Job Posting

Priefert Manufacturing

Tube Mill Operator - Mt. Pleasant, TX
Description:
Priefert is now looking for experienced applicants to work in its Steel Tube Mill.
Responsibilities:
  • Adjust rack set-up to appropriate position depending on length of tube.
  • Inspect and discard any material that does not conform with the quality standards.
  • Inspect tubing to specifications. Use a tape measure to check for correct length as specified by the work order.
  • Inspect seam for smoothness and no open seam and inspect the tube for defects (i.e. lines, dents, scratches, bad cut ends tabs on ends, roll marks, etc.).
  • Alert the operator of any issues with the quality of the tubing.
  • Keep up with the quantity of the tube by way of the mill counter and adjust the count when scrap pieces are found and discarded.
  • Correctly stack tubes in racks to ensure that the tube is secure for transport by a forklift.
  • Assist with change-overs.
  • Change out desired rolls.
  • Make sure correct rolls are in the correct place and position.
  • Check with the operator when the mill goes down and see what needs to be done.
  • Empty chip tray from underneath the cut-off into the scrap dumpster at the end of shift.
  • Keep the catch area free of debris including scrap tube and trash.
  • Assist others as needed.
  • Manually lifting, pushing, pulling, and/or carrying objects weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Regular predictable attendance.
  • Must be 25 years old or older.
Essential Abilities:
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to work in wet and dirty conditions.
  • Must be able to stand in one spot for long periods.
  • Ability to work effectively with fellow employees.
  • Ability to perform repetitive work.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Able to work rotating shifts.
Compensation/Benefits
  • Health/Dental/Life/STD-LTD/Accident
  • Vacation/Sick/Paid Holidays/401 (k)
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