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Georgia Employer SLITTING MACHINE OPERATOR in Lagrange, Georgia

A Slitter Operator is responsible for the preparation and processing of material in and out of the Slitting Operation.*Will load a payoff using an overhead hoist with a coilhanging from 15lbs. to 5000lbs and thread the material through the machine initially by hand and then jogging it through the cutting press*Input data into the shop floor pc, check and validate labels are correct from computer on to the corresponding coils.*Selects, cleans, installs spacers and knives on arbors and hones knives with oilstone to remove nicks.*Installs rubber sleeves over spacers to provide gripping surface for rollers and to facilitate movement of material being slit.*Lowers the arbor until knives mesh, and measures clearance with feeler gauge.*Threads sheeting through slitter and verifies dimension of cut specifications.*Secures strips on recoiler, adjusts guides and roller tension with hand crank, thread edge trim to scrap winder and starts machine.*Observes slitting and rewinding operation and examines cut strips for flatness, burrs on edges and surface defects.*Will observe the machine and is required to communicate mechanical or quality issues timely*Will ensure the work area is consistently kept in compliance with all housekeeping and safety standards*Responsible for arranging stacking panels according to packaging specification*Responsible for meeting standards relating to productivity and quality daily*Filling out and submitting required paperwork daily*Other duties as assigned