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Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

Set up and operate machines, such as lathes, milling and engraving machines, and jig borers to make working models of metal or plastic objects.

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  • SUPVR-FABRICATING
    Packing Corp of America    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted about 3 hours    

    SUPVR-FABRICATING

    Phoenix, AZ, USA

    Req #3074

    Monday, June 8, 2020

    As a Fortune 500 company, Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) is an ideas and solutions company. Our corrugated packaging business seeks to be the leader in helping our customers — large and small — package, transport and display products of all kinds. Our white paper business delivers Paper With Purpose by providing the highest level of customer service and operational excellence. We have approximately 15,000 team members in more than 100 locations in the United States that strive to meet the local needs of our customers. Our mission is to serve the needs of our customers, today and tomorrow, with products and services that exceed expectations for performance and environmental responsibility.

    People • Customers • Trust

    The Fabricating Supervisor is responsible for the oversight of machines and personnel associated with finishing activities including folding, gluing, waxing, stripping, and bundling. The Fabricating supervisor is responsible for managing activities on the assigned shift in an efficient and safe manner.PRINCIPLE ACCOUNTABILITIES:Coordinate activity with the Production Manager and Shift Supervisor to plan and manage shift work orders, ensure quality requirements, and assure an even flow of work through the fabrication department to increase up-time and minimize unscheduled downtime. Schedule work, coordinate production activities, provide direct oversight of employees, approve time records, communicate and implement company policy. Engage in employee development activities, make recommendations on employee hire, promotion and disciplinary action. Maintain a clean, safe and injury-free work environment by ensuring health and safety procedures are understood and executed by all employees. Conduct employee training on all equipment, protocols, production standards, safety regulations and waste control on an ongoing basis. Ensure completion of departmental operations within guidelines of continuous improvement policies. Supervise efficient operation of equipment including the inspection of materials, products and equipment to detect and/or prevent malfunctions. Analyze fabricating performance, identify opportunities, make recommendations for process and equipment improvement, establish goals and execute strategy. Participate in production meeting and provide updates as needed. Verify the quality of the jobs and investigate any customer complaints regarding finishing quality.POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Education equivalent high school diploma is required. Some college or manufacturing training preferred. Two (2) years’ of corrugated manufacturing experience. Working knowledge of standard corrugated and packaging manufacturing concepts, practices, and procedures including continual improvement processes and safety practices. Previous supervisory experience with training, teambuilding, performance development, and conflict resolution preferred. Knowledge of the machinery, methods and procedures in the department under supervision. Working knowledge of manufacturing systems including shop floor software. Strong organizational skills with the ability to handle numerous details, deadlines, and requests. Strong interpersonal skills to effectively lead and communicate with production team and management. Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline-oriented environment, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple projects and/or requests concurrently. Solid analytical and mechanical ability. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Previous work experience as a member of a team, or a strong understanding of the importance of open communication and information sharing between team members. Able to work flexible hours when needed.

    PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

    Other details

    + Pay Type Salary

    + Job Start Date Monday, June 29, 2020

    + Phoenix, AZ, USA


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Fabricator
    BlueMedia    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted 3 days    

    bluemedia, Inc. is the premier décor, fabrication and technology execution company for venues and experiential activations. We are a team of creatives and rule breakers. Welders and engineers. Project managers, carpenters and list-checkers. And it is out of passion to work alongside the world?s top designers, architects and brands to bring their visions to life from concept to perfect execution.

    NOW HIRING:

    + Fabricator

    A Fabricator will be responsible for the following activities:

    + Analyze work orders and blueprints

    + Determine specs such as: material/type/sequence for jobs

    + Assemble/build jobs using fabrication skills, i.e., welding, cutting, grinding, assembling

    + Framing large signs

    + Reviewing technical drawings

    + Technical experience using a band saw, chop saw, mechanical brake and shear

    + Experience with aluminum/steel/other metals

    + Maintain a consistent and timely workflow on all projects assigned to you, a positive approach to team projects and goals, a great attitude that promotes a great work environment for all

    + Maintain extensive knowledge of all bluemedia products and services

    + Maintain solid client and company records

    + Occasional client interaction

    Requirements

    + 5+ years of experience as a fabricator

    + Diverse background in MIG and TIG welding

    + Diverse background in the entire sign manufacturing process

    + Ability to read and understand engineering documentation

    + Ability to lift and carry objects up to 75 pounds

    + Ability to frequently sit, stand, climb ladders, work from high places

    + Knowledge of the sign industry a plus

    + Education from a technical school is preferred

    bluemedia offers competitive pay and full benefits packages, including 401k. Paid holidays and vacation time are included. Salary is competitive and based on experience!

    Check us out on LinkedIn, YouTube (bluemedia480) and www.bluemedia.com.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Senior Fabrication Estimator
    BlueMedia    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted 4 days    

    bluemedia, Inc. is the premier décor, fabrication and technology execution company for venues and experiential activations. We are a team of creatives and rule breakers. Welders and engineers. Project managers, carpenters and list-checkers. And it is out of passion to work alongside the world?s top designers, architects and brands to bring their visions to life from concept to perfect execution.

    NOW HIRING:

    + Senior Fabrication Estimator

    A Senior Fabrication Estimator will be responsible for the following activities:

    + Research and prepare successful proposals to submit through various bid processes

    + Design/Build

    + Hard Bid

    + ROM/Conceptual bidding

    + Obtain, read and understand drawings, blueprints, specifications, etc. necessary for each bid

    + Obtain quotes and develop quality relationships with multiple subcontractors and suppliers

    + Work seamlessly with pre-construction and management teams through the pre-construction process and use peer experience and feedback to improve each project

    + Attend pre-bid/pre-construction meetings as needed, take notes and obtain necessary information

    + Create budgets for each project that meet specifications and clients? expressed expectations for design and quality

    + Present bids including constructability, risk factors, schedules and budgets to review teams prior to bid submission

    + Keep organized records and files and ensure all project information is supplied to the project coordinator and project managers in a timely manner

    + Keep previous estimate and bid information for use of historical costs on future bids

    + Track multiple bids and proposals simultaneously

    + Participate in post completion review/analysis of bids and projects for future improvement

    + Understand the interconnection of fixed and variable costs related to bids

    + Recommend value engineered options based on the client?s design

    Candidates should possess the following skills:

    + Strong math and plan reading skills

    + Strong knowledge of fabrication materials such as aluminum, steel, acrylic and various lighting systems

    + 7-9 years in moderate to complex fabrication environment

    + Strong leadership and interpersonal skills

    + Must be detailed, technical, structured, organized and well prepared

    + Ability to multitask in a face-paced setting

    + Previous experience in a similar estimating or engineering position

    + Knowledge of signage markets a plus

    + Bachelor?s degree in engineering or construction management a plus

    + Experience with Microsoft Excel, Adobe Acrobat

    + Experience with Google Earth, Smartsheets, AutoCAD, Bluebeam, Cloud Suite Industrial (for the ERP) a plus

    bluemedia offers competitive pay and full benefits packages, including 401k. Paid holidays and vacation time is included for salaried employees. Salary is competitive and based on experience!

    Check us out on LinkedIn, YouTube (bluemedia480) and www.bluemedia.com.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • O&P Fabrication Specialist III
    Hanger    Tempe, AZ 85280
     Posted 7 days    

    O&P Fabrication Specialist III

    Job ID 2020-17356

    # Positions

    1

    Job Location

    US-AZ-Tempe

    Category

    Supply Chain (SC)

    Why Us?

    With a mantra of Empowering Human Potential, Hanger, Inc. is the world's premier provider of orthotic and prosthetic (O&P) services and products, offering the most advanced O&P solutions, clinically differentiated programs and unsurpassed customer service. Hanger's Patient Care segment is the largest owner and operator of O&P patient care clinics nationwide. Through its Products & Services segment, Hanger distributes branded and private label O&P devices, products and components, and provides rehabilitative solutions to the broader market. Built on the legacy of James Edward Hanger, the first amputee of the American Civil War, Hanger is steeped in 150 years of clinical excellence and innovation with a vision to be the partner of choice for products and services that enhance human physical capability. Collectively, Hanger employees touch thousands of lives each day, helping people achieve new levels of mobility and freedom.

    Hanger, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer - female/minority/disability/vet.

    Could This Be For You?

    The O & P Fabrication Specialist fabricates orthoses and prostheses to provide maximum fit, function, cosmetics and workmanship. The Fabrication Specialist is expected to keep abreast of all new fabricating techniques and must be familiar with the properties of pertinent materials and must be skilled in the use of appropriate equipment.

    Your Impact


    Perform fabrication and repair of orthotic and/or prosthetic devices, according to Company quality and quantity standards.
    * Perform ordering and receiving and other inventory tasks as assigned.
    * Maintain a safe, clean and orderly work environment.
    * Adhere to all safety regulations and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements
    * Perform other related duties as required
    * Normally receives little instructions on daily work, receives general instructions on newly introduced assignments.

    Minimum Qualifications


    * High School Diploma or GED, and
    * 2-4 years of experience; an associate's degree in Orthotics & Prosthetics may be substituted for 2 years of related experience.

    Additional Success Factors


    * Knowledge and hand skills needed to fabricate and repair prostheses (artificial limbs) and orthoses (orthopedic braces) according to specifications.
    * Works on assignments that are moderately difficult, requiring judgment in resolving issues or in making recommendations.
    * Has substantial understanding of the job and applies knowledge and skills to complete a wide range of tasks
    * Normally receives little instruction on daily work, general instructions on newly introduced assignments
    * Mechanical ability and hand-eye coordination to use laboratory tools safely and effectively.
    * Effective organizational, time management and planning skills.
    * Good interpersonal and verbal skills for communicating with others.
    * Ability to work effectively as a team member.
    * Act with integrity in all ways and at all times, remaining honest, transparent, and respectful in all relationships.
    * Keep the patient at the center of everything that you do, building lifelong trust.
    * Foster open collaboration and constructive dialogue with everyone around you.
    * Continuously innovate new solutions, influencing and responding to change.
    * Focus on superior outcomes, and calibrate work processes for outstanding results.

    Our Investment in You


    * Competitive salary.
    * Competitive health and insurance benefits.
    * Annual target bonus or commission.
    * Paid vacation and sick time.
    * Frequent company update talks with our leadership team.

    Hanger, Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship. All conditions and privileges of employment are administered to all employees without discrimination or harassment because of race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, special disabled veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances. The Company will comply fully with all applicable state or local fair employment laws that forbid discrimination or harassment on the basis of other protected characteristics. Retaliation against any employee for filing or supporting a complaint of discrimination or harassment is prohibited.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • O&P Fabrication Specialist III
    Hanger    Tempe, AZ 85280
     Posted 7 days    

    O&P Fabrication Specialist III

    Job ID 2020-17353

    # Positions

    1

    Job Location

    US-AZ-Tempe

    Category

    Supply Chain (SC)

    Why Us?

    With a mantra of Empowering Human Potential, Hanger, Inc. is the world's premier provider of orthotic and prosthetic (O&P) services and products, offering the most advanced O&P solutions, clinically differentiated programs and unsurpassed customer service. Hanger's Patient Care segment is the largest owner and operator of O&P patient care clinics nationwide. Through its Products & Services segment, Hanger distributes branded and private label O&P devices, products and components, and provides rehabilitative solutions to the broader market. Built on the legacy of James Edward Hanger, the first amputee of the American Civil War, Hanger is steeped in 150 years of clinical excellence and innovation with a vision to be the partner of choice for products and services that enhance human physical capability. Collectively, Hanger employees touch thousands of lives each day, helping people achieve new levels of mobility and freedom.

    Hanger, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer - female/minority/disability/vet.

    Could This Be For You?

    The O & P Fabrication Specialist fabricates orthoses and prostheses to provide maximum fit, function, cosmetics and workmanship. The Fabrication Specialist is expected to keep abreast of all new fabricating techniques and must be familiar with the properties of pertinent materials and must be skilled in the use of appropriate equipment.

    Your Impact


    Perform fabrication and repair of orthotic and/or prosthetic devices, according to Company quality and quantity standards.
    * Perform ordering and receiving and other inventory tasks as assigned.
    * Maintain a safe, clean and orderly work environment.
    * Adhere to all safety regulations and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements
    * Perform other related duties as required
    * Normally receives little instructions on daily work, receives general instructions on newly introduced assignments.

    Minimum Qualifications


    * High School Diploma or GED, and
    * 2-4 years of experience; an associate's degree in Orthotics & Prosthetics may be substituted for 2 years of related experience.

    Additional Success Factors


    * Knowledge and hand skills needed to fabricate and repair prostheses (artificial limbs) and orthoses (orthopedic braces) according to specifications.
    * Works on assignments that are moderately difficult, requiring judgment in resolving issues or in making recommendations.
    * Has substantial understanding of the job and applies knowledge and skills to complete a wide range of tasks
    * Normally receives little instruction on daily work, general instructions on newly introduced assignments
    * Mechanical ability and hand-eye coordination to use laboratory tools safely and effectively.
    * Effective organizational, time management and planning skills.
    * Good interpersonal and verbal skills for communicating with others.
    * Ability to work effectively as a team member.
    * Act with integrity in all ways and at all times, remaining honest, transparent, and respectful in all relationships.
    * Keep the patient at the center of everything that you do, building lifelong trust.
    * Foster open collaboration and constructive dialogue with everyone around you.
    * Continuously innovate new solutions, influencing and responding to change.
    * Focus on superior outcomes, and calibrate work processes for outstanding results.

    Our Investment in You


    * Competitive salary.
    * Competitive health and insurance benefits.
    * Annual target bonus or commission.
    * Paid vacation and sick time.
    * Frequent company update talks with our leadership team.

    Hanger, Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship. All conditions and privileges of employment are administered to all employees without discrimination or harassment because of race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, special disabled veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances. The Company will comply fully with all applicable state or local fair employment laws that forbid discrimination or harassment on the basis of other protected characteristics. Retaliation against any employee for filing or supporting a complaint of discrimination or harassment is prohibited.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • O&P Fabrication Specialist II
    Hanger    Tempe, AZ 85280
     Posted 7 days    

    O&P Fabrication Specialist II

    Job ID 2020-17354

    # Positions

    1

    Job Location

    US-AZ-Tempe

    Category

    Supply Chain (SC)

    Why Us?

    With a mantra of Empowering Human Potential, Hanger, Inc. is the world's premier provider of orthotic and prosthetic (O&P) services and products, offering the most advanced O&P solutions, clinically differentiated programs and unsurpassed customer service. Hanger's Patient Care segment is the largest owner and operator of O&P patient care clinics nationwide. Through its Products & Services segment, Hanger distributes branded and private label O&P devices, products and components, and provides rehabilitative solutions to the broader market. Built on the legacy of James Edward Hanger, the first amputee of the American Civil War, Hanger is steeped in 150 years of clinical excellence and innovation with a vision to be the partner of choice for products and services that enhance human physical capability. Collectively, Hanger employees touch thousands of lives each day, helping people achieve new levels of mobility and freedom.

    Hanger, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer - female/minority/disability/vet.

    Could This Be For You?

    The O & P Fabrication Specialist fabricates orthoses and prostheses to provide maximum fit, function, cosmetics and workmanship. The Fabrication Specialist is expected to keep abreast of all new fabricating techniques and must be familiar with the properties of pertinent materials and must be skilled in the use of appropriate equipment.

    Your Impact


    Perform fabrication and repair of orthotic and/or prosthetic devices, according to Company quality and quantity standards.
    * Perform ordering and receiving and other inventory tasks as assigned.
    * Maintain a safe, clean and orderly work environment.
    * Adhere to all safety regulations and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements
    * Perform other related duties as required

    Minimum Qualifications


    * High School Diploma or GED, and
    * 1-2 years of experience

    Physical Demands:
    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.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be required to sit, stand, squat and crouch, communicate with other employees and to operate machinery. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The employee must be capable of functioning effectively under moderate or high stress levels due to work subject to time constraints, responsibility to deliver, and the need for rapid adaptation within a dynamic work environment. The noise level in the work environment can be significant while using machinery. Protective equipment is provided.

    Additional Success Factors


    * Knowledge and hand skills needed to fabricate and repair prostheses (artificial limbs) and orthoses (orthopedic braces) according to specifications.
    * Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature but recognizes the need for occasional deviation from accepted practice.
    * Applies acquired job skills and company policies and procedures to complete assigned tasks.
    * Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature but recognizes the need for occasional deviation from accepted practice.
    * Normally follows established procedures on routine work, requires instructions only on new assignments.
    * Mechanical ability and hand-eye coordination to use laboratory tools safely and effectively.
    * Effective organizational, time management and planning skills.
    * Good interpersonal and verbal skills for communicating with others.
    * Ability to work effectively as a team member.
    * Act with integrity in all ways and at all times, remaining honest, transparent, and respectful in all relationships.
    * Keep the patient at the center of everything that you do, building lifelong trust.
    * Foster open collaboration and constructive dialogue with everyone around you.
    * Continuously innovate new solutions, influencing and responding to change.
    * Focus on superior outcomes, and calibrate work processes for outstanding results.

    Our Investment in You


    * Competitive salary.
    * Competitive health and insurance benefits.
    * Annual target bonus or commission.
    * Paid vacation and sick time.
    * Frequent company update talks with our leadership team.

    Hanger, Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship. All conditions and privileges of employment are administered to all employees without discrimination or harassment because of race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, special disabled veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances. The Company will comply fully with all applicable state or local fair employment laws that forbid discrimination or harassment on the basis of other protected characteristics. Retaliation against any employee for filing or supporting a complaint of discrimination or harassment is prohibited.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Shop Fabricator
    Kovach Enclosure Systems    Tempe, AZ 85284
     Posted about 1 month    

    Who we are

    Kovach is one of the nation?s largest integrated designers, manufacturers, and installers of high-quality panel and glazing systems for commercial building enclosures. With over 500 employees nationwide, our workforce is a tremendous source of pride for our organization. We are looking for passionate, talented professionals who want to be part of an environment which fosters learning, collaboration, and innovation. We only hire the best. Come join us.

    Meaningful work to be done

    Kovach is looking for experienced Metal/Glazing Shop Fabricators to perform a variety of metal fabrication and assembly activities. This includes cutting, shearing, bending, drilling, punching, grinding, cleaning, assembly, glazing and crating of parts for various commercial construction projects. All Shop Fabricators and Assembler positions will receive initial hands- on training to determine what role you do best.

    What you bring

    No experience required, but we prefer candidates who have experience in the glass/glazing and sheet metal fabrication industry

    Exemplary problem-solving abilities, adaptability, innovative, self-motivated, quality driven, safety driven, safety conscious around machinery

    Must ensure quality control standards

    Need to understand units of measure, perform basic mathematical equations (addition, subtraction, division, multiplication), and use a tape measure and power tools.

     

    Deal breakers

    Must drive the Kovach vision, collaborate, and fabricate with intention.

    Our rewarding culture

    Kovach's Culture encompasses the entire environment; workspace, attitude, freedom, management, and people. These things come together to create an amazing employee experience, making each of us even better and happier. We share our experience with each other, our clients, and every person we encounter.

    Our attractive benefits package

    We take care of our people with industry leading benefits which allows us - and you - to continue being amazing! We offer medical, dental, vision, company paid and voluntary life insurance, gym membership reimbursement, wellness resources, carpooling assistance, pet insurance, retirement and financial planning resources, holiday pay, vacation and sick leave, professional training and development, and company contributions into 401(k).

    We also celebrate our people annually with an Employee Recognition Party and award those people who have met employment milestones with Kovach.

    Category: Manufacturing.
    Experience: .


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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