Brake Press Trainee 2nd shift
Company: Kewaunee International Group
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Kewaunee Scientific Corporation is a recognized global leader in
the design, manufacture, and installation of laboratory,
healthcare, and technical furniture products.
Since our founding in 1906, Kewaunee has supported those at the
forefront of life saving, groundbreaking discoveries. Our customers
have utilized our products to facilitate critical work in the areas
of cancer research, cell regeneration, tissue engineering, and most
recently on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our
Associates' contributions are important on a global scale, and
there is enormous pride to be felt in the craftsmanship, expertise,
and service every member of our team lends toward these vital
Join us today, and manufacture with meaning.
Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
401(k) with employer matching
On-site medical clinic and specialists
Responsible for the production of metal parts using a manual, NC, &
CNC controlled fabrication equipment to make precision bends,
punches, or cuts into metal to form parts. Refer to blueprints or
production documents for efficient and quality production of parts,
setting up, programming & final adjustments to the machine to
ensure quality parts are being produced. Responsible to ensure that
machines are set up properly, working well, operating at full
capacity, stocked with needed materials, and performs routine and
preventative maintenance tasks. Perform quality checks to pass on
quality parts for the next step in production.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other
duties may be assigned.
Learn to set up manual, NC, & CNC fabrication equipment.
Learn to select, load and install correct tooling
Learn to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work
Perform quality inspections of parts to produce products that
exceed customers' expectations per drawing specifications
Stage completed product on skids
Work from live schedule, verbal and written instructions, bills of
material, routing, samples, blue prints and control plans
Maintain good housekeeping in work area
Act responsibly to follow safe operating practices.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
QUALIFICATIONS to perform this job successfully, an individual must
be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge,
skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Associates degree in related field with 1 year of machine operation
experience including setup, or a High school diploma or general
education degree (GED) with 1 to 2 years machine operation
experience including setup, or equivalent combination of education
Qualified candidates should:
- Have experience in dimensional measuring and shop math
- Have basic computer skills
- Be capable of using calipers, micrometers, and other measuring
- Have the ability to read and understand blueprints
- Have effective communication skills to discuss and understand
work procedures, training, general direction and other issues with
co-workers and supervisor
- Be flexible to perform overtime duties and adjust schedule when
- Be able to work within a team environment
Ability to read a limited number of two- and three-syllable words
and to recognize similarities and differences between words and
between series of numbers. Ability to print and speak simple
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.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed
but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with
problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly
required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. The
employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or
feel. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel,
crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must frequently
lift and/or move up to 60 pounds. Specific vision abilities
required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color
vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust
WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described
here are representative of those an employee encounters while
performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner
discriminate against employees or applicants because they have
inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of
another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access
to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as
a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of
other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise
have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is
(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance
of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an
investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the
contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR
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