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Are you mechanically inclined? Do you build or repair things for fun? If so, we want you to apply.

Our founders shared those same passions when they started Aerotech in a garage in Pittsburgh's East Liberty in 1970. Today, from our home base in RIDC Park, we're a market leader in engineering and manufacturing precision motion and automation -- and at our core we're still a bunch of makers, builders, crafters and people who like to figure out how stuff works. Our employees are our future, and we continue to grow by investing in our employees. At Aerotech, we build careers.

Position Summary:

The Material Handler assists in machine shop activities.

Essential Functions:
  • Removes burrs of excess metal from and reduces sharp surfaces of precision machined parts
  • Must be able to recognize and use hand tools such as a file, tri-blade, drill, etc
  • Operation of CNC & manual bandsaw
  • Matching blueprints to raw materials and travelers per the correct part number and revision
  • Identifying critical toleranced surfaces and to estimate material lengths for saw cutting from engineering blueprints
  • Loads and unloads materials, parts, or products onto or from pallets, skids, conveyors, or trucks
  • Delivers metal parts or stock to designated work areas for machining
  • Reclaims cutting and lubricating oils from machines by pumping oil from machine reservoir into barrel, dumping oil from barrel into centrifugal separator that removes metal chips and dirt from oil, and drains clean oil from separator into containers
  • Removes metal chips and shavings from surfaces of machines and wipes surfaces of machines to remove excess oil and cleans around work areas
  • Separates metal shavings, chips, and scrap materials from trash and places them in bins for resale
Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • One to three months of related experience and/or training
  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States without employer sponsorship. Aerotech does not provide US work authorization sponsorship for this position. OPT and CPT visa holders are not eligible for employment if they will need work authorization sponsorship at any time in the future.
  • $1,000.00 Sign-On Bonus payable in two installments: the first half paid after 90 days and the second half paid after 6 months.
  • Competitive Pay
  • Profit Sharing Bonus Program
  • 401(k) Program
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Health Insurance
  • Company Paid Disability & Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Financial & Retirement Planning Resources
What You'll Love About Us:

Our company culture has always centered around one thing: achieving results by being Dedicated to the Science of Motion. We feel a sense of accomplishment when our innovations are used to build technology that improves lives. Through our employees' hard work, focus on details, commitment and creative-thinking, we are not only able to make Aerotech highly successful, but also share that success with our employees. Whether it be through our profit sharing plan, Employee Stock Ownership Trust, comprehensive health benefits or education reimbursement, we are focused on rewarding results while supporting our employees' well-being. Our employees are the building blocks of our company, which is why we uphold our track record of never laying off an employee and continually reinvesting our earnings year-after-year. We strive to prove to our employees that our dedication extends beyond today by providing long-term incentives and a vision for the future. If you are looking for a chance to build your future, apply today!

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, Veteran or disability status.

The Company is collecting the information requested in this employment application for purposes of evaluating your suitability for hire by the Company. The Company will share the information that you provide in this employment application only with Company management officials who are involved in the hiring process or who are otherwise involved in making employment-related decisions on behalf of the Company.

Posting ID: 637446569 Posted: 2021-10-25 Job Title: Material Handler