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Embossing Mach Operator in Newburyport, MA at ITW

Date Posted: 2/27/2019

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Job Description

Job 0FD00:012 Rate:  $17-18 an hour plus shift differential

Perform a variety of machine setups and operations related to embossing machines that imprint a design onto various films; ability to learn and run multiple machines, some material slitting and rewinding, material handling and finished product.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Work from specifications, product and application standards, samples, production schedules, priorities and other information to setup and operate embossing machines to imprint designs through heat/pressure applied to various films.

Make required machine changeovers. Load and unload materials, making machine adjustments to material feeds, tensions, take-up/idler rolls, heating/cooling or curing sources according to material type.

Make required inspections and checks for defects in image area being embossed. Understand the cost of Quality.

Place, align, bolt, clamp and secure cylinders, guards, sensors, slitters, switches, rollers, material and take-up reels, feed and other mechanisms. Dial in job specifications into controller and set speeds, feed, pressures, tensions, according to material type.

Perform routine operator maintenance on embossers as instructed by supervisors and maintenance staff.

Record production run quantities, job orders, product and materials used, machinery down times.

Fork truck driving required at times.

Perform similar or other duties as required.

Use of shop arithmetic, including decimals and fractions; simple use of charts, tables, specifications, schedules, tape measure, use of adjustable measuring instruments requiring knowledge in machine and equipment operations. Over 2 years of machine operator experience.

Use of judgment to plan, perform and make decisions as to the sequence of embossing machines(s) set-ups and adjustments, operations, processes, including minor modifications or adjustments to works routines.

Physical Demands:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger dexterity, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 45 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and color vision.

Forktruck use is part of this job. Willing to train on use of forktruck.