Nozzle Operator - Assembly

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  • Location:

    Ashland, United States

  • Sector:

    Machine Shop

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  • Contact:

    Brad McGovern

  • Published:

    over 3 years ago


Perform various duties involving making of subassemblies of containers and attachments, heat treating, sand blasting, painting, cleaning, filling, testing and packaging, following established procedures.



  • Work from complex drawings, specifications, charts, route sheets, and written and verbal instructions.
  • Assist with training employees as directed.
  • Use such equipment as holdup fixtures, hand tools, heat treating oven and cart for spheres, sand blast cabinet, digital weight scales, various testing equipment and fixtures, valves, water, helium, FM-200, HFC-227ea, FE-13, Fe-25, Novec, CO2, Aqua Blue, Argonite, Nitrogen and salt.
  • Working with compressed gas, up to 2,900 PSI.
  • Perform various operations in making subassemblies and final assemblies of valves and assemblies of various sizes and shapes of containers.
  • Use equipment such as single/multi-drill presses, lathes, and related fixtures to drill material, including, brass, metal, stainless steel etc.
  • Follow go/no-go gauge material to ensure quality specifications for WIP and completed parts are met.
  • Follow established procedures; perform various internal cleaning and leak-testing operations using numerous liquids and gases under varying pressures, some very high.
  • Pack or palletize units based on requirements and shipping instructions.
  • Select and make up carton, load finished container, accessories and literature, close and identify contents.
  • Maintain necessary records including, but not limited to, safety inspections, internal quality inspections and daily performance metrics.
  • Move materials as necessary in performance of duties or as directed.
  • Detect and report improper operation, faulty equipment, defective materials and unusual conditions to proper supervision.
  • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Follow prescribed safety rules and regulations and maintain quality standards.
  • Perform other related duties as required or directed.
  • Ability to read, write, and interpret complex drawings and specifications.
  • Ability to read and interpret detailed instructions and procedures (blueprints, route sheets, sales orders, etc.).
  • Basic mathematical skills.
  • Basic Microsoft skills, Excel preferred.
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands required to perform the essentials of the job (i.e., lift up to 50 lbs., move cylinders via cranes, hoists and/or powered industrial vehicles).



  • Standing
  • Walking
  • Lifting up to 25 lbs.
  • Stretching
  • Bending
  • Pulling