The production operator is assigned to a specific cell or work
area on a production shift. He or she is responsible for the
efficient operation of the production equipment and required to
perform the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the
Perform the primary thinking encompassed by this job
Comply with all Company policies and
Maintain operation of multiple lines, including loading
gaskets and packaging end product for shipment.
Visually inspect product for quality assurance
Measure and record pipe dimensions as required.
Take the proper action according to SPC Charting
Control dimensions to maintain pipe specifications with
Move bundled pipe from work area (scrap and good
Assist in production line start-up activities and
Follow all operational and safety procedures.
Cut and band scrap as directed.
Maintain a clean, safe and orderly work area per
established housekeeping standards.
Understand Belling Operations.
Report any equipment malfunctions, product defects or
unsafe conditions immediately.
Read and Understand SOPs contained in Operator
Relieve and assist other operators as needed.
Work as a team with other personnel.
Other duties as required
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
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High School diploma or equivalent required. No prior experience
Ability to read a limited number of two- and three-syllable
English words and to recognize similarities and differences between
words and between series of numbers. Ability to print and speak
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply
and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations
using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out
detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to
deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in
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. While performing the duties of this job, the
employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The
employee is frequently exposed to extreme cold and extreme heat.
The employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
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