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Machine Setup & Operator

Company: Novo Building Products
Location: Bowerston
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Essential duties and responsibilities include:

* Set up and operate equipment including moulders, lathes, glue press, finger jointer, routers and other ancillary equipment needed to shape, profile, turn or otherwise fabricate products made from wood material
* Read work orders and examine product specifications to determine setup procedures, material to be used, proper run sequence, etc.
* Select and install cutting heads and/or tooling on equipment according to profile and other specifications
* Position heads and tooling and make adjustments to achieve proper product dimensions
* Verify characteristics of materials in process, using gauges, rulers, calipers, templates, schedules, work instructions, etc. to ensure conformance to specifications
* Inspect material for defects prior to and after processing
* Ensure processes are achieving goals for output, downtime and scrap; responsible for quality of product being produced
* Accurately report production activity through system transactions, written documents and reports
* Identify and communicate machine maintenance and / or performance issues
* Ensure proper guarding and safety devices are functioning and in use
* Provide coverage as needed in other areas within or outside of the department
* Other tasks may be assigned based upon the current work load and the needs of the company and customer

The knowledge, skills and abilities required are as follows:

* Previous machine operation and setup experience desired
* High School Diploma or Equivalent
* Ability to use a computer to perform detailed inquires, update information, respond to e-mail, and print reports on a daily basis
* Ability to motivate others to meet demands established by the schedule
* Exceptional problem-solving abilities
* Detail oriented and organized
* Good oral and written communication skills
* Basic math skills

The physical requirements of this position are as follows:

* Close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
* Safe and successful performance of the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
* Maintenance of regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards.
* This position requires the ability to work 12 hours.
* Physical labor such as lifting, and walking required on a regular basis
* Standing and bending continually and lifting and carrying up to 80 pounds
* Use of hands and arms to move, handle, position and inspect wooden materials of various weights and dimensions.
* Ability to wear required Personal Protective equipment (PPE) for extended periods of time


Keywords: Novo Building Products, Canton , Machine Setup & Operator, Other , Bowerston, Ohio

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