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Machine Operator

Handicare USA, Inc.
Maryland Heights, MO 63043





















JOB TITLE:


MACHINE OPERATOR


DEPARTMENT:


SEWING DEPARTMENT


REPORTS TO:


PRODUCTION MANAGER - SEWING


FLSA STATUS:


CREATION DATE:


REVISION DATE:


NON-EXEMPT


 


9/20/2022




 



OVERVIEW:  As a machine operator, you will oversee machinery and various machine work processes in order to create precision fabrications. You will run parts program to make products into a practical reality and check products for optimum quality assurance. This position will also diagnose and identify any mechanical problems or faulty tools to ensure that equipment runs safely and efficiently at all times.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:



  • Set-up, calibrate, maintain and replace machine tools as needed

  • Align and place tools, cutters, guides, and stops correctly in machine

  • Ensure parts and fabrications are made to correct specifications by reading using templates, blueprints, sketches, etc.

  • Operate manual machinery and oversee automated machines

  • Run test products to ensure quality and accuracy of production meets the set standard

  • Place and secure various materials onto machine

  • Oversee machines, belts, any moving pieces, etc. during the production process and adjust speed and/or movements as needed, per published procedures.

  • Observe and monitor input/output, accuracy, and efficiency of machine

  • Keep a daily activity log of production notes (including totals, defects etc.)

  • Dispose of and/or recycle any waste in line with company and state environmental policy

  • Check & record First Piece & First Article, as required per established procedures.

  • Additional duties, as assigned by management.



 


SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:


This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


COMPETENCIES:



  • Must possess good verbal and written skills




  • Is consistently at work and on time.




  • Follows instructions, responds to management direction




  • Monitors own work to ensure quality




  • Meets productivity standards




  • Observes safety and security procedures

  • Reports potentially unsafe conditions

  • Uses equipment and materials properly


 

 


LANGUAGE SKILLS:



  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedural manuals.   Ability to write reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.



EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & TRAINING:



  • High School Diploma or general education degree (GED); and 1 to 3 years of related experience; One year certificate from college or technical school preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience.



CERTIFICATES, LICENSES OR REGISTRATIONS:



  • OSHA 10 hour Certification preferred.



COMPUTER SKILLS:



  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook is required. 



PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  



  • The employee will consistently stand, walk, stoop, kneel or crouch during shift.  Employee will be required to regularly sit, use hand to finger, handle, feel and reach with hands and arms.  Employee must be able to occasionally lift and or move up to 50 lbs.



WORK ENVIRONMENT:



  • This position works in an environment with loud noise levels.



TRAVEL:



  • None is required for this position.



 


EOE/M/F/D/V


Note: Nothing in this job description restricts managements right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.  Critical features of this job are described under various headings above.  They may change at any time due to reasonable accommodations or other reasons.  The above statements are strictly intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed.  They are not be construed as a complete list of all responsibilities, duties and skills requires of employees in this position.   The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Posted: 2022-12-03 Expires: 2023-01-02

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