Grinder B

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Grinder B

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Moves metal objects, such as sheet metal subassemblies, against abrasive wheel of bench grinder to grind, smooth, or rough-finish objects to specifications;
  • Clamps workpiece in workholder or jig, or holds it in hands, and feeds it against rotating grinding wheel to remove excess metal, scratches, or burs;
  • Examines or measures workpiece for conformance to standards;
  • Guides dressing tool across wheel to true surface;
  • Replaces worn wheels, using wrench;
  • May select and mount abrasive wheels of different grit size to grinder to obtain specified finish on workpiece.
  • Conform with and abide by all regulations, policies, and work procedures;
  • Conform with all safety rules and use all required safety equipment;
  • Other support functions as required.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum three (3) years relevant experience.
  • Working knowledge in a manufacturing job shop
  • Thorough knowledge of metal fabrication
  • Thorough knowledge of material characteristics and structural fundamentals
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and direction
  • Ability to grind all types of alloys and do set-up accordingly
  • Ability to interpret blue prints/drawings
  • Must comply with the following physical restrictions:
    Standing – continuous
    Bending – frequent
    Walking – infrequent
    Kneeling – infrequent
    Carry/Lifting – frequent (items consist of steel products weight limit from 1 to 100 lbs.)
    Sitting – infrequent
    Reaching – frequent
    Climbing – infrequent
  • Must be able to work in an environment containing dust and high levels of noise.

Notice to Internal Applicants:

  • Must be employed with LTI and have worked here in the same position for more than six (6) months.
  • Must meet job requirements.
  • Must not have progressed to a formal corrective action step.

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.