Punch Press Operator
Date Posted: 2/6/2024
Pay Range : $15 – $18 Summary: Uses a punch press and flat die to convert adhesive tapes, films, foams, rubbers, plastics, and other specialty materials into custom products using different laminating and manual die cutting processes. Processes set-up, product measurement, and qualification, and process troubleshooting in addition to running production by performing the following duties: Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. 1. Operates production equipment to produce products in accordance with production needs. 2. Produces assigned products in accordance with verbal and written instructions. 3. Completes equipment set-up's in accordance with customer specifications and quality procedures. 4. Records length of time and quantity of materials used for each job. 5. Inspects parts and documents findings on appropriate paperwork as needed. 6. Helps to train fellow employees or temps on machines, reading blueprints, understanding routings, and policies. 7. Maintains work areas in a clean, orderly and safe manner to include returning tools to designated areas. 8. Adheres to established policies and procedures paying special attention to safety regulations. 9. Notifies management of product discrepancies, equipment malfunctions, and/or personal injuries. 10. Wears personal protective equipment in accordance with training guidelines. 11. Performs other related duties as assigned.
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. Language Ability: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. Math Ability: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations. Education/Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge, Skills and Other Abilities: ? Oral and written communication skills ? Reading skills ? Dexterity skills ? Organizational skills ? Time management skills ? Attention to detail ? Professionalism ? Mechanical aptitude 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 regularly required to stand, use hands, and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 35 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.