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.
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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.
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Manufacturing Engineer

Truform Manufacturing is currently seeking a qualified Manufacturing Engineer for its Dickson Tennessee Facility.

This position is a hands-on engineering and technical support function serving the engineering and manufacturing areas at Truform.  Tasks include process development, process documentation, sheet metal process development, sheet metal process documentation, plant layout, equipment specification, and production support. 

Qualifications required:

  • 3-years’ experience in Manufacturing engineering
  • 3-years’ experience in sheet metal fabrication
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or applicable experience
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite
  • Proficient in CAD, GD&T, and engineering software
  • Excellent attitude
  • Must maintain a valid driver license

 

Essential functions and responsibilities:

  • Maintain a clean and organized work area
  • Establish a working knowledge of the Truform Business System
  • Effectively communicate ideas, problems and solutions to all employees
  • Develop and maintain the plant layout based on input from all departments.
  • Develop work cell designs with a focus on streamlining operations with cost reductions
  • Develop process documentation and work instructions to support the plant operations
  • Develop sheetmetal process documentation to support fiber laser and CNC brake press operations
  • Assist with quoting sheetmetal fabrication work
  • Assist with tooling, automation, and equipment additions
  • Perform 5S activities in the plant and work areas to maintain work area cleanliness
  • Evaluate, modify, and implement cost reduction and improvement ideas
  • Develop and implement corrective and preventive actions based on problem solving methods
  • Assist with developing accurate bills of materials for both new and current product
  • Assist with development of accurate ECN to track implementation of engineering changes
  • Assist other engineers with projects as necessary
  • Other job assignments as assigned

We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401K, holidays, vacations and more.EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled Drug Free Workplace

Please write a short description telling us why you are interested in the position, and ask any question you might have for us.
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Tool And Die Maker – Afternoon Shift

Truform Manufacturing LLC is currently seeking:

Tool and Die Maker 

This position requires the ability to troubleshoot and repair dies while in the press and/or perform die removal and repair work on the bench.  The goal is to minimize down-time and optimize production levels and part quality.  This would involve the repair and maintenance of progressive, transfer and blanking dies.

 Qualifications required:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Minimum 12 months of machine tool technology training or equivalent experience
  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience with metal stamping dies
  • Experience welding common steel and tooling steel is required
  • Ability to operate tool room equipment (Mills, Lathes, Surface Grinders, etc.)
  • Automotive stamping experience is preferred
  • Must be able to read blueprints and use necessary measuring devices to make or modify existing tooling
  • Must perform complex machine work involved with the manufacture of gauging, fixtures and tooling to support manufacturing and engineering functions
  • Ability to troubleshoot progressive dies in a manufacturing environment
  • Must work to close tolerances ensuring quality workmanship on all tool, gages and fixtures
  • Must work closely with Engineering to ensure all equipment builds are built to exact specifications
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Must have ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
    We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401K, holidays, vacations and more.EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/DisabledDrug Free Workplace
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.