Cutter Operator - Mebane, NC

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Cutter Operator - Mebane, NC

7411 Oakwood St Extension, PO Box 408
Mebane, North Carolina, 27302
United States  


JOB Responsibilities:

§ Maintain safe work habits and a safe working environment in the Die Cutting area.

§ Assure that Standard Operating Procedures are followed through all processes of make ready, quality deliverables and general maintenance on the Die Cutting Machine.

§ Serve as the leader of the team assigned to the set-up, operation and daily maintenance of the Die Cutter Machine.

§ Oversee the operation of all components of the Die Cutting Machine, from feeding through delivery.

§ Perform fine-tune adjustments during the course of production

§ Work directly with leads, Supervisor, Department Manager on approvals and quality checks.

§ Utilize communication skills with operators, Leads and supervision regarding the control of operation and quality of product on the Die Cutting Machine

§ Maintain & control all documentation pertaining to the set-up, operation, quality control and maintenance of the Die Cutting machine

§ Review work orders, blueprints, specifications, or job samples to determine components, settings, and adjustments for cutting and slicing machines.

§ Maintain excellent Housekeeping in the Die Cutting area

§ Mentor, monitor and direct all helpers assigned to the Die Cutting Machine.

§ Additional hours above regular scheduled shift may be possible to cover for absences or vacation days and to meet production needs


§ Perform continuous standing and walking

§ Lift up to 25 lbs. regularly, up to 50 lbs. intermittently and up to 75lbs. rarely.

§ Bend, twist, climb, squat, kneel occasionally throughout the shift.

§ Use hands for simple and power grasping, as well as push pull and fine manipulation.

§ Work at and/or below shoulder level.

§ See fine detail in printed product along with checking for color accuracy



§ High School Diploma/GED and Basic Computer Skills

§ Ability to setup a Die Cutter to cut various types of layouts

§ Ability to build spot sheet to cut various types of layouts at high speed

§ Ability to setup stripping unit and blankers to obtain maximum amount of stripping at high speed

§ Mechanical aptitude, attention to detail and excellent communication skills are a must.

§ Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems

§ Ability to determine causes of operating errors and decide how to handle it

§ Ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine to exact positions

§ Ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong.

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