Press Operator

Jasper, Georgia | October 27, 2020

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitors and operates the press through repeated inspections of molded product to ensure the optimal process is maintained to produce the highest quality part and production expectations are met.
  • Monitors assigned area for any safety issues that may arise.
  • Reports any barriers that may jeopardize Safety, Quality, and / or Production.
  • Troubleshoots molding issues as necessary to meet expectations.
  • Exhibits good housekeeping at all times.
  • Operate the press in a safe, efficient manner.
  • Check parts while unloading and between heats.
  • Place good direct ship parts in boxes on pallets and place good parts that aren’t direct ship in tubs and set on floor.
  • Keep material and parts protected and covered at all times.
  • Follow the Process Sheet (along with special instructions) and conduct process checks as required.
  • Communicate with previous and following operator on press operation.
  • Place tickets in tubs and boxes for batch control.
  • Check temperature, tonnage, and cure time at least once per shift, per process sheet.
  • Complete all paperwork correctly and on time which includes 2 hour production checks, scrap, downtime and process checks
  • Communicate all issues to Line Leads and Supervisors
  • Clean up work area during and at the end of each shift.
  • Ability to push/pull/lift/carry varying weights of material and equipment up to 50 lbs.
  • Aware and understand QSR Quality policy and IATF 16949 work instructions.
  • This list is not all inclusive and other duties may be assigned as needed.
  • Qualifications:
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Satisfactory completion of Operator training program
  • Must be capable of pushing / pulling a mold from the press safely; or without potential harm to the tooling and/or equipment associated with the molding operation.
  • Must be capable of wearing all PPE associated with the job function
  • Days and hours:
  • Monday – Friday
  • 3PM – 11PM
  • 11PM-7AM
  • *Some overtime will be required