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Fine Wire Specialist - No Experience Needed, Willing to Train

Lewiston, Maine
$19.00 Per Hour
Job Type
1 Aug 2022
Shift Available:

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 5pm to 5am.

Benefits start day one!

Established in 1929, Elmet is the sole 100% US, fully integrated manufacturer of molybdenum and tungsten metals. At our large, world-class facility in Lewiston, Maine we produce mill, machined, and fabricated products to our customers most exacting specifications. We utilize state-of-the-art powder metallurgy processes to support our customers in aerospace, semiconductor, medical, defense, and many other critical markets. Elmet is ISO 9001 and AS9100 certified. We thank you for considering joining our unsung heroes who make the critical parts that go into some of the most advanced Medical, Aerospace and Defense applications. Our teams and projects support companies such as NASA, Philips Medical, Intel, General Dynamics, Boeing, Lockheed Martin Space and even advanced surgical robot systems. Every person, at every stage of our production is a valuable contributor. Like a puzzle, each member is a necessary piece to complete the larger picture.

Why Maine and Lewiston:

Elmet is headquartered in Lewiston, Maine which is an affordable, growing and vibrant city just 45 minutes North of Portland and close to beaches and mountains. Sunday River Ski Area is only an hour away. Portland is 45 minutes away. The region has attracted nationwide attention and high-regard over recent years. Portland and the Greater Portland area ranked atop many Best of City lists. The coastal city and surrounding towns provide a unique and balanced lifestyle to those who live, work and play in the Southern Maine region. Take a look at what others are saying about living and working in and around Portland.

Essential Job Functions:

Passes wire through wire drawing dies and/or straightening dies in order to reduce the diameter to a specific size or obtain a require straightness
Ensures the equipment is operated so as to manufacture quality products that meet the customer requirements
Follows all specifications and work instruction
Completes the necessary recordkeeping
Transports the finish material to the next operation
Keeps work area neat and orderly
Follows all company safety policies and procedures and reports all accidents, hazards and equipment problems
Performs other duties as required

Skills/Experience/Training Preferred:

Knowledge of and ability to perform basic math functions
Ability to use basic hand measuring tools
Basic computer proficiency, including documentation data entry and report generation
Good oral and written communication skills

Working Conditions/Physical Demands:

Must be able to lift and maneuver up to fifty (50) pounds
Routinely operates/uses equipment, machines, and tools requiring hand-eye coordination and finger dexterity
Routinely communicates face-to-face
Routinely performs duties in production floor environment
Must be able to reach overhead and below the knees including bending, twisting, pulling and stopping
Must be able to stand, sit or walk for extended periods of time or for an entire work shift
Must be able to wear protective gear

Starting Pay: $19.00

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  • Job Reference: 673979250-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Elmet Technologies LLC
  • Location: Lewiston, Maine
  • Salary: $19.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent