Under the supervision of the Shop Manager, this position operates fabricating machines, tools and equipment such as saws, shears, and brakes, that cut, shape bend and bond plastic plates, sheets, tubes and structures by performing the following duties below. This position may also operate various machine shop equipment including manual Mills and Routers, Vacuum Formers, various saws, cutters, and presses, and other shop equipment and tools.
The Senior Fabricator is an experienced journey-level position. Incumbents are expected to independently perform all the functions of the Senior Fabricator position, and complete assignments of intermediate to advanced complexity. This classification is further distinguished from the Senior Fabricator in that the Fabricator Supervisor does have supervisor responsibility.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This position has supervisory responsibilities, including but not limited to directing and overseeing the activities of shop staff, enforcing safety procedures, and ensuring the overall quality of product throughout the manufacturing process.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to fumes, vapors, or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment can be loud.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds or more. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
Days and hours of work depend on part-time or full-time status, but are generally Monday through Friday during business hours of 7:00am-3:30pm.
No travel is expected for this position.
Required Education and Experience
Preferred Education and Experience
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
None required for this position.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
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