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3rd Shift Press Operator

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Date: May 21, 2019

Location: Chilton, WI, US, 53014

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

 

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Summary

The experienced 3rd  shift press operator works in conjunction with other press operators to ensure production schedules and quality standards are met with little downtime through set ups needed in order to meet customers’ needs and demands. This position requires strong mechanical knowledge. A detailed orientated, self-motivated, problem solver that utilizes a strong work ethic for a 300+ union facility in Chilton, WI is required. Starting pay depending on experience. This position is eligible for an $1,800.00 sign on bonus. Apply to learn more!

Responsibilities

  • Perform all duties in a safe manner
  • Ability to work in a team environment focusing on meeting Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost standards
  • Set up, complete PM’s, troubleshoot, repair, and operate presses
  • Must be able to work independently; will be responsible for specific or cross-functional tasks, based on equipment
  • Interpret drawings and press parts to specification while upholding tight tolerances
  • Perform in process checks to make certain that the presses run efficiently and accurately to assure quality before approving production
  • Examine all work orders and instructions to determine which machines, parts and materials are needed to complete orders to full customer satisfaction.
  • Observe and measure parts coming off the press to ensure they are within required specifications
  • Makes adjustments such as tightening hold down bolts, die springs and pins, adjusting straightening rolls, guides, feeder roll pressure and, feed length to maintain quality of parts, etc.
  • Monitor continuous operation of presses for proper feed of material from roll feed equipment into die
  • Loads coil material and threads through roll feed equipment
  • Maintains operation of parts washer and lube tank
  • Operate a forklift
  • Inspects finished product for completeness and conformance to all quality assurance procedures
  • Identify opportunities for improvement with suggestions and recommendations for remedy
  • Know, understand, and follow plant safety rules, policies and procedures
  • Follow company policies and procedures
  • Participate in Lean Transformation efforts including safety initiatives
  • Assist others as needed
  • Maintain a clean work area 
  • Complete paperwork accurately and timely as needed and required
  • Other duties as assigned by lead, supervisor and/or manager 
  • Perform all duties in the spirit of Our Philosophy and in accordance to legal, ethical and contractual practices

Critical Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Capability to read and interpret blueprints, work order instructions, and operate required tools involved in position
  • Capable of reading and writing relay/ladder logic 
  • Basic knowledge of machine repair
  • Must be forklift certified or have the ability to be forklift certified
  • Must be proficient at using micrometers, dial calipers, height gage, shop gages, depth gages and dial indicators to inspect parts and verify dimensions
  • Must be able to maintain tolerances and finishes to engineering and manufacturing specifications
  • Possess good problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to measure, read, write and document work
  • Ability to sustain a steady work pace over an entire work day
  • Strong basic math skills, including the ability to understand and convert both metric and English measurements
  • Strong in process inspection skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with the ability to establish working relationships quickly
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to drive resolution
  • Comfortable performing a wide range of responsibilities, from thinking broadly to executing detailed tasks
  • Proven ability to effectively work in a detailed, fact based environment
  • Knowledge of safety protocol such a lock out tag out
  • Commitment to personal integrity and integrity of the product(s) and processes
  • Customer focused with the ability to function with a high sense of urgency
  • Confidence to make decisions and a strong commitment to team success
  • Capability to read and interpret blueprints, work order instructions, and operate required tools involved in position
  • Capable of reading and writing relay/ladder logic 
  • Basic knowledge of machine repair
  • Must be forklift certified or have the ability to be forklift certified
  • Must be proficient at using micrometers, dial calipers, height gage, shop gages, depth gages and dial indicators to inspect parts and verify dimensions
  • Must be able to maintain tolerances and finishes to engineering and manufacturing specifications
  • Possess good problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to measure, read, write and document work
  • Ability to sustain a steady work pace over an entire work day
  • Strong basic math skills, including the ability to understand and convert both metric and English measurements
  • Strong in process inspection skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with the ability to establish working relationships quickly
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to drive resolution
  • Comfortable performing a wide range of responsibilities, from thinking broadly to executing detailed tasks
  • Proven ability to effectively work in a detailed, fact based environment
  • Knowledge of safety protocol such a lock out tag out
  • Commitment to personal integrity and integrity of the product(s) and processes
  • Customer focused with the ability to function with a high sense of urgency
  • Confidence to make decisions and a strong commitment to team success

Desired Experience

2+ years of press experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

Education

High School Diploma or equivalent

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.


Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh

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