Blanking Machine Operator I

Johns Manville Corp

Job Description
If you have a background in industrial manufacturing and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, Johns Manville is the company for you! Johns Manville is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Blanking Machine Operator I. The job requires that the employee be able to work safety and follow safety rules. Employee must be dependable, able to follow instructions and directions, and performs the following duties while cooperating with all levels within the organization in support of the four Johns Manville core values: People, Passion, Performance and Protection. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Blanking Machine Operator I is able to operate at least one automated machine in the Blanking department (Slitter, Blanking Machine 1 or Blanking Machine 2). Perform all tasks involved in production; this may include setting up and operating equipment, cutting, grinding, wrapping, weighing, baling, labeling, cleaning, participating in inventory counts, or other tasks as assigned. Follow standard work methods and practicing safe work habits to ensure production is as efficient and safe as possible. * Operate equipment to cut blanks following the production schedule provided by the team leader or supervisor. * Set up and load equipment to produce the sizes needed and make adjustments as needed to ensure good quality. * Clear workstation and scrap bin when finished working in that area. * Assist in blanking department cleanup, including scrap baling and general housekeeping. * Fill out daily hand blanking production report. * Inspect equipment, raw material, and finished blanks for defects. * Ability to work weekends, holidays, and/or overtime. * Perform other duties as assigned. Education and/or Experience: * High school diploma/GED or equivalent experience * +1 years' experience as machine operator. * English proficiency and ability to read and interpret safety documents and operating instructions. * Basic computer skills. * Excellent organizational skills. * Keen attention to detail to identify maintenance, product, or operations issues. * Ability to complete repetitive tasks daily and meet production goals. Our Position Offers the Opportunity For: * Schedule: M-F 6:30am -- 3:00pm * Vacation Pay * Paid Holidays * Benefits Package: medical, dental and life insurance for employees and their dependents * 401(k) plan that includes company contributions Work Environment The job requires working frequently around and with heavy machinery with moving mechanical parts, and mobile equipment. The environment is not climate controlled and employees must be able to work in environments that may be extremely hot and humid or cold depending upon the operation and the season. Walking surfaces can be wet, dusty, and uneven. Areas of the building where work must be done have high noise levels. Some working areas contain the presence of airborne particles which can irritate the skin or eyes. Employees are required to wear personal protective equipment which includes steel toed shoes, ear protection, eye protection, cut resistant gloves and sleeves, and in certain areas may be required to wear a protective apron and face shield.