Forge Fabricator/Press Operator Job
This positionis located in our Lansing, MI location. Department: Forge Reports To: Production Supervisor FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Updated: 02.09 SUMMARY Responsible for the set up and operation of forge and trim presses by performing the following duties. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND Assignments include the following: Installs specified dies on press die sets, and positions and clamps holding fixtures to die sets. Aligns metal parts between dies or positions them against fixtures on press. Moves controls to lower ram that forces dies together. Dimensionally lays out parts. Monitors and records all associated dimensions on the product to ensure conformance to all customer specifications. Identifies maintenance needs of equipment and reports to management. Communicates with Die department on recommendation of windage and stock to add to dies. Mixes lubricants in lubrication tank. Performs preventative maintenance checks on press and die sets Monitors temperatures of furnaces according to type of metal being forged. Completes quality documents such as SPC charts, routers, and tags. Maintains housekeeping and safety standards in work area. Duties of Surface Prep Technician - prepare raw and preformed material for forging operations, utilizing blasters, Pangborns, Belt Grinders, Hand Grinders, Buffers, Mills, Ban Saws, Chop Saws, Trim Presses, Arbor Press, Tumblers, and F.P.I. Additional duties as requested by management. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES This job has no supervisory responsibilities. REQUIREMENTS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be professional, proactive and positive, with internal and external customers and coworkers. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or expertise required. Education and/or Background High-school diploma or general education degree (GED); and 2 to 3 years related experience and/or training. Language Skills Expertise to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Expertise to write routine reports and correspondence. Expertise to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization. Mathematical Skills Expertise to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Expertise to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Reasoning Expertise Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Expertise to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Computer skills Knowledge of inspection equipment such as calipers, micrometers, CMM, height gages, and comparators. Current knowledge of press operations and forging equipment. Knowledge of blueprint reading and geometric tolerancing. CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS None required. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 lbs; and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 lbs. WORKPLACE ENVIRONMENT While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the workplace environment is usually loud. The employee is frequently exposed to extreme hot, cold and or humid conditions. OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES Expertise to prioritize. Good hand/eye coordination. Good management expertise. Outstanding verbal and written skills.
December 8 2018 on The Job Spider