Looper Saw Operator in Council Bluffs, IA at Crown Services, Inc

Date Posted: 7/9/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    1941 South 42nd Street
    Council Bluffs, IA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/9/2020

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced saw operator for a very busy Foam Manufacturing warehouse. Hours for this position are Monday to Friday 2:30 pm - 11:00 pm.


General Purpose:

  • ¬†Fabricates long buns into rolls according to specifications.
  • Conveys material from storage racks to Looper Saw.
  • Counts and records information.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Operate Looper Saw to cut 100 ft. foam buns into rolls according to orders.
  • Ability to- read, write, count, and comprehend measurements, fractions, and weight scales.
  • Ability to comprehend and carry through both verbal and written procedures with the ability to record information accurately.
  • Ability to understand LOTO (lockout - tag out) and to use LOTO effectively when necessary.
  • Ability to perform physical labor- involving heavy work, exerting in excess up to 150 pounds of force occasionally.

Job Requirements

  • Bring steel to saw rollers
  • Do scheduled maintenance on saw OTHER TASKS
  • Assist with saw changes where needed on assigned saw machine centers (minimum of 1 band saw, 1 round saw machine center)
  • Establish proper parameters for saw operation
  • Perform minor maintenance on saw to include changing of blades and cleaning the saw
  • Operate the saw(s) or sander
  • Maintain band saw and pipe beveling equipment
  • Perform basic preventative maintenance on saw equipment
  • Assist with preventative maintenance tasks on assigned saw machine centers as related to saw performance (minimum 1 band saw, 1 grinder)
  • Set up and tear down of the saw
  • Relieve saw blade support and drive wheel tension
  • Activate carriage that move log against saw blade
  • Operate machines such as horizontal band saw, vertical saw, iron worker, punch, and shear
  • Put hydraulic oil and cutting oil in the saw
  • Leading and coordinating saw filing activities for the Emmett
  • Changing saw blades and setting proper tolerance for processing equipment
  • Remove the end scrap from saw in a safe manner
  • Maintain all safety regulations and procedures while operating the saw
  • Assist less experienced saw operator and other production team members
  • Set up and operate saw selecting proper feeds and speeds