BOBBIN WINDING MACHINE OPERATOR

LOCATION: Cazenovia, New York

REPORTS TO: Production Manager

JOB PURPOSE: The Machine Operator is expected to wind various wire types, sizes and quantities onto bobbins in our Fine Wire department. This will include ensuring all tasks and responsibilities are conducted in a safe manner and with a focus on producing a quality product within the time required by our customers (internal and external), and ensuring it is completed in the most efficient manner possible.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operate bobbin winding machines and perform material change overs 
  • Troubleshoot and resolve basic problems 
  • Use calibrated measuring equipment 
  • Quality control of product during and after production 
  • Complete forms and/or logs for internal and external customers 
  • Production documentation 
  • Perform other duties as required 

TEAMWORK

  • Daily communication with supervisor, operators, and other shifts to ensure operational objectives are met
  • Comply with written work instructions within department
  • Provide continuous improvement ideas for Safety, On-Time Delivery, Quality, Cost Reduction and Efficiency.
  • Support and comply with company policies and procedures as applicable.
  • Demonstrate a positive and supportive attitude

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Must be able lift/move up to 40 pounds without assistance
  • Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Basic math skills such as fractions, decimals and measurements (must read a ruler and learn to read other measuring tools)
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • High school diploma or equivalent

BENEFITS

  • Medical and Dental
  • Short Term Disability
  • 401K
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Manufacturing environment
  • Hearing protection, Safety Glasses and Anti-slip safety toed shoes required

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Prolonged standing, bending
  • Good hand dexterity
  • Ability to use close vision

DIRECT REPORTS

  • Not applicable
HOURS: 4:00 pm – 2:00 am Monday-Thursday