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Machine Operator, Forging Press

Job in Holt - Ingham County - MI Michigan - USA
Posted by Orchid Orthopedics
Full Time position
Listed on 2019-07-11
Job specializations:
  • Manufacturing
    Machine Operator, Entry Level Manufacturing, Manufacturing Production, Manufacturing Technology
  • Management
Job Description & How to Apply Below

The Press Operator is responsible for operating the press to form products using billets and die blocks according to established standard work for production purposes.

•    Signed off Press Operator I or similar experience elsewhere
•    Trouble shoot/problem solve die issues
•    Set up and run 2nd and 3rd hit parts via either main cells
•    Be able to use the Blanchard to flash a die to bring part into spec.
•    Ability to look at and follow a schedule.
•    Be able to demonstrate die guttering.
•    Understanding of water to graphite ratio.
•    Understanding of etching parts.
•    Continue to complete all DHR documents.
•    Produce parts to manufacturing or customer prints with minimal supervision.
•    Perform housekeeping per 5S schedule.
•    Perform other duties as required or directed by the Department Supervisor or Lead.
Position Requirements
High School,   1 to 2 Years work experience
•    High School or equivalent.
•    1-3 years of Press Operator experience required.

•    Previous manufacturing experience.
•    Must be able to use measuring tools.
•    Ability to multi-task.
•    Should be able to make decisions about running product.
•    Must adhere to Company Code of Conduct and Core Values.


•    Work performed in manufacturing environment where exposure to a number of elements occurs.
•    Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
•    Lifting of materials to 60# up to 33% of the time.
•    Requires use of foot controls.
•    Corrected vison of 20/20, preferred.
•    Able to work in a fast-paced quality –oriented environment.
•    Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as determined for the position.


•    Must submit to and pass background and substance abuse tests.
•    Must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States through eVerify.
•    Must adhere to the Company Code of Conduct and Core Values.
•    Must follow designated safety rules and regulations.
•    Must be able to fulfill all the requirements of this position, including requirements related to the company’s Safety, Quality and Environmental Management System Policies and procedures.

Required Language Skills:
  • English - Very good
Additional Information / Benefits
Orchid Orthopedic Solutions is a worldwide leader of orthopedic medical device outsourcing, providing contract design and manufacturing services to the medical device market.  We have the broadest portfolio in the industry, including design and development casting, forging, machining, finishing, coating and packaging capabilities. Specializing in joint reconstruction, spine, trauma, extremities and dental markets, we are a strategic sourcing partner that can handle an entire project or provide services at a single point in the process.

With 13 world-class facilities and approximately 2,000 team members located around the globe, Orchid provides an opportunity for people to live a better life by enabling them to be active longer through our products and services. That is why we do what we do at Orchid! A longer active life is our purpose.

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Contact Information
Contact Name: Orchid Orthopedics
Contact Phone: 7346865182
Preferred method of contact: Email with CV via Application Box below.
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