E & E Manufacturing Company
Job Press Operator Job in Plymouth, MI
3:30pm - Midnight
Operators will set up and operate Transfer Press equipment to customer-supplied specifications while maintaining production by planning and organizing jobs and continuously monitoring quality. The operator will operate a machine which creates quality parts stamped out from steel coil. The operators are responsible for cleanliness and keeping press maintained, checking parts with calipers, and tools, setting up, loading and adjusting coil to produce parts to customer specification.
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 individual with disabilities to perform the essential job functions. Also, additional job duties may be assigned.
Examines finished stamping pieces to verify conformance with specifications according to operator inspection sheet, quality control plans and/or customer notes using instruments such as gauges.
Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations.
Ability to run progressive and transfer dies.
Ability to run crane.
Ability to park and unpark transfer bars.
Manually adjust transfer finger adjustments.
Pre-stage own die.
Knowledge of GMS system.
Ensure compliance with corporate and plant safety standards.
Basic understanding of computers and ability to perform computer functions as they pertain to the job.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as blueprints, welding symbols, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
Demonstrated detail orientation, self-motivation skills and ability to multi-task.
Competent at basic dimensional measuring and able to quickly learn the use of precision measurement tools.
Demonstrated ability to effectively implement or respond to change.
Working safely as a condition of employment.
Die Setting Skills:
Q.D.C. Leader Q.D.C.
Tool room system training
Understanding Press System:
Proper use and operation of tonnage monitors
Proper use and operation of P.L.C.'s
Proper use and adjustment of Die Protection Devices
Understanding of Press Line Components:
The press, slide, clutch, and counter balances
The Feeder: strengtheners, pilot pin, grippers and air valves
The Coil Box: Pinch rollers, chain drive and control box
Conveyor system set-up
Proper use and instruction of Power Lockout procedure
Light curtain setup, calibration and adjustment
Barrier guard adjustment
Proper use and instruction of Dual (Two Hand) Control Procedure
Proper use of the Die Setters Safety Setup Check Off List
Equipment Maintenance Check List
Tune in a proper starting procedure for job.
Knowledge of using Setup stop blocks to set shut heights
- Have the ability to set tooling heights and clearances.
Properly adjust and set progression, feeder heights, air pressure and that all controls are set for that job.
To be able to communicate with the tool room on repairs and improvements needed on the dies
Knowledge of the tool crib procedures and perishable tooling
Have the ability to train others
Exhibit leadership abilities.
Take the initiative, "Be that go to person" for those in your room or on your shift.
Have the ability to recognize when tool room assistance is needed
Be a highly motivated person
Work environment characteristics are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Employees also may be subject to certain environments such as working near loud moving mechanical parts. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The following environments include:
Fumes or air borne particles
Risk of electrical shock
The noise level in the working environment will be heavy with high traffic. Ear protection will be required.
The physical demands describes below 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. The following physical demands include:
Standing long hours (10 hours)
Climb or balance
Weight up to 50 Pounds
Special Vision Requirements
Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less).
Distance vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more).
Color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors).
Depth perception (three dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships).
Ability to adjust focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus).
To effectively carry out duties and responsibilities in the job position the following education, experience, or certifications are preferred:
High School Diploma or GED
One to five years of related Transfer Press experience and or training.
Welding, Laser Cutting, Plasma Cutting, and or Water Jet Cutting background also a plus.
To effectively carry out duties and responsibilities in the job position the following skills are required:
Experience with basic computer systems.
Speak effectively with fellow employees.
Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, etc.
Interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Organized and able to meet deadlines while performing multiple duties.
Solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
E & E offers a competitive wage, solid opportunity, and a career path to success. We offer comprehensive benefits such as medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401 (k) program, and free membership to local gym.
You should be proficient in:
Machine Setups for Production Runs
PLC Troubleshooting Skills