Job Details

Machine Operator/Powdercoater

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S&S Cycle, Inc.

Published

2019-11-07

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Location

La Crosse, WI, Wisconsin, United States

Category

Manufacturing and Production

Type

Full-time

Description

TITLE: Machine Operator

DEPARTMENT: Exhaust

REPORTS TO: Exhaust Supervisor

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Thoroughly understand and adhere to the department goals, objectives, and strategy 

  • Establish and maintain credibility throughout the organization as an effective developer of solutions 

  • Present and maintain positive morale amongst employees

  • Set up machines to start production

  • Control and adjust machine settings

  • Feed raw material or parts into semi-automated machines

  • Changes tools and inserts

  • Detect unusual occurrences during machining cycles

  • Perform quality checks and make necessary tool adjustments

  • Switch programs and subroutines for parts’ changeovers

  • Perform restarts

  • Train other operators in the cell

PHYSICAL AND PPE REQUIREMENTS:  

Employee is regularly required to:

  • Stand

  • Use hands to manipulate objects, tools, or controls

  • Talk and hear

  • Walk, stoop, crouch and bend

  • Reach above shoulders

  • Frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted and up to 100 pounds with assistance

  • Close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception

  • Must comply with safety equipment standards; safety glasses, hearing protection, steel toed shoes



TRAVEL:

  • Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience working as a machine operator

  • Knowledge of diverse high-speed machinery and measurement tools

  • Understanding of production procedures

  • Attention to detail

  • Flexible, energetic, forward-thinking, and creative with high moral and ethical standards

  • High analytical ability, good judgment, and strong operational focus

  • Well organized and self-directed

  • Able to relate to people at all levels of the organization in a positive fashion

  • Proficient in using gauges and tools for measurement

  • Have good mechanical ability

  • Lift up to 50 lbs repetitively throughout the day

  • Minimum of 2-3 years experience preferred in related field