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Sportech Inc Experienced Machine Operator in Elk River, Minnesota

Under limited supervision, this position preforms proficient operations of one or more machine categories (CNC, Drape Form, Grinder, Brake Press, Die Cutter or Screen Print). Essential Job Functions Advanced understanding of various machinery and equipment necessary to produce windshields and other plastic components Promote safety first mindset across production floor and ensures staff are following safety procedures/guidelines Lead by example and in alignment with company core beliefs and values Foster an environment of trust, collaboration, accountability and service to our team and community Understand and accurately report daily production quantities to meet set number of parts per hour Responsible for monitoring and maintaining high level of quality on all parts manufactured consistent with company standards Consistent and accurate counts of materials and products Confirms proper functionality of power/hand tools prior to use Identifies machining issues, reports to Machine Tech or Value Stream Team Leader (VSTL) immediately for assistance Must follow all safety policies and procedures, including Lockout/Tag out May assist in completing daily Tier 1 board and conduct meetings as needed Ability to accurately enter numbers into Epicor system Responsible for set up operations and performs preventative maintenance Train new employees and temporary staff as needed Ability to complete the first part approval process for all jobs Knowledge and ability to run multiple 3-axis and 5-axis machines May assist in running vac machines when needed Work within lean manufacturing guidelines Maintain a positive work environment Support culture and maintain a strong focus on housekeeping and 5s within the cell