Author Archives: Norma Patterson

Powder Coater/Parts Washer

DESCRIPTION

In a fast paced manufacturing facility, Powder Coat/Parts Washer rotate job positions as needed to wash, and spray powder to the surfaces of manufactured products by performing the following duties. (Job duties completed in Powder Coat using a Negative Pressure Respirator.)

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  1. Follow safety/environmental guidelines at all times
  2. Clean grease and dirt from product using Industrial Equipment with detergent mix and phosphates.
  3. Apply masking tape over parts and areas that are not to be coated.
  4. Using Powder Coating Equipment and proper technique directs powder spray onto work surface/product.
  5. Drives forklift truck and/or pallet jack as required.
  6. Operates monorail system to load and unload ovens
  7. Operate ovens to prepare product for powder coating and final drying.
  8. Able to pass a pulmonary function test.
  9. Knowledge of appropriate MSDS.
  10. Other duties as assigned

 

 

CONDITIONS

  1. Hours per day – Second Shift, Monday through Thursday, overtime as needed.
  2. Work Breaks – 3 10-minute breaks daily, 2 afternoon and 1 evening. 30-minute lunch break.
  3. Work performed while
    1. Sitting – 5%
    2. Standing – 95%
    3. Kneeling, Bending, Stooping, Pushing, Pulling – 35%
    4. Lifting
      1. Light – 1-15 pounds – frequently
      2. Medium – 16-45 pounds – Frequently
  • *Any lifting over 50 lbs. requires assistance or use of mechanical device.
  1. Carrying distance – Up to 25 feet frequently
  2. Environment – Temperature from 25 to 110+ degrees. Fumes, dust, humidity, noise.

Grinder

DESCRIPTION

In a fast-paced manufacturing facility, Grinder-Cleaner uses various hand-held industrial grinders, scrapers, chippers to clean slag and other particulate from metal subassemblies.  Requires knowledge of general shop practices and shop safety.  Requires good oral communication skills, listening skills, and ability to learn.  Will require hearing baseline testing, use of hearing protectors, safety glasses and safety shield.  Works independently and in cooperation with other employees.  Operates forklift truck, overhead cranes and hoists.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  1. Comply with Shop and Department Safety Rules and practices.
  2. Attendance- present at scheduled shift to perform assigned tasks.
  3. Safely operate grinders and hoists; safely use some hand tools.

 

CONDITIONS

  1. Hours per day – 6:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Thursday, with opportunities for overtime.
  2. Work Breaks – 2 15-minute breaks daily, 1 morning and 1 afternoon. 30-minute lunch break.
  3. Work performed while
  4. Sitting – 5%
  5. Standing – 95%
  6. Kneeling, Bending, Stooping, Pushing, Pulling – 35%
  7. Lifting

Light – 1-15 pounds – frequently

Medium – 16-45 pounds – Frequently

*Any lifting over 50 lbs. requires assistance or use of mechanical device.

  1. Carrying distance – Up to 25 feet frequently.
  2. Environment – Temperature from 25 to 110+ degrees.  Fumes, dust, humidity, noise in excess of 85db.

MIG Welder

DESCRIPTION

In a fast-paced, manufacturing facility, the Fit-up Welder reads and uses blueprints, tape measure, square, appropriate MIG welding machine to fit-up, tack, and finish welding for mild steel products.  Requires shop math skills including knowledge of angles.  Requires knowledge of general shop practices and shop safety.  Must be able to recognize and measure various steel types and sizes.  Studies indicate that the noise from welding equipment exceed OSHA limitations during an 8-hour weighted average.  This position will require a hearing conservation baseline and entry into the hearing conservation program.  The use of hearing protection is a requirement of this position. Requires good oral communication skills, listening skills, and ability to learn. Works independently and in cooperation with other employees.   Operates forklift truck, overhead cranes and hoists.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  1. Attendance- present at scheduled shift to perform assigned tasks.
  2. Comply with Shop and Department Safety Rules and practices.
  3. Safely operate MIG welding equipment, grinders, band saws, and pneumatic tools.
  4. Accurately read and interpret blueprints.
  5. Ability to fit-up, tack, and finish welding for mild steel and stainless-steel products within close tolerances.
  6. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and carry for distances to 25 feet.
  7. Other duties may be assigned.

 

 

CONDITIONS

  1. Hours per day – 6:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Thursday, with occasional opportunities for overtime.
  2. Work Breaks – 2 10-minute breaks daily, 30-minute lunch break.
  3. Work performed while
  4. Sitting – 5%
  5. Standing – 95%
  6. Kneeling, Bending, Stooping, Pushing, Pulling – 35%
  7. Lifting

Light – 1-15 pounds – frequently

Medium – 16-45 pounds – Frequently

*Any lifting over 50 lbs. requires assistance or use of mechanical device.

  1. Carrying distance – Up to 25 feet frequently.
  2. Environment – Temperature from 25 to 110+ degrees.  Fumes, dust, humidity, noise at or above 85db.

Combination Welder

DESCRIPTION

In a fast-paced, manufacturing facility, the Fit-up Welder reads and uses blueprints, tape measure, square, appropriate MIG/TIG welding machine to fit-up, tack, and finish welding for mild steel and stainless-steel products.  Requires shop math skills including knowledge of angles.  Requires knowledge of general shop practices and shop safety.  Must be able to recognize and measure various steel types and sizes. Requires good oral communication skills, listening skills, and ability to learn. Works independently and in cooperation with other employees. Operates forklift truck, overhead cranes, and hoists.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  1. Attendance- present at scheduled shift to perform assigned tasks.
  2. Comply with Shop and Department Safety Rules and practices.
  3. Safely operate MIG/TIG welding equipment, grinders, band saws, and pneumatic tools.
  4. Accurately read and interpret blueprints.
  5. Ability to fit-up, tack, and finish welding for mild steel and stainless-steel products within close tolerances.
  6. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and carry for distances to 25 feet.
  7. Other duties may be assigned.

 

CONDITIONS

  1. Hours per day – 6:00am to 4:30pm, Mon. through Thurs., with occasional overtime
  2. Work Breaks – 30-minute Lunch, 2, 15-minute breaks daily, 1 morning/1 afternoon
  3. Work performed while
  4. Sitting – 5%
  5. Standing – 95%
  6. Kneeling, Bending, Stooping, Pushing, Pulling – 35%
  7. Lifting

Light – 1-15 pounds – frequently

Medium – 16-45 pounds – Frequently

*Any lifting over 50 lbs. requires assistance or use of mechanical device.

  1. Carrying distance – Up to 25 feet frequently.
  2. Environment – Temperature from 25 to 110+ degrees.  Fumes, dust, humidity, noise.