Performs a variety of tasks associated with the production of high quality ceramic powders using equipment that transforms raw materials into finished goods.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Follows work orders to determine quantity, specifications and special instructions in the preparation of AMP material. Reports any deviation to lead or supervisor.
Loads and unloads WET ball mills
Loads and unloads DRY ball mills
Weighs up materials
Load and unload kilns
Add Binders and additives to slurry tanks (Wax room functions)
Blends and delivers proprietary AMP material formulations to meet customer specifications.
Operate, monitors and adjusts spray dryers and responsible for quality control testing
Cleans spray dryers to defined requirements
Material handling to and from storage by utilizing equipment including scales, hand tracks, pallet jacks and forklifts following all required safety procedures.
Uses manufacturing computer system to accurately record production data and other necessary transactions.
May be trained in one or more specialty areas (specialty materials, solids recovery, CDL licensed driver…)
Proficient in basic SPC data entry and interpretation
May Train incoming personnel on AMP equipment and basic processes
Must follow all safety procedures
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Basic language and math skills
Must meet all training requirements as defined by department
Manufacturing work experience a plus
Functional/Technical Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Ability to understand and act on verbal and written instructions
Basic math and time-management skills
Basic computer skills
Must exhibit attention to detail as well as excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to work with a diverse variety of people from different cultures and backgrounds
Position Specific Title and Responsibilities (Required):
Confined space and fall protection required for this position.
Forklift operation required
May work any shift/ days as-required
Position Specific Physical Requirements (Required):
The ability to lift 50 lbs.
Ability to work from ladders when performing tasks.
Must be able to work in a cold or hot work environment
May be exposed to a dusty work environment
Monday - Friday Swing Shift - 2pm - 12am