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Job Description:

  • 1) Sets up and repairs variety of plastic fabricating machines that weld and assemble components into plastic products and print decorative logos onto products: Mounts, aligns, and bolts fixtures, dies, and welding heads onto plastic fabricating machines, such as hot-stamping, silk screening, ultrasonic welding, and automatic assembling and stamping machines, following verbal instructions and using variety of wrenches.

  • 2) Turns knobs or dials to set controls, such as pneumatic stamping pressure, dwell time, conveyor speed, and ram and horizontal stroke of machines.

  • 3) Positions rolls of foil onto feed reels and threads foil around guides onto takeup reels to secure foil on machines.

  • 4) Starts machines to obtain sample products, and examines samples for production defects.

  • 5) Readjusts machine controls or realigns dies or fixtures as necessary to correct detected defects in products, utilizing knowledge and experience of machine operations.

  • 6) Examines moving machine parts during production operations and removes and replaces worn and frayed machine parts as needed to ensure that machines function smoothly.

  • 7) May fabricate replacement dies, using bandsaw, knife, hand file, and drill press.




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DOT:   690.380-014

Job Number: 6109