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Machine Operator

Date: Oct 12, 2020

Location: Ladson, SC, US, 29456

The Lincoln Electric Company--Kaliburn location engineers and manufactures plasma cutting systems, plasma torches, plasma consumables and control system units for high-tech cutting applications. Building new products that constantly raise the bar in the industry is possible through a strong foundation of engineering talent such as mechanical, fluid dynamics, heat transfer and software engineers.

Req. ID: 19210 

 

This position is for the 3rd shift, 11:00pm-7:30am Sunday-Thrusday.

 

Under direct supervision, the Machine Operator will perform the following: 

  • Operate mills, drill presses, lathes and CNC machines for the manufacturing process
  • Monitor machine operations to ensure finished products and components meet quality and productivity measures
  • Understand daily production requirements
  • Report total measure of parts manufactured per shift
  • Operate all machinery, tools and equipment safely
  • Perform preventative maintenance on machinery
  • Report problems to trainer
  • Follow blueprints and work instructions
  • Replenish, stock and sort needed supplies
  • Maintain proper housekeeping and safety standards
  • Perform general shop duties as assigned and assist in other areas as workload requires
      
    REQUIRED SKILLS
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Basic math skills
  • Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Lift up to 30 pounds unassisted
  • Good manual dexterity
  • Ability to learn and retain knowledge
  • Self-motivated with a positive attitude
  • Ability to work any shift
  • Ability to work for extended hours
  • Flexibility with overtime where heavy workloads occur
      
    PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Two-year technical degree or equivalent
  • Knowledge of the 6-Sigma System
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles
  • Experience with MS Office
  • Mechanical aptitude
      
    COMPETENCIES 
  • Collaborates
  • Communicates effectively
  • Nimble learning
  • Self-development
  • Action-oriented
     
     WORK ENVIRONMENT
    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and vibration, airborne particles, and machine lubricants and chemicals used in cleaning processes.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
     
     
    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 qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 
     
    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.  The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or grasp; and reach with hands and arms. The position involves repetitive motion and requires frequent lifting, pushing and pulling objects that are 30 pounds or heavier.  
     
     
    EEO STATEMENT
    Lincoln Electric promotes equal employment opportunities and will not discriminate, nor tolerate discrimination, against any applicant or employee because of age; race; color; religion; sex; sexual orientation; gender identity; national origin; citizenship status; disability; veteran status; genetic information; or on the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including, but not limited to, lactation. 
     
     
    OTHER DUTIES
    Please note, this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.  Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time, with or without notice.

 

 

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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age; race; color; religion; sex; sexual orientation; gender identity; national origin; citizenship status; disability; veteran status; genetic information; or on the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including, but not limited to, lactation. 

Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world. With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. 

As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges. It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!

Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of  Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.

Employment Status: Hourly Full-Time 
Function: Manufacturing 

EOE


Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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