Coating And Embossing Unit Operator Job Description Sample
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The primary purpose of this position is to design, layout, decorate signs for inside and exterior use, execute freehand, mechanical lettering and various production techniques such as silk screen priming application of reflective sheeting, and lettering with machines in applying a variety of graphic arts techniques in performing functions requiring skill in lettering.
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Applies a variety of graphic arts techniques, including freehand, mechanical lettering, and silk screen printing to produce signs, posters, and displays for inside and exterior use
Plans and lays out work from blueprints, sketches, drawings, specifications, and work orders in designing and decorating signs for inside and exterior use
Prepares various surfaces to receive paint or reflective sheeting by mechanically and chemically removing old paint and rust, filling cracks, sanding, and applying fillers and base coats
Mixes or blends pigments with oil, thinners, and other ingredients to obtain a paint or other surface coating mixture and applies paint, ink, or reflective sheeting
Uses and maintains various types of brushes and hand and power tools
Utilizes safety practices and procedures following established safety rules and regulations and maintains a safe and clean work environment
- Job family (Series)
4104 Sign Painting
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
U.S. Citizenship Required
Males must be registered for Selective Service, see www.sss.gov
Recruitment incentives not authorized
This posn is subject to provisions of the DoD Priority Placement Program
Disclosure of Political Appointments
Shift work may be required
May be required to work other than normal duty hours, which may include evenings, weekends, and/or holidays
The work may require the employee to drive a motor vehicle. An appropriate, valid driver's license may be required for the position
Exposure to toxic paints, chemicals, or other hazards may require occupationnl health examinations
PCS travel and relocations will not be paid
Pre-employment physical is required
This is a TEMP position NTE Aug 2019
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants will be rated in accordance with the OPM Qualification Standard Handbook X-118C for the WG-4100 Painting And Paperhanging Family. Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most blue-collar positions, you must meet any screen-out element listed, and show through experience and training that you possess the quality level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position at the level for which you are applying. Qualification requirements emphasis is on the quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time.
The screen out element for this position is ability to do the work of the position without more than normal supervision.
JOB ELEMENTS: Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas:
1.Knowledge of safety rules and regulations to include regulations pertaining to hazardous waste management.
2.Skill in devising silk screens, stencils, templates, or paper patterns to reproduce designs or shapes; applying a variety of graphic arts techniques such as freehand, mechanical lettering, and silk screen printing to produce signs, posters, and displays; and the fundamentals of lettering, spacing, and layout
3.Skill in using and maintaining a variety of brushes and tools such as sanders, scrapers, embossing or poster machines; varitype or other composing machines; engraving tools: drafting tools; lettering pens; spray-gun; saws; paper cutters; projectors; cameras with vacuum tables; or hand or semiautomatic squeegee
4.Ability to read and interpret blueprints, sketches, manuals for traffic signs, type alphabets, or directives on formats
5.Ability to clean and fill surfaces and prepare them to receive paint or reflective sheeting
6.Knowledge of blending and mixing various pigments. primers, and thinners and drying qualities and gloss characteristics of paints, including bulletin oil and varnish types
Work requires continual movement of hand and arm, standing reaching and bending, as well as lifting materials up to 10 pounds. Occasionally, some projects may require heavier effort in doing tasks such as erecting signs or displays, kneeling to letter vehicles and equipment, climbing ladders, or working from scaffolding. May be required to handle items weighing up to 40 pounds.
Work is performed indoors in adequately lighted and heated shops, although some is performed outdoors in good weather. Some outdoor projects may require work near moving vehicles and exposure to the possibility of falls. Subject to the possibility of cuts, bruises, and irritation of eyes and skin from exposure to fumes, solvents, or paints
PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.
VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Technical Manager, Tissue
We at Resolute are a diverse group of individuals who possess a wide variety of skills. Here, we believe that giving you the ability to maximize your potential without constraint is key to our shared success.
Our Calhoun location in Tennessee, United States is currently seeking talent to fill the position of Technical Manager, Tissue. This job is permanent, full-time. The preferred starting date would be 01/03/2018.
Position Title: Technical Services Manager – Tissue Business
Reports to: General Manager
The Technical Services Manager provides technical process expertise and guidance and quality support to all internal and external customers for the tissue business. Additionally, the Tech Services Manager must recognize opportunities for process improvement and develop them to completion.
The Technical Services Manager will provide technically focused process and quality information and analyses to internal and external customers. The incumbent will also provide broader levels of support for specific short-term needs mill-wide. As the tissue business grows, the Tech Services Lead will perform a larger scope of duties as outlined in following sections under "Major Accountabilities."
The scope of the position will include frequent contact with all departments and levels of the organization. The Tech Services Manager is not assigned to specific process areas, except to the extent that the individual works with and supports various Process Management Teams.
This position will have a focus and ownership of Product benchmarking, Sales Technical Support, Product Development, Emboss Pattern Development, Packaging Specification Development
The Tech Services Manager will participate in Natural and Process Management Team activities to help teams achieve their key process goals. In addition, the Technical Services Manager is expected to perform the duties of a Management Representative on a Process Management Team.
The Tech Services Manager will oversee and coordinate laboratory and process testing and data collection. Coordination of this work may involve assistance from process and laboratory technicians, or hands-on efforts to complete the work.
This position will provide startup support and facilitate technical training for the tissue business.
Provide process and quality information and/or analyses to internal and external customers.
Manage implementation of new process equipment and chemistries.
Manage all aspects of trials, including: vendor/technology selection, safety training, financial analysis, risk mitigation, objectives and goals development, testing and data collection, and detailed communications.
Write or obtain routine and special technical reports and analyses.
Present new technologies and their applicability to tissue business processes.
Work efficiently with software applications, computer models, and control algorithms.
Apply appropriate tools and statistics for process analysis (including use of SPC).
Product benchmarking serves two primary purposes; a) provide data to sales on current potential customers' products, and b) keep up to date on industry trends in quality to ensure a competitive position in the marketplace.
Overseeing an ISO compliant laboratory, with temperature and humidity control to standard conditions. Extensive testing is required to define not only sheet quality but roll build and product uniformity.
Develop test methods that are specific to the tissue business; for example, the current TAPPI caliper test will not suffice for tissue. For example, laser profilometry would be a more reliable measurement.
Sales Technical Support
Sales will at times require technical support when visiting customers to resolve quality concerns, or when visiting new customers to describe our products in relation to their current supply.
Continual development of product quality to remain competitive, especially since many premium quality tissue manufacturers are using eucalyptus for bath grades. This will encompass trialing new coating chemistries, softener chemistries, sheet layering design, refiner operation optimization, etc.
Mill trials, as well as pilot trials, will need to be designed and evaluated. Evaluation of pulp quality in relation to tissue quality in alignment with the new digester furnish.
Converting rewinder operation understanding to set specifications for base sheet quality which will convert effectively into final product specifications. Tests for roll firmness need to be developed and algorithms created which use base sheet caliper and basis weight, and finished roll diameter, sheet count, and firmness.
Build and maintain relationships with industry chemical suppliers to keep abreast of new developments
Emboss pattern development
Understanding of current technology for embossing roll designs to minimize sheet strength loss (which implies less refining energy during base sheet manufacture). Emboss patterns will need development, trials run and testing done to prove designs.
Packaging specification development
Packaging specifications need to be developed to minimize poly wrap caliper and reduce costs, evaluate print quality, etc.
Must have a degree in Chemical Engineering or Pulp & Paper Science/Technology or equivalent.
A minimum of ten years pulp & paper process engineering experience
Must be competent to work with software applications, computer models, and control algorithms.
Must be able to work in a team-based management environment with minimal supervision.
Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills are required.
Must be self-managed, with the ability to work with cross-functional team.
Be part of the change. Be part of a dynamic team.
We are a global leader in the forest products industry offering an energetic and safe work environment with opportunities and challenges that will help develop your skills. We are more than 8,000 employees in Canada, the United States and various other international locations.
We are looking for employees with the experience and expertise to improve our efficiency, increase our long-term profitability and deliver first-class products and services to our customers. And you, what are you looking for?
We are a company writing a new story for itself in a rapidly changing industry. We have made important inroads to ensure our viability and to be an environmental supplier of choice. Come take part of our history and be part of the change!
How are we building the Resolute of the future?
Find out in our Annual Report, available at resolutefp.com/publications.
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