Brake Press Operator - Weekend Shift

Avalign Thortex

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Greenwood, IN

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Avalign produces innovative, high-performance, and cost-effective medical devices with a particular focus on high growth and ingenuity. Our team is growing quickly and proud of the fact that our custom-made devices continue to make a huge difference in the lives of medical professionals and their patients. Our employees are actively involved in the design, engineering and manufacture of technologically advanced medical devices that ensure that we meet our customer’s quality specifications for each product we produce.

We are looking for Brake Press Operator to join our Greenwood, IN facility on a weekend schedule (12 hours Friday, Saturday, Sunday - work 36 hours and get paid for 40!). You will set up and operate brake press to form parts in accordance to the blueprint specifications and work instructions. If you are interested, please apply on our career page or via email to [email protected]

Job Scope:

What You’ll Do:

  • Reads and interprets blueprints and work operations sheets to determine appropriate operations to be performed
  • Completes forming responsibilities which may include offsets, large radii and standard bends
  • Uses inspection gauges such as calipers (both dial and vernier), micrometers, squares, and height gauges to perform quality checks on parts as outlined by AQL and work instructions; reports dimensional problems to supervisor or set-up person.
  • Maintains and ensures accurate counts on completed parts and scrapped parts
  • Completes production paperwork and makes required entries into company data base
  • Maintains tools, measuring instruments, and equipment in a clean and orderly manner
  • Reports all equipment problems or malfunctions to supervisor/manager immediately; and maintains clean, orderly and safe work areas at all times.

What You Won’t Do:

  • Feel stuck – we offer great opportunities to advance and learn
  • Get bored – we make custom products so no day is the same
  • Feel like a number – we’re a close-knit bunch and always have each other’s backs

Job Responsibilities:

Who You Are:

  • A self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • A quick learner who is always ready to gain a new skill
  • A reliable worker who knows the importance of showing up when it counts
  • A detail-oriented worker with an ability to solve problems skillfully
  • A strong written and verbal communicator

What You’ll Need:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year of related experience and/or training
  • Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Mathematical skills to manage units of measure, fractions, decimals, whole numbers
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and operations sheets to determine set-up and operations to be formed
  • Ability to set-up and operate Brake Press machine, input and maintain data in Traverse Manufacturing System
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

What You’ll Enjoy:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid vacation and 10 observed paid holidays per year
  • Employer funded Basic Life and AD&D insurance
  • Employer funded STD and LTD insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Great 401(k) with company match
  • Generous employee referral bonus program
  • Working for a thriving, performance-based company that values promoting from within and career advancement
  • Temperature controlled environment
  • Community involvement investing and giving back to the community
  • Additional free resources such as travel assistance, EAP, etc.

Avalign conducts a comprehensive background, drug testing, highest level of education completion verification, and reference checks.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We are an employer that participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.

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