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Laminator - Grave Shift

 
Job Tracking ID:  85347-272594
Location:   Sacramento, CA
Job Type:  Temporary to Perm
Date Updated:  October 26, 2018
 
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Job Description:

 

**Grave Shift: 10 p.m. - 6:30 a.m.**

Manufactures products using either wet lamination or pre-preg lamination.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Laminator ALL

The duties and responsibilities listed below apply to all levels of Laminators.  Each level of Laminator has additional duties and responsibilities listed.

  1. Performs a variety of tasks, which require knowledge of lamination techniques, materials, tools and equipment.
  2. Interprets and follows manufacturing orders.
  3. Using pre-preg lamination techniques, cuts cloth and lays up products of varying tolerances.
  4. Prepares products for vacuum bagging (pre-preg).
  5. Handles, applies, stores and disposes of composite materials, adhesives, sealants, resins and solvents.
  6. Supports and exhibits the focus of zero defects as well as right-the-first-time approach.
  7. Inspects finished products for conformance to specifications.
  8. Completes of all required documentation.
  9. Follows FOD (foreign object debris prevention) practices.
  10. Complies with established safety directives.
  11. Maintains a clean work area and ensuring strict adherence to the 5S Standards.
  12. Complies with established QMS procedures.

 

Laminator I

  1. Works under close supervision.
  2. Specific duties and responsibilities for this level include:
  • Math
  • Documentation
  • Materials Knowledge
  • Tooling/Molds
  • Equipment
  • Process
  • Quality
  • Safety

 

Laminator II

  1. Works under limited supervision.
  2. May work from verbal instructions.
  3. Specific duties and responsibilities for this level include an intermediate level of:
  • Math
  • Documentation
  • Materials Knowledge
  • Tooling/Molds
  • Equipment
  • Process
  • Quality
  • Safety

 

Laminator III

  1. Works under minimal supervision.
  2. Responsible for training less skilled Laminators.
  3. Specific duties and responsibilities for this level include an advanced level of:
  • Math
  • Documentation
  • Materials Knowledge
  • Tooling/Molds
  • Equipment
  • Process
  • Quality
  • Safety

Other Job Functions

Other duties as assigned

Tracks time spent on jobs and enters it electronically.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:  

None

May be responsible for the direct training and work quality of less skilled Laminators.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:   

  • Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards
  • Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors
  • Ability to interact appropriately with the public when necessary
  • Ability to adhere to workplace rules
  • Ability to effectively communicate professionally in writing or verbally with all levels of personnel
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds occasionally

Kratos UAS, based in Sacramento, CA, designs and delivers advanced defense, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats, inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.

Experience and Skills:

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

 

Each successive level of Laminator builds on the identified typical qualifications listed for the previous level(s) Laminators. 

Laminator I

  1. Preferably some hands-on experience in manufacturing production.
  2. Communicate professionally both written and verbally.
  3. Must be able to demonstrate accurate basic math skills.
  4. Must be able to demonstrate the accurate use of a tape measure.
  5. Requires high school education or equivalent.
  6. Typical qualifications for this level include:
  • Math
  • Documentation
  • Materials Knowledge
  • Tooling/Molds
  • Equipment
  • Process
  • Quality
  • Safety

 

  1. May be required to obtain and maintain a U.S. security clearance at the appropriate level (requires U.S. Citizenship). 

 

Laminator II

  1. Basic computer skills with the ability to navigate around files.
  2. Preferably 2-3 years hands-on experience in composite manufacturing.
  3. Typical qualifications for this level include an intermediate level of:
  • Math
  • Documentation
  • Materials Knowledge
  • Tooling/Molds
  • Equipment
  • Process
  • Quality
  • Safety

 

Laminator III

  1. Preferably 5+ years hands-on experience in composite manufacturing. 
  2. Typical qualifications for this level include an advanced level of:
  • Math
  • Documentation
  • Materials Knowledge
  • Tooling/Molds
  • Equipment
  • Process
  • Quality
  • Safety

WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Physical Tasks

  1. Standing, walking, occasionally sitting. 
  2. Manipulating materials. 
  3. Occasionally lifts and carries heavy objects.

Working Conditions

    1. May work extended hours or weekends. 
    2. May be exposed to noise and hazardous chemicals.

 


Additional Information:
 
Job Level:   Any
Number of Openings:   11
Years of Experience:   At least 1 Year
Level of Education:   High School/GED
Starting Date :   ASAP