Hastings Manufacturing Company 2nd Shift Machine Operator in Hastings, Michigan

The Manufacturing Associate is responsible for the operation of machinery, equipment, and tooling required in the manufacturing of piston rings.Responsibilities:ulliUses quality standards to ensure set-ups are done correctly and operates the machinery at an acceptable rate, ensuring that the machinery runs within process control parameters while practicing safety compliance at all times./liliRefers to and follows SPC chart measurements while operating the machinery in order to produce product that meets with strict design and quality standards./liliFollows job instructions to determine proper method of performing quality work. As the responsibility for quality of work lies with each manufacturing associate, they must ensure that quality control checks are performed during and after the machine runs./liliPerforms unskilled maintenance as required. /liliStacks, marks, packs, and transports finished work pieces./liliRecords data on employee time/job card or record on computer under labor entry. /liliMaintains work area in a neat and organized manner./liliNotify supervisor of any mechanical or material issues/shortages and recommends production efficiency and quality improvements to supervisor. /liliImmediately report incidents and accidents in work area./li/ululli Follows applicable safety and environmental rules and regulations/lili Attends and contributes to department and Company meetings./liliParticipates in continuous improvement education/training programs to maintain current technology and methodology as specified by management./li/ululliPerforms other duties as assigned./li/ulspan style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"Education Certifications:/spanulliHigh School diploma or GED is required./li/ul span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"Requirements:/spanulli Minimum of one year factory or equivalent experience is required in metal forming, machining or operation of machines./li/ululliMust be able to lift up to 40lbs./liliPosition involves sitting, standing, walking and lifting for periods of time throughout the day./liliWillingness to work various shifts and overtime as needed./liliFluent in English with comprehensive speaking, writing, spelling skills./liliPosition subject to indoor factory conditions; heated in winter and non-air conditioned in summer/li/ululliMust be able to perform basic math./li/ululliPossess strong analytical and problem solving skills./li/ulspan style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"Hastings is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, , orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status./span