Coater Operator Job Description Sample
Journeyman Litho Coater Operator
This person will be responsible for set up and operation of the Wagner Spot Coater and KBA Coater. This position is an hourly non-exempt position, subject to overtime. This position reports to the Lithography Manager. This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for assigned production schedule.
Responsible for set up and operation of coater line.
Train and direct personnel assigned to the coater line.
Adjust and check oven setting thermal and U.V., to assure proper bake.
Report mechanical problems.
Must wash up and change over the coater with the aid of the Stacker Operator.
Change coater roller with the aid of the Stacker Operator.
Maintain and lubricate equipment.
Responsible for startup, adjustment and shutdown of LTG oven.
Make minor mechanical repairs.
- Travel is required as needed for this position
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Better than average mechanical ability.
QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must have basic computer skills.
Must have the ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English.
Must have the ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.
Must be capable of lifting 60lbs frequently.
Main purpose of job
Work as part of a two-person team that operates a coater / laminator, which applies resins to mica paper and other webs to produce electrical insulating materials that meet product and / or customer specifications.
Obtaining a product that complies with technical and quality standards.
Key duties and responsibilities
- Ability to lift 70 lbs.
- Work all shifts and reasonable amount of overtime, including weekends to meet customer needs.
- Follow process and special instruction for machine set-up, load raw materials, log material usages during operation, maintain production report, log machine run settings and adjusting the equipment per feedback from the QC department. Understand and use control charts.
- Maintain production standards in terms of scrap and efficiencies.
- Visually inspect material for defects, insert appropriate flags, correct as needed and report problems to the supervisor.
- Checks equipment for needed adjustments or repairs; Corrects as necessary or reports problems to the supervisor to initiate a repair request.
- Maintain good housekeeping on and around the equipment. This is an ongoing function that can be performed while the equipment is in operation.
- Informs the next shift regarding all activities that are underway and parameters that need to be followed.
- Supervises the equipment at all time; does not leave the workplace without the consent of his superior.
- Prepares materials and equipment necessary to perform the manufacturing process according to the guidelines of the product ensuring that they meet quality conditions.
- Performs checks on the flow described in the manufacturing prescription; if the results do not comply takes corrective actions.
- Reduce material scrap
Completes production reports, data entry on the computer, process sheets identification tags and other records as required
SUMMARY: Perform duties to set up and operate department coating machinery to coat and/or laminate roll stock in accordance with customer specifications, product specifications and shop orders.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed. Coat and/or laminate as instructed by Lead Operator and outlined on shop orders, standard operating procedures, and work instructions.
Review shop orders and process specifications to determine materials required, quantity and product dimensions, and machine set-up. Complete a requisition for delivery of raw or WIP materials by material-handlers. General Coating Functions:
Ability to read shop orders, material part numbers, and weekly product schedule. Setup ? Align and load material roll on unwind shaft and thread material through machine according to SOP. Unload rolls from the machine and move to appropriate staging area.
Clean and set-up wet-end equipment (coating head, pump and filters) as needed and monitor and make process/equipment as needed. Identify coating defects and make corrective action to eliminate the defect. Operate the wet end control panel.
Follow safety rules and keep work area in a clean and orderly condition. Set up pump, tote, hose, liner and adhesive according to work order requirements. Handling Hazardous Waste and following procedures.
Operate Forklift and Safety procedures.
Operate Hoist and Safety procedures. PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS Effective written and verbal communication skills Good listening techniques Pleasant, positive attitude Team player/interact well with others Organized Time management Flexible Customer oriented QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Minimum requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent and skilled at weights and measures. Six months of previous manufacturing experience.
LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing. Ability to communicate well in English and follow work instructions.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to use basic mathematics, common fractions and decimals. OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES:
Should know how to use tape measure and know how to drive forklift. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
This job is critical to the quality of the Morgan Advanced Materials treated family of products. It entails operating a variety of equipment and controlling a number of special processes. Much of the quality assurance relies on following exact procedures and thorough documentation of process conditions/results. The successful candidate will display good housekeeping traits in addition to being able to organize his/her own work for maximum effectiveness.
Job Duties include, but are not limited to:
1. Monitoring properties of treat solutions and adjusting to within specification.
2. Loading parts into bins/furnaces and performing vacuum impregnation processes.
3. Manufacturing treat formulations from training and work instructions.
4. Racking treated materials in preparation for oven curing.
5. Logging and proper clocking of treated parts.
6. Loading, unloading, and startup of curing ovens and furnaces.
7. Un-racking treated material at the completion of the treat/cure process.
8. Performing quality checks on products and processes.
9. Coordinating material flow through treat department to satisfy priorities and maximize throughput.
10. Inspection of treat processes.
Physical Demands / Work Environment
Constant exposure to indoor manufacturing environment
Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
Constant exposure to moderate noise
Constantly stand and walk throughout the workday
Frequently reach with hands and arms; use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel material
Constant use of hands/fingers to grasp, pinch, pull, feel, or handle and manipulate parts and tools
Frequent repetitive motions
Constant requirement of specific vision abilities including close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to focus.
Constantly wear eye and foot protection (Industry standard safety equipment is provided by the Company)
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Machine Operator / Coater
- 1st shift $14/hr+
- Additional raise after 90 days based upon performance
- 40 hours plus overtime as required
- Health Care (company pays 80% of the premium)
- 401(k) automatic 3% company contribution
- Paid uniforms
We are looking for a Machine Operator with prior experience:
- Setting up and operating production machinery
- Making fine adjustments and quality checks
- Using micrometers and rulers
- Being detail-oriented
- Operating forklifts and chain hoists
- Lifting 75lbs and standing for 8 hours
- EXPERIENCE WITH COATING OPERATIONS IS A PLUS
This person must be responsible to continuously communicate with maintenance and production management on the status of the equipment and daily production. In addition, the Machine Operator must be able to train and instruct an Assistant.
Lift Truck Operator II - Coater - Antioch
Overview Mohawk Industries is the leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Bigelow, Daltile, Durkan, Karastan, Lees, Marazzi, Mohawk, Pergo, Unilin, Quick-Step and IVC. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States. Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.
EOE MINORITIES / FEMALES / PROTECTED VETERANS / DISABLED
Perform lift truck checklist
Transport Rolls by lift truck
From trailer to bins
From bins to sew on staging table
From Roll Up to DC buggy
Load out trailer with carpet being sent to different location
Unload secondary backing off trailer
Load out cores going to another location.
Must be able to Read & Write English
Must be able to pass eye exam
Must have or be able to obtain lift truck certification
Must have ability to mount & dismount lift truck repeatedly
Must have or be willing to learn computer skills (AS400)
Low Observable Coater - Speciality Painter
This occupation requires robotic and manual application of special technology coatings to produce aircraft, parts and assemblies with low-observable characteristics. Reads and interprets laboratory, engineering and manufacturing process specifications and plans sequence of operations for finish applications on low-observable aircraft, parts, assemblies and test articles.
Determines methods, tools, operations and sequences necessary to apply, rework, or repair aircraft structural coatings and finishes requiring ingenuity in developing new procedures or in deviating from standard practices to meet special requirements. Sets up robotic coating application equipment by loading programs, initializing robots and positioning parts/assemblies to be finished. Operates robotic coating application systems, recognizing problems and initiating corrective action as required.
Sets up and operates the Laser Projection System, utilizing existing programs, for the purpose of creating sub-assembly material kits and projecting mask lines on parts. Sets up and operates manual application equipment to apply both special technology and traditional coatings when so assigned. Performs preliminary process preparations such as removing/reinstalling panels and assemblies, cleaning, and hand or machine surface finishing when so assigned.
Mixes coatings to specified proportions, verifying physical properties of mix such as viscosity and temperature as required. Working to exacting tolerances, applies coatings to specified thicknesses and surface texture. When so assigned, may fill gaps, blend steps and mask layouts in accordance with sketches, blueprints or verbal instructions.
Tests and measures coating thicknesses both in process and when fully cured. Hand or machine finishes coated surfaces and details artifacts such as tapered edges. Develops overlays and performs first run bonding operations.
Uses geometry to cut raw-stock materials prior to bonding operations. Applies films and decals. Sets up and operates micro-processor controlled coating chambers monitoring humidity, temperature and pressure to ensure proper application of special technology coatings.
Works closely with authorized liaison personnel, to suggest or develop repair and/or maintenance procedures to be performed during routine maintenance operations or in the field, to assure maintainability of design requirements when coatings or finishes become damaged or worn during the life of the aircraft. When so assigned, assists other personnel during radar cross section testing to identify and resolve low-observable problems. May perform rework where coatings must be moved/reapplied.
Cleans equipment as required. Basic Qualifications Ability to set up and operate robotic coating application equipment; to work with exceptional detail and to exacting tolerances as typically required on special technology vehicle exteriors. Requires a thorough knowledge of surface finishing, coating and applique techniques associated with low-observable technology.
Ability to use all necessary equipment to obtain the desired results. Ability to work interactively with a wide variety of other personnel to produce products with low-observable characteristics. Knowledge of shop mathematics including decimals, fractions and geometry.
A candidate is required to have the following minimum level of experience or training: Completion of the one-year (or earlier as determined by performance) Special Technology Finisher/Coater Trainee, 381-3 Program. OR Two years of similar outside experience which would include the application, hand and/or machine finishing of aircraft components, parts and fine details such as contours and tapers.
NOTES: 1. The ability to perform basic computer skills will be required in order to operate computer controlled paint robots. 2. Must have documented evidence of ability to read and interpret complex assembly and installation blueprints. 3.
Must possess active Security Clearance(s) as required by the respective program. Desired skills
Previous coatings experience
5 years experience as a Low observable coater
Previous F-22 or F-35 coatings experience As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.
*Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
- Job Location(s): Marietta Georgia
Requirements for this position: Our client in Pinellas Park is looking for 6 LO Coaters Have the ability to prepare aircraft surfaces, mask, prime and apply finish coatings to exterior surfaces. Prepare and apply material for aerodynamic smoothing and flushness.
Able to accurately cut materials to specific dimensions and bond to specified surfaces within exact tolerances. Must be able to interpret blueprints, process specifications, knowledge of basic shop mathematics and follow complex application procedures. Mask complex configurations.
Have the technique to apply prime and finishing materials to correct thicknesses and use proper measuring inspection equipment to verify. Mix material including primers, top coats, sealants and fillers to correct ratios. Make patterns, cut and bond materials to contoured surfaces. *Experience to interpret blueprints is required. *Experience with Sanding and Masking complex configurations is required. *Experience with LO Coating is required.
Low Observable Aircraft Structural Maintenance experience to include: • Evaluate, install, remove and repair low observable coatings. • Repair, modify and fabricate aircraft, metal, plastic, composite, advanced composite, LO and bonded structural parts and components. • Assemble and repair using special fasteners and adhesives • Ability to prep, apply coatings and bond materials to metal or composite parts. •Ability to mitre, blend, smooth, treat and finish parts to meet flushness and engineering requirements. •Mix material including primers, top coats, sealants and fillers to correct ratios. •Make patterns, cut and bond materials to contoured surfaces. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.
Powder Coater – Finisher: We are looking for an individual who is reliable, hard worker, and takes pride in powder coating and finishing very high-end, artistic products that will be displayed in very visible, public places like skyscrapers in New York, offices in Google, Nintendo, and other high-profile places. We prefer someone who has previous powder coating and finishing experience, but we will gladly consider you if you are reliable, positive, and a hard worker. This position will perform a variety of responsibilities within the finishing department, including hanging products, washing with a power washer, powder coating, sandblasting, and applying a patina finish with chemicals. This is a career position and not just a job. It is also a full-time, hourly position. Shift: 3:30pm - 12am, Monday through Friday Benefits: Medical Insurance Dental Insurance 401(k) with Company match Paid Time Off Holiday Pay
How to Apply: Apply to this posting and call Jeff at 801-784-5450
Powder Coater And TIG Welder
We are seeking a Powder Coater who can also do TIG Welding to become an integral part of our team! The Welder will use specialized equipment to weld and assemble new metal forms.
- Perform all aspects of the coating process
- Loading trays for wash coating/metal coating
- Loading/unloading ovens and must follow Lead person direction/ training
- Manufacture and fabricate finished metal products
- Install and repair various equipment and components
- Follow blueprints to meet product specifications
- Calculate material measurements to verify specifications
- Conduct tests to evaluate weld quality and tolerance
- Must pass general coating testing before hiring and also work within ACC job level system
- Ability to stand/sit for long periods of time
- Previous experience in welding, manufacturing, or other related fields
- Familiarity with welding tools and procedures
- Familiarity with engineering blueprints and schematics
- Ability to handle physical workload
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