Local Steel Company located in Taylor, MI is seeking a qualified Overhead Crane Operator. This is a quality steel processing center that provides pickling, slitting, and blanking services to the flat rolled steel market. This company is equipped with state of the art pickle lines are furnished with Tension Levelers. Their pickle lines also have top and bottom side automated surface inspection systems, fully automated gauge and width profiling, and prewash and coating systems. Operating 7 days a week, 24 hours a day; serving the automotive, steel distribution, and tubing and appliance industries.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Operating overhead crane
Positions loads, such as machinery, equipment, products, and solid or bulk materials, using hoisting attachments, such as hook, sling, electromagnet, banding gun or bucket.
Observes load hookup and determines safety of load
Manipulates or depresses equipment controls, such as pedals, levers, and buttons, to regulate speed and direction of hoist movement according to written, verbal, or signal instructions
Cleans and maintains area and hoisting mechanisms
Working in a warehouse facility within OSHA guidelines; conditions may be heated and/or unheated, dusty and noisy; steel-toed boots required daily.
Becoming a qualified Slit Helper (3 different jobs) and having good attendance during the 90-day evaluation period could lead to being hired in full time.
Previous overhead crane operating
Ability to lift, push, and pull up to 35 pounds
Ability to effectively read and use a tape measure, caliper, and micrometer
Ability to efficiently use a computer and enter data
Ability to stand, walk or be mobile for up to eight hours per shift
Ability to follow directions
Must have previous overhead crane experience
Must have previous manufacturing experience
Familiar with the use of various measuring tools
Must have good mathematical and grammatical skills
Must have basic computer skills (not the same as using a smart phone)
Good communications skills are a must
Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in record keeping
Strong teamwork skills
Excellent attendance required
Job Order #: 104573