Forging Press Operator


Location: Niagara Falls, ON

Terms of Employment: Terms of employment
Permanent employment
Full time

Company: Tecna

Date Posted: Posted on April 13, 2021

Salary: Salary$$19.95HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week

Timings: null



Job requirements

EducationNo degree, certificate or diplomaExperienceWill trainSpecific SkillsRemove metal pieces from furnace when colour or metal indicates proper forging temperature; Read and interpret specifications or follow verbal instructions; Position and adjust dies on anvil of forging machinery; Position heated or cooled metal pieces on die of press or other forging machinery; Operate presses or other forging machines to perform hot or cold forging to shape or form metal; Clean and lubricate machinery and equipment; Check products for correct shapes, dimensions and other specifications; Troubleshoot, perform corrective action or minor repairs; Document work completedMetal Forming or Shaping Operations ExperienceUpsetting; Forming; Cutting machineEquipment and Machinery ExperienceShears; Saws; Lifting device; Hand tools; Furnace hand tongs; Forging press; Bolters or screwdrivers (power); Automatic conveyor; MicrometersWeight HandlingUp to 23 kg (50 lbs)Work SettingUnions; Metal product fabrication industry; Heavy machinery manufacturingOwn Tools/EquipmentSteel-toed safety boots; MaskWork Site EnvironmentNoisy; Dusty; HotTransportation/Travel InformationOwn transportation; Valid driver’s licenceWork Conditions and Physical CapabilitiesFast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Standing for extended periodsPersonal SuitabilityFlexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Judgement