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Press Operator 6pm - 6am

Date: Sep 22, 2021

Location: Maize, KS, US, 67101

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc

We are dedicated to the belief that people are our most important asset. In filling job openings every effort is expended to find candidates within Worthington, its divisions or subsidiaries. Employee development, opportunity to grow and continuing to evolve both as an employee and as a company are instrumental to our success. We encourage employees to inquire about open positions and apply to those that help further their career goals.  


The Press Operator must set up and operate the mechanical press, inspect parts and assemblies for quality per blueprints and manufacturing specifications.


  • Monitors and measures parts coming off the press to ensure they are within required specifications.
  • Makes adjustments such as adjusting and tightening hold down bolts, die springs and pins; adjusts straightening rolls, guides, feeder roll pressure, feed length to maintain quality of parts, etc.
  • Monitors continuous operation of press for proper feed of material from roll feed equipment into die.
  • Loads coil material and threads through roll feed equipment.
  • Makes repairs and preventative maintenance for proper machine care.
  • Maintains operation of parts washer and lube tank.
  • Observes all safety rules.
  • Supports team objectives.
  • Must be able to train on 1st shift.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Desired Experience

  • Must be able to perform lockout and tagout.
  • Able to perform quality checks with dial calipers.
  • Maintain press operations.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Must be able to work weekends as needed.
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed.
  • Forklift license is required.


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: Wichita

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Warehouse, Forklift, Manufacturing