Duluth, Georgia Company seeks Machine Operator.
Prepares equipment to 1 hour prior to shift start to run scheduled product.
Responsible for daily minor and major repairs as well as performing with the preventative maintenance team when necessary.
Must possess mechanical expertise to insure production levels and overall efficiencies on a continued basis.
Assists Packers and Quality Control in required paperwork.
Must log and maintain records on packaging and raw material loss.
QUALIFICATIONS: Must have general maintenance knowledge, have good judgement and initiative, and be able to learn in a timely manner.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Related maintenance experiences a must. High school diploma or equivalency required.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: 12th grade math.
REASONING ABILITY: Must be able to adequately perform job duties with little or no supervision. Good judgement and initiative a must.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Maintenance certification courses desired.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Congested work area often with undesirable temperatures. Heavy lifting required.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Must maintain strict safety procedures due to working with high-speed equipment.
ADDITIONAL POSITION OR POSITIONS TO BE CROSS/TRAINED FOR: Maintenance Mechanic B, Production Team Leader and /or Supervisor. Set up and operate a variety of machines and tools to produce precision parts and instruments.
Fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout and machining procedures.
Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.
Measure, examine, and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments.
Set controls to regulate machining, or enter commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.
Observe and listen to operating machines or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions and to determine need for adjustments or repairs.
Study sample parts, blueprints, drawings and engineering information to determine methods and sequences of operations needed to fabricate products.
Confer with engineering, supervisory, manufacturing personnel and other teams to exchange technical information.
Program computers and electronic instruments.
Clean and lubricate machines, tools and equipment to remove grease, rust, stains and foreign matter.
Design fixtures, tooling and experimental parts to meet engineering needs.
Evaluate experimental procedures, and recommend changes or modifications for improved efficiency and adaptability to setup and production.
Perform routine maintenance on equipment.
Identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance.
Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques.
Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
Knowledge of design techniques, tools and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings and models.
Ability to determine the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.