working in a foundry environment
Ability to read, write, add, subtract and follow instructions; includes the use and reading of fixed gauges, and other instruments not requiring interpretation.
Strong attention to detail; usually repetitive work or diversified operations requiring constant alertness or activity
Moderate physical effort equivalent to continuous light, frequent average, or occasional heavy manual effort manual effort applied various ways in performance of various job duties.
Machine Operator III - Fin Machine Operator
Ensuring Chart's Success…
Chart's manufacturing group is critical to building our products on time and of the highest quality to our customers. The Machine Operator III will work towards our production goals along with peers through the direction of lead man, shift supervisor, and plant manager.
What Your Day-to-Day Activities Will Be…
Candidates will have be running McElroy and Happy fin tube machines
Reads, interprets drawings and written instruction applicable to specific machining process.
Performs set-up and operation as required without supervision.
Performs all required measurements.
Capable of required tool selection for required task.
Trains, or assists in training new employees.
Can safely operate overhead or jib type cranes and rigging.
Performs all non-electrical preventative maintenance as indicated by supervision for specific machinery.
Adhere to all safety guidelines and policies.
Other duties as assigned.
Your Professional Experience Should Be…
- The ability to reading a tape measure as well as blue prints.
Your Education Should Be…
- High School Diploma or Equivalent Work Experience
Your Physical Work Environment Will Require…
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:
Standing for prolonged periods of time.
Occasional repetitive lifting up to 60 lbs as regular daily activities necessitate.
Handle or feel objects.
Tools or controls and talk or hear.
The employee is occasionally required to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
Chart Industries is an equal opportunity employer.
Machine Operator Entry - VMC Cell Operator - 1St Shift
Good safety, attendance, and performance record
Ablility to interpret shop blueprints
Ablility to interpret MOSs
Ability to do arithmetic and basic shop math
Use standard measuring instruments
Work with minimum supervision
Work well with others
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The Machine Operator Entry
VMC Cell Operator is required to perform each of the tasks below in a safe and timely manner. The Machine Operator Entry
VMC Cell Operator must focus on quality as well as productivity.
As the Machine Operator Entry
- VMC Cell Operator, you will:
Interpret written specs
Perform repetitive heavy lifting
Perform standard work per the quality work plans
Generate improvement ideas on a weekly basis
Participation in team based improvement activities
Activity participate in standard work revisions
Inspect parts using pin / thread gages
Position, adjust, and secure stock or work pieces against stops on chucks, vises, fixtures, or automatic feeding mechanisms
Add coolant and lubrication materials to maintain proper levels
Clean, maintain, and organize assigned area
- High School Diploma / GED
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world's largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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