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Production Tech III-(Turret/Brake Operator 2nd)

Manitowoc, WI - Manufacturing, 1400 S 41st St, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States of America; Manitowoc, WI 54220, USA Req #579
Thursday, August 29, 2019
At KI, we believe knowing our customers helps us serve them better. We listen. We observe. We understand that each customer has unique needs. So, we pride ourselves on helping our customers make smart  furniture decisions by offering expert advice, design options and personalized solutions.

Since 1941, we’ve positioned KI as the furniture company that best understands the furniture industry and is committed to providing customers with the smart solutions. By targeting specific markets with solutions for business furniture, university furniture, educational furniture, healthcare furniture and government furniture, we can quickly respond to our customers’ unique needs – including the choice to procure furniture according to what fits their ordering and fulfillment process. That’s why we say we offer far more than furniture. We’re Furnishing Knowledge.

DEPARTMENT:  Production Tech III – (Turret/Brake Operator) 2nd Shift


  1. Ability to read and interpret blueprints

  2. A good understanding of BPCS and working knowledge of the Turret/Brake

  3. Proficiency in precision measurement and inspection

  4. Strong mechanical and math aptitude

  5. Good communication skills



  1. Run Turret/Brakes to support Lean philosophy

  2. Alter/modify programs on Turret as needed per job

  3. Conduct machine set-ups (nest set up, die/punch change over)

  4. Troubleshoot problems associated with tooling/Turret operations

  5. Run/program machining centers

  6. Conduct basic operator preventative maintenance, checks and service


    Qualified candidates should have a positive attitude, willingness to learn, be motivated to attend work regularly, have an interest in personal development/growth, and be able to work well with others in a team setting.

    KI offers a competitive benefits package including Education Reimbursement, Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Critical Illness, and Accident Insurance.  In addition, KI offers 401K, a great work atmosphere and a focus on health and wellness.  KI is truly an employer of choice in the area for these reasons.

    Apply today to express your interest and learn more about KI.



KI is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Manitowoc, WI - Manufacturing, 1400 S 41st St, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States of America
  • Manitowoc, WI 54220, USA