General Machine Shop Laborer (Purification)
at SGL Carbon

Date Posted: 3/27/2019

Job Description

This position fills in as necessary on various production jobs and departments within the facility.


Key Accountabilities
  • Capable of setting up and operating various machinery, measuring, packaging, mobile equipment with instructions from direct supervisor or working with helper.
  • Fills in daily, weekly, or until assignment is completed for other operators of when additional manpower becomes necessary per current labor contract.
  • Maintains a safe operation and practices good housekeeping.
  • Performs other duties as required that are in support of the department’s goals.

Job Requirements

  • Basic understanding of blueprint reading for sizes and tolerances.
  • Drive forklift, use cranes, saws, planers, grinders and various manufacturing equipment.
  • Ability to work well with others.
  • Must be available to work multi-shifts.
  • 1 year experience in a manufacturing environment, preferred.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
  • Stand – 2/3 day
  • Walk – 1/3 day
  • Reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, lift, push, pull, talk, hear, close and distance vision, depth and peripheral perception, lift up to 50 lbs with help.

Work Environment

Loud environment, works near moving parts, works in dusty conditions (with dust collectors).

Special Instructions to Applicants

Job Snapshot

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