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Screening Operator

Oerlikon Metco Plymouth, MI
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Other
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental
  • Position: Screening Operator

    Location: Plymouth, MI

    Under moderate supervision sets up and operates all equipment for the screening process.  Is responsible for homogeneity of in-process material and finished product. Is responsible for meeting or exceeding safety, quality, and production targets.

    • Under direction of Lead Screener, sets up the screen, including installation of specified screen as well as placement of appropriately labeled and color-coded hoppers for collection of the screened material. 
    • Cleans screening equipment between alloys to remove residual powder.
    • Submits samples of in-process and finished product to the Quality Control laboratory for testing, identifying product with proper heat or lot number.
    • Meets or exceeds all safety, environmental, and health goals for department.
    • Meets or exceeds quality goals for production orders.
    • Meets or exceeds productivity targets.
    • Contributes to continual improvement activities.
    • Notifies lead or supervisor about any problems.
    • Performs other duties as required

    We expect
    • High School diploma or vocational technical training
    • Basic math skills and organization ability
    • Basic mechanical knowledge
    • Ability to perform physical tasks, i.e. lifting up to 50lbs, bending, stooping, squatting
    • Compliance with OSHA standards
    • Licensed Powered Industrial Truck Operator.

    About us

    Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy of becoming a global powerhouse in Surface Solutions, advanced materials and materials processing. The Group is committed to investing in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable materials that are able to increase performance, improve efficiency and reduce the use of scarce resources. A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 15 000 employees at 186 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.85 billion. Sustaining growth and improving profitability in 2018: order intake to increase up to CHF 3.4 billion, sales to around CHF 3.2 billion, and the EBITDA margin to improve to around 15 % (after investments). *CA

    Oerlikon Metco enhances surfaces that bring benefits to customers through a uniquely broad range of surface technologies, equipment, materials and services. With a dynamically growing network of over 30 locations worldwide Oerlikon Metco serves industries such as aviation, power generation, automotive, oil & gas, industrial and other specialized markets. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team!

    Statement of Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action: Oerlikon Metco is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. It is the policy of Oerlikon Metco to provide for and promote equal employment opportunity in employment compensation and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, Vietnam Era Veteran status, genetic predisposition, or carrier status. Oerlikon Metco is committed to assuring equal employment opportunity and equal access to services, programs and activities for individuals with disabilities. It is the policy of our company to provide reasonable accommodation to a qualified individual with a disability to enable such individual to perform the essential functions of the position for which he/she is applying or in which he/she is employed. Further, it is our policy to provide reasonable accommodation for religious observers.

    The policy applies to all employment practices and actions. It includes, but is not
    limited to, recruitment, job application process, examination and testing, hiring,
    training, disciplinary actions, rate of pay or other compensation, advancement,
    classification, transfer, reassignment and promotions. If you require an accommodation during the application process or for issues concerning Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity please contact Human Resources.


Oerlikon Metco

Oerlikon is a leading high-tech industrial group specializing in machine and plant engineering. The Company is a provider of innovative industrial solutions and cutting-edge technologies for man-made fibers manufacturing, drive systems, vacuum and surface solutions. A Swiss company with a tradition going back over 100 years, Oerlikon is a global player with around 15,500 employees at over 200 locations in 36 countries and sales of CHF 3.2 billion in 2014, the Company invested CHF 121 million in R&D, with over 1,300 specialists working on future products and services. In most areas, the operative businesses rank either first or second in their respective global markets.


Plymouth, MI


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