Press Operator/Assembly

Molded Fiber Glass Company   Morganton, NC   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on April 21, 2022

Press Operator/Assembly

Salary:  $15.75 - $20.00 an hour
Full Time


401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance

Shifts :

- Full time: 12 hours days or nights, 1st, 2nd, 3rd (8 hours shifts)

- Part time: weekends, part time hours during the week for nights or days (Flexibility based upon teammate needs)

Job Summary (Primary Function)

General Manufacturing Jobs within different departments.

Molds fiberglass parts by resin transfer molding. Uses fiberglass parts or fiberglass, polyester resin, catalysis, release agent and clean-up material.
Assembles parts by operating different equipment.
Sand / repair part exterior to quality requirements.
Job Responsibilities (*Essential Functions)*

Places fiberglass into mold either fiberglass preform or fiberglass cut to size.
Properly arranges fiberglass in mold using a veil, when required
Assures the two part mold is closed for designated period and a specified temperature.
Weighs part and identify part with serial number and weight.
Records in mold log, serial number, mold temperature, and part weight.
Takes part off press and smooth's edges by cutting excess material and sanding.
Assembles parts
Installs hardware using power tools.
Performs all work in a safe manner and in accordance with company safety policies and regulations.
Maintains a clean and orderly work area.
Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Job Requirements (*Qualification Factors: Skills, Knowledge, Experience and Ability)*

Education/Trade Knowledge-

Must have basic reading, writing and math skills. Must be able to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must be familiar with company quality standards for parts being produced.
No High School Diploma required.
Physical Demand -

Sustained physical effort working with moderate weight and bulky material weighing up to 50 lbs. Standing bending, stooping, lifting and stretching necessary to perform this job.
Mental and/or Visual Demand-

Frequent visual and mental attention is required. Some checking on mold temperatures is required.
Normally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes, airborne particles . Noise level is high and the work environment is hot in summer time.