Help production workers by performing secondary duties in a safe manner. Duties include supplying or holding materials or tools, cleaning work area and equipment, as well monitoring safety conditions and identifying hazards under the guidance of the shop superintendent.
The demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee 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 use hands and fingers to assemble, connect, weld, or attach parts. The employee is required to stand, walk, and reach with hands.
The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 100 pounds properly. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision.
Employee may be required to perform the following
Near Vision — The ability To see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
Control Precision — The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions.
Manual Dexterity — The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
Static Strength — The ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects.
Trunk Strength — The ability to use your abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time without ‘giving out’ or fatiguing
Environment: Shop employees perform physically demanding work including lifting and carrying heavy objects. Some work can happen outdoors in all weather conditions. Some jobs expose workers to harmful materials or chemicals, fumes, odors, loud noise, or dangerous machinery. Some workers may be exposed to lead-based paint, asbestos, or other hazardous substances during their work especially when working in confined spaces. To avoid injury, workers in these jobs wear safety clothing, such as gloves, hardhats, protective chemical suits, and devices to protect their eyes, respiratory system, or hearing. It is important that all workers exercise caution and are able to deal with or identify a variety of hazards.
Responsibilities and Duties
2 Ft. Framing Square
Combination Square (12” or 16”)
Tape Measure (30-35 Ft.)
32 Oz. Flat Face Hammer
4 ½” Grinder
½” Center Punch
12” Adjustable Wrench
Qualifications and Skills
Essential Skills:(may include but are not limited to the ability to)
Load and unload items from machines, conveyors, and conveyances.
Operate machinery used in the production process, or assist machine operators.
Place products in equipment or on work surfaces for further processing, inspecting, or finishing.
Examine products to verify conformance to quality standards.
Start machines or equipment to begin production processes.
Able to operate the following tools and technologies
Basic tools – Hammers, Screw Drivers, Wrenches, Tape Measures, etc.
Hoists – Power hoists
Jacks – Hand jacks; Pipe jacks
Ladders – Platform Ladders
Slings – Material hoisting slings
Mechanical Technologies – Knowledge of machines and tools, Including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
Understanding of computers and office software preferred but not required.
Inspect equipment to maintain functionality; communicate equipment issues in a timely manner to avoid down time.
Set-up and operate machinery to support the fabrication of structural steel. This would include automated and manual punching, shearing and drilling.
Safety focused. Operates safety equipment and uses safe work habits.
Familiar with a variety of welding processes and procedures.
Able to work in a team environment but still be self motivated.