Georgia Employer CLEARING PRESS OPERATOR- PRODUCTION WORKER in Waynesboro, Georgia

Manpower in Waynesboro, GA is currently seeking Clearing Press Operators for a local fabrication shop. Hours are Monday-Friday from 7AM-3:30PM. Pay rate will depend on level of experience. This position is responsible for the daily setup and operation of hydraulic CNC controlled press in a fabrication shop with some assistance provided. He/she may be required to assist other operators as a helper on key work machines as necessary. Responsibilities:1. Set up and operate a hydraulic press for routine established work. 2. Select correct tooling for the job task with assistance from setup documents or supervisor/lead. 3. Load, install, and correctly set up the tools required. 4. Perform assigned work to time standards and quality expectations. 5. Account for time and work completed via data collection system. 6. Safely operate a forklift to handle materials and completed work. 7. Make routine decisions and use problem solving to resolve basic manufacturing issues or seek assistance. 8. Report and document basic material, production, or quality control issues. 9. Participate in equipment preventative maintenance at the operator level. Qualifications: 1. Must have strong metal press forming and basic fabrication background. 2. Minimum 1 year experience in a manufacturing environment. 3. Basic knowledge and understanding of fabrication, hydraulic press, and/or punch operations including basic set up and tear down. 4. Competent at basic dimensional measuring and able to quickly learn the use of precision measurement tools. 5. Demonstrated competency in basic shop math. 6. Basic ability to read and understand blueprints and other shop drawing aids. 7. Ability to work with various types of metal forming constraints with guidance. 8. Previous use with overhead crane use is preferred. 9. Ability to operate a forklift. 10. Flexible and responsive with a strong teamwork orientation. 11. Good verbal and written communication skills. 12. Desire to learn new skills and improve technical knowledge. 13. Strong orientation toward quality, safety, and continuous improvement. 14. Ability to work well in a fast paced environment to meet team expectations. 15. Commitment to quality and accuracy of work performed. 16. Demonstrated ability to effectively implement or respond to change. 17. Understanding of company policies and procedures. 18. Safety conscious behavior. 19. Excellent attendance. Physical Requirements:1. Lift, carry, push, and/or up to 75lbs frequently. 2. Squat/kneel, bend/stoop, twist/turn, grasp and reach overhead frequently.3. Sit, stand, and walk for up to 10 hours per day. 4. Ability to work in a 55-98 degree Fahrenheit environment. 5. Work in a fast paced industrial environment wearing hearing protection, vision protection, hard hat, steel-toed shoes and other appropriate protective clothing.