Operator II, Manufacturing

Peprotech, Inc

Peprotech, Inc

Asheville, NC, USA
Posted on Friday, March 15, 2024

Job Description

Job Profile: Operator II

Business Card Title: Spot Welder II

Reports To:

Job Profile: Operator II

Business Card Title: Spot Welder II

Reports To:

Group/Division: LSLPG/LPD

Career Band: 2

Job Track: Associate

Position Location: Asheville, North Carolina

Number of Direct Reports: 0

Day/Shift (if applicable): Varies

FLSA Status (Exempt/Non-Exempt): Non-Exempt/Hourly

As part of the Thermo Fisher Scientific team, you’ll discover meaningful work that makes a positive impact on a global scale. Join our colleagues in bringing our Mission to life every single day to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We provide our global teams with the resources needed to achieve individual career goals while helping to take science a step beyond by developing solutions for some of the world’s toughest challenges, like protecting the environment, making sure our food is safe or helping find cures for cancer.

A Day in the life:

  • Assembles metal components of various gauges and dimensions and checking for stress and position, according to design specifications using a resistance spot welder.
  • Operates a variety of metal fabrication equipment to cut, bend, shape, and form metal parts to specifications on drawings.
  • Performs all duties using required safety procedures and equipment according to company policies and practices.
  • Responsible for keeping machines in good working condition by performing daily routine maintenance checks as required.
  • Maintains specified department records of set-up time and parts produced.
  • Judgment and initiative are required to follow product specifications and maintain company quality standards.
  • Reads and interprets product specifications, bill of materials, blueprints and production schedules.
  • Selects and assembles specified parts - positioning at welder, in fixtures and/or lay out.
  • Visually inspects product for defects, measures dimensions or makes adjustments as needed to maintain company quality standards and specified tolerances.
  • Moves products to and from various welding stations.
  • Maintains and orders parts as required.
  • Processes specified parts using deburrer, brake press, drill press, punch press, NC turret press, and other related equipment.
  • Makes adjustments to the spot welder as needed, to include changing the welding arm, welding tips, welding temperature, hold, squeeze, count etc.
  • Completes daily tracking sheets
  • Cleans immediate work area.
  • Willingness to be cross-trained in other areas as assigned by supervisor.

Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

Experience

  • Minimum of one year of manufacturing or mechanical assembly experience.
  • Background in precision mechanical assembly and low volume, complex manufacturing processes preferred.
  • Experience in lean manufacturing and continuous improvement a plus.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Proven track record in successfully working in a team of 8-10 colleagues.
  • Ability to work in a n industrial manufacturing environment using appropriate PPE.
  • Experience with Windows-based and MS Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook and Access).
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems independently as well as collaboratively..
  • Ability to lift up to 35 lbs.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, successful in partnering with colleagues of differing cultural, language and educational backgrounds.

We offer competitive salary, an annual incentive bonus plan, and a range of other employee benefits!

Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Watch as our colleagues explain 5 reasons to work with us. As one team of 100,000+ colleagues, we share a common set of values - Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement - working together to accelerate research, solve complex scientific challenges, drive technological innovation and support patients in need. #StartYourStory at Thermo Fisher Scientific, where diverse experiences, backgrounds and perspectives are valued.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Group/Division: LSLPG/LPD

Career Band: 2

Job Track: Associate

Position Location: Asheville, North Carolina

Number of Direct Reports: 0

Day/Shift (if applicable): Varies

FLSA Status (Exempt/Non-Exempt): Non-Exempt/Hourly

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Responsibilities:

• Assembles metal components of various gauges and dimensions and spot weld for stress and position, according to design specifications and company quality standards using a resistance spot welder.

• Operated a variety of metal fabrication equipment to cut, bend, shape, and form metal parts according to design specifications and quality standards.

• Performs all duties using required safety procedures and equipment according to company policies and practices.

• Responsible for keeping machines in good working condition by performing daily routine maintenance checks as required.

• Maintains specified department records of set-up time and parts produced.

• Judgment and initiative are required to follow product specifications and maintain company quality standards.

• Reads and interprets product specifications, bill of materials, blueprints and production schedules.

• Selects and assembles specified parts - positioning at welder, in fixtures and/or lay out.

• Spot-weld various components for stress and position using a resistance spot welder.

• Visually inspects product for defects, measures dimensions or makes adjustments as needed to maintain company quality standards and specified tolerances.

• Periodically stress test welds

• Moves products to and from various welding stations.

• Maintains and orders parts as required.

• Makes minor adjustments to parts such as bending, cutting, grinding, and polishing welds.

• Operates and/or assists in the operation of various press equipment.

• Processes specified parts using deburrer, brake press, drill press, punch press, NC turret press, and other related equipment.

• Assist throughout the department as needed to facilitate the flow of work.

• Makes adjustments to the spot welder as needed, to include changing the welding arm, welding tips, welding temperature, hold, squeeze, count etc.

• Completes daily tracking sheets

• Cleans immediate work area.

• Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Requires high school diploma or GED

• Beginner Computer skills or willingness to learn.

• Ability to frequently lift up to 35 pounds.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Ability to read, interpret and follow wiring diagrams and blueprints as shown in SOE. Ability to read and differentiate part numbers, labels and work instructions.

• Standing, bending, reaching and handling bulky parts is common to the job.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 80,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.