Manufacturing Operator - 3rd Shift in Coxsackie, NY at Ducommun

Date Posted: 11/3/2022

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Manufacturing Operator - 3rd Shift

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Job Summary & Essential Functions:  The following describes in general terms the purpose and scope of the position. 

Duties may include the set up and operation of various machines, hand tools, and pneumatic tools which may heat, bend, form, press, stretch, shrink, straighten, notch, punch, roll, cut, refine, grind, drill, machine or otherwise change the original shape of various sheet metal or extruded metal products to engineered drawings, tools or customer specifications. Also, must be able to use precision and standard measuring tools, read engineered as well as non-dimensioned drawings, and read and comprehend customer specifications, engineered planning and operation sheets. 

•        Performs basic Baan transactions (clock in/clock out, labor reporting, dispatch list)

•        Verify the operation as specified in the traveler as it relates to the operation being performed (i.e. the proper material, thickness, process, etc.)

•        Ability to understand layout and plan sequence of operations.

•        Be able to set equipment controls and timers.

•        Set up machinery and dies.

•        Be familiar with machine operation and controls.

•        Be capable of making any necessary adjustments ensuring the quality of parts remains consistent.

•        Be able to refine parts for cosmetic or other customer-specified reasons.

•        Use precision measuring tools in set ups and quality assurance.

•        Use necessary inspection media to ensure consistent quality.

•        Be familiar with customer specifications as they relate to the operation being performed.

•        Have a familiarity with machine maintenance and upkeep for the machine being utilized.

•        Compose and/or edit operation sheets.

•        Receive forklift training.

•        Observe all safety rules while performing tasks.

•        Be familiar with all Lean Manufacturing principles.

•        Follow 6-S guidelines.

•        Cross train in other facets of fabrication.

•        Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.

•        Must be willing and able to work overtime as necessary.

•        Acceptable attendance is an essential function of the position.

•        Performs other duties as assigned or required by the position. 

Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess the outlined experience level, education, training, minimum years of experience, product or industry knowledge plus any certifications in order to be considered. 

•        High school diploma or equivalent required.

•        6 to 12 months’ aerospace manufacturing experience is preferred.

•        Strong mechanical aptitude required.

•        Math Skills – decimals, percentages, fractions - geometry and trigonometry preferred.

•        Ability to read and interpret blueprints and mylars.

•        Computer Skills - able to learn new screens, reports, functions, software programs and internal ERP systems.

•        Must qualify for any and all required certificates.

•        Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

171 Stacey Road
Coxsackie, New York, 12051
United States


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Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled