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Saw Operator - Nightshift


American Metal Supply Company


A saw operator sets up and operates metal-sawing machines, such as a bandsaw, to cut metal stock to dimensions. Reads job order for specifications, such as material, type, and size of stock, and dimensions to be cut per customer orders.
Obtains and transfers stock from rollers to saw machine, manually or with overhead crane.
Installs saw blade and sets blade tension and cutting speed for specified operation.
Sets saw blade angle to obtain desired angle cuts, using wrench.
Sets stops and guides to control dimension of cut, using steel rule and wrenches.
Positions and secures stock against stops or in feeding device.
Tack welds the end of the material stock to ensure accuracy throughout entire bundle cut.
Turns valve to start flow of coolant against cutting area.
Starts machine and observes operation.
Measures work for conformance to specifications, using rule.
Marks identifying data on workpiece.
Replaces defective cutting blade or wheel, using hand tools.
May be required to have experience with custom or production work or with particular material, product, size of workpiece, or type or trade name of machine and be designated accordingly.


Skills/Qualifications: Organization, Scheduling, Analyzing Information, Dealing with Complexity, Deadline-Oriented, Time Management, Process Improvement, Safety Management, Overhead Crane Lifting, Forklift and Data Entry Skills.



Work Schedule

Flexible - Will work with applicant — Work schedule - Nightshift Sunday-Thursday nights


Starting at $16/hour


Benefit package for full time employees

Required Education

No education requirement

Work Location


Application Process

Email resumes to JHillerich@amsupplyco.com

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