Machine Operator--3rd Shift

Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: Ladson, SC, US, 29456

Company: Lincoln Electric

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: 21492 

 

This position is for our 3rd Shift--Sunday through Thursday, 11:00pm-7:30am.  

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

 

  • Operate multiple mills, lathes and CNC machines
  • Monitor machine operations to ensure finished products and components meet quality and productivity measures
  • Validate parts using verification equipment and fixtures following approved process control procedures
  • Make offsets to manufacture parts to specifications
  • Ensure tooling is replaced as needed
  • Perform basic preventative maintenance on machinery
  • Follow blueprints, work instructions and standard work processes
  • Report machine failures, non-conformance and maintenance requests
  • Operate all machinery, tools, and equipment safely
  • Identify and report potential safety hazards with a focus on continuous improvement
  • Participate in continuous improvement initiatives
  • Adhere to housekeeping, safety and quality assurance standards
  • Follow 5S processes as outlined in the work area
  • Replenish, stock and sort needed supplies
  • Perform general shop duties as assigned and assist in other areas as workload requires

 

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • High school diploma/GED OR equivalent experience
  • Basic math skills
  • Lift up to 30 pounds unassisted
  • Self-motivated with a positive attitude
  • Must be team-oriented and possess good communication skills
  • Flexibility with overtime, including occasional Saturdays, where heavy workloads occur

 

PREFERRED SKILLS

  • Experience with the 6-Sigma System
  • Experience with lean manufacturing principles
  • Experience with MS Office

 

COMPETENCIES

  • Action-oriented
  • Communicates effectively
  • Collaborates
  • Self-development
  • Situational adaptability

 

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.

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 $3.2B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 11,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 56 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 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 


EOE, including disability/veterans


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

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