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Band Saw Operator - Houston, TX

Branch ID: 5052

Pay Rate/Salary: $13.00 - $16.00

The Band Saw Operator will be responsible for the set-up, operate, or tend machines to saw, cut, shear, slit, punch, crimp, notch, bend, or straighten metal. This position will cover the bandsaw during the second shift: 2:00 PM to 12:00 Midnight.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Examine completed work pieces for defects, such as chipped edges or marred surfaces and sort defective pieces according to types of flaws.
  • Measure completed work pieces to verify conformance to specifications, using micrometers, gauges, calipers, templates, or rulers.
  • Set stops on machine beds, change dies, and adjust components, such as rams or power presses, when making multiple or successive passes.
  • Start machines, monitor their operations, and record operational data.
  • Set up, operate, or tend machines to saw, cut, shear, slit, punch, crimp, notch, bend, or straighten metal material.

Key Competencies:

  • Honest and Trustworthy
  • Loyal, reliable, hardworking, and competent
  • Committed to meet customers' needs
  • Team Player
  • Punctual
  • Dedicated and hardworking
  • Above average competency in the field
  • Desire to learn and be trained

Work Environment: This job operates in a variety of environments based on the location of the job that could lead to hot, cold, dusty, and noisy or hot areas.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

Must be willing to train on first shift 6:00am-4:00pm. for approximately 2-5 weeks or until you are fully trained on bandsaw. This is a full-time position. Work days are Monday to Friday, 2nd shift 2:00 pm to 12:00 midnight. Required to work weekends and overtime.

Travel: This position does not travel

Additional Eligibility Qualifications: Must be able to pass a drug test

High School Diploma or equivalent At least 3-5 years of experience in a similar role using a bandsaw. Experience reading and using calibrated tooling and equipment such as but not limited to calipers, height gages, pi-tapes, plug gages, micrometers, go/no go gages, thread gages, cylindrical plug and vertical dividing head. Able to operate some tools such as angle grinder and perform some blending and deburring. Able to maintain specific tolerances and accurately perform dimensions. Experience in the processes of deburring, drilling, blending welds, and maintaining specific tolerances. Experience operating band saw, belt sanders, sizers, angle, straight grander and hand tools. Knowledge in the use the band saw to perform operations such as but not limited to cutting simple layouts. Demonstrate a good mechanical aptitude. Must be proficient in math, using a measuring tape, and the application of measurements. Able to lift 50 lbs. Meet production deadlines. Must be able to stand and work at least 8-10 hours per day. Must have reliable transportation. Must be detail oriented. Must be receptive to accepting and overcoming challenges in a fast-paced environment. Must be willing to cross train into different departments. Must be willing to train on first shift 6:00am-4:00pm. for approximately 2-5 weeks or until you are fully trained on bandsaw. Must be able to operate (2) bandsaws.

About Staffmark

The Company supports affirmative action and equal employment opportunity. The Company will provide equal employment in employment practices to all applicants for employment. Employment decisions shall be made without regard to any protected characteristic such as, but not limited to, race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, citizen status, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, status in regard to public assistance, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans and other protected veterans, genetic information and other legally protected classes. Furthermore, the Company is an E-Verify employer. Information provided on this application will not be used for any discriminatory purposes. The Company complies with all applicable federal, state and local non-discrimination laws and regulations. The Company will provide reasonable accommodations in the application or interviewing process. If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application or interviewing process, please contact us.

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Band Saw Operator

City, State or Zip Code: Houston, TX

Position Type: Temp to Hire Position

Date Posted: 3/18/2019