Title: Automatic Winder- Skilled Machine Operator
General Summary: Performs light industrial manufacturing as an Automatic Winding Machine Operator in a metal gasket manufacturing plant. This individual must have the ability to accomplish all tasks with little or no supervision. The right individual will have a fantastic opportunity to mature and grow with the company.
Primary responsibility will be to operate the automatic winding machine that produces metal wound gaskets.
Elevated level of Mechanical aptitude.
Performs and records quality checks as required.
Maintains a clean work area, works in a safe manner, and performs other tasks as directed by production management.
Ability to analyze, troubleshoot, all situations that could arise. Apply commonsense understanding to conduct detailed but uninvolved written and/or oral instructions.
Monitor machine cycles to avoid equipment issues or failures
Review orders and drawings to verify product specifications
Calculate and record daily production numbers
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience: 1 to 2 years’ experience as a machine operator in a manufacturing environment is favorable.
Skills & Abilities: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies to perform the essential functions of this position.
Problem solving-the individual identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner and gathers and analyzes information skillfully. Ability to apply commonsense understanding to conduct detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
§ Oral communication-the individual speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations. Ability to read and interpret documentation such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
§ Mathematical Skills-Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
§ Quality management-the individual looks for ways to improve and promote quality and demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.
§ Planning/organizing-the individual prioritizes and plans work activities, uses time efficiently and develops realistic action plans.
§ Adaptability-the individual adapts to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands and can deal with a frequent change, delays or unexpected events.
§ Dependability-the individual is consistently at work and on time, follows instructions, responds to management direction, and solicits feedback to improve performance.
§ Safety and security-the individual actively promotes and personally observes safety and security procedures and uses equipment and materials properly.
GLOBAL PERFORMANCE: Nearly half of annual sales are generated in markets outside the U.S.