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Job #:  426
Title:  Sawyer
Location:  Salem, OR
Salary Range:  $14.00 - $16.00
Position:  Sawyer

 The Saw Operator is part of an established team in a fast-paced environment, responsible for performing various production tasks and metal fabrication saw cutting operations.


Saw Operator Job Duties:


  • Ensures cut orders maintain planned schedule in order to achieve on time delivery to internal and external customers.
  • Receives and inspects incoming raw material and produces a quality product with attention to detail.
  • Responsible for picking, cutting, kitting, and serialization of material to be delivered to internal business units.
  • Reads and interprets work orders and blueprints.
  • Works on projects simultaneously in order to maximize production efforts and eliminate down time.
  • Actively engages in safety of self and others within the facility, including holding internal customers and contractors responsible for best in class safety.
  • Maintains equipment and supplies.
  • Works with trade personnel and maintenance departments to sustain optimal productivity.
  • Maintains a clean and organized work area with attention to quality and safety standards.
  • Contributes to continuous improvement activities as needed.
  • Follows directions of immediate supervisor and functional lead to complete daily tasks.


Skills & Experience:

  • 1-3 years' experience in operating cutting equipment.
  • Experience in an industrial and/or manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in operating a forklift.
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles.


Academic Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED


Travel & Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs unassisted; must be able to sit or stand up to 8 hours per day uninterrupted
  • Overtime as required to meet project goals.
  • Able to work in non-climate controlled areas


Job Type:  Temp to Hire
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