Sawyer - Steel Industry

Job Number:



Portland, OR 97203


Shift Schedule Monday ? Friday 7:30am to 4pm

Purpose of This Position:

To operate the saw system at maximum machine efficiency, generating highest part quality and performing general machine preventative maintenance based on safety and best practices in the steel service industry.

Major Duties:

Work as a key member of an efficient production team and produce parts accurately and in an efficient manner (follow any specific position protocols)
Positively communicate with crane operators, machine operators, and parts processors to facilitate production and minimize down time. Work with crane operators to maximize throughput in warehouse.
Review work instructions and verify consistency between batch ticket, and material, second size, part numbers, revision, process, material thickness/ grade, etc.
Verify Heat number with certification and follow certification procedure
Participate in insuring a safe work environment through best practices including promoting of company safety policies, OSHA guidelines, maintenance of a 5S work station.
Perform a first article inspection for: thickness, measurements, and cut quality on each line item.
Enhance customer satisfaction by ensuring parts meet quality expectations of machine manufacturer and customer.
Accurately fill out paper paperwork.
Mark remnants for re-stocking (add color code, heat number, thickness, REM number)
Consistently look to reduce operational cost: maximum material usage, maximize machine on time, maximize consumable usage, protect equipment, observe and enforce safety protocols
Cross train on other equipment to allow flexibility.
Clean equipment and work area after use each day.
Minimum Qualifications:

Warehouse training or prior experience preferred
Ability to read and write in English and to follow written instructions and record work activities performed.
Ability to make accurate mathematical calculations, understand written and oral instruction

Reading, basic math, writing skills and blueprints.
Use a Standard English tape measure and micrometers.

Job Requirements

Education Required: High School
Experience Required: Entry Level
Last updated on 07/28/2021

Additional Information

Pay Rate:



7:30am to 4pm
Full+Time Hrs/Week


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