Custom Steel Supply - Laser Operator

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Recruitment #11-362-03


In Cooperation with  
Piedmont Technical College 
is assisting with the recruitment and training for


Custom Steel Supply is the premier destination for top-quality custom steel parts. We are committed to providing exceptional craftsmanship, innovative solutions, and unmatched customer satisfaction. Join our team of skilled professionals dedicated to meeting and exceeding unique custom part requirements.

Potential employment opportunities exist for our new facility in Laurens:

Laser Operator

Job Purpose and Summary: Responsibilities include but not limited to, run, program and maintain the tube and or flatbed laser to ensure productivity and efficiencies are met, and other duties as required.

Specific Functions of the Job:
  • Operate the tube and flatbed laser in a safe manor 
  • Use safe lifting devices to ensure material is prepped and ready to feed the laser 
  • Ensure product comes out clean with no burrs 
  • Use white samples to ensure product is completed to specification 
  • Ensure all products adhere to the production specifications of the customer 
  • Read and interpret blue prints and process sheets 
  • Inspect all work, prior to sending it down the line 
  • Operate metal shaping machines such as brakes, shears or other metal straightening and bending machines 
  • Read a tape measure to take critical measurements 
  • Maintain safe work practices 
  • Assist in training & mentoring newer employees 
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment i.e. work station, lunchroom etc. 
  • Present a professional image of Custom Steel Supply, and a personal commitment to the safety and well being of all employees. 
  • Participate in continuous improvements, 5S and 8 Waste initiatives, including and not limited to processes, production flow etc. 
  • Report any hazards to the Plant Manager or Supervisor immediately so corrective action can be taken. 
  • Support the Health & Safety Program 
  • Practice safe and proper use of machinery and tools 
  • Perform all other duties as required 
  • You must adhere to Custom Steel Supply Culture and Guiding Values as stated in orientation. 
General Attribute/Competencies:
  • Ownership – Take pride in the work that is accomplished, and understand the function or process flow for the larger picture. 
  • Organization – Able to maintain process to ensure all relevant information or tools are accessible. 
  • Attention to Detail – Attend to details and pursue quality in the accomplishment of tasks, regardless of the volume of duties encountered. 
  • Adaptability – Adapt and respond to changing conditions, priorities, technology and requirements. 
  • Results Orientation – Able to focus on desired outcomes, and the means by which they are achieved by meeting and or exceeding standards based on past performance, goals and objectives, and as the performance and/or achievements of others. 
  • Teamwork – Works cooperatively and effectively with others to reach a common goal. 
  • Cultural Sensitivity – Promote an inclusive environment by understanding all cultural groups. 
  • Commitment to Health & Safety – Work in compliance with all acceptable health and safety legislation and established policies and procedures. 
Minimum Educational Requirements:
  • CNC certificate an asset
Minimum Experience, Abilities Required:
  • Solid understanding of metal fabrication concepts and processes 
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years in CNC/Laser operation experience 
  • Must have attention to detail 
  • Must be able to navigate in a Windows based computer environment 
  • Ability to read a tape measure 
  • Understand basic tool functions 
  • Hand eye coordination 
  • Physically capable of lifting in excess of 40lbs 
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time 
  • Must have steel toe boots 
  • Must have reliable transportation 
  • Must be able to work any 3 shifts and overtime when needed 


An Equal Opportunity Employer

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