Press Operator

Company Name Meister Abrasives USA (view profile)
Location North Kingstown
Date Posted May 14, 2018
Job Type Full-time


Position Overview: To become a member of a highly skilled production team as a Press Operator.

Who is Meister Abrasives?
Meister Abrasives Corporation is an international manufacturer of high precision industrial abrasive products, offering turnkey superabrasive solutions and free technical support to solve customer’s grinding problems. Meister Abrasives has divisions in Switzerland, Germany, USA, Italy, China, and Hong Kong. Meister Abrasives USA was established in 1988, and from our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in North Kingstown RI, we supply North America with custom-designed CBN and diamond grinding wheels, dressing tools, and quills.

Why join Meister Abrasives?
Meister Abrasives USA offers a clean, modern environment, great benefits, and a competitive salary. We provide a challenging job in a friendly and collaborative work environment.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Setup and operate Hydraulic Presses
  • Setup and operate precision dosing system and balances
  • Press tool maintenance
  • Using measuring tools to inspect the completed work
  • Updating production paperwork and tracking sheets after completion of production steps
  • Weekly preventative maintenance of presses and assigned machinery
  • Weekly shop cleanup according to written instructions

Skills required, but not limited to:

  • Ability to comprehend and retain detailed verbal or written instructions from production paperwork
  • Good memory and understanding of production procedures
  • Familiarity with precision measuring instruments and tools
  • 20/20 vision with or without corrective lenses
  • Cleanliness and attention to detail while handling small parts
  • Endurance in repetitive work
  • Standing for long periods of time

Educational Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Benefits Package at a Glance

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • 401K
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Paid Vacation/Personal Time

If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume to:

Philip Hussey – Production Manager

Fax: 401-294-7326