Steel Press Operator, HVAC - Wichita, KS

  • Company: Johnson Controls
  • Location: Wichita, Kansas
  • Posted: January 18, 2017
  • Reference ID: 143683
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To operate single stroke mechanical presses 70 tons and up, to blank, punch and form parts.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Must attend and pass the Johnson Controls Manufacturing Training, Safety class and the Pre-Press Safety orientation with the Training Department. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following: Other duties may be assigned.
Read and understand blue prints, job instructions, and material movement to and from work station and gets work station, keep work station and equipment in clean and ready condition.
Operates press to punch and form parts per specifications.
Adjusts and tightens hold down bolts, dies, springs, and pins. Lubricates material and parts as required and insure proper operation of all safety devices.
Complete all required and assigned paperwork.
Performs 5'S activities daily as outlined by supervisor for job station.
Complies with all quality checks every fifty (50) pieces as well as first part and last part inspection or every 30 minutes.
Maintains quality standard, keeps work station in order, reports work shortages, and performs own rework.
Overtime is required to meet production demands and can include Saturdays and Sundays when necessary.

EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, AND MATERIALS: Straightside, gap frame, obi, mechanical presses of over 70 ton capacity, dies, vacuum and magnetic sheet lifters, parts containers, material handling equipment such as forklifts, oil spray guns, brushes, gauges such as rulers, micrometers, calipers, safety devices, small hand tools, metal sheets, coils, parts, scrap, lubricants, drawing compounds.

Kansas City Area Office

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High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, and Operational Method Sheets (OMS).

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to vibration. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Never = 0%, Occasionally = 1%-33%, Frequently = 34%-65%, Constantly = 66%-100%, E=Essential Function

Specific Job Demands Amount of Time Activity
Never Occasionally Frequently

Floor to waist lift


Above waist lift


Bilateral carrying


Unilateral carrying







Forward bending standing

Forward bending sitting



Supine laying

Stair climbing



Ladder climbing

Trunk rotation - standing


Trunk rotation - sitting

Reach - above shoulder

Reach - at shoulder or below



Forceful gripping

Manual Materials
Handling Activity
Distance (V/H)
Floor to waist lift
45 lbs
Variable (12" to 36")
Above waist lift
45 lbs
Variable (36" to 53")
Bilateral carry
45 lbs
10 feet
80 lbs
5 feet
65 lbs
5 feet

SAFETY POLICIES: The employee in this job must be knowledgeable of and follow all company safety policies and procedures.

The above description is concise, and is not intended to include all details of the job.

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