Wright & McGill Brazing Machine Operator I in Denver, Colorado
Besides being a great place to work, we offer the opportunity to participatein an excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental, lifeinsurance, long term disability, profit sharing and a 401K plan with amatch. All of that plus a four-day work week!Eagle Claw is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to promoting aculturally diverse workforce.A pre-employment drug screen and background check will be required for allpositions.Position PurposeOperate two Brazing machines and monitor the output of each machine to producefish hooks that meet pre-determined quality and production standards.Knowledge/skills and experience: Must be able to work any shift and overtime hours when required. Must have excellent visual acuity and able to inspect small details offish hooks. Must possess solid mechanical aptitude. Must possess manual dexterity in both hands to use required hand tools. Must be able to read, write and possess basic computer skills. Previous manufacturing experience preferred. Must be a team player and perform all functions of the position in aprofessional manner.Essential Duties Walks from machine to machine, continuously monitoring output ofbrazing machines by inspecting the hooks as they fill the catch pans to ensureall specifications and quality standards are met. Maintains acceptable production output by meeting or exceeding 100% ofthe machine standard Using various hand tools makes adjustments to equipment when necessaryto meet quality standards. Using both hands loads strings of double hooks into magazine so they canbe loaded into the machine. Fills single hook loader to maintain a continuous flow of single hooksinto the machine. Mixes brazing paste and keeps the paste reservoirs and paste gunsoperational. Adjust the paste flow to meet hook weight standards. Established and maintains treble hook weight and box load standards. Enters production into Oracle by scanning tray labels when the box isfilled to the exact weight. Uses micrometer, calipers, microscope, testing equipment andoptical comparator to monitor hook specifications. Accurately fills out inspection and production forms. Passes essential information along to the next shift regarding theoperations of the machinery. Cleans and oils machinery using brushes, cleaning towels, magnetsand oil cans, following established procedures. Observes and performs all safety and good housekeeping regulations ofthe department and the Company. Endorses all company and departmental rules and regulations.Physical Environment and Working Conditions Must be able to stand and walk for periods of up to twelve hours. Must be able to function in a noisy environment and tolerate exposure tooil, grease, chemicals, dust, and heat up to 90 degrees. Must be able to work around high speed machinery. Must be able to reach from floor level to a height of six feet in orderto check equipment and make adjustments. Must be able to lift up to 15 lbs. frequently and up to 75 lbs.occasionally. Must be able to observe the operation of equipment from a height of fivefeet in order to detect malfunctions. Safety glasses, hearing protection and safety boots are required.