Orchid Orthopedic Solutions Press Operator I in Holt, Michigan


The Press Operator is responsible for operating the press to form products using billets and die blocks according to established standard work for production purposes.

  • Set up dies in press
  • Operate a furnace.
  • Operate a die heater.
  • Operate press to produce parts.
  • Use chisel and hammer to release part from die block after hit if needed.
  • Use compressed air/water quench to cool down part.
  • Use tongs to remove part from die block after hit.
  • Perform inspection on parts.
  • Operate goff shot blaster.
  • Operate band saw.
  • Complete required router information.
  • Produce parts to manufacturing prints or customer prints.
  • Perform housekeeping per 6S schedule.
  • Perform other duties as required or directed by the Department Supervisor or Lead.
  • High School or equivalent.
  • Previous manufacturing experience is a plus.
  • Ability to work safely in a fast pace environment.
  • Must adhere to Company Code of Conduct and Core Values.
  • Work performed in manufacturing environment where exposure to a number of elements occurs.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  • Lifting of materials to 60# up to 33% of the time.
  • Requires use of foot controls.
  • Corrected vison of 20/20, preferred.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced quality –oriented environment.
  • Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as determined for the position.
  • Must submit to and pass background and substance abuse tests.
  • Must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States through eVerify.
  • Must adhere to the Company Code of Conduct and Core Values.
  • Must follow designated safety rules and regulations.
  • Must be able to fulfill all the requirements of this position, including requirements related to the company’s Safety, Quality and Environmental Management System Policies and procedures. Please send resume to: Becca.Spada@orchid-ortho.com

Location: Holt MI