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Machine Operator (Extrusion)

Machine Operator (Extrusion)
by Daniel Nenni on 08-02-2020 at 5:12 pm

Website Samtec

Samtec is looking for a machine operator in extrusion for our Wilsonville, OR cable plant. The available shift is:  5am-5pm Fri., Sat., Sun.
The Extrusion Operator will provide general and machine based manufacturing capability in the areas where training has been received at Samtec High Speed Cable Facility. The position would require the highest quality production standards with the lowest cost and highest on-time delivery possible. The individual would have a pleasant and professional working demeanor and be able to work in a clean work environment.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities

Know, understand, and follow all safety procedures and notify the supervisor if unable to do so.
Set up and run extruder jobs.
Enter Maintenance Requests when issues are identified.
This person should be able to stand and walk for 12 hours. Lift up 25 lbs.
Work with high temperature machine/parts up to 1000˚F
Manage job inventory per established methods and procedures.
Follow the approved processes documents, such as:Machine manufacturing
Resin type and color mix
Extruder running temperatures
Line speed
Line peripheral settings
Reel quantities
Recipe used for cable measurements
Product usage and inventory issues
Other special instructions
Complete and maintain the require paperwork
Keep area clean and organized (tools and tooling in designed bin), floor swept and garbage emptied.
The responsibilities as defined are intended to serve as a general guideline for this position. Associates may be asked to perform additional tasks depending on strengths and capabilities.

Required Experience

Experience with cable manufacturing processes is a plus.
Must be able to read and understand job specifications, schematics, shop orders, read prints, operating instructions, perform basic math calculations, basic statistics interpretation, identify basic functional problems, take corrective action, and interface with supervisors and engineers to solve problems.
Good computer entry skills with attention to detail.
Preferred Education

High school diploma or GED

Technical degree is a plus

Training required

On the job training as appropriate.

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