Laser Operator

Website Engineering Services & Products Company(ESAPCO)/FarmTek

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Summary:  The person in this position reports will directly report to the Weld Supervisor who reports to the Weld Shop Manager. This person will be responsible for setting up and operating a variety of manufacturing machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1.      Responsible for setting up and operating a variety of manufacturing machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments.

2.      Select the appropriate tools, machines and materials to be used in preparation of manufacturing machinery work.

3.      Make sure that the right program is picked for the particular job.

4.      Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and vernier calipers.

5.      Operator will perform daily cleaning of machine, scrap bins and perform some maintenance duties as assigned by the Supervisor.

6.      Load sheets of metal into the laser using a vacuum hoist.

7.      Unload the cut parts, use instruments to debur and clean parts.

8.      Make sure that the part meets the quality expectations and it is within the tolerances of the particular part.

9.      Make custom parts for repair of current equipment when required.

10.     Adhere to all safety rules and OSHA regulations.

11.     Close out shelters and other production items as needed.

12.     Perform other tasks as assigned.

Qualifications:

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.

·         Must have experience working with blueprints, drawings and engineering information

·         Knowledge in lasers including designing issues and maintenance

·         Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance

·         Knowledge of gauges, micrometers and calipers

·         Design techniques, tools and principals involved in production planning, blueprints, drawings and models

·         Identify causes of operating errors and deciding what to do through troubleshooting

·         Determine the kinds of tools and equipment needed to do a job

·         Background in safety compliance-particularly Lock out/Tag Out procedures

·         Must be safety conscious and follow all safety guidelines and adhere to safety and OSHA regulations

·         Ability to program, set-up and operator lasers

Education and/or Experience:         

High school diploma or equivalent preferred.  Ideal candidate would have at least 1 year of laser operating experience and troubleshooting.

Language Skills:

Ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions

Computer Skills:

Ability to use Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook

Training Needs

Continuous training in machine operation and in company production and safety policies and procedures.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Ability to lift 50 pounds.  In addition to heavy lifting, this job requires, variously, continuous standing, walking, sitting, light lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, kneeling, crawling, climbing, and squatting.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This job is required to be performed, variously, in hot, humid, dry, dusty, and cold conditions inside. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

To apply for this job email your details to jheiderscheit@esapco.com

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