Trim Operator Trainee Summary

With assistance and supervision, trims and punches parts according to blueprint and router. In all actions support MTI's Quality Policy, Mission Statement and other MTI policies and procedures by supporting our commitment to total customer satisfaction, quality products and services, lean processes, continuous improvement, on-time delivery, safety, teaming, individual accountability and respect for people.

Training and Experience Requirements

  • 0 – 1 year experience in Press or Trim Operation.

Licenses Required

  • N/A

Specific Job Functions

  • Inspects die for serviceability. Sends for repairs if necessary.

  • Verifies that part fits die correctly. Notifies supervisor if needed.

  • Uses hand press to process parts per router.

  • Verifies hole dimensions (hole size, thickness, and shape) are to blueprint specifications using gage pins.

  • Records all operations and information on router.

  • Inspects die edges checking for clean, smooth edges.

  • Bags parts when completed with correct part number and quantity.

  • Destroys all scrap parts by cutting across the flange and pressure area. Documents reason for scrap on router and inspection traveler. Completes corrective action form if required.

  • Cleans work surface between jobs.