Masonite International - Trimsaw Operator

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At Masonite we’ve spent over 95 years looking into the future, constantly developing ways to make our products safer, smarter, cleaner, more stylish and more functional. And because we push ourselves to do more, we’re able to deliver more. Masonite was built on a foundation of innovation, and that spirit of innovation continues to thrive today. Masonite is the leading manufacturer and distributor of interior and exterior doors, door components, and door entry systems.

Employment opportunities exist at our Fort Mill, SC manufacturing plant for: 

Trimsaw Operator


The Trimsaw Operator is responsible for leading and driving the trimming activities in the plant with an emphasis on creating and maintaining a safe working environment and maintaining and exceeding customer quality requirements. The Trimsaw Operator will be responsible for problem solving equipment and will be responsible for a large amount of inventory.

Sets up and stages the trimsaw by scanning tickets barcodes (line item on order) into computer.
Determines how to set-up/adjust guides on saw to maintain margins for build.
Makes manual adjustments when necessary to meet or hold tolerances.
Tests door set-up and barcode printer.
Runs orders per production schedules.
Changes trim blades, sanding belts, etc.
Calibrates the trimsaw.
Performs regular quality checks and measurements per order # line # before and after door sizing.
Verify accuracy and legibility of jeta mark print.
Performs TPM functions.
High level of responsibility; incorrect operation can result in large quantities of damaged product that results in financial impacts to repair machinery/tooling; high impact to COQ and can cause delays in customer shipment.
Perform other tasks as assigned by management. 

Lockout/tagout certified (training will be done on site).
Strong aptitude in measurement calculations and mechanical workings.
Able to read a tape measure. 
Knowledge of all aspects of the trimsaw machine, including maintenance, blade changes, mechanical understanding, printer maintenance, order tracking process, door/ customer quality specs, door types, core types, Masterpack, knowledge of other positions including feeding the saw and catching the doors.
Operates computer controlled trimsaw.
Able to retain high level of information.
Reads/interprets schedules/tickets.
Performs quality checks.
Performs safety checks including guards and tooling, tooling changes and sanding belt changes.
Must be able to use multiple hand tools including wrenches, mallet.
Ability to work with little to no supervision and to be self-motivated.

Physical Demands:
The employee must have the ability to read and write. 
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand. 
The employee is frequently required to perform repetitive motions. 
The employee frequently is required to walk, use hands to feel or handle, and to reach with hands and arms. 
The employee is frequently required to bend, stoop, twist, push, pull, talk, and hear. 
The employee must be able to lift up to 80 lbs. sometimes without assistance. 
The employee will be working in a facility that is not climate controlled; therefore, exposure to heat and/or cold is possible.
The employee will be working in a facility with a high level of forklift traffic.
Good attendance and ability to work overtime and weekends when circumstances and workload requires, as assigned by management.
Intense and high level of concentration to focus on product quality and productivity.

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