Pultrusion Support(Split Shift)

  • Full Time
  • romeo, mi

Summary of primary duties and responsibilities:
This individual will run the Pultrusion and process development of new and current materials as well as related programs. This will include the following:
• Perform setup to keep pultruder supplied with all needed materials and set up the next shift with proper materials.
• Instruct and assist production personnel on proper procedures and quality standards to produce parts efficiently and ensure 100% on time delivery of finished product, samples, prototypes, engineering changes and kick-offs.
• Maintain machine and equipment in the best condition possible by:
▪ Cleaning and AM-TPM for general upkeep.
▪ Interfacing with and contacting proper personnel to resolve machine and equipment issues quickly.
• Cross train on all machines in the area (coex, plasma, packaging).
• Follow Pultrusion SOP’s (standard operating procedures.)
• Create/document event logs in notebook (date, pictures, comments, observations, etc..)
• Perform safety check lists as required (hilo, hoist, crane, saw).
• Flexible to cover other shifts as needed.
• Participate in meetings, continuous improvement and team activities.
• Perform other specific projects as assigned by Process Engineer.
• Strong willingness/desire to safely try new things.
• Ability to measure accurately (weights, dimensions, and volumes)
• Ability to properly use scales (tare, test weight, prepare mixtures)


Physical Demands Analysis:
• Frequent lifting or lowering an object from one level to another up to 55 lbs.
• Frequent transporting/carrying an object by hands up to 55 lbs.
• Frequent reaching at or below shoulder and forward.
• Frequent bending, stooping, and crouching.
• Frequent standing or walking for long periods of time.
• Frequent contact with fiberglass and carbon fiber during setup, PPE required.
• Frequent cleanup of isocyanates and polyols using PPE.
• Frequent handling/proximity to dies >500 lbs. heated to >300 deg F using PPE and hoists.
• Safe use of various saws/cutting devices for test sample preparation.