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Shearing Machine Operator at Alfred and Victoria Associates
Alfred & Victoria Associates is one of Nigeria’s leading ICT solution based company. Our company offers a wide range of services which are in high demand of today’s emerging market. AVA has three major arms which have been streamlined to meet our customer’s needs.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Shearing Machine Operator
Sets up and operates power shear to cut metal objects, such as plates, sheets, slabs, billets, or bars to specified dimensions and angle: Experience using magnet attachment of the shear.
Turns hand wheels to adjust rake (angle) and pressure of blade.
Positions and clamps stops and side guides to set length and angle of cut, using rule, built-in gauges, or template.
Lifts work piece manually or by hoist or crane to machine bed or roller table and positions it against side guide and end stops.
Starts machine which clamps work piece and lowers blade to cut metal.
Lays out cutting lines on metal, using rule, square, or template when shearing single pieces.
Tilt bed, blade, or install fixtures to shear, bevel, or trim fabricated items.
Set up and operate shear on production line in which shear is fed by conveyor, for example automobile frame line or rolling mill.
Operate portable shear to cut sheet metal.
Inspect work, using tape, compass, gauge, template, or micrometer to verify dimensions.
Designated by type of shear as Gate-Shear Operator (industry) II, or by application of shear as Square-Shear Operator (industry) I, Staple-Shear Operator (mill industry).
Operate shear that automatically shears to uniform length metal sheets, plates, or structural shapes fed into machine by continuous coil or conveyor and be designated Shear Operator, Automatic.
Turning hand wheels to adjust rake and blade pressure;
Positioning and clamping stops and side guides to set length, lifting work pieces manually, starting machine and lowering blades to cut metal;
Laying out cutting lines on metal; and
Operating portable shear to cut sheet metal.
Academic Qualification: Minimum of a high school diploma certificate and Vocational training
Professional Qualification: Certification in Trade test
Experience: 2 to 5 years of similar experience of progressive responsibility
Key skills and Competencies:
Experience in operating variety of machines.
Inventory controlling skills.
Physical ability to lift and move heavy items.
Knowledge of adhering to safety protocols.
Basic mechanical skills to operate and maintain the machine. Formal education in the form of a vocational degree is seen on resumes.
Able to follow instructions and production schedules.
Able to act quickly when a problem arises.
Application Closing Date
22nd February, 2021.
Method of Application
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Note: Any application received after the above time will be automatically rejected.
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