Fabrication Technician I (001559)
Date Posted: November 4, 2020
Deadline: July 31, 2015
Organization: Eaton Electrical Facility
City: Greenwood, SC
Operate manual presses, cut-off machine, shear and various machines. Load 4ft X 8ft sheets of steel into machines to cut, form and/or bend to various configurations. Off load excess steel material from the 4ft X 8ft steel sheets into steel scrap hopper. Must wear proper steel fabrication PPE, such as steel toe shoes, safety glasses, material handling gloves, ear protection and long sleeve shirt or cut resistant slip-ons. Cut off, punch, drill and tap. Run press brakes after the press brake has been set-up by a higher coded employee and/or assist higher coded employees while bending heavy or large parts on press brake.
Assist in gathering all items, welded and single pieces, by shop order and monitor their location through the weld and paint areas, then deliver to proper work centers. Work to established procedures, manufacturing information, drawings, blue prints, sketches, written or oral instructions from supervision or engineering. Give assistance as needed to entire steel shop which may include drawing retrieval, technical assistance (which includes MI reading, drawing interpretation, COM list generation, and manual work order generation). Set and operate heavy machinery, which may include weidamatics, optishear, band saws, coil machine and drill presses. Use overhead cranes as needed. Collect all parts to be plated and assure that proper quantities are delivered to the storeroom
Regularly lifting up to 50 lbs; pulling, pushing loads that weigh up to 100 lbs.
Infrequently, set up hard tooling for punch press area when die setter is not available (This may require special training above normal OJT. Run first part and inspect for conformance. Set up drill press area to drill, tap, and countersink parts. Perform preventative maintenance on tooling and machinery. Run single punch Whitney set up by others for holes not punched by hard tooling or drill fixture and operate punch press for production. Perform SPC duties daily, including daily charting of all machines and creating designed experiments for problems due to non-conforming materials. Observe all safety and hygiene requirements as specified or directed. Maintain a clean, orderly and safe workplace. Employees are expected to comply with the Environmental, Health, and Safety Guidelines.