Full Time

The Galvanizing Line Operator performs a variety of standard galvanizing line operations to set-up and operate the Galvanizing Line equipment following standard procedures to produce the highest quality galvanized wire.

Galvanizing Line Operator Requirements:

  • Ability to communicate with others.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Ability to train others.
  • Mechanical ability.
  • Ability to read and use micrometer and measuring tape.
  • Knowledgeable in the use of various hand and electrical power tools.
  • Must be organized.

Galvanizing Line Operator Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work from specification sheets, job orders, written and verbal instructions.
  • Set-up manufacturing process while insuring the speed and temperature of equipment is in accordance with prescribed levels for various wire size and types.
  • Determine materials that are necessary as indicated by production specifications, and ensure all process tanks are filled to proper levels as prescribed by engineering supervision, and Quality Control.
  • Select correct spindle for production run and ensure proper installation; feed wire leader through machine and position for pick up by Spindle Operator.
  • Operate equipment, making temperature, speed and product adjustments to equipment as needed to maintain quality and quantity control during processing.
  • Perform minor maintenance and general upkeep of line equipment.
  • Correct cause of improper processing.
  • Report serious problems to the maintenance department or supervisor.
  • Ensure that all products are properly tagged
  • Use skimming/drowsing tools in performing those operations.
  • Use Unishear or splice tools during training or while assisting, use hand tools for equipment adjustments.
  • Use various hand and electrical power tools, micrometer, plug gauge, supplies and equipment to perform job.
  • Maintain necessary records.
  • Move materials as necessary in the performance of duties or as directed.
  • Detect and report improper operation of faulty equipment and unusual conditions to the supervisor.
  • Maintain work area and equipment in clean, safe and orderly condition. Follow prescribed safety rules and regulations along with maintaining quality standards.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by manager.

Physical Demands:

  • On feet for most of shift.
  • Lifting up to approximately 50 lbs.
  • Pushing, pulling, turning, twisting, and bending.
  • Moving heavy weight material; such as wire mesh rolls.

If you are a proactive person who takes pride and ownership in your contribution, have excellent attention to detail and want to be part of a growing organization this could be your next long term role.