Title: Water Jet Operator
Position Type: Full-Time/Regular
Location: GPT Wheat Ridge
Job Summary & Job Duties
The Waterjet Operator is responsible for the production of parts utilizing waterjet cutting machinery.
• Pulling material for waterjetting from layouts and loading on cutting table
• Change settings on machine based on material and layout design; sometimes operating multiple pieces of equipment at a time
• Pull parts from table and group according to router and work order
• Utilizing measuring tools (calipers) for quality assurance
• Transact parts in system to move products to the next stage in production
• Light preventative maintenance of equipment including loading sand into hopper
• Remove excess materials from area utilizing a forklift
• Occasionally create layouts for cutting utilizing nesting software
• Adhere to all company and OSHA standards and maintain a safe and clean work space
• Collaborates - Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.
• Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
• Demonstrates self-awareness - Using a combination of feedback and reflection to gain productive insight into personal strengths and weaknesses.
• Situational adaptability – Adapting approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations.
• Drives results – Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.
• Decision quality – Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
• High School Diploma or Equivalent
• Forklift licensing and experience a plus
• Ability to read and interpret layouts and routers
• Previous experience working with waterjet machinery is a plus
• Ability to work independently and with minimal direction or supervision
• Commitment to work safely in all aspects of the position
Hard to Very Hard Work: Spending time in excess of 8 hours in a stationary position, generally standing. Physical demands may include stooping, kneeling, touching, feeling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, talking, hearing, repetitive motions, positioning self to utilize equipment properly, and lifting and/or transporting items up to 35 pounds.. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This specification is intended to indicate the kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that will be required of positions that will be given this title and shall not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be. It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under his/her supervision. The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not be held to exclude other duties not mentioned. Ability to competently perform all the essential duties of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation, demonstrated commitment to effective customer service delivery, and the ability to work productively as a member of a team or work group are basic requirements of all positions at Garlock.
Garlock values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.
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