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 PPG: We protect and beautify the world. At PPG, we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.   Why join us: With PPG, you will find meaning in your work every day, and engage in opportunities that will shape you, personally and professionally. - Your personal strengths will empower you to succeed and make an impact from day one. - You will be inspired to learn and grow, and to get the support you need to identify and achieve your boldest career aspirations. -

Production Operator



Use pneumatic tools and wrenches to remove bolts from metal casting molds

Lift/Maneuver metal casting molds, buckets, supplies, etc.

Maneuvering with hoists, items that can weigh up to 150lbs.

Use extrusion equipment to produce parts

Measure and mix chemicals using scales and a mixer

Completes sanding using a power sander or sand paper

Uses power tools to release bolts off of molds

Trims parts using utility blades

Dip parts in a dip tank

Use table saws and programmed saws to cut parts

Use waterjet to produce parts

Checks measurements using a vernier caliper and thickness gauge to measure part dimensions

Performs production inspections according to spec

Performs vacuum bagging and sanding of complex parts as needed

Works at a steady pace safely

Cleans shop area and work area daily

Attends trainings as needed

Completes process sheets timely and accurately

Assembles and disassembles molds

Checks molds for accuracy to spec

Repairs parts for product line as needed

Demolds molds by pulling them apart

Completes finishing work on parts for product line as needed

Communicates production concerns to supervising lead as needed

Follows ISO processes

Completes process paperwork

Read rulers and measurement tools accurately and translates measurements to customer spec needs

Works with chemicals and follows safety procedures while using or around chemicals

Other duties as assigned



Must have ability to lift up to 50lbs safely with assistance of equipment

Must be able to maneuver, with use of a hoist, parts that can weigh up to 150lbs.

Must be able to stand for 8+ hour shift

Must have good hand dexterity and ability to have steady hands when working on extremely detailed, sensitive projects
Must be able to perform density balances

Must have strong mechanical skills, hands-on skills, and an aptitude for taking something apart and reassembling it accurately

Must have experience working “hands on” with hand tools (screwdriver, hammer, sander, wrench, pneumatic tools, etc.) and measurement instruments

Must have ability to operate and read rulers and measuring tools accurately

Must have ability to translate measurements to customer spec needs

Must be able to understand and follow ISO written processes

Must be willing to wear appropriate PPE as instructed and follow all safety/environmental compliance rules

Must be willing to work in a warehouse environment

Must be willing to adhere to company policies and work rules

Must be able to work a minimum of an 8 hour shift

Must be willing/able to work overtime before/after shift as needed, including Saturdays

Any Sunday overtime work is voluntary

Must be able to follow technical verbal instructions

Must be able to read, write, and speak English for training/safety and ISO process paperwork completion purposes

Must be a good listener and be able/willing to follow precise work instructions

Must be willing to take on new assignments/job tasks as the work/department expands

Must work well with others and respect coworkers

Must have reliable transportation to work

Attainment of High School Diploma or GED preferred

Attainment of Technical School training or technical certification preferred

Must have ability to complete employment application in person as well as new hire paperwork; if you require assistance due to a disability, we can assist.

Must be able to provide documentation to support the I-9 process as a US person (either a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident) due to our government contract requirements—some positions require US Citizenship for positions due to handling of product in specific contract requirements

Must be able to obtain Security Clearance

Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment hair follicle drug/intoxicant screening.

Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal background check and physical exam

Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment denied party screening and visual compliance screening

Must be able to attend work free from illegal drugs, alcohol, or drugs that would impair one’s ability to work safely around dangerous, moving equipment

- Pay is $15 per hour

- Night Shift Employees receive a 50-cent differential for each hour worked at night

- Employees become eligible for benefits the 1st of the month following their hire date

- We offer generous paid time off and holiday schedule

- We offer a fitness reimbursement benefit

PPG Aerospace – Cuming Microwave/CLCI is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  We hire the most qualified individual for each position.  AA/EEO/M/F/V/D


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