Priefert Steel, located in Fort Worth, TX, are now seeking an Experienced Blanking Line Operator. Great Pay, Great Benefits, Great Company!
- Adjust and correct machine set-ups to reduce thicknesses, reshape products, and eliminate product defects.
- Monitor machine cycles and mill operation to detect jamming and to ensure that products conform to specifications.
- Examine, inspect, and measure raw materials and finished products to verify conformance to specifications.
- Read rolling orders, blueprints, and mill schedules to determine setup specifications, work sequences, product dimensions, and installation procedures.
- Manipulate controls and observe dial indicators to monitor, adjust, and regulate speeds of machine mechanisms.
- Start operation of rolling and milling machines to flatten, temper, form, and reduce sheet metal sections and to produce steel strips.
- Set distance points between rolls, guides, meters, and stops, per specifications.
- Thread or feed sheets or rods through rolling mechanisms, or start and control mechanisms that automatically feed steel into rollers.
- Position, align, and secure arbors, spindles, coils, mandrels, dies, and slitting knives.
- Direct and train other workers to change rolls, operate mill equipment, and remove coils and cobbles, and band and load material.
- Manually lifting, pushing, pulling, and/or carrying objects weighing up to 50 pounds.
- Other duties as assigned.
- Regular predictable attendance.
- Must be 25 years old or older.
- The ability to quickly respond (with the hand, finger, or foot) to a signal (sound, light, picture) when it appears.
- The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions.
- The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
- The ability to time your movements or the movement of a piece of equipment in anticipation of changes in the speed and/or direction of a moving object or scene.
- The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position.
- The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
- The ability to see details at a distance.
- The ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects.
- Ability to follow instructions
- Ability to work on more than one task at a time
- Ability to adapt quickly to changing conditions
- Ability to work with minimum supervision
- Ability to work effectively with fellow employees
- Ability to perform repetitive work
- Ability to climb stairs
- Vacation/Sick/Paid Holidays/401 (k)