Nashville Wire Products, an established local manufacturer of steel wire products for the material handling division, is growing and accepting resumes for skilled machine setter/operators for automated welding machines for our Springfield, Tennessee location.
Full time benefits include medical, dental, and vision insurance availability first of month after 30 days of service, 40 hours vacation after 6 months of service, 80 hours vacation after 1 year of service, 10 hours of paid sick time every 90 days of service until you have completed 1 year of service, then 30 hours of paid sick time annually, 401k with 100% match following 1 year of service, 9 paid holidays, employer paid short and long term disability, and 1 year pay progression top out. We are currently offering a Double Time incentive for ALL overtime hours worked.
This position typically works approximately 50+ hours per week with occasional additional overtime as required to meet customer demands.
2nd shift base schedule 3:30 pm until 3:15 am Monday through Friday with additional OT as required to meet customer demands. Please note there is little to no opportunity to move to 1st shift when hired for 2nd shift positions.
1st shift base schedule 3:30 am until 3:15 pm Monday through Friday with additional OT as required to meet customer demands.
Base start rate $17.00 or $19.00/hour DOE performing machine setups mechanically and via computer.
Semi-Skilled machine operator pay progression: $17.00 start, $17.50 at 90 days, $18.75 at 1 year.
Skilled machine operator pay progression: $19.00 start, $20.25 at 90 days, $21.25 at 1 year.
Applicants should have recent steady work history with recent experience performing machine set ups and running production jobs on PLC controlled machinery, hydraulic and mechanical stamping presses, or automated welding systems. Prior experience interpreting blueprints, reading tape measure, and computer knowledge required. Prior experience in metal fabrication or resistance welding a plus. This position regularly requires regular heavy lifting (up to 50 pounds).
This position will set-up automated welding and metal forming equipment then run production jobs while meeting and/or exceeding established production, set up, and quality standards. This position regularly conducts quality inspections to verify all parts meet blueprint specifications and quality tolerances and are usable for next operations and performs necessary rework and minor repairs on non-conforming parts.
Successful applicants must pass math test that includes adding and subtracting tape measure fractions, tape measure reading test, mechanical aptitude evaluation, drug screen, and 7-year background check for misdemeanors and felonies