Experience and Skills:
Machine OPERATING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and /or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/ or experience
High School Diploma or GED and six months to one year related on-the-job training or an equivalent combination or education and experience.
Ability to read, interpret, comprehend and follow instructions both verbally and written. Ability to understand and apply documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees within the organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, percentages, and decimals. Ability to accurately comprehend, interpret and apply measuring device readings. Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, area, circumference and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Able to use good judgment in determining best methods, acceptable quality levels, production priorities, and good and safe equipment procedures.
Complexity- Requires the ability to perform semi-routine, repetitive or generally standardized duties understand and follow instructions or general procedures of usually standardized work. Follow regular safety and quality procedures. Work is regularly checked. Attention to detail is critical. Responsible for own work.
Physical demands - While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand on a hard surface and use hands and arms to move and lift products, use fingers and hands to operate levers, handles and/or button controls. The employee frequently is required to bend and twist while loading and unloading machines or carts. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stoop or crouch. The employee must frequently lift and/or move products and parts up to 35 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up 70 pounds(with assistance). Specific vision abilities required by this job include peripheral vision and the ability to adjust focus.
Working conditions - While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, metal shavings, and vibrations associated with machine operation. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud while equipment is running. Location temperature may be affected by seasonal factors.
Safety Factors - Safety sensitive work area, safety shoes and protective eye wear and gloves required, other safety equipment and gear may be required as needed. Production dress code applies.