Job Details

  • Title: Grinder
  • Code: RCI-105842
  • Location: Shallowater, TX 79364
  • Posted Date: 08/05/2022
  • Duration: 4 Months
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  Job Description

Job Summary    

Pay Rate: $18/ hrly

The Role:

Client seeks to hire a Grinder to perform judgement required for grinding castings with defects. Skill and dexterity required in chipping and grinding out parts of castings which are not easily assessable.

Judgement is required to avoid over-grinding or under-grinding of special castings.

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:

  • Maintain high safety standards and follow all company safety rules Operate chipping hammer, die grinder, and hand-grinder.
  • Operate Fox grinder on bench tables or down draft tables.
  • Operate hoist to handle castings in a safe manner.
  • Grind castings, all shapes and sizes at a fast and safe rate.
  • Run both small and large cutoff saws. Bowl cleaner and vanes.
  • Operate forklift.
  • Utilize provided PPE when grinding (protective face hood, safety glasses, cut-resistant gloves, ear plugs, apron, sleeves) as well as employee owned metatarsal guard safety shoes.
  • Performs other miscellaneous duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:

  • High School Diploma / GED 6+ months industrial/manufacturing experience desirable
  • Ability to communicate with people and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Should be able to learn to understand and apply the principals involved in the operation of the various grinders and saws, and apply these principles in grinding castings.

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.)

  • Work in standing or sitting position 10 hours/shift Considerable arm movement Work requires close attention to lifting and handling of medium weight parts up to 35 lbs.
  • Heavy parts raised to position with chain hoist

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.)

  • Average foundry facility conditions with temperature variations due to seasons Subjected to noisy environment requires wearing of ear plugs.
  • Standard PPE required: safety glasses or safety goggles, face shield, ear plugs, safety shoes with toe and metatarsal guards, gloves and protective apron and/or sleeves (provided by company except for shoes)