Saw Operator

at Lindsay Precast
Location Canal Fulton, OH
Date Posted May 21, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Essential functions

  • Sets up and operates metal-sawing machines, such as hacksaw, bandsaw, circular saw, friction saw, and rubber-disk saw to cut metal stock to dimensions: Reads job order for specifications, such as material, type, and size of stock, and dimensions to be cut.
  • Obtains and transfers stock to machine, manually or with hoist.
  • Installs saw blade and sets blade tension and cutting speed for specified operation.
  • Sets saw blade angle to obtain desired angle cuts, using wrench.
  • Sets stops and guides to control dimension of cut, using steel rule and wrenches.
  • Positions and secures stock against stops or in feeding device.
  • Turns valve to start flow of coolant against cutting area.
  • Starts machine and observes operation.
  • Measures work for conformance to specifications, using rule.
  • Marks identifying data on workpiece.