Saw Operator

The Saw Operator is responsible for moving items in, through and out of the warehouse in a safe and clean manner and producing quality tubes in accordance with work order specification and properly caring for equipment
May 10, 2020

Purpose of Job

The Saw Operator is responsible for moving items in, through and out of the warehouse in a safe and clean manner and producing quality tubes in accordance with work order specification and properly caring for equipment.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Safely operate and adjust machinery and equipment for full utilization
  • Accurately process material to minimize waste and drops
  • Accurately locate and identify stock
  • Properly identify and process paperwork necessary for material handling
  • Properly tag, band and package material for shipment.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area.
  • Perform Warehouse functions when needed and when processing work is not available.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Health and Safety Responsibilities

  • All required PPE while in plant.
  • Work safe & ergonomically by following JH&S policies.
  • Report any unsafe acts, conditions or accidents across the plant.
  • Report accidents, near misses, injuries, or illnesses immediately to your supervisor.
  • Inspect equipment and the workplace regularly.
  • Be alert for hazards.
  • Cooperate with others on matters relating to occupational safety and health

Knowledge, Skills and Education

  • Completion of secondary school or equivalent.
  • High level of detail accuracy, manual dexterity, and hand-eye co-ordination.
  • Proficient at Reading text, Document use, Numeracy.
  • Good Written and Oral communication.
  • Ability to work as a team/independent.
  • Ability to work in a safe and orderly manner.

Responsibility and Scope

  • Supervisor of others - None
  • Internal Contacts - All plant departments
  • External Contacts - None
  • Spending Authority - None
  • Decision Making Authority - Within own job
  • Amount of Direction Received - General direction & instruction given