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Sheet Metal Journeyman at Federal Signal Corporation

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: University Park, Illinois

Job Description:

Sheet Metal Journeyman

Summary of Position: 

The Sheet Metal Journeyman will perform duties to fabricate and alter a wide variety of sheet metal parts and subassemblies for company product lines. 

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:



  1. Work from drawings, layouts, and sketches.




  2. Plan and lay out work, determine and select materials and gauges of metals.




  3. Lay out sheets or structural materials to very close tolerances to secure desired length or form.




  4. Set up and operate various types of metalworking equipment, such as:Mechanical Shear, CNC Press Brakes, CNC Hydraulic Saw, CNC Dual head saw, CNC punch Press, Power rolling equipment and various other machinery, necessary in the fabrication of Sheet metal parts and welded assemblies.




  5. Make complex setups of special machines, adjust strokes and safety devices and check for proper operation.




  6. Detect faulty materials, call attention to excessive or recurring defects and notify supervision of unusual equipment and operating problems.




  7. Perform other related duties as assigned.



Physical Demand:

Approximate amount of on the job time spent in the following physical activities:









































































Activity



None



Up to 1/3



1/3 to 2/3



2/3 or more



Stand







X





Walk







X





Sit





X







Talk or Hear









X



Use hands to finger, handle or feel









X



Climb or balance



X









Stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl





X







Reach with hands and arms







X





Taste or smell



X








This job requires that the following amount of weight is lifted or force exerted:













































Activity



None



Up to 1/3



1/3 to 2/3



2/3 or more



Up to 10 pounds











Up to 25 pounds











Up to 50 pounds











Up to 75 pounds











Up to or more than 100 pounds







X




This job has the following special vision requirements:































X



Close Vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less)



X



Distance Vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more)





Color Vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors)



X



Peripheral Vision (ability to see up, down, left or right while eyes are fixed on a given point)



X



Depth Perception (3‑dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships)



X



Ability to Adjust Focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus)





No Special Vision Requirements.


This job is exposed to the following environmental conditions:









































































Activity



None



Up to 1/3



1/3 to 2/3



2/3 more



Wet, humid conditions (non‑weather)







X





Work near moving mechanical parts or vibration









X



Work in high, precarious places



X









Fumes or airborne particles





X







Toxic or caustic chemicals



X









Outdoor weather conditions (heat & cold)



X









Extreme cold or heat (non-weather related)



X









Risk of electrical shock or radiation





X







Work with explosives



X








The following noise level is typical for the work environment of this job:

























Very Quiet (Examples: forest trail, isolation booth for hearing test)





Quiet (Examples: library, private office)





Moderate Noise (Ex.: business office with typewriters and/or computer printers, light traffic)



X



Loud Noise (Ex.: metal can manufacturing, department, large earth‑moving equipment)





Very Loud Noise (Ex.: jack hammer work, front row at rock concert)




Education, Skills, and Work Experience:

• A minimum of a High school diploma or equivalent is required.

• Certified Sheet Metal Journeyman

• Knowledge of hand working procedures in the fabrication of Sheet metal parts

• Proficient in welding procedures (Stick, Mig, Tig and Spot welding).

• Able to follow bill of operations and respective instructions.

• Able to make economical use of materials.

• Use hand tools, precision measuring instruments (such as steel rules ,digital or dial calipers, micrometers and protractors), gauges, jigs, fixtures, and forming tools.