Compound Finisher Job Description Sample
Compound Operator (Gastonia, North Carolina, US, 28056)
Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of customers' products while reducing their environmental impact. Lubrizol produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets. These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, and additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and pharmaceuticals, and specialty materials, including plastics technology and performance coatings in the form of resins and additives.
Ensure finished compound batches are filtered to the proper package, including verification that the product is within all specifications, proper sampling, and recordkeeping.
Deliver the specified package to the scales to be used for weighing a completed batch.
Generate workplace and shipping labels from SAP to place on packaged product.
Proper selection and use of pumps, lines, hoses and filtration equipment including: inspection, cleaning, and initiating maintenance work requests for defective equipment
Make additions to a Mix Tank as requested by the Team Leader and an "A" or "B" operator; Record all additions made on the Batch Sheet and initial.
Store raw materials and finished products in an organized and safe manner
General housekeeping in process areas
Enter batch data into SAP.
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The Operator is expected to perform other reasonably related business duties as assigned by the Team Leader or management.
High school diploma or equivalent is required
"C" Operator is an entry-level position; previous experience is not required.
Job duties include lifting 55 lb. bags and climbing stairs and ladders
Must be medically fit to wear a negative pressure respirator
Basic math skills, reading comprehension, and the ability to communicate with others
Must satisfactorily complete all safety training courses as offered by management
NO RELOCATION AVAILABLE
Gastonia is part of the Charlotte metropolitan area. Charlotte is the largest city between Washington, D.C. and Dallas, Texas. Because of the ease of getting to Charlotte from anywhere in the world, it has earned the nickname "the International Gateway to the South." Charlotte is located just hours away from the beautiful Great Smoky Mountains to the west and popular beaches, including Myrtle Beach, on the Carolina coast. Whether it's arts and culture, sports and recreation, dining, shopping or nightlife & entertainment, Charlotte has it all.
Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.
Concrete Finisher (Drainage Operations)
Under general supervision, is responsible for smoothing and finishing surfaces of poured concrete floors, walls, sidewalks, inlets, retaining walls or curbs to specified textures using hand tools or power tools. May exercise functional supervision over assigned staff.
WORK LOCATION: Southwest Service Center, 6927 W. Commerce
Essential Job Functions
Directs the pouring of ready-mix concrete and the operation of automatic curb machine.
Hand finishes fresh concrete and plasters and repairs of old concrete.
Repairs old concrete structures using concrete bonding chemicals.
Prepares concrete mixtures for use in automatic curb machine.
Works from blue prints, sketches, or oral and written instructions.
Prepare estimates of project time and materials.
Assists in the building of concrete forms.
Assists in the training of crew members and helpers in the use and operation of equipment.
Performs related duties and fulfills responsibilities as required.
High school diploma or GED equivalent (recognized by the Texas Education Agency or a regional accrediting agency).
Three (3) years of experience as a journeyman concrete finisher or completion of a recognized apprenticeship program in the concrete trade.
Valid Class 'C' Texas Driver's License.
Experience in concrete finishing.
Experience building and laying concrete project forms.
Ability to read construction plans, blue prints and drawings.
Experience estimating project costs.
If selected for this position, official transcripts, diplomas, certifications and licenses must be submitted at the time of processing. Unofficial transcripts and copies of other relevant documents may be attached to the application for consideration in advance.
Please be advised that if selected for this position, information regarding employment history as it relates to the qualifications of the position will be needed for employment verification. Applicants claiming military service to meet the experience requirement for this position may attach a DD214 to the application.
Unless otherwise stated, applicants are permitted to substitute two years of related full-time experience for one year of higher education or one year of related higher education for two years of experience in order to meet the minimum requirements of the job. One year of full-time experience is defined as 30 or more hours worked per week for 12 months. One year of higher education is defined as 30 credit hours completed at an accredited college or university.
Applicants selected for employment with the City of San Antonio in this position must receive satisfactory results from pre-employment drug testing and background checks. If required for the position, a physical, motor vehicle record evaluation, and additional background checks may be conducted.
- Physical requirements include frequently lifting/carrying 50 pounds; visual acuity, speech and hearing; hand and eye coordination and manual dexterity necessary to operate two-way radio and concrete finishing equipment. Subject to walking, reaching, standing, bending and stooping to perform essential functions. Working conditions are primarily outside with frequent exposure to temperature extremes, dust, damp/wet surfaces, high noise, oily surfaces, liquid asphalt and lime.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of various types of concrete and its characteristics.
Knowledge of various methods of concrete finishing.
Knowledge of safety procedures as they apply the pouring and finishing of concrete.
Skill in utilizing all tools and equipment of the concrete finishing trade.
Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.
Ability to recognize and decide exactly when to smooth and finish concrete.
Ability to read construction plans.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with City staff and the general public.
Ability to maintain physical condition appropriate to the performance of assigned duties and responsibilities which may include heavy lifting and carrying, walking and standing for extended periods of time, bending and stooping, and operating assigned equipment.
Scientific Associate, Compound Management / Novartis - Nibr East Bay
Novartis is looking for a highly motivated individual to be a key contributor in the Compound Management Group. As a member of the CMG, the successful candidate will be responsible for fulfillment of requests for distribution of Novartis proprietary compounds, the operation and validation of associated laboratory automation systems, the preparation of Novartis proprietary compounds for shipment to other Novartis sites and external partners and management of the receipt and distribution of incoming shipments.
Perform compound management tasks such as manual transfer and weighing of compounds in powder format, compound dissolution, and preparation of compound solutions in plated formats using manual and automated systems
Perform instrument validation, document and communicate findings
Receive and triage incoming compound shipments from other Novartis sites and external collaborators
Prepare outgoing domestic and international compound shipments
Ensure all service level agreements are achieved on a daily basis
Interact with scientific staff to ensure successful fulfillment of compound requests
IC Package Mold Compound Engineer
Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) is a global semiconductor design and manufacturing company that develops analog ICs and embedded processors. By employing the world's brightest minds, TI creates innovations that shape the future of technology. TI is helping more than 100,000 customers transform the future, today. We're committed to building a better future – from the responsible manufacturing of our semiconductors, to caring for our employees, to giving back inside our communities and developing great minds. Put your talent to work with us – change the world, love your job!
About the job:
This position is for a Polymer Mold Compound Engineer with an interest in developing, optimizing, qualifying and supporting mold compound materials for use in IC packaging.
Expertise in mold compound materials including a knowledge of, chemistries, manufacture , assembly and industry reliability requirements. Experience with qualifying these materials in IC package applications including Auto, Industrial and High Power/High Voltage is preferred. A knowledge of mold compound interaction w/ Cu Wire, Leadframe, Substrates, and other materials used in IC package assembly is a must. There will be an emphasis on thermal/compositional characterization, performance/failure analysis, and comparison/selection of polymer based materials for product applications. It will be necessary to clearly document and communicate information with multiple team members in multiple sites and into multiple management chains. Some international travel will be required. Experience with analytical tools such as SEM, EDX, Auger, FIB, FTIR, DSC, TGA, IC and AA is required. Additionally, we are looking for someone who is a team player, with excellent communication skills, and has the ability to work with wide array of team members and factories in multiple locations.
- Master's degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Science, or Physics.
- 5-7 years of directly related experience in Polymer Mold Compound Engineering.
Preferred Qualifications & Skills
IC Package Experience
Familiar with Semiconductor assembly process
Experience in FMEA, generation of materials specifications, ORM
Excellent electromechanical skills with logical problem solving capabilities.
Provide technical support to the manufacturing organization
PhD is a plus
Texas Instruments is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse, inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected characteristics, including race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or age.
Concrete Finisher - Peru, IL
$16-$22/hour - Peru, Illinois, Area
At Younglove Construction, L.L.C., our people distinguish us from our competitors. We strive to be a good employer, and we're proud of the long-term relationships we have with our employees. We place a major emphasis on safety and training. We seek to hire team members who want to work in an atmosphere where their hard work, skills, and dedication are appreciated and rewarded.
- Perform tasks involving physical labor at the construction site.
- Cut, shape, and smooth lumber for slabs on grade, suspended slabs, columns, and vertical slip formed walls.
- Build scaffolding and other construction structures.
- Read blueprints, take measurements, and calculate size and amounts of material needed.
- Operate hand and power tools of all types, including air hammers, pneumatic nail guns, SkilSaws, miter saws, finishing power and hand tools, etc.
- Proven experience as carpenter/concrete finisher.
- Hands-on experience in working with carpentry and cementitious materials.
- Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and concrete finishing techniques (hand and power).
- Smooth and finish surfaces of poured concrete, such as slabs on grade, overhead slabs, roofs, equipment pads, walls and tilt-up walls, using a variety of hand and power tools.
- Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment and measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, rulers, etc.).
- Willingness to follow safety guidelines at all times.
- Good understanding of basic math.
- Good physical condition and endurance.
- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
- May include other duties as needed.
- Must abide by ALL of the company's field safety rules.
- Slipform concrete and equipment installation experience preferred.
- Pre-employment, post-offer drug screen and physical required.
We offer a competitive compensation package that includes, upon qualification:
- Comprehensive life, health, dental, and disability insurance program.
- 401(k) plan with employer match.
- Safety incentive program.
- Per diem.
- Paid relocations after your initial project with Younglove.
- Paid vacation.
- Overtime pending project.
- Long-term projects (up to one year or more).
- The potential for a long-term career.
Younglove is an EEO/AA employer.
ONLY after submitting application, call to follow up at 712-202-4216. Calls only accepted Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Metal Finisher - 2Nd Or 3Rd Shift
The Oshkosh Fire & Emergency segment is a single-source designer and manufacturer of fire apparatus, homeland security vehicles, mobile command, communications vehicles, and airport rescue firefighting vehicles. Our brands are known globally for quality, safety, and innovation.
Oshkosh Fire & Emergency is a segment of Oshkosh Corporation, which is a Fortune 500, multi-billion dollar company. At Oshkosh Corporation we are dedicated to designing and building the world's toughest specialty trucks, truck bodies, and access equipment by working shoulder-to-shoulder with the people who use them.
Summary of Job Description
The positions within Painter II prepare the surface of truck parts for painting. Workers operate hand and power tools/equipment for the metal finishing in order to prep, repair, and clean truck parts for the painting process. They may perform painting on truck parts if directed. They must communicate with co-workers to keep and maintain a clean and safe environment.
Communicate verbally with co-workers to keep a safe working environment
Use of a cart to transport truck parts to and from designated areas for paint preparation
Use hand and power tools to prep truck parts for the painting process
Follow instructions to complete tasks and keep a safe work environment
Metal finish, sand, grind, and tape surface of parts/equipment
Understand parts, equipment, and tools used for the paint prepping process
Lift parts off of and onto carts and hang and unhang parts for metal finish process
Caulking, grinding weld, flattening weld, and buffing of parts
Hand sand, file, cut, and drill metal cab parts
Inspect and detect in equipment and parts for defects
Use of a computer to locate and read truck prints
Record inventory of parts that go into metal finishing rooms
Be responsive to needs of co-workers and supervisors
Sweep and clean work area and equipment
Lifting of parts and equipment
Must maintain a safe and clean work environment
Marginal Work Functions
These functions may be considered essential based on location, position, and other factors.
Work overtime if needed*
Painting and priming of truck parts as directed*
Climb onto roof of trucks to perform metal finishing duties*
Reading blue prints of truck*
Operation of a tractor to pick up parts for metal finishing process*
Basic Qualifications to complete Essential Functions
High School Diploma or equivalent education
Two years of experience with automotive painting and/or metal finishing
Preferred Qualifications to complete Essential Functions
Associates' Degree in Auto Body repair or related area
Two years of experience with automotive painting and/or metal finishing
Key Abilities Needed to Complete Essential Functions
All positions require the ability to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations. Detailed physical job analysis available upon request.
Perform assigned tasks
Demonstrate strong interpersonal communication skills
Recognize and react to abnormal operating conditions
Use and wear personal protective equipment as indicated by the task or environment
Perform basic counting tasks
Inspect parts for grinding, welding, sanding, and buffing
Distinguish between different parts for sanding, buffing, flattening, and grinding
Hear safety alarms and other co-workers
Use and control work tools
Follow orders from supervisors and other co-workers
Assist co-workers with lifting parts to designated areas
Perform duties in a frequently loud work environment
Use hoist or cranes to assist with heavy lifting of equipment
Climb up 7-9 steps to perform grinding, sanding, and filing of parts
Climb into truck cabs to perform grinding, sanding, and flatting of parts
Individually lift and manipulate parts/equipment weighing up to 60 pounds
Maintain balance while walking on slippery floor, ladders, and while pushing a cart with equipment/parts
Perform metal finish tasks while crouching, sitting, kneeling, or in an awkward position
Perform safe lifting of equipment and tools
Detect defects on parts and fix the parts
Use vibratory tools throughout the shift
Use both hands to carry tools, parts, and equipment to complete the tasks
Use a computer to read prints on trucks
Understand the difference in customized parts
Remember task sequence and safety constraints
Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application.
Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh Corporation's legal duty to furnish information.
Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.
A Concrete Finisher is a person with the skill and experience necessary to perform a variety of construction activities relating to the layout, preparation, placement, and finishing of concrete. This position is expected to perform all aspects of concrete work with minimal direction from a crew foreman. Projects are throughout the Midwest and will require traveling. Current assignments may include Kansas, Oklahoma, or Arkansas.
Work relating to the layout, site preparation, placement, and finishing of concrete on a variety of military/government/highway type construction projects. While not inclusive, the following are some of the typical tasks expected of this position:
- Ground preparation and setting forms to required pitch and depth;
- Cutting/bending/setting reinforcement;
- Spread, level and smooth concrete using rake, shovel, hand or power trowel, hand or power screed, and float;
- Mold expansion joints and edges using edging tools, jointers and straightedge;
- Cut out damaged areas, drill holes for reinforcing rods and place rods to repair concrete, using power saw and drill;
- Chip, scrape, and grind high spots, ridges, and rough projections to finish concrete using pneumatic chisels, power grinders, or hand tools.
- Must be able to follow directions.
- Must be able work outdoors in extreme temperatures, both hot and cold.
- Must be able to lift and carry up to 75 lbs.
- Must be able to climb, stoop, bend, and squat as required for various duties.
- Must adhere to safety requirements as outline in the Employee Handbook.
- Must be able to work in a team environment and assist co-workers and supervisors with other duties as required.
- A high school diploma or equivalent.
- Must be at least 18 years of age.
- Must have good work ethic and positive attitude.
- Must be able to pass pre-employment and random drug screens.
- Mandatory Overtime – Average Workweek 55 hrs
Class A Grinder/ Metal Finisher
VSR Industries has been a world leader for over 40 years in the casino gaming industry, manufacturing high security locks and custom fabricated sheet metal and wood products. Corporate headquarters and manufacturing plants are located in Henderson, NV.
In support of continued strong growth, our Company seeks to enhance its core team with the appointment of an experienced and motivated Class A Grinder/ Metal Finisher.
SUMMARY: Grinders are responsible for performing grinding and finishing work on sheet metal products for secondary operations without any cosmetic flaws.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Set up and operate standard manufacturing equipment.
Deburr, buff, or polish materials to specifications.
Examines and feels surface of work products part for defects.
Removal of defects, scratches, excess weld material, and burs to produce a smooth unmarred surface.
Selects grade of abrasive disks, wheels, and belts according to specifications, knowledge of abrasives, and condition of metal, and attaches to grinder.
Replaces worn abrasive disks, wheels, and belts.
Prepare products for secondary operations such as powder coating and plating by achieving a Class A finish without any cosmetic flaws.
Use of precision measuring instruments to verify dimensions of product for accuracy and conformance to specifications.
Ensure that safety devices are operative.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: Minimum of high school diploma, or related, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- High school diploma or GED.
- 3+ years of experience with grinding operations.
OTHER COMPETENCIES & SKILLS
Ability to utilize hand grinders and finishing equipment. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Must be able to work independently. Attention to detail and a commitment to quality workmanship is a must.
PHYSICAL, MENTAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS
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 use hands, stand, walk, bend and have specific vision abilities to include close and distance vision, and ability to adjust focus working with computer and business equipment. Must have the ability to lift up to 50 pounds and lift up to 150 pounds with assistant. The noise level in the work environment is usually high.
Pre-employment drug screen and background check are required.
Associate Scientist II, Biology Position Summary: The Associate Scientist Will Work Under The Guidance Of An Experienced Biologist To Develop Biological Assays For Compound Screening And Mechanism Of Action Studies In Support Of Enanta Drug Discovery Progr
The Associate Scientist will work under the guidance of an experienced Biologist to develop biological assays for compound screening and mechanism of action studies in support of Enanta drug discovery programs targeting diseases of the liver such as nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and primary biliary cholangitis (PBC). The Associate Scientist is an integral member of Enanta's highly collaborative biology team focused on the discovery of novel therapeutics against liver and viral disease.
Assist with the cellular or biochemical characterization of small molecules that modulate signaling pathways relevant to metabolic disease or NASH.
Optimize and validate cell based and/or biochemical assays to support ongoing discovery projects.
Perform pharmacology and mechanism of action studies in support of ongoing projects.
Utilize statistical analysis software and MS Office applications.
Assist with organizing, reporting, and communicating results from experiments.
Routinely analyze and report data to multidisciplinary teams of scientists internally.
General lab maintenance including reagent preparation and ordering of general lab supplies.
Collaboration & Teamwork: Relates to employees and management in a cooperative manner that helps others to achieve their best.
Productivity/Organizing/Planning: Meets deadlines, demonstrates effective use of time, and handles multiple assignments simultaneously.
The ability to convey both written and verbal information effectively and efficiently.
Willingness to Acknowledge Areas for Growth: Understands need for growth and is receptive to constructive feedback.
Detail-Oriented: Follows precise procedures and demonstrates thoroughness in performing job tasks and assignments.
Bachelor's Degree with 5+ or Master's Degree with 2-4 years of relevant academic or industry research experience in the life sciences.
Strong scientific background in cell signaling, molecular biology, biochemistry, or pharmacology.
Significant experience in multiple in vitro techniques, including RNA isolation and gene expression analysis, transfection, ELISA, western blot, and immunohistochemistry/immunofluorescence.
Demonstrable track record in cell based assay development and/or plate-based pharmacology.
Experience with the culture of primary hepatocytes, stellate, or Kupffer cells.
An understanding of cellular metabolism/metabolic pathways.
Metal Finisher - 2Nd Shift
To perform all required operations to process product components through a variety of chemical processes with a high degree of quality and finish expectations to satisfy customer requirements.
- Metal Cleaning Equipment
- Routinely utilizes a variety of metal cleaning equipment such as ultrasonic tanks, internal/external electro-polishing, passivation tanks, and various soap and rinse tanks.
- Processes and Procedures
- Ensures that metal finishing processes and procedures are complied with in order to produce acceptable quality finishes on various metals, maintain records, utilize test equipment to maintain appropriate chemical balances, temperatures, cleanliness, and ensure a quality finish on materials. Performs routine maintenance on metal finishing equipment to include the neutralization equipment and the RO system.
- Weld Prep and Weld Clean
- Performs internal EP/PEP, and internal and external weld clean according to work instructions and performs the necessary OSI using sight pipes, fiber optics, and light sources.
- Productivity and Efficiency
- Seeks and recommends ways to eliminate potential quality problems, to improve procedures and methods, to increase department and division productivity utilizing TQ problem solving techniques, including SPC, in daily work assignments. Understands the work flow of the area in order to move the products in a continuous fashion, while maintaining the quality of the product and being productive in order to adhere to required ship dates.
- Special Handling
- Ensures special handling requirements are followed and delicate handling of components takes place as specified.
- Materials and Safety
- Ensures that proper procedures are adhered to when storing, handling, and disposing of hazardous materials. Ensures that safe work procedures are followed and proper safety equipment is used when required.
- Process Improvement
- Communicates and supports the "Cell" team and continuous improvement concepts by suggesting changes/improvements of set-ups and work instructions. Assists in creation and control of these work instructions in accordance with the Process Change/Control policy.
- Waste Management
- Is responsible for assuring that all requirements regarding the collection, storage, handling, disposal, recycling and shipping of waste are conformed within accordance with the written Waste Management Operating Procedures, EPA requirements and Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA).
- Apparent or Assigned
- Performs related work as apparent or assigned.
2nd Shift Schedule
- Monday through Thursday 3 p.m. to 1 a.m.
High school education/GED.
One year experience in a manufacturing environment.
Physical ability to stand all day.
Demonstrated ability to recognize acceptable quality finishes on various metals.
Physical ability to lift, carry or maneuver 60 pounds.
No allergies to oils, solvents, and solutions.
Clean shaven: ability to pass fitness test for respiratory protection.
Demonstrated ability to communicate (verbal/written) effectively with customers, suppliers and employees.
Demonstrated ability to work in a cooperative and team oriented environment.
According to Government Regulations all employees in this job classification must be a US Citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.
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