Coil Line Operator

Durham Manufacturing Co.

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$19-22 /h
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Durham, CT

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


We are a growing third generation, family-owned manufacturer of high quality metal and plastic industrial storage, material handling, first aid and safety products.

We are in seek of an experienced coil operator, that will be responsible for operating a mechanical power press or hydraulic press to produce parts from steel coils according to work instructions and production standards.

Salary$19-$22/hr to start

Job Type: Full-Time

Schedule: Monday-Thursday 6am-4:30pm; Friday overtime


  • 401k and company match
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Profit Sharing
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Paid time off


Must be able to read blueprints and use measuring equipment.

The responsibilities of this position are the following:

• Able to obtain work orders from terminals

• Ensure proper quality, compares first piece produced to orange part pattern or measures length and width from dimensions on routing

• Requires setting up various dies including internal die changes, and other coil line equipment

• Removes die from press and returns it to proper storage area using big joe or forklift

• Verifies correct steel is placed on coil reel

• Manufacture parts according to work order requirements

• Must meet or exceed production standards set

• Checks parts for quality according to coil line inspection sheet

• Reports any nonconforming conditions to supervisor

• Follows 7-S policies, procedures, and meets goals

• Follows all safety rules and policies and immediately reports any unsafe conditions to the supervisor

• Maintains a neat and orderly work area

• Participates in all training as required

• Returns all tools and equipment to designated location

• Empties scrap bucket from assigned coil line as needed

• Must be able to operate and successfully complete Big Joe and forklift training

• Must be able to work a reasonable amount of overtime

• Performs other duties as assigned