Machinist/Centerless Grinder Operator

Company Name:
Gerdau Special Steel North America is an engineered bar producer headquartered in Jackson, Michigan with world class steel manufacturing mills in Jackson, Michigan, Monroe Michigan, and Fort Smith, Arkansas, and metal processing facilities in Huntington, Indiana, Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, Lansing, Michigan, Canton, Ohio, and North Vernon, Indiana. Gerdau Special Steel group is the largest supplier of SBQ engineered steel bars to the global automotive and heavy truck industries.
We believe our employees are the best in the business. We have high standards and our employees constantly strive to reach even higher levels of success. Gerdau growth is based on our values and on a vision focused on excellence. We see customer satisfaction, the personal and professional growth of each employee, total safety in the workplace, a commitment to our stakeholders, employees, and communities, and profit as a measure of performance.

Gerdau is currently seeking a Machinist/Centerless Grinder Operatorfor its Pleasant Prairie, WI facility.
Basic Function:
Convert turned bars of varying length into ground bar that is prepared for polishing operation. Actively work to correct any unsafe act or condition and work to prevent potential safety hazards.
Primary Job Functions:

Responsible for the safety of all individuals in the plant
Operates the rough and finish centerless grinders through use of the production schedule and communication with shift leaders
Grinds various sized turned bars to exacting size and surface tolerances
Actively supports all Gerdau Management System activities i.e. 5S, Failure analysis etc.
Provides ideas and feedback that are used in areas of continual improvement of all facility activities
Supports all job functions by being cross trained in each area
Familiarity with ISO standards and requirements
Exercises independent judgment as needed
Observe and follow all safety policies and procedures in compliance with the organizational rules, while seeking continuous improvement.
Follow all environmental requirements and regulations, while seeking continuous improvement.
The incumbent is responsible for his/her safety as well as his/her colleagues, seeking continuous improvement related to employee's health and safety, environment and the process efficiency and customer's satisfaction with the quality of products and services. All efforts must be directed for preventive actions.
Any additional duties that may be assigned by management

Minimum Requirements:
High School Diploma or GED
3-5 years' experience in machining, grinding, CNC operation or centerless grinding
Prior experience operating a crane
Must be available to work overnight shift 11:30pm-7:30am, fulltime
Lifting up to 50 pounds

Gerdau offers opportunities for advancement in an ever challenging, high-tech environment. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to grow with a world-class, multinational company. We recognize the contributions of our team members and provide opportunities for advancement.
Gerdau offers excellent benefits!
Medical and Prescription
Health and Dependent Care (Flexible Spending Account)
Basic Life/Accidental Life Insurance
Health Advocate Services
Employee Assistance Program
Tuition Reimbursement Program

Gerdau is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to diversifying its workforce. All applicants must be legally eligible to work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship.

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