Press Operator – Afternoon Shift

Press Operator – Afternoon Shift

 

Job Summary

Truform Manufacturing is seeking an afternoon shift Press Operator to join our team! This position will be responsible for the daily setup and operation of a straight side progressive mechanical power press in a just-in-time environment.

Truform Manufacturing is a IATF16949 registered automotive supplier producing metal stampings and welded assemblies serving Appliance OEM’s and major Tier 1 companies. We are a privately held company on a growth trajectory with planned expansions and new business creating opportunities for talented and experienced professionals desiring to work in a hands-on, engineering driven organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Set-up and operate a mechanical press and coil feed line for routine established work
  • Load, install and correctly set up the tools and coils of steel
  • Perform assigned work to time standards and quality expectations
  • Account for time and work completed on a daily basis
  • Make routine decisions and use problem solving to resolve basic manufacturing issues
  • Follow all prescribed safety regulations
  • Follow preventative maintenance on machines as prescribed
  • Must work well in a team environment
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Two (2) years experience with progressive press operations
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of mechanical press and/or punch operations including basic set-up
  • Demonstrated competency in basic math
  • Basic ability to read and understand blueprints and other shop drawing aids
  • Ability to make routine decisions and use problem solving to resolve basic manufacturing issues or seek assistance
  • Excellent record of attendance
  • Flexible and responsive with a strong teamwork orientation
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong orientation toward quality, safety and accuracy of work performed
  • Ability to effectively implement or respond to change
  • Must be able to lift 75 poundsExcellent compensation package with relocation assistance and signing bonus to eligible candidates.EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/DisabledJob Type: Full-time
  • Drug Free Workplace
  • We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401K, holidays, vacations and more.
  • Please write a short description telling us why you are interested in the position, and ask any question you might have for us.
    Max file size is 6 MB. Please upload your resume in either Word or PDF format.

Multi-Crafted Maintenance Technician

Truform Manufacturing

We are seeking a Multi – Crafted Maintenance Technician (Afternoon-Shift) to join our team!

Position Summary: A multi-crafted maintenance technician that can troubleshoot and repair all types of production equipment. Experience working on progressive stamping presses, resistance weld cells, automated robotic cells and high speed assembly equipment is a definite asset.

Qualifications required:

  • Technical associates degree or equivalent
  • High school diploma required
  • 5 years experience working as a troubleshooter and repair person in a production environment.
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic schematic diagrams.
  • Ability to read and interpret reference manuals and other technical data supplied in order to configure / install items such as sensors, motion controllers, motor drives, smart motors, HMI screens, etc.
  • Ability to read ladder logic and troubleshoot programable logic controlled circuits.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair robot and resistance weld tooling.
  • Ability to diagnose and make repairs to automated equipment.
  • Ability to safely work on 480 volt electric circuits, pneumatics and hydraulics required.
  • Ability to fabricate / repair parts & components as necessary to keep production equipment running.
  • Ability to drive fork lift and operate remote control overhead cranes.
  • Ability to reteach positions on robotic MIG cells.
  • Ability to train junior personnel.
  • Willingness to work as part of a team.
  • Willingness to participate in 5S and Kaizen projects.

 

Essential functions and responsibilities:

 

  • Troubleshoot mechanical stamping presses, coil feeders, scrap conveyors, resistance weld cells, automated assembly turntables, vibratory bowl fed systems, robot arc weld assembly cells, overhead cranes, compressors etc.
  • Perform preventive and corrective maintenance activities throughout the plant
  • New equipment installation and start up
  • Minor rigging using fork truck and crane
  • Assist as required with new project team during automation start ups
  • Works on improvement projects as assigned
  • Maintains a clean and organized work area
  • Works within all areas of Truform/AHT with the ability to effectively communicate ideas, problems and solutions
  • Ability to learn quickly, adapt and apply knowledge in a fast-paced environment
  • Willingness to work flexible hours to meet customer expectations
  • Good verbal and written communication skills and the ability to read and write English
  • Performance shall be within the guidelines of the company’s policies and procedures
  • Willingness to work overtime as required (including weekends)
  • Other duties as assigned 
  • Success factors/job competencies:
  •  Excellent troubleshooter
  • Driven to solve issues and make improvements
  • Must work well in a team environment
  • Must be a motivated self-starter and able to work unsupervised 

Physical demands and work environment:

  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds
  • Must be able to work in heat and cold and in a manufacturing environment
  • Must be able to operate man lift and work at heights.

Performance standards:

  • 90-day probationary period
  • Annual review

We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401K, holidays, vacations and more.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Drug Free Workplace

Job Type: Full-time

Compensation based upon skill and ability

Please write a short description telling us why you are interested in the position, and ask any question you might have for us.
Max file size is 6 MB. Please upload your resume in either Word or PDF format.

Truform Wins Prestigious Magna Awards

Truform Manufacturing LLC has recently been awarded the very prestigious Magna 2018 “Quality Excellence Award” as well as the 2018 “Logistics Excellence Award”  These awards were presented during the Bowling Green Metalforming supplier conference held at BGM on March 5th 2019.  Magna Bowling Green had 21 stamping suppliers that were in competition for a total of 3 awards that were presented during the supplier conference.

Front Row – Lisa Dillard, Mark Dykes

Back Row – Ron Childers, Paul Beaton, Jody Crumpton

Truform awarded 44 parts on P33A (MY2021 Rogue)

Truform Manufacturing has recently been awarded another large program of stampings and welded assemblies in support of the Model Year 2021 Nissan Rogue.  The parts awarded are interior cockpit module assemblies as well as exhaust system components.  Truform Manufacturing will be adding approximately 40,000 square feet to its Dickson facility in support of this new platform.  Program management activities and progressive tooling have already been kicked off with Truform tooling engineers currently on site in China monitoring tooling progress.