1st shift Press Loader in Santa Ana, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Santa Ana, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    11/9/2019
  • Job ID:
    190614
  • Pay Rate
    $15.55/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    714-662-1988

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY:    Press Loader sets up, preps, loads, removes, and transports stock/parts for the forging operation. Position involves continuous rotation, holding the hot part with tongs and placing it on the die for the press and removing pressed parts. Press Loader is in constant communication with Press Operator and other Press personnel

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform the press set-up including any changes/adjustments to bolts, clamps, and burner assembly at the beginning of each production run.
  • Load stock/parts into the adjacent conveyor oven.
  • Check stock and die temperatures before forging parts.
  • Position stock/part for spray-on lubrication process.
  • Position the piece accordingly into the forging die with use of tongs, hydraulic clamps, air-assisted hoist and/or overhead crane.
  • Retrieve the forged part from the die and place into etch basket.
  • Maintain accurate part-counts of current production.
  • Assure quality and production requirements are met, as per job-specific travelers.
  • Participate in total quality management projects to achieve continuous improvement.
  • Participate in LEAN manufacturing and SPC activities as required.
  • 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.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • None

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Education and/or Experience

  • 1-2 years of High School or equivalent.
  • 3+ month’s related manufacturing/production experience.
  • In compliance with ITAR regulations, must be a US Citizen or US Person (U.S. Person = a natural person who is a lawful permanent resident as defined in 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) or who is a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)).

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES

  • Basic English (reading, writing, verbal and comprehend).
  • Ability to communicate with co-workers, supervisor, and QC personnel.
  • Basic Math and measuring.
  • Ability to use and operate equipment and machinery.
  • Ability to follow specific instructions and directions.
  • Able to work in a demanding fast paced environment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Education and/or Experience

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • 3+ months Aluminum forge press experience or related alloy mechanical press experience.
  • 1+ years’ industrial manufacturing production experience.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to:

  • Employee is occasionally exposed to moving forklifts, working plant machinery and power tools.
  • Work environment is indoors. Workstation is located in an industrial manufacturing plant.
  • Temperature in work area can exceed 90F   throughout the work year.
  • Exposure to sharp aluminum shavings and burr chips.
  • Noise level in the work environment usually varies from moderate to high.
  • Moderate-to-high vibration by industrial machinery and power tools.
  • Capable of repetitive reaching, twisting and bending.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Employee is occasionally exposed to moving forklifts, working plant machinery and power tools.
  • Work environment is indoors. Workstation is located in an industrial manufacturing plant.
  • Temperature in work area can exceed 90F   throughout the work year.
  • Exposure to sharp aluminum shavings and burr chips.
  • Noise level in the work environment usually varies from moderate to high.
  • Moderate-to-high vibration by industrial machinery and power tools.

Please note this job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions, it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.  Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.  It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.