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Laser Operator

Company: Modern Manufacturing Inc.
Location: Eudora
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Modern ManufacturingPosition Summary: The position's primary purpose and focusModern Manufacturing is looking for a Laser Operator, for its manufacturing facility located in Eudora, KS. The primary focus for the Laser Operator will be to work on fabrication activities to achieve established production goals consistent with standards of quality, safety, cost and housekeeping. Tactical and strategic thinking are essential for this role. Position, Duties & Primary Responsibilities: Major responsibilities of the positionAbility to read and understand part drawings and specifications;Knowledge of ISO 9001 quality standards and implementation;Knowledge of 5S and continuous improvement projects specifically in a machine shop;Work to improve the efficiency and accuracy of methods and procedures which would improve product quality throughout product realization;Monitors and drives quality measures and implements continuous improvement efforts.Participates in and coordinates programs related to employee communications, placement, training and development, orientation, quality, etc.Strong background, knowledge and understanding of fabrication.Proficient in various conventional Trumpf sheet metal shop equipment such as CNC Laser Cutters, CNC Routers, and Press Brakes.Ensures the consistent use of safety devices and personal protective equipment (PPE), supervises departmental housekeepingEnsure nonconforming product is identified and segregated to prevent its introduction into the product stream;;Attention to detail and excellent organizational, problem solving and multi-tasking skills;Report inspection results in written or printed format. Interacts with interested parties to ensure all results are understood and acted upon as necessary;Provide support to engineering and management on special projects;Other duties as assigned;Skill and qualifications:Clear and effective English written and verbal communication skills Highly motivated and demonstrates initiativeGood organizational, planning, problem solving, and execution skillsAbility to plan, multi task, and manage time effectivelyStrong Mathematical understandingEffective interpersonal/people skillsThe ability to work effectively in a team environmentHigh attention to detailAbility to prioritize and delegate work load, work independently and manage time effectively to achieve maximum production;Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment and meet deadlinesStrong computer skills in the use of Microsoft Office Software (work, excel, outlook) Education, Training & Experience:High School Diploma or equivalentKnowledge of Workplace Safety and Health regulations, practices, operational procedures and requirementsAt least 5 years manufacturing and fabrication experience with emphasis on metal fabricationAbility to interpret drawings, blue prints, and engineering directive documentsA minimum of 3-5 years of quality control experience in a machine shop;Experience in Lean Manufacturing concepts, quality measurements and OSHA requirementsWill have knowledge of working with and implementing ISO 9001:2015 in a machine shop setting.Problem solving and conflict management skillsWorking Conditions:This position requires walking, sitting or standing for extended periods of timeMust have the ability to lift 50 pounds from floor to waist, carry 50 pounds, and push and/or pull up to 20 poundsMust have the ability to climb ladders and/or stairsBending, reaching, kneeling, stretching, and working overhead Handling, feeling, and grippingRepetitive workFast paced environmentExposure to potential hazards, therefore, protective clothing and equipment required such as steel-toed safety boots and a welding helmetNote:This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. All duties and responsibilities are essential functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbents will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at will" relationship.

Keywords: Modern Manufacturing Inc., Lawrence , Laser Operator, Other , Eudora, Kansas

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