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Rocky Mount, NC, US, 27804

Aug 4, 2022

Kaba Ilco Corporation, located in Rocky Mount, NC, has an immediate need for a Milling, and Blanking Set-Up Operators on 1st and 2nd Shift. The Set-Up Operators operate and tends machines to saw, cut, shear, slit, punch, crimp, and notch, bend, or straighten metal material is responsible for producing a quality product at the standards rate or above.



  • Reads blueprints, layouts, sketches, or work orders to determine product specifications and tooling instructions and to plan operational sequences
  • Sets up and operates machines, such as lathes, cutters, shears, borers, millers, grinders, presses, drills, and molding machines, to make metallic work pieces
  • Operates or tends machines to saw, cut, shear, slit, punch, crimp, notch, bend, or straighten metal or plastic material
  • Measures completed work pieces to verify conformance to specifications, using gauges, calipers, templates, or rulers
  • Examines completed work pieces for defects, such as chipped edges or marred surfaces and sorts defective pieces according to types of flaws
  • Reads work orders or production schedules to determine specifications, such as materials to be used, locations of cutting lines, or dimensions and tolerances
  • Loads work pieces, plastic material, or chemical solutions into machines
  • Moves materials to production areas, or containers, by hand, using hoist, overhead crane and/or forklift
  • Watches gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly
  • Observes machine operation to detect work piece defects or machine malfunction
  • Performs prescribed preventative maintenance on machines as required
  • Completes cross-training on different machines in the area as required by supervision
  • Trains other teammates as required by supervision
  • Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition in accordance with 5S protocol and follows prescribed standard procedures and safety regulations
  • Reports to work regularly and punctually as working schedule requires
  • Performs related duties as assigned by supervision



  • High school diploma or GED diploma (required)
  • 12 months experience in the industry or like equipment preferred
  • Knowledge of raw materials, key manufacturing processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
  • Able to work independently and with other teammates in the organization to achieve goal
  • Able to identify complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
  • Skilled in oral and written communication, organization and coordination
  • Forklift license if required in assigned area
  • Basic computer skills




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Nearest Major Market: Raleigh
Nearest Secondary Market: Rocky Mount