Special Process Technician in Lansing, MI at Tecomet

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job Description

Department:    Forge

Reports To:     Production Supervisor

FLSA Status:   Non-Exempt

Updated:          02/09

SUMMARY

Tends equipment that chemically cleans grease, scale, dirt, and other foreign matter from titanium and cobalt forgings to prepare them for processes such as benching, sizing, and finalizing of product by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Immerses forgings in chemical and rinsing solutions.
  • Mixes acids and maintains consistency of solutions by adding specified amount of chemical to solutions.
  • Regulates temperatures of acid solutions.
  • Drains, cleans, and refills tanks with chemicals.  Dries parts.
  • Loads and unloads parts in furnaces.
  • Sets and records temperatures per customer specifications.
  • Performs preventative maintenance on furnaces.
  • Monitors and records all associated dimensions on the product to ensure conformance to all customer specifications.
  • Completes quality documents, such as routers, tags, SPC Charts and logs and furnace charts.
  • Maintains housekeeping and safety standards in work area.
  • Additional duties as requested by management.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be professional, proactive and positive, with internal and external customers and coworkers.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

Language Skills

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Technical Skills

  • Knowledge of inspection equipment such as calipers, micrometers, CMM, height gages, and comparators.
  • Knowledge of blueprint reading and geometric tolerancing.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

None required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls.  The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds; and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include near, distance, sharpness vision and color and depth perception. This vision exam will be conducted annually.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts, and is occasionally exposed to wet or humid conditions, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to prioritize.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Good verbal and written skills.

Tecomet is an EOE/M/W/Vets/Disabled

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