As a KEITH Manufacturing Co. Sawyer in our Stationary value stream, you will be responsible for determining the best method to use for cutting material and verifying dimensions on finished products for adherence to specifications.

Essential Functions

  • Responsible for setting up and operating manual or semiautomatic saws
  • Responsible for cleaning coolant off sawn parts
  • Responsible for basic saw maintenance and cleaning
  • Able to operate required machinery in the area
  • Understands proper quality saw standards
  • All other duties as assigned
  • Self-directed, requiring little or no supervision
  • Maintain a “customer first” mindset for productivity and quality
  • Maintain 6S in work area
  • Meets agreed upon manufacturing goals in a timely manner
  • Arrive at work, meetings, appointments, and other work-related functions on time and as scheduled

Peripheral Duties

  • May position and clamp workpieces together or assemble them in a jig or fixture
  • May operate other equipment to prepare components for sawing

Minimum Qualifications

  • Sawyer experience preferred, but not necessary
  • May be required to pass employer performance tests
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Able to read a tape measure, pressure gauge, level and square
  • Ability and willingness to follow directions as well as the ability to work independently

Working Conditions

  • Works in a Saw Shop
  • Exposure to continual noise daily from machines
  • Exposure to intense light and hot materials

Equipment/Machinery Used

  • Sawing machinery
  • Measuring instruments; tape measures and calipers
  • MIG Welder
  • Forklift/Side Loader

Physical Requirements

  • Able to sit or stand for 8 to 10 hours at a time
  • Able to lift 25 lbs.

Personal Attributes

  • Effective interpersonal skills and relationship-building skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Self-motivated and directed
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

EMPLOYER’S RIGHTS

This job description does not list all the duties of the job.  You may be asked by management to perform other duties.  KEITH Manufacturing Co. has the right to revise this job description at any time.  This job description is not a contract for employment with KEITH Manufacturing Co. is by mutual consent.