Coldform Operator

Jun 27, 2024

Job ID:137082


Job Position: Coldform Operator

Location: Fletcher, NC 28732

Pay Rate: $17.50/hr

Shift: 1st Shift

• Selects, installs and aligns dies, cutting tools, guides and stops to setup machine.
• Sets controls to synchronize machine actions for various operations on work piece in specified sequence.
• Positions coils of steel wire on payoff roller and feeds it through straightening rolls into feed mechanism.
• Adjusts settings of dies on controls as required to produce product within specified tolerances and meeting quality standards.
• Starts machine to begin production and observes machine operations for evidence of malfunction and product defects.
• Maintains machinery, including oiling and cleaning on a regular basis.
• Drains and cleans oil trays, dumps scrap and maintains a clean and safe work area.
• Ensures all quality and safety documentation is completed.
• Uses scales, micrometers, dial indicators and fixed gages to check parts produced/work.
• Work with engineering and/or maintenance to resolve specific machine, tooling and setup problems that may arise.
EDUCATION High School Diploma or GED
EXPERIENCE Uses a variety of common machine tools and gages, calipers, etc.
• Ability to read blueprints
• Ability to follow quality plans and work instructions
• Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and setup procedures per Quality Systems.
• Ability to write simple correspondence
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to perform mathematical functions using whole numbers, decimals and metric system
REASONING Ability to define problems, make appropriate adjustments and recommend improvements
• Manual dexterity and mechanically inclined
• Regularly required to use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls and reach with hands and arms
• Required to stand, walk, sit and occasionally to stoop, kneel or crouch
• Ability to lift heavy tooling (50 – 100 lbs. with assistance)
• Visual abilities required may include close vision and depth perception
• Regularly works near moving mechanical parts, works in an unconditioned air environment and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions
• Work may involve non-toxic and/or toxic fumes, chemicals, airborne particles, vibrations and heat
• Noise level in the work environment may frequently be loud (hearing protection required)