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General Labor/Fabrication Tech

Company: Saylite
Location: Carrollton
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Job Description:

(Fabrication) General Labor/Fab-Tech 2nd Shift (2:30 p.m. - 11 p.m.)$16/hour - Paid Holidays - Paid Time Off - Insurance - 401k - Background FriendlySaylite, a manufacturer of commercial and industrial light fixtures, is expanding our Sheet metal Fabrication Department. We are currently seeking several General Labor/Fab Techs to assist with our growing business.Quick Summary: The General Labor/Fab-Tech is responsible for assisting with the fabrication of components and parts, by feeding sheet metal into the machine to punch, bend, etc., performing some spot welding, and generally assisting wherever needed. The full job description is below.Do you have what it takes? We're looking for dependable candidates, who are eager to learn, proactive with safety, and willing to do what it takes to be a contributor. Experience in a fabrication shop or welding is a plus, but we'll train the right person. For the full list of desirable skills, please see the complete job description below.Why join Saylite: An opportunity to learn how to operate fabrication equipment, and be part of the creation of light fixtures used in retail stores, warehouses, hospitals, and more. We offer a full benefits package, including health care, dental, PTO, 401k, and a variety of supplemental plans to choose from.General Labor/Fab-TechSection I. General Overview & Reporting:The Gen'l Labor/Fab-Tech is responsible for providing assistance and support in the fabrication area, as assigned, with making components to exact specifications, per plan and customer requirements.Section II. Duties & Areas of Responsibility:The primary duties of the Gen'l Labor/Fab-Tech consist of, but are not limited to, the following:Health & SafetyConsistently adhere to all health & safety policies and practices, including wearing proper PPE at all timesFollow all machine & equipment safety protocols, ensuring factory standard safety mechanisms are in place & being utilized Operators following safe practices (correct speed, utilization, seatbelts, protocols, etc.)

Forklifts being driven safely per guidelines, and being maintained and inspectedMaintain tidy, clutter-free, and obstacle-free work zonesProactively identify safety risks in the work area, and advise managementRecommend resolutions to safety concerns & participate in the implementationFollow a "safety first" culture with a "zero accidents" goalFollow lock-out/tag-out procedures when maintaining machinesImmediately notify management or HR of any safety incidences (accidents, or near misses)Pandemic or other health concerns protocol, when applicable:If exhibiting any pandemic-related symptoms, stay home, advise the supervisor, get tested, and follow any other recommended protocols Pre-shift temperature taking - comply with the temperature-taking protocol before going to the assigned work area; if the temp is over the defined maximum, immediately advise the supervisor and follow all protocols
Wear masks or other prescribed PPEMaintain social distancing (work, break, common areas, etc.)Thoroughly complete all shift end cleaning (work areas cleaned and sanitized) before leaving the work areaGeneral Labor dutiesCarefully follow instructions for operating machinery in the creation of parts & components (feeding sheet metal into machine and punching, bending, etc. per directions)Ensure the machine is operating correctlyAdvise maintenance and management of any machine operations concernsEnsure quality and production standards are safely maintained Perform spot welding as required, ensuring specifications are metMay be trained in setup, proper tooling per blueprint specs, and advanced operation of CNC press brake equipment (Amada, Accupress & Safan)Assist in powder coating area, hanging & wiping down parts, etc., using calipers to check work within +/-.005.Meet or exceed production efficiency standards (on time and accurate)Advise team leadership or management of any delays or concerns regarding quality and timelinessAssist in maintaining order and cleanliness in the departmentCommunicate daily with department lead/supervisor and other shifts regarding safety issues and production statusInput data into the system to document job performance versus job travelers (work order) with required production dataSection III: Necessary Skills and Attributes:
Prior experience in a sheet metal fabrication shop, is a plus (preferably with CNC Amada, Accupress & Safan equipment)
Experience with spot welding, a plusAbility to work productively in a fast-paced environment
Quality focusedHigh School diploma/GED
Ability to read and understand blueprints preferred
Strong attention to detailReliability and dependabilityAbility to work overtime and weekendsExcellent problem resolution abilitiesSolid communication abilitiesGood interpersonal, and collaborative skillsAbility to work well individually and in a team settingStrong planning and organizational skillsWillingness to assist wherever neededSection IV: Physical Requirements:
Ability to work in a factory, non-climate controlled, warehouse environment (heat, cold, dust, etc.)Must be able to work standing for prolonged periods, stooping, bending, and in a squatting positionVisual acuity is required to operate equipment and read plans, orders, blueprints, machine setup & operation, written documents, etc.Must be able to lift to 50 poundsManual dexterity is required for handling materials, setting up equipment, etc.

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Keywords: Saylite, Carrollton , General Labor/Fabrication Tech, Other , Carrollton, Texas

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