The Manufacturing Operator supports the growth and development of PGC through performing both machining and finishing procedures in the custom manufacturing process to produce quality parts on time, through cross-training, demonstrating quality at the source at every step in the manufacturing process, practicing continuous improvement, working safely, training co-workers, treating mistakes as opportunities for improvement and providing the information requested for root-cause analysis while supporting a no-blame culture of trust and continuous learning.
Other Essential Duties
Education & Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or one to three months related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Computer Skills: Proficiency with PCs in a manufacturing environment, including computerized presses, digital knives, and similar.
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 other employees.
Mathematical Ability: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all unites of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
Work Environment: While performing this job, the employee is frequently exposed to different types of materials (rubber, graphite, etc.), mechanical moving parts, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle or feel. The employee frequently is required to sit or stand and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to walk, and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment and physical demands described here are representative of those that an employee encounters and meets to succesfully perform the essential functions of this role. Reasonable accomodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This position is currently accepting applications.