Fabricator Rack Making
Summary/Objective The person in this role operates machines such as cutoff saws, shears, rolls, brakes, presses, forming machines, spinning machines and punches that cut shape and bend metal plates, sheets, tubes and structures by performing the following duties. We work 4-10 hour days Monday through Thursday.
● Operates fabrication shop and machine shop machinery and equipment.
● Reads job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirements
● Sets stops or guides to specified length as indicated by scale, rule, or template.
● Observes machine operation to detect part defects or machine malfunction.
● Measures parts dimensions to determine accuracy of machine operation.
● Removes burrs, sharp edges, rust or scale from parts.
● Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, jig borers, grinders, and shapers.
● Verifies conformance of finished part to specifications.
● Follow company safety procedures and embrace culture of safety within the machine shop.
● Perform miscellaneous duties and projects as assigned and required
Competencies 1. Technical Capacity 2. Thoroughness 3. Learning Orientation 4. Service and maintenance of equipment 5. Time Management 6. Teamwork orientation
Work Environment Work is performed in a manufacturing facility, with drill presses, metal cutting, and other industrial equipment. Noise levels fluctuate from moderate to high. While performing the duties of this job, the employee must wear appropriate personal safety protection equipment. This equipment will vary based upon the work location and type of work being performed but often will include safety glasses and sometimes may include protective clothing. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to see, talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands and finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. Lifting of items weighing up to 75-pounds. Moving from place to place within the manufacturing facility; reaching for items above and below desk level. Required Education and Experience 1. High school diploma or GED. 2. 1-5 years experience operating machine shop equipment. 3. Basic knowledge in math and decimal places. 4. Knowledge in usage of gages, calipers, measuring tools, and clean sharp edges. 5. Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment and meet production quotas