Geater Machining & Manufacturing, Co.
  • 02-Oct-2017 to 01-Jun-2019 (CST)
  • Independence, IA, USA
  • Full Time
  • 1 Opening

Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, 401K Match, Profit Sharing, Quality Bonuses, $3/hr Shift Premium for 2nd shift, $5/hr Shift Premium for Weekends

Position Summary:
The basic function of the Press Brake operator is to set up and operate forming machines to fabricate parts.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
• Analyze work orders, work pieces, and blueprints.
• Set up and operate machines as required to manufacture parts.
• Check parts throughout production run, using company supplied measuring
equipment to monitor quality and repeatability of process.
• Verify conformance of finished work pieces to specifications and blue prints by use of appropriate measuring devices.
• Accurately fill out work order routers with correct quantity of good parts and scrap parts.
To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• Read, write and speak English fluently.
• Interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, or schedule form.
• Read and interpret documents such as blueprints, specifications, safety rules, operating instructions and procedure manuals.
• Calculate figures and formulas that pertain to the work area.
• Problem-solve undefined expectations.
• Computer literate.
• Work well in a team environment, demonstrate good communication skills, and maintain a positive attitude and willingness to learn.
Education and/or Experience:
Preferred: Two year degree and/or equivalent experience
Six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Physical Demands Include:
• Sitting, standing, and walking.
• Use of hands and arms to operate equipment; handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
• Frequently lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lifting and/or moving up to 50 pounds with assistance.
• Being able to see (20/25 vision with or without glasses) and hear (with mechanical assistance if necessary) sufficient to understand and comprehend individual one-on-one conversations.
Work Environment:
This person will work in a manufacturing environment which is temperature controlled. The person will be working near moving mechanical parts. This setting involves manufacturing equipment with others working in close proximity.
Supervisory Responsibilities:

Why Work at GMM?

Maybe you want a change. Maybe you want more of a challenge. Maybe there is uncertainty. Maybe you just want an opportunity. Does any of this sound familiar? If so, we at GMM have just the opportunity for you!

We build parts used in a variety of military application and have been continous growth over the years with no end in sight. The challenge... we need motivated and skilled people like you who want to work hard to be part of a team that is proud of what they do... protect the lives of those who protect us

What do we have to offer?

  • Minimum Starting Wage $15/hr, plus $3 off shift premium or $5 weekend premium
  • Weekend Shift- 36 hour work week
  • Various openings
  • Growth opportunities
  • Stability
  • Challenging and interesting work
  • Paid Time Off- starting at a rate of 2 weeks per year!
  • Quality Bonuses
  • 401K Company Match
  • Profit Sharing
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