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Slitter Operator
 - Chicago division

Job Description

As a Slitter Operator at LHS your main responsibility is to setup and operate a slitter according to customer specifications and work orders. Your detail, safety, and attentiveness is critical to regular equipment inspection and the ability to measure dimensions, align parts and produce material according to production instructions.

How You'll Contribute to Our Company

  • Inspect arbor and overarm setups to ensure compliance with production instructions
  • Reconcile coil identity to production and load coil
  • Thread coil through slitter head, cropping all non-complying material
  • Review and record gauge, width, hardness, camber, burr and surface condition and ensure compliance with production instructions
  • Set gauge monitoring system (if applicable) and ensure gauge calibration
  • Thread steel mults into recoiler
  • Adjust leveler to correct any shape defects as needed through slitting
  • Run coils at maximum speed, ensuring efficiency and accuracy
  • Monitor strip conditions to ensure compliance with production
  • Document strip conditions, gauge as required and ensure customer specifications
  • Band and identify slit mults in compliance with production and complete all proper documentation
  • Remove scrap from machine regularly and empty hoppers as needed
  • Communicate non-compliance production or quality problems to supervisor and/or shift lead

What is Needed to Be Successful

  • Ability to read and follow all work order instructions and complete documentation
  • Knowledge of current crane and forklift operation preferred
  • Ability to perform complete setup and operational tasks of slitting to ensure compliance with customer specifications
  • Ability to work under little supervision
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to communicate effectively

Other Information

  • Location: Chicago Division
  • Job title: Slitter Operator
  • Pay range: 36K-45K + Quarterly Bonuses
  • Shift: 2nd or 3rd

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