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Hand Form Operator-2nd Shift

Location: Wichita, KS

The Hand Former position requires the ability to form sheet, plate, extrusion and machine parts of ferrous and non-ferrous metals to engineering requirements.

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Position Details

  • Qualifications

    • Materials worked with: Ferrous and non-ferrous metal alloys in the form of extrusions, machined parts, sheet and plate stock
    • Tools used: Hand tools, mallets, air hammers, check fixtures, calipers, micrometers, scales, tape measures
    • Equipment used: Arbor press, hydraulic press, shrinker / stretcher

    Hours  will be Monday thru Thursday 3:30pm-2:00am.

  • Duties/Responsibilities

    Job duties include:

    • Set up and operate forming machines ( Ex: arbor press, hydraulic press, stretch press, shrinker / stretcher)
    • Determine, select and set pressures by trial and error method and record this data for future set-ups
    • Use air hammer or mallets to form metal if wrinkles are present
    • Fabricate and utilize custom forming tools to make minor adjustments to part
    • Check parts visually against specified inspection media (Ex: surface table, contour template, mylar)
    • Make adjustments to press when necessary to form the part properly.

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Culture and Environment

  • Teamwork, creativity and collaboration
  • Suggestions and ideas are heard.
  • Work-life balance is valued.
  • Clean and climate-controlled environment
  • Modern and spacious breakroom with many food and beverage options
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Pay and Benefits

  • Competitive wages
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance with generous employer premium contributions
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer match
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Short-term Disability and Long-term Disability
  • Life insurance
  • Gym membership discount
  • Employee assistance program
  • Christmas club savings account
  • Referral bonuses
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