Grinder Operator Job Description Sample
The Production Grinder, operates Grinder to grind meat to weight matching blend cards. Ensures work is completed in a safe manner and within the Food Safety and quality parameters established.
Identifies different types of meat and grinds to specifications
Breaks down and moves combos and vats
Performs all grinder checks both operational and HACCP
Accurately fills out Foods Safety and Quality paperwork
Performs various checks and documentation of data
Must be able to do other duties as specified by Supervisor or Lead
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.
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 to perform the essential functions.
Knowledge and experience in Meat Industry is preferred, but not required.
Competent and trustworthy to comply with federal inspection programs and company safety and health policies.
Maintain regular and predictable attendance.
Be available to work scheduled hours, which may include mandatory overtime, depending upon production demands.
Requires mechanical aptitude.
Must be able to maintain throughput standards.
Must be able to perform Lockout/Tag out.
Must have basic Math skills.
Able to operate Power Industrial Truck (PIT).
Being able to understand and follow oral and written instruction from supervisors and designated staff.
The physical demands described here are representative of those an employee should possess to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Be able to lift up to 50 lbs. continuously.
Frequent static and/or awkward work postures with neck and spine flexion while grasping, pinching, pulling, lifting, extending, flexing the hands and arms.
A variety of arm and hand movements are required in applying force, movement and repetition.
Pushing or pulling of heavy roller carts, bins, or transport containers.
Continuous walking short distances from point A to point B (up to 2-3 hours before break).
Working at fixed workstation locations which are conveyor line paced.
Walking long distances, sometimes on wet, uneven and slippery surfaces.
Climbing or moving ladders, steps, stairwells and platforms.
Carrying, lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling of heavy and or awkward objects or loads.
Lifting and lowering objects up to 60 lbs.
Using and maintaining a variety of knives, hand tools, powered tools, equipment, electrical devices, controls and powered industrial trucks.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Working in cold environments of 20° to 45° F.
Working in hot environments exceeding 100° F.
Frequent contact with animal fats.
To operate assigned centerless grinder machines and or end grinder to produce quality products at the established rates of production. The duties and responsibilities of this position cover all phases of set-up, operation, testing, minor maintenance, machine cleanliness and area housekeeping.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB:
Make all set-ups in accordance with prescribed procedures.
Obtain the correct diameter gage pins for the work being processed.
Gage and adjust fixture height.
Maintenance (dressing) of grinding and regulating wheel, to assure the production of quality parts.
Conform to the process tolerances using appropriate gages to accurately determine roller diameters.
Visually examine rollers being produced to determine that surface conditions are in accordance with guidelines and specifications.
Report all machine and/or production problems to the supervisor in a timely manner.
Cooperate with the quality assurance technician and make corrections as warranted to assure quality parts.
Make the required production checks, chart at established intervals and take appropriate action for any out of control conditions.
Allow only a minimum amount of parts to collect in the pan before checking and emptying the pan.
Assure the machine and work area are clean for incoming shift.
Minimum qualifications are based upon a combination of training, experience and education. Mathematical ability is required (defined as having a working knowledge of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division). Mechanical ability and centerless grinding experience are preferred.
Must be able to meet physical requirements as established by RBC precision products – Bremen.
Must successfully complete a minimum of a 90-day introductory period.
RBC Bearings offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Minneapolis-based Wagner SprayTech Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wagner Holding, Inc., is a market leader in advanced paint applicators. We develop and market a wide array of painting and decorating products used in home improvement, commercial painting and industrial fine finishing. Wagner supports its customers through innovation, high tech engineering, quality manufacturing and service.
Wagner Spray Tech believes that people represent a company's most important asset. At Wagner, we strive to create an organization where everyone participates and efforts are focused toward continuous improvement. These improvements are driven by dedication, teamwork, and the innovation of Wagner people.
Our company participates in the US government's E-Verify process. In addition, all offers of employment are contingent on a drug test and background check. Our benefits package includes 401(k), health, dental, life, disability, long term care insurance, as well as tuition reimbursement.
The individual in this role sets up and operates grinding machines.
Operates one or more grinding or centerless machines to grind external cylindrical or tapered surfaces of work pieces to blueprint specifications.
Sets up and operates precision grinding machines with special indexing equipment.
Reads blueprints and job orders for product specifications, and interprets machining instructions to determine grinding and sequence of operations.
Mounts grinding wheel and regulating wheel on spindles with wrenches and dresses wheel to specifications using dressing devices.
Verifies dimensions of ground workpiece for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments, such as micrometers, calipers and other precision gauges.
Starts machine and monitors functional operation to qualify functionality.
Changes worn grinding wheels, adjust, or reset as needed to maintain conformance to part specifications.
Positions and secures workpiece on mandrel between centers or in chuck.
Manually adjusts machine controls to index workpiece and feeds wheel to workpiece, adjusting depth of cut in part by sight and feel while holding tolerances of +/-0.0001".
Performs other duties as assigned.
- High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) preferred; post-secondary education in a technical field preferred.
- Must have at least three years of related experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to read and comprehend simple and complex instructions, blueprints and drawings and follow written and verbal directions.
Ability to perform basic mathematical computations such as to adding, subtracting, and dividing using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Knowledge of and skill using Microsoft Office applications and ERP systems.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Ability to listen effectively and be aware of production floor activity to support safe and hazard free working environment.
Ability to be objective and flexible in adapting to changes in priorities, work assignments and other interactions that may impact pre-established courses of action for completing projects and assignments.
Ability to work extended hours and/or varying shifts as requested in order to maintain adequate coverage during hours of operation.
Knowledge of Lean and Kaizan methods and practices and standard production safety protocol.
Ability to initiate, coordinate, and enforce operational and personnel policies and procedures.
Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance standards.
Ability to set-up and operate Royal Mater Centerless Grinders.
Responsible for all shift activity in the Grinding department. Must produce quality regrind.
Must demonstrate ability to operate all grinders, forklift truck, and department equipment. Must demonstrate ability to recognize the different grades of materials. Must ensure that regrind is not mixed or contaminated.
Must properly identify and tag all boxes of regrind.
Must maintain production efficiencies by enlisting the help of co-workers.
Must maintain production levels of cleanliness by enlisting the help of co-workers.
Must be able to consistently complete all associates paperwork. Must be able to complete additional assignments as directed This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc. At Pactiv, continuous innovation and development has secured our place as one of the world's largest manufacturers and distributors of foodservice and food packaging products. Pactiv currently produces custom and stock foam, plastic, aluminum, pressed-paperboard, PE coated board, and molded-fiber packaging.
Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants, institutions and foodservice industries around the world. Over the years, Pactiv has consistently outpaced the competition in safety, innovation and strategic acquisitions. Want to learn more?
Visit www.Pactiv.com. Pactiv is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status, or any other characteristics protected by law.
Ferry Cap and Set Screw has been providing its customers with the highest quality specialty fasteners for over 100 years. Ferry Cap part of Stanley Black & Decker and headquartered in Lakewood, Ohio is a leading fastener company with extensive experience and expertise in manufacturing the highest quality cold-headed and hot forged fasteners. A century of success in engineering, design, and quality innovations that make Ferry Cap a valued partner to the industries it serves.
Ferry Cap's core business is critical manufacturing/process expertise in special tolerances (undercut dimensions, turned surfaces, reduced body diameter, etc.) and metallurgical and dimensional characteristics.
It backs its technical expertise with advanced supply chain services and a number of customer-centric special support programs.
Running production on multiple centerless grinders
Make changes and adjustments to machine including dressing wheels.
Monitor production, move material, make machine adjustments
Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follow prescribed safety regulations.
Record quality measurements of part produced for in process inspection
Operator will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned
Education and Experience:
High school diploma
Minimum 3 years operating centerless grinders.
Fastener manufacturing a plus
- Must be able to read and interpret drawings, follow routings, use shop math, and use various hand held measuring tools.
Physical demands and work environment:
Moderate to heavy physical effort required.
Continuously stands through 8-hour shift.
Frequently lift 11- 50 lbs.
Macro Plastics in Fairfield is currently recruiting for Grinder Operators on the night shift.
The Grinder Operator is responsible for dismantling the grinder, and feeding shedder/grinder materials for recycling. Is also responsible for performing preventive maintenance of the grinding machinery.
Reports to: Yard Supervisor (CA) or Shift Supervisor (KY)
Interacts with: Yard/Warehouse, and Machine Operators
Performs all procedures for the shredder/grinder operation.
Ensures all required personal protection equipment [PPE] is accessible and properly worn and appropriate safety procedures are followed for the shedder/grinder area.
Responsible for sorting and segregating material for grinder operation.
Performs daily production of shedder/grinder to generate re-grind for manufacturing
Monitor and maintain the grinder to prevent overload.
Production documentation is accurate and completed [daily summary report].
Responsible for all shutdown procedures; prior to shift end, ensures everything is properly cleaned, and ready for the next start up.
Keeps the regrind area and surrounding yard clean of debris during operation.
Report safety concerns, hazards, and any maintenance issues to your supervisor.
Other duties as assigned.
Ability to prioritize and organize
Must also have the capability to work with very close tolerances.
Have good written and verbal communication skills.
Qualifications [Knowledge, Experience Skills]:
High School Diploma or Equivalent preferred. (Related work experience can be substituted for educational requirement.)
Related Experience required:
- 0 to 3 years experience working in a manufacturing machine operation atmosphere.
Specific Skills required:
Safety and Quality standards
Basic math skills
Basic mechanical skills
Certifications, licenses and or other special requirements:
- Forklift Driver Certification (may be attained after hire)
Willingness to work in a manufacturing environment that requires contact with high noise and heat levels, dust, grease, oil and other substances;
Must follow safe work practices, including required personal protection equipment.
Must be able to lift, push, pull frequently, and maneuver at least 100 pounds
Macro Plastics offers very competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, retirement, vacation, holiday and sick leave.
Please apply at www.macroplastics.com or stop by and fill out an application.
Surface Grinder Operator - 2Nd Shift
Division: Power and Gas
Business Unit: Power and Gas
Requisition Number: 233995
Primary Location: United States-New York-Olean
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: No
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in eight Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services. Siemens sets the standard for excellence in power generation, transmission and distribution, and provides innovative customer solutions – from utilities, to industrial space, to oil and gas companies. Siemens' portfolio includes power plants and power-generating equipment, turbines for use as mechanical drives, compressors for industrial applications, power transmission and distribution systems, smart grid applications, and related instrumentation and control systems.
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Perform all necessary functions to clean, de-burr, assemble/disassemble for machining, and prepare parts and components for inspection.
Receive parts and components
Work from routings, bills of material, and drawings
Clean and prepare parts, components, and rotating equipment
Assemble or disassemble components according to procedures maintaining all specific dimensions
Perform operations including drilling, polishing, bolting, tapping, reaming, sanding, grinding, cleaning, bluing, doweling, leveling, aligning, fitting and layout of parts per procedure and drawings.
Use cranes as required
Candidates must achieve a passing score on the TABE test issued at One Stop. Call 716-373-1880 to schedule an appointment.
HS Diploma or GED Equivalent.
Must pass our basic mechanical aptitude test given on-site at Dresser-Rand.
Must be able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds on a regular basis throughout the day.
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
Stabil Drill, A Superior Energy Services Company, since 1986, not only has provided tough, durable tools delivered where and when you need them, but also the wellsite experience and downhole knowledge for today's demanding drilling applications. Stabil Drill can easily fit any assembly with an inventory of more than 11,000 rental tools, including stabilizers, non-magnetic drill collars, hole openers, shock tools, torque subs, reamers, mills, subs and the SMFI Hydroclean™.
Stabil Drill is currently seeking a Full-Time Grinder to join our team in Lafayette, LA.
The Grinder supports the operations environment by manufacturing tools and repairing equipment as directed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Operate a grinding lathe machine.
Ensure machines are in working order and properly maintained.
Perform minor repairs on equipment.
Responsible for the cleanliness, maintenance and proper disposal of debris on property.
Follow established safety policies and procedures Ensure full awareness of, and compliance with, the requirements of all relevant company/customer QHSE handbooks, QHSE procedures and emergency procedures.
Perform any other delegated duties considered appropriate in order to maintain the efficient running of the department.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Minimum of one to three years' experience in a related field preferred.
High school diploma or equivalent general education degree (GED) preferred.
Equivalent combination of experience and/or training.
Superior Energy Services and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers for Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. Through participation in the E-Verify program, Superior Energy Services, Inc. electronically verifies the employment eligibility and Social Security Number validity of all new hires.
Grinder 2Nd Shift
Position Purpose: To perform duties of rough grinding process or the finish grinding process of rods which may include troubleshooting, set up and general maintenance of machine.
Summary of Primary Duties:
The incumbent is responsible for a variety of straightforward, routine duties in the assigned department or work area related to the manufacture and assembly of product. The incumbent participates in the company's quality initiatives including, but not limited to: TS/ISO certification and maintenance of quality systems in place. The incumbent participates in the company's safety programs by ensuring a safe and clean working environment, timely reporting of any safety violations, timely reporting of any workplace incidents or injuries, and effective housekeeping.
Principal Responsibilities and Duties:
Removes raw rods from the screw machine and places into auto-feed hopper.
Sends ground rods to the plater or the production line, per work order specifications.
Performs routine quality checks on rods using test equipment ensuring minimal defects
Prepares SPC charts and other production records as needed
Operator will train on operating all the equipment on the rod grinding line. Will also train on the Thielenhaus and Surfina superfinishers. May need to move between the grinding and finishing machines as production requirements dictate.
Knowledge, Skills, and Experience Required:
High school diploma or equivalent required (if outside hire).
Able to read, write, and comprehend the English language
Able to perform basic mathematical functions including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
Able to use measuring equipment ensuring specifications are met.
Able to work independent of direct supervision
Advanced problem solving skills
Lifting, carrying, pushing items up to 50 #s; standard levels of concentration; must concentrate on instruments, control panels, etc.; must react to rapid change. Significant periods of standing and/or walking. Repetitive motion; Exposure to noise, temperature extremes, humidity, dust, dark, hazardous chemicals, and materials.
The incumbent is required to wear the following PPE in designated areas:
1.Safety shoes; 2. Eye protection; 3. Hand protection; 4. Hearing protection
Chipper / Grinder
Grinds and cleans castings to correct defects and/or prepare surfaces for further finishing, using hand tools and power tools.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Remove products or workpieces from production equipment.
Select production equipment according to product specifications.
Mount materials or workpieces onto production equipment, utilizing cranes and hoists.
Move controls to adjust, start, or stop equipment during grinding and polishing processes.
Measure dimensions of completed products or workpieces to verify conformance to specifications.
Mark defects such as knotholes, cracks, and splits for repair.
Record operational or production data.
Maintains tools and equipment in good, working condition, and conducts regular inspections as required.
Keeps work area clean and organized.
Adheres to all safety regulations
Other duties as assigned
1st Shift position
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must demonstrate knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar
Able to follow directions.
Attention to Detail —careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks.
Education and Experience:
HS Diploma or GED preferred
Prior experience in foundry cleaning operations preferred, but not required.
Successful completion of TB Woods PIV/Forklift License training and certification required
Noise – Regular exposure to noise levels at or above 85 decibels during shift. Hearing protection required.
Dust – Regular exposure to dust particles. Fresh-Air helmet must be wore while completing tasks during shift. Maintenance and proper storage required. Medical clearance by a licensed physician required before use of device.
Weather Elements – May be exposed to weather elements, primarily temperature changes, during shift.
Work Area – May be required to work in a "booth" during majority of shift. Booth sizes vary depending on size of equipment and materials used. Booth area surrounded by three walls.
Operation of Power and Air Tools – Must be able to withstand use of vibrating tools for extended periods of time, during majority of shift. Power/Air tools may include the following: Cup Grinder, Saw, Cone Grinder, Burr Grinder, Air Chipper, Chipping Hammer, Chipping Gun,
Arm-Hand Steadiness —Must be able to keep hand and arm steady while moving arm or while holding arm and hand in one position.
Finger Dexterity — Must be able to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects.
Manual Dexterity — Must be able to quickly move hand, hand together with arm, or two hands to grasp and/or manipulate objects.
Control Precision — Must be able to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions.
Near Vision — Must be able to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
Lifting Requirements – Must be able to lift up to 50lbs. on a regular basis.
Sitting and Standing – Must be able to stand for long periods of time during entire shift.
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