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Machine Operator (Edging Operator) - Westbrook, ME

Westbrook, ME, US, 04092

Architectural Glass & Metal

 

 

Job ID:  185059

 

SIGCO is the preeminent architectural glass and metal fabricator and distributor in New England. Since our inception in 1986, SIGCO has grown and changed over the decades, expanding into new product areas and territories, while maintaining a cutting edge manufacturing facility. But our commitment to service and craftsmanship remain unchanged.

 

Job Summary

This position involves the operation of a vertical grinder to grind or polish glass edges. Operator tracks, locates, and records edger production on schedules provided by Lead person. Communicate production demands with operators on each shift. 

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Must be able to read and understand sketches and interpret their meaning onto glass edges. Must be able to read schedules and understand edger’s production demands based on information schedules. Operate a grinder to fabricate a quality ground or polished edge. Operate overhead crane and vacuum lift. Perform routine maintenance on machines. Complete daily worksheets and forms.  Regular and predictable attendance, safely performing tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of your job.

 

Skills, Knowledge, and Ability Requirements

To be considered for a fabrication position, the following conditions must be met:
•    Basic computer familiarity
•    Read and use a tape measure
•    Read and perform mathematical calculations and measurements with numbers, fractions, and decimals normally acquired through high school education or equivalency

 

Equipment

•    Edging machine, dolly, crane, glass cups, tape measure, pliers, glass cutter, and other various tools

 

Safety

•    Hazards - Exposure to chemicals/fumes, pinch points, exposure to excessive noise, strains/sprain, laceration/puncture, particulate exposure, contusion, temperature extremes, slipping, burns, shock, loss of limbs
•    Controls - Personal protective equipment, safety training, written procedures
•    Safety Equipment - Back belt, safety glasses, steel toe shoes/boots with metatarsal guards, cut resistant gloves with liners, cut resistant outerwear

 

Work Environment

•    Noise levels in the work environment can be moderate to high.
•    The plant facility is subject to the same general climate conditions of the region (heat, cold, humidity, etc.)
•    Chemicals, dust, pollen, and other typical airborne particulate matter are present within the atmosphere of the production floor and may create some odors in the plant. The Company, in an effort to provide its employees with a safe and healthy working environment, limits exposure to chemicals through written procedures, engineering controls, and PPE. 
•    While some chemicals may pose health risks if not properly used, employees are trained on the proper safety equipment and procedures for handling chemicals. 
•    While the chemical exposure and odors are under acceptable levels set by OSHA and the WCB, they nevertheless, can be smelled and are handled according to the company’s hazardous communication program.

 

What CRH Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Sigco, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

 


Nearest Major Market: Portland Maine

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