Vibram Companies Finisher/Operator in North Brookfield, Massachusetts
Vibram is a world leader in high performance rubber soles, targeted to the outdoor, work, recreation, fashion, repair and orthopedic markets. For more than 70 years, the famous yellow octagon that identifies the brand has been synonymous with quality, performance, safety, innovations, and design. Since revolutionizing the sport with the creations of the first rubber sole for mountain climbing in the '30s, Vibram has positioned itself as the market standard. Vibram soles are the result of a constant commitment to research and development and they proved to be irreplaceable companions during many extreme expeditions. New products are always produced with three objectives; to guarantee the best performance, the maximum level of comfort and quality over time.
Perform various duties to operate a machine to mold polyurethane and polyurethane/rubber products into various footwear products, primarily removing molded products from molds, cleaning molds or debris and spraying molds with a mold release agent.
Work from written or verbal instructions and specifications; prescribed procedures and practices.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
Use air hose to loosen and separate product from mold, remove product by hand, visually inspect for cracks, blisters, etc. and deposit acceptable parts into tote under machine, Segregate seconds. Clean mold, removing flash and spray with mold release agent. Place rubber inserts in appropriate mold, smooth into place, apply film to top of mold in place for polyurethane molding. Rotate across Desma 1 and 2 as requested.
Fill out production forms recording total production, seconds, samples and waste.
Respond to alarm to stop machine, remove and replace screw and clean nozzle. Place screw in solvent.
Assist Team Leader in setting up machine, cleaning and changing molds, running samples and making machine adjustments. Perform visual and measurement inspections, specific weight and other tests as instructed.
Detect and report defective and unsafe equipment and materials as well as unusual situations to supervisor. Observe, obey, all safety rules, practices and procedures. Wear and employ all required safety equipment and devices. Maintain equipment and work areas in a neat and orderly manner.
Regular and reliable attendance is a requirement of the job.
Perform other similar or related duties as assigned or directed.
This position requires the knowledge of writing and basic math concepts.
The ability to move between machinery and ability to life up to 40 pounds.
Attention to detail is a must!
From: Vibram Corporation