3rd Shift Automatic Press Operator

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019849
Date Posted:Feb 16
Category:7 - Skilled Trades
Metro Area:

Looking for an Automatic Press Operator Technician for our client located in Grand Rapids, MI area.

  • Monitor production requirements, schedule work for the area, and report production via the electronic production tracking system.
  • Prepare presses and work sites for set up using standard work. Prepare, install, set up, and remove dies according to set up instructions and documented standard work.
  • Validate process parameters and enter system deviations when applicable.
  • Provide technical and production support for day-to-day manufacturing operations.
  • Program, optimize, and troubleshoot electrical servo systems.
  • Provide assistance and input when incorporating sensors and other measurement technology into new and existing processes to improve quality and/or productivity.
  • Ensure that backup tooling, material, fixtures, containers, etc. are pre-staged in designated areas and ready in order to minimize downtime at set up.
  • Assist operators to improve setup times and meet production goals by implementing and tracking quick die change techniques, end of run inspection with Die Technicians, and production improvements.
  • Program Smart Pac’s and update necessary information within setup instructions and other documentation to formally standardize the process.
  • Perform necessary duties to obtain first good piece as it relates to meeting quality requirements. Approve and sign off on first / last piece after operator has completed the checks.
  • Operate Coordinate Measurement Machine (CMM) and interpret results, as necessary.
  • Perform layered audits as directed by the Production Manager or Supervisor.
  • Perform capability run pre-stage and setup.
  • Drive lean initiatives including 5S, Kanban, quick changeover, standardized work, Error Proofing, problem solving, Six Sigma, and CIA events; ensure department maintains minimum acceptable scores for 5S

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to

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