Saw Operator


Manufacturing and Production

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Winston Salem

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Branch Information

Burlington/Winston-Salem NC Area - (USA) 3286 South Church Street NC Burlington , NC 27215-9149

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Job Description

Job Summary:

The Saw Operator role, under supervision of the Production Supervisor, is responsible for setting up and adjusting saws on winding lines. This is a hands-on position that requires mechanical aptitude and independent judgment.

Job Requirements:

Mechanical aptitude

Physically able to lift up to 30 lbs repetitively, 50 lbs occasionally, 100 lbs with assistance

Able to work in a labor intensive position. Lifting, standing, bending, twisting and stooping for up to 12 hours per day

Ability to use hand tools including wrenches, grinders and utility knives

Ability to read various measurement equipment including tape measures, calipers and micrometers

Ability to read and interpret work orders to understand machine setup requirements

Primary Accountabilities:

Prepare saw and make adjustments as necessary for each work order using hand tools. Perform changeovers between work orders to meet specifications

Assist winder operator with installation and adjustment of mandrel during setup process

Communicate with winder operator, keeping him/her abreast of quality concerns, equipment issues and material counts