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Steel Slitter Operator
Illinois
Bedford Park
JN -092020-3691

We are looking for a full-time Slitter Operator, responsible for setting up and operating a slitter machine according to customer specifications and work orders to join our clients' team in Bedford Park, IL. 

Responsibilities:

  • Inspecting arbor and overarm setups to ensure compliance with production instructions;
  • Reconciling coil identity to production and load coil;
  • Threading coil through slitter-head, cropping all non-complying material;
  • Reviewing and recording gauge, width, hardness, camber, burr and surface condition and ensure compliance with production instructions;
  • Setting gauge monitoring system (if applicable) and ensuring gauge calibration;
  • Threading steel mults into recoiler;
  • Adjusting leveler to correct any shape defects as needed through slitting;
  • Running coils at maximum speed, ensuring efficiency and accuracy;
  • Monitoring strip conditions, gauge as required, and ensure customer specifications;
  • Identifying slit mults in compliance with production and completing all documentation;
  • Removing scrap from machine regularly and empty hoppers as needed;
  • Communicating non-compliance production or quality problems to supervisor and/or shift lead.
Requirements:
  • Knowledge of current crane and forklift operation preferred;
  • Ability to perform complete setup and operational tasks of slitting to ensure compliance with the customer specifications;
  • Ability to read and follow all work order instructions and complete necessary documentation;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Ability and willingness to cooperate with co-workers and supervisors/management of the production team;
  • Ability to work with little supervision;
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Azimuth, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. 


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