Trim Press Operator in Oxnard, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Oxnard, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    818 920-5700

Job Description

Are you tired working from job to job?  Volt is searching for candidates who are looking long term stable employment.  We are looking for reliable candidates willing to work in Oxnard for a heavy industrial manufacturing company. Great, stable workers will be rewarded here. 

  • Job Description: Trim Press Operator 
  • Hourly Rate: $14.00/hr.
  • Schedule: Monday through Saturday, 7:00AM – 3:30PM
  • Must be flexible to work 1st, 2nd or 3rd shift if required with shift differential.

JOB SUMMARY: Trim Press Operator sets up and operates the trim and conventional machines.


  • Training will be provided to perform the set-ups for the trim and conventional machines including any changes or adjustments to bolts, clamps, or assembly at the beginning of each production run.
  • Verify the presses are set-up correctly for production at the beginning of each shift.
  • Operate the trim and conventional machines.
  • Clean dies as needed.
  • Maintain accurate part counts of current production.
  • Assure total quality and production requirements are met, as per the 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 company 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.


  • Communicate with supervisor, maintenance personnel, and co-workers.
  • Understand written and verbal instructions.
  • Maintain focus on tasks throughout a scheduled shift.
  • Keep accurate part counts.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in basic mathematics. Recognize any mechanical dysfunctions or risks and notify a supervisor.
  • Maintain an acceptable attendance record.
  • Follow and respect supervisor’s direction.
  • Ensure quality parts to meet customers’ and company requirements.
  • Work at an acceptable level of productivity.
  • Maintain a non-combative, positive work attitude.
  • Uphold safe, honest work habits and practices.
  • Follow company policies and procedures.
  • In an effort to achieve continuous improvement, company expects a willingness from employees to be cross-trained on multiple operations.

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:

  • Stand/walk continuously throughout the scheduled shift.
  • Capable of lifting or manipulating parts weighing up to 30 to 50 lbs. using the aid of material handling equipment and/or assistance.
  • Capable of repetitive reaching, twisting and bending.
  • All of the above physical activities were described and observed to be essential and could not be modified.

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.

  • Work environment is primarily indoors in an industrial manufacturing plant. Features include overhead machinery and heavy moving parts.
  • Operators may work in close proximity with hot presses heated with open gas burners, ovens, and heated aluminum stock/parts.
  • Temperatures in work areas can exceed 100?F throughout the work year.
  • Lubricants and oils are used on dies and forgings.
  • Sharp aluminum and/or steel filings can present risks of laceration.
  • Moderate-to-high noise from machinery is constant throughout shift.

If you're interested and want more details, contact Elizaeth Cervantez at 805-485-0506 or email me at

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer