Bench Operator (1st shift)
Tampa, FL 33619
This is a 1st shift position and overtime is required
The Bench Operator selects castings for work as per written or verbal instructions from the supervisor.
Ensures correct routers accompany the casting and all previous operations are signed as complete.
Positions castings on work bench and secures by manually holding or clamping parts in place with the assistance of fixtures, jigs and other holding apparatus.
Operates pneumatic and power hand tools including die grinders, belt sanders, and buffing equipment.
Checks required specifications as outlined on the Inspection Methods Requirement Sheet (IMRS) and follows engineering and supervisor instructions.
Grinds, blends and belt polishes localized areas of castings per engineering specifications to remove or reduce parting lines, excess metal, scratches, burs, or other indications.
Grinds blends and buffs part to leave a smooth surface as per instructions and specifications.
Performs Fluorescent Penetrate Inspection (FPI) rework and repair as necessary.
Performs Visual Inspection rework and repair as necessary.
Operates sandblast machine as necessary.
Selects correct size and type of abrasive material such as mounted stone points, carbide burrs, and various grit sizes of sanding belts and uses correct tool to achieve specified finish on casting per customer specification.
Performs first visual inspection of selected castings and marks appropriate areas for weld repair.
Marks non-repairable castings as scrap and correctly documents all routers and rework routers.
High school diploma or GED
2-3 month related experience or training.
Ability to read and comprehend a limited number of two- and three-syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers.
Ability to print and speak simple sentences.
Ability to add and subtract three digit numbers and perform simple multiplication and division.
Ability to perform these calculations using American units of money, weight, measurement, volume, and distance.
Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
Ability to effectively solve common equipment or process related problems involving several variables in standardized situations.
Will be regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
Occasionally required to walk or stand in a stationary position.
Must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
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