Slitter Operator (1st & 2nd Shifts) – Grand Rapids MI

This position leads the slitter crew and is responsible for processing, in-process inspection, directing support personnel, and coordinating requirements with plant management.


  • Operates steel slitting line.
  • Follows the machine orders per production schedule.
  • Provides steel samples as needed.
  • Responsible for the performance of all assigned administrative functions.
  • Trains slitter helper/slitter set up person to function as an operator.
  • Complies with all safety rules for personnel and facility protection as defined in the Plant Employees Manual.

PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:  Employees are standing/walking 100% of time; climbs stairs to operator’s stand as needed; lifting up to 50 lbs. as needed;  reading charts, tags and written procedures; printing or writing legibly to complete all required paperwork; measuring material as required.

METHODS, TECHNIQUES, PROCEDURES:  Follows Standard Operating Procedures as outlined in the Training Matrix.

EQUIPMENT, AIDS, TOOLS:  This person must be able to operates Slitters, use a band breaker, pneumatic bander/crimper, hand bander, hand cutters, staple gun, electric shears and nibblers. Jib crane, micrometer, calipers, pneumatic impact wrench, tape measure, calculator, ID/OD calculator wheel, Rockwell machine.