Cold Forming Header Operator in Darlington, WI at ITW

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    136 Pelco Drive
    Darlington, WI
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  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
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Job Description


Sets up and operates multi die cold header to produce quality automotive fasteners from cold metal rod or wire by performing the following duties:

 Selects, installs, and align dies, punches, cutting tools, guides, and stops to set up machine.

 Sets controls to synchronize machine actions for various operations on workpiece in specified sequence.

 Adjusts settings of dies on controls, as required, to produce product within specified tolerances and meeting quality standards.

 Positions coil of metal wire, or rod on feed spindle and threads it through straightening rolls into feed mechanism.

 Verifies dimensions of workpieces with specifications.

 Recognize and inspect quality issues and troubleshoots process or quality issues with engineers to correct and document.

 Starts machines to produce sample product and measures for conformance with specifications.

 Complies with all safety rules and TS16949 policies and operating procedures.

 Maintains, oils, and cleans machines on a regular basis. Drains and cleans oil trays, dumps scrap, and sweeps floors to maintain housekeeping standards.

 Keeps tools well organized and reorder as necessary to assure proper inventory levels.

 Ensures all quality and safety documentation is completed.

 Other responsibilities as needed.

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

 High School diploma or the equivalent required; Associates degree preferred.

 Prior experience operating single or multi-die header machines preferred.

 Strong mechanical aptitude.

 Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

 Ability to complete routine production and quality reports.

 Ability to lift up to 30 pounds repetitively.

 Understanding and compliance with safety rules and regulations.

 Strong verbal and written communication skills.

 Ability to stand 8 hours; bend regularly.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for

employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran

status, or any characteristic protected by law.


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