Prod. Op. I in Belleville, MI at L&W Engineering

Date Posted: 7/13/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

L&W Engineering a successful Tier One Automotive Supplier, is currently seeking entry level or experienced production operators to work at our Plant 1 – Belleville, MI location on all shifts. We offer competitive wages and a great benefits package!

We are looking for process orientated candidates that are quality driven, attentive to detail and prefer a structured working environment to manufacture parts for the automotive industry.

Main Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operators a variety of production machines (stamping and welding).
  • Follows written instructions to determine production requirements and part specifications as displayed on scheduling boards and work standard sheets.  Secondary sources of information include, but are not limited to, oral instructions from supervisors and/or other employees.
  • Manually loads parts or blanks into machine and place parts into inventory baskets.
  • Performs all duties and operates machinery & equipment according to MIOSHA standards and company procedures using required safety equipment (gloves, sleeves, ear plugs, etc.).
  • Inspects components and assemblies visually for quality defects including scrap marks, rust, burrs, lamination, etc.
  • Inspects parts for quality defects.  Measures part to ensure they meet specifications.
  • Performs first piece inspection of set-up parts as required by Quality Inspection Instructions and/or as directed by supervisor.
  • Records and reports production, quality and inventory information accurately.
  • Labels and/or tags parts and baskets accurately.
  • Performs destruct in accordance with Quality Inspection Instructions.
  • Maintains documentation of weld destruct test data.
  • Notifies Supervisor when specifications are not being met.
  • Monitors press/weld machine for proper operation and reports any malfunctions or problems to supervisor and maintenance.
  • Coordinate and pre-stage all necessary items for die change.
  • Set up dies, fixtures or assemblies in accordance with MIOSHA standards and company procedures.
  • Starts machine to obtain first run work piece and verifies dimensional tolerances.
  • Reports equipment failures and unusual sounds or actions while operating equipment.
  • Performs routine and preventative maintenance and setup including, but not limited to, machine lubrication, tip changes/filing, and die setting/fastening. Tools utilized include hand held pliers, wrenches, screwdrivers, die bars, etc.
  • Keeps work areas clean and orderly.
  • Punctual and regular attendance is required.
  • The ability and willingness to work any shift assigned.
  • Participates in continuous improvement activities.
  • The ability and willingness to work on stamping or welding functions per each respective job description as needed or directed.
  • Assumes other duties as directed by supervisor.


Job Requirements

Required Skills:

  • Must be able to work any shifts assigned and weekends
  • Previous experience in automotive manufacturing preferred.