Mill Metal Worker - 1st shift in Wilmington, MA at Tecomet

Date Posted: 1/20/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

As a Mill Metal Worker, you will perform diversified duties including setting up forging die tooling and operating forging machines, setting up and inspecting produced parts, loading/unloading furnace, etc. in order to make a variety of forged products in accordance with Tecomet standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze process sheets, specifications, drawings, prints and instructions to determine needed parts, materials, dies and tools for each job.
  • Set-up forging tube drawing and wire rolling machines by selecting proper tooling, aligning tools to forge.
  • Draw and roll parts to exacting close dimensions specified, actuating the machines to engage/align with tooling, checking machine settings, and actuating machines through cycles.
  • Inspect produced parts to specifications, drawings/prints and place in containers.
  • Utilize furnace to heat parts/material where specified for machine operations.
  • Load and unload parts in heated furnace.
  • Operate cut-off, grinding machines as necessary for forging operations.
  • Change over die tooling for all types of forging work and make machine/tooling adjustments to obtain quality forged products.
  • Deburr completed parts as required.
  • Refer operating problems to supervisor.
  • Obtain assistance when moving heavy machine tooling and positioning in machines.
  • Wear protective covering to shield from intense furnace heat.
  • Inspect work using precision measuring instruments.
  • Operate cut-off machines as necessary for forging operations.
  • Maintain necessary records.
  • Move materials as necessary in performance of duties.
  • Detect and report improper operation, faulty equipment, defective materials and unusual conditions to supervisor.
  • Maintain work area and equipment in clean, safe, and orderly condition.
  • Follow established company rules, regulations, and safety precautions, and maintain quality standards.
  • Perform other related duties as required or as directed.

Qualification Requirements

Educational/Training Requirement:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent


  • Entry level and mechanically inclined preferred.
  • Ability to operate band saw, belt grinders and/or forge press. 
  • Must be mechanically inclined, have the ability to follow written and verbal instructions with the ability to read blue prints.  
  • Previous experience using prints, micrometers and verniers is a plus.List

Equal Opportunity Employer M/W/Vets/Disabled