Saw Machine Operators


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

Up to USD15.00/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Corona, CA - (USA) 1260 Hamner Avenue Suite E CA Norco , CA 92860

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Job Description

Manpower is NOW HIRING 1st 2nd 3rd

Pay rate: $15.00


Sets up, operates, tends and maintains machinery that cuts or slices metal billets or pipes, using instruments such as gauges, micrometers, and dial indicators, in the production of extruded metal pipe, by performing the following duties, and others as may be assigned.

Essential Functions

* Examine, measure, and weigh materials or products to verify conformance to specifications, using measuring devices such as rulers, micrometers, or scales.

* Review work orders, blueprints, specifications, or job samples to determine components, settings, and adjustments for cutting and slicing machines.

* Type instructions on computer keyboards, push buttons to activate computer programs, or manually set cutting guides, clamps, and knives.

* Remove defective or substandard materials from machines and readjust machine components so that products meet standards.

* Press buttons, pull levers, or depress pedals to start and operate cutting and slicing machines.

* Adjust machine controls to alter position, alignment, speed, or pressure.

* Maintain production records, such as quantities, types, and dimensions of materials produced.

* Monitor operation of cutting or slicing machines to detect malfunctions or to determine whether supplies need replenishment

* Studies blueprints, layouts or charts, and job orders for information on specifications and tooling instructions, and to determine material requirements and operational sequences.

* Adjusts machine controls and changes tool settings in order to keep dimensions within specified tolerances.

* Adjusts controls to set cutting speeds and depths and feed rates, and to position tools in relation to work pieces.

* Starts lathe or turning machines and observe operations to ensure that specifications are met.

* Select cutting tools and tooling instructions, according to written specifications or knowledge of metal properties and shop mathematics.

* Crank machines through cycles, stopping to adjust tool positions and machine controls to ensure specified timing, clearances, and tolerances.

* Lift metal stock or work pieces manually or using hoists, and position and secure them in machines, using fasteners and hand tools.

* Replace worn tools, and sharpen dull cutting tools and dies using bench grinders or cutter-grinding machines.

* Position, secure, and align cutting tools in tool holders on machines, using hand tools, and verify their positions with measuring instruments.

Additional Responsibilities

* Observes and supports SXP's health, safety and environmental policies.

* Understand technical drawings and measuring devices


Education and Experience

* High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required

* Previous manufacturing experience and/or training preferred

Special Skills

* Ability to work flexible hours as required, including weekends and holidays

* Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Physical Demands - The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.