Band Saw Operator in Santa Ana, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/30/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Santa Ana, CA
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  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

JOB SUMMARY:    The Saw Operator measures and cuts slabs to final customer size requirement using band saws, amada saws, and friggi saws. Friggi saws require some basic programming/computer skills.


  • Complete startup equipment inspection.
  • Cut large slabs to final size.
  • Cut test pieces from within slabs.
  • Perform in-process inspection to verify slab will yield the required number of pieces.
  • Square the slab using a straight edge.
  • Measure & scribe the outline of the individual pieces.
  • Measure & cut tapered/contoured parts, parts per template shape, and bent parts.
  • Drill & tap lifting holes into parts.
  • Replace saw blade as needed.
  • Adjust saw settings and bearings as required for production.
  • Position parts on the saw bed for both manual and mechanical (hoisted) removal.
  • Operate air-powered hoist when rotating or removing heavy parts from saw table.
  • Will operate forklift and/or dolly to move products.
  • Assure quality and production requirements are met, as per the job-specific travelers.
  • Report discrepancies to supervisor.
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds.
  • Must be able to speak/read/write English.
  • Must be willing to work in different departments.
  • Participate in LEAN manufacturing and SPC activities as required.
  • Participate in total quality management projects to achieve continuous improvement.
  • Analyze opportunities for improving the efficiency and cost savings.
  • Ensure adherence to APP’s policies and procedures, including our code of conduct and ethics policy, product safety, employee safety and cultural beliefs.
  • Ensure adherence to all process specifications.
  • Support the Plant quality system goals / improvements & productivity goals / improvements within the scope of the job.