Gestamp Alabama Press Technician in McCalla, Alabama

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Press operations - Machine setup, start machine, operate pre-programmed cycle, handle / pack material, move materials. Experience using a variety of hand and power tools preferred. Previous employment in a manufacturing environment. Clear understanding of lean principals and the application of lean tools. Follow Standardized Work Instructions. Able to operate progressive press equipment safely and meeting expected HPH and quality goals. Able to operate transfer press equipment Safely and meeting expected HPH and quality goals. Able to setup all aspects of new jobs. Able to optimize any die setup (feeds, speeds, gripper/ finger adjustment, destacker, motion curves, stack setups, etc..) Follow and recommend improvements to SOP's. Supports the teams in Operational improvement. Develops Initial Standard Work Practices with the teams. Quality Checks and Inspections. Problem Solving - Learn to recognize and solve the malfunctioning of the machine and recognize and solve quality problems of formed part. Make process checks/inspections. Finalize component parts to ready them for assembly into final products. This may include, but is not limited to deburring, 100% inspection, rework, etc.. Know the proper and improper use of PPE and equipment with ultimate concern for personal safety and safety of others. Comply with OSHA Safety and Health rules. Perform other duties as assigned or needed. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to handle, manipulate, or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, talk and hear. Employee must occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences. The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so other will understand. The ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted.