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Assa Abloy

Location: Salem, Virginia 24153
Type: Non-Remote
Posted on: March 28, 2024
Do you have experience operating machinery? Do you enjoy mechanics and robotics and want to learn a new skill?We will train you. Come work at Medeco, one of the ASSA ABLOY Companies, the global leader in door opening solutions. Medeco has an excellent reputation as an employer of choice in the beautiful Roanoke Valley. Our Operations work environment is clean, air conditioned and the safety of our team members is our highest priority. You will be working with people that take pride in their work, care about each other and our customers. Medeco is an innovative company that leads the industry in high quality, high security solutions. Make products that make a difference!
In this role you will assemble, arrange, and maintain production machines on second shift, M-F, 3:30pm to midnight with overtime as needed. Includes additional $1.50/hour differential. Initially, training will be required on first shift.
• Sets up production machines following prints and specifications. Assigned machines may include lathes, grinders, mills, and similar equipment.
• Chooses, aligns, and securely attaches holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and other materials on machines.
• Perform machine changeovers and adjustments in an accurate, timely manner on all machines
• Study blueprint, layout or chart to visualize work sequence of operations, dimensions and tooling instructions
• Applies knowledge of mathematics and instruments to calculate dimensions and tolerances.
• Identifies malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining; adjusts controls of machine to correct errors. Troubleshoot machine/set up issues and correct as able.
• Inspects and measures completed production units to identify defects caused by machine setup.
• Starts or restarts equipment after power outages or interruptions.
• Maintains a safe and orderly production area.
• Train others as required.
• Actively involved in continuous improvement, kaizen, quality, cycle time reduction.
• Perform responsibilities in accordance with all company standards, policies and procedures.
• Any other duties as required.
Required Skills/Abilities/Education:
• High School Diploma or equivalent
• Associates degree in Manufacturing/Technical Programming; OR completion of a full apprenticeship program; OR successful completion of suitable company training preferred.
• Ability to interpret and translate engineering designs and documentation.
• Thorough understanding of or the ability to quickly learn production equipment.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office and Windows
• Knowledge of coolant and cutting oils
• At least one year of experience as a fully qualified Machine Set Up Operator preferred.
Medeco is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Veterans/Disabled, and other protected categories .
Physical Requirements:
1. Normal, corrective vision range; ability to see color and to distinguish letters, numbers and symbols.
2. Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, talk, hear, bend and reach.
3. Ability to reach with hands and arms.
4. Lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Work Conditions:
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. Contact the Director of HR to make a formal request for accomodations.The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The work environment is primarily indoors. The position does not travel. Important Notices: This job description is not an exclusive or exhaustive list of all job functions that a team member in this position may be asked to perform. Duties and responsibilities can be changed, expanded, reduced or delegated by management to meet the business needs of the property.
P lease apply at or Paper applications are available, or accommodations can be requested by calling our jobs hotline at 540-380-1608.
We are the ASSA ABLOY Group
Our people have made us the global leader in access solutions. In return, we open doors for them wherever they go. With nearly 52,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries, we help billions of people experience a more open world. Our innovations make all sorts of spaces - physical and virtual - safer, more secure, and easier to access.
As an employer, we value results - not titles, or backgrounds. We empower our people to build their career around their aspirations and our ambitions - supporting them with regular feedback, training, and development opportunities. Our colleagues think broadly about where they can make the most impact, and we encourage them to grow their role locally, regionally, or even internationally.
As we welcome new people on board, it's important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences.