Diamond Die Polisher Job Description Sample
Polisher - NY Service Center
Tiffany & Co… the name instills images of Beauty, Romance and the iconic Blue Box. It is a Symbol of Excellence. For 180 years, Tiffany has created a legacy of exquisite designs and romantic ideals. Tiffany & Co.'s rich heritage of celebrated artists, historic milestones and magnificent jewelry creates the foundation from which our employees build upon each day. Tiffany employees are passionate, kind and professionally committed. We hold ourselves and our co-workers to very high standards. We continually educate ourselves about new merchandise collections, cultures and the evolving luxury market. Our respect and love for the brand creates a workplace like no other.
We expect our employees to deliver the Tiffany Experience to each and every customer and Tiffany is committed to creating an organization that recognizes and rewards excellence in service of this promise. For us, it is a dream to be associated with a company that is forever aligned with exquisite craftsmanship, timeless design and a dedicated commitment to corporate sustainability.
Perform polishing and specialty restoration techniques on assigned jewelry and silver according to Tiffany & Co. design and quality standards.
Complete all assigned orders in accordance with department standards.
Advise Repair Services management of areas of concern regarding processing, work capacity and merchandise quality issues.
Review repair request and seek out assistance, if clarification is required, before starting repair work.
Perform a pre-check on all assigned orders and use the technical worksheet to note any unusual or missing item condition.
Maintain assigned work in an organized manner and maintain an accurate log book of all completed orders.
Develop product knowledge and grow technical skills by working with experienced coworkers on specialty restoration including Sandblasting, Rhodium and Enameling processes.
Technical training or 5 years of polishing experience with gold, platinum, silver and all types of precious stones.
Experience in use of multi or single-speed polishing machine and various rouges to complete the task
Ability to effectively communicate thought and ideas regarding polishing and the process
Experience in the washing of polished jewelry and silver
Experience with lapping machines
Understanding of the working of polishing equipment, dust collection and wash out equipment
Understanding of Plating Operations, Enameling, Silversmith and Sandblasting
Perform hand polishing and buffing operations to specifications. Executes use of Contact Wheels, Buffs, Abrasive belts, Greases, Compounds, Gauging, Measuring devices and etc., to accomplish desired finish.\r
Principal Duties and Responsibilities•Prepares and performs own set-ups.\r
Selects assigned wheels, belts, compounds and greases per polishing set-up sheet and performs respective finishing operations.\r
Confirms container identification and production router corresponds and blue print matches part number.\r
Report production on the current Information System on a daily basis.\r
Performs minor preventative maintenance on polishing lathe and maintains a safe, clean work area.\r
Communicates to Supervisor any problems that affect quality and productivity.\r
Assumes responsibility in care of fixture, tooling and gauging.\r
Inspects parts dimensionally and cosmetically during process.\r
Responsible to identify and record any problem relating to the product, process and quality system. Stop further processing of non-conforming product until deficiency or unsatisfactory condition has been corrected.\r
Responsible to record the job steps in the PDR and any other information required in the documentation of the product and processes.\r
Expected Areas of Competence•Good knowledge of blue prints and math.\r
Requires an intermediate knowledge of metals & materials processed through department. Ability to read measuring devices, micrometers, calipers, depth gauges and rule. \r
Basic knowledge of polishing lathes for administering routine preventative maintenance.\r
Team work and customer focus oriented.\r
Good interpersonal relationship skills.\r
Education/Experience RequirementsHigh School Diploma or GED
Ellwood Crankshaft Group (ECG) is the world's leading manufacturer and remanufacturer of large, one-of-a-kind, multiple-throw crankshafts. ECG's products and services include crankshafts and eccentrics used in mechanical stamping presses, reciprocating air and gas compressors, reciprocating pumps, engines, mechanical shears, rock crushers, homogenizers and other miscellaneous applications. ECG services the locomotive, shipping, mechanical press, oil and gas and compression markets.
Today, ECG has eight facilities in four different states. We are currently seeking a full-time Polisher position at Ellwood National Crankshaft Services Dallas in Grand Prairie, TX. This non-exempt position may be required to work rotating shifts, 12-hour schedules and overtime as needed.
High school diploma or GED
Strong analytical skills and demonstrated problem-solving abilities
Familiar with general computer applications
Excellent organizational skills
Must be results oriented with a strong desire to succeed
Solid verbal and written communication skills
Thorough understanding of manufacturing and manufacturing processes
Ability to use various measuring instruments, including micrometers and snap gauges
Ability to read blueprints
Prior machining ability preferred but not necessary
Mechanical ability a plus
Strong math skills
Ability to work well with a team and independently
Detailed oriented and ability to organize and prioritize
RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:
Measure and prepare final dimensions of finished crankshafts.
Identify and make required adjustments with the correct abrasive material to bring the crankshaft to final product dimension and finish, including lapping, belt polishing, benching, and hand working.
Loads and unloads machine with aid of an overhead crane.
Install counterweights as needed.
Lubricates machines, checks and fills reservoirs, etc. on a daily basis.
Maintains working area in a clean, orderly and safe condition.
Reports defective material to inspection immediately.
Observes all safety rules and regulations.
Perform other duties as deemed necessary
Revision Date: 10/08/13
Reports To: Operations Manager
JOB SUMMARY: Set up, operate, or tend grinding and related tools that remove excess material or burrs
from surfaces, sharpen edges or corners, or buff, hone, or polish metal or plastic work pieces. Work
with both steel and carbide.
PRINCIPLE ACCOUNTABILITIES include:
- Inspect or measure finished work pieces to determine conformance to specifications, using
measuring instruments such as gauges or micrometers.
- Lift and position work pieces, manually or with hoists, and secure them in hoppers or on machine
tables, faceplates, or chucks, using clamps.
- Set up, operate, or tend grinding and related tools that remove excess material or burrs from
surfaces, sharpen edges or corners, or buff, hone, or polish metal or plastic work pieces.
Observe machine operations to detect any problems, making necessary adjustments to correct problems.
Set and adjust machine controls according to product specifications, using knowledge of machine operation.
Measure work pieces and lay out work, using precision measuring devices.
Select machine tooling to be used, using knowledge of machine and production requirements.
Study blueprints, work orders, or machining instructions to determine product specifications,
tool requirements, and operational sequences.
Mount and position tools in machine chucks, spindles, or other tool holding devices, using hand tools.
Activate machine start-up switches to grind, lap, hone, debar, shear, or cut work pieces,
according to specifications.
Additional responsibilities and duties may be assigned.
Minimal requirements for education, knowledge and experience:
High School Diploma/ GED.
Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
PHYSICAL/MENTAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS: This position requires the ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities in the following environment:
Work schedule generally consists of 40+ hours per week, which may include weekends.
Required to sit for long periods of time
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Shop Worker - Metal Polisher
Do you want to grow with us? At DXP we are passionate about what we do and driven to be the best solution for our industrial customers. Since 1908 DXP has been dedicated to the highest quality of customer service through our expertise of the products we distribute and the technical services we perform with a sense of individual pride and company spirit. Throughout your career with DXP, we will encourage and empower you to take an active role in identifying and driving your development, so you feel total confidence in your ability to achieve ongoing success. We aspire to be the best solution for the Industrial customers' needs for MROP products and services through our Innovative Pumping Solutions, Supply Chain Services and Service Centers.
By applying to DXP, you will have the opportunity to speak with some of the most respected professionals in the industry.
Responsibilities of the Shop Worker - Metal Polisher include, but are not limited to:
Polishing of as-cast rotating equipment components.
Grinding large surface areas
Upkeep of the shop
General shop duties
Polisher - Day Shift
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Hand sanding scratches and other defects from the die surface using handheld tools including; palm sanders, grinders, and wooden blocks.
Create a smooth transition on die surfaces between different sanding levels on the die.
Sanding and blending imperfections to bring the sanded areas to the finish specifications.
Follow all safety policies and procedures throughout the company.
Participate in continuous improvement activities and be solution driven.
o 6S, Kaizen and other lean events
o Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean orderly fashion
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Previous experience in a manufacturing/industrial setting preferredSKILLS & ABILITIES
Ability to focus on the same task for long periods of time.
Ability to produce a quality product, right the first time.
Ability to read and understand both verbal and written work instructions.
Ability to see small defects and imperfections at a close range (within a few feet).
Ability to stand for 10 hours/day
Ability to follow instructions with minimal supervision
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Nordson Corporation provides equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees. No person is to be discriminated against in any aspect of the employment relationship due to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, citizenship status, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check, consistent with applicable laws.
Polisher - Stainless Steel Pumps
This position has flexibility to perform duties within and across various departments. Workers will perform factory-type duties of intermediate skill level which can be mastered in a few weeks and require only limited training.
Duties can include painting, material handling, sandblasting, sub-assembly, crating (shipping/receiving) or operation of basic manual machines. Job Levels and KSA matrix determined by individual sites. Consult Local HR for guidance.
Reports to: Supervisor, Maintenance
Our goal at Elkay is to inspire everyday – customers, employees…and the employees of tomorrow. We focus on doing the right thing so we can be in business forever.
Our values-driven culture emphasizes investing in people and treating them like part of the family. We're financially-stable and privately-owned with a solid reputation for ethics, integrity, giving back, and providing an engaging, inclusive environment where careers flourish and grow.
It's Elkay's people who really give us our edge. We empower our employees to take the lead in delivering Elkay's exceptional customer experience.
Our commitment to our people is a recipe for success that has fueled our growth from a three-person shop in 1920 to one of today's leading international suppliers of plumbing, water delivery and cabinetry products. If you're ready for a new career challenge where everything you do will make a difference, talk to us about joining the Elkay family.
We are looking for a Qualified candidate to join our Spokane team as a Polisher Operator within our Manufacturing facility.Candidates Must demonstrate a full understanding of all aspects of the operation, and be proficient as a Polisher Operator. This includes safety requirements and autonomous maintenance of the operation. EDUCATIONAL/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:high school or equivalent
Established by chef and founder David Chang in 2004 with the opening of Momofuku Noodle Bar, Momofuku has grown to include restaurants in New York City, Sydney, Toronto, Washington, DC, and Las Vegas (Noodle Bar, Ssam Bar, Ko, Ma Peche, Seiobo, Noodle Bar Toronto, Daisho, Shoto, Fuku, Fuku+, CCDC, Nishi, Las Vegas, Fuku Wall St), a bakery established by award-winning pastry chef Christina Tosi (Milk Bar), a bar (Nikai), and a quarterly magazine (Lucky Peach). The restaurants have gained world-wide recognition for their innovative take on cuisine, while supporting local, sustainable and responsible farmers and food purveyors.
About Ssam Bar
Momofuku Ssam Bar opened in New York Citys East Village in 2006 and serves a constantly changing menu that draws inspiration from flavors and techniques found worldwide, while staying true to its New York roots. Executive Chef Max Ng and the Ssam Bar team create dishes that showcase seasonal products and highlight producers.
The Polisher will work closely with the FOH team, handling all glass, silver, and plateware for service. The ideal polisher candidate will be efficient, yet careful while handling and cleaning flat and stemware. This role offers room for growth within the company, and an opportunity to observe high volume service with fine dining elements.
Receive, wash, and polish glassware.
Run plate and silverware bus bins downstairs to the dishwasher.
Bring clean dishes and flatware upstairs to the service station.
Polish and restock stemware & flatware throughout service
Communicate effectively with all team members
Maintain presentable appearance
Skills & Requirements
Able to stand throughout the scheduled shift (6-8 hours)
Unintimidated by repetitive work
Maintains a positive attitude when presented with challenging tasks
Able to work quickly & precisely
Attention to detail and drive to improve
Culinary students encouraged to apply
- The physical demands for this position are seeing, hearing, speaking, reaching, lifting up to 50 pounds, sitting, standing, for 5 to 10 hours, bending, and moving intermittently during working hours. These physical requirements may be accomplished with or without reasonable accommodations.
The duties of this position may change from time to time. Momofuku reserves the right to add or delete duties and responsibilities at the discretion of Momofuku or its managers. This job description is intended to describe the general level of work being performed. It is not intended to be all-inclusive.
Momofuku is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender (including gender identity or expression), pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic violence, sexual violence or stalking victim status, ancestry, national origin, alienage or citizenship, age, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information or predisposing genetic characteristic, or other protected status.
What's in it for you?
We offer competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package, including vision/dental/medical, and gym and commuter discounts, plus more after required wait periods. We encourage our employees to grow and learn, and offer many opportunities for personal and career development.
As a member of a cross-functional team, responsible for polishing cast parts on a fixed jack stand belt/flap sander in order to produce a high quality product in accordance with Port City Group (PCG) and customer requirements. Completes proper paperwork and documentation in accordance with PCG work instructions. Recognize and quickly respond to any non-conforming or suspect conditions related to the cast parts. The polisher must setup their own polish equipment, maintain housekeeping, and be able to start and shut down their machine correctly. Responsible for troubleshooting problems and resolving issues independently.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for the quality of the parts produced. Inspect parts for any non-conforming or suspect conditions.
Polish parts to remove/blend casting features and/or defects per documented instructions.
Complete hourly quality checks and fill out hour by hour charts if required.
Initiate containment of any non-conforming and suspect parts.
Clean dust collector system and replace filters.
Polish and pack parts. Record parts produced; scrap generated, scrap percentages, reasons for scrap and down time hourly.
Follows prescribed safety standards and wears required personal protective equipment, which include respirators and foam lined glasses
High school diploma or equivalent.
Ability to take instruction and constructive criticism
Demonstrate good communication and interpersonal skills in order to work effectively in a team environment.
Must have a good command of the English language, both written and spoken, in order to read and interpret work instructions and other job related documentation.
Must be thorough with good attention to detail.
Must be able to perform simple math calculations.
Willingness, desire and ability to work in a fast paced, changing work environment.
Must have ability to use basic hand held measuring tools, such as calipers, fixture gages, and plug gages.
Must wear prescribed personal protective equipment and be able and willing to understand and follow all PCG safety policies and procedures.
Must be quality conscious and willing to support PCG philosophies.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS (IF ANY) AND WORKING CONDITIONS
Normal plant environment. Must be able to stand for up to eight (8) hours.
Light to moderate physical effort is required, including repetitive bending, twisting, and turning and lifting parts that weigh up to 20 pounds.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally.
May be exposed to a number of elements, such as aluminum dust, coolant, metal shavings, etc., but with none present to the extent of being hazardous.
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