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Laser Operator II


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Laser Operator II | Volt

Laser Operator II

San Diego, CA

Location:San Diego, CA
Employee Type:Contingent
Duration:24 weeks
Pay Rate:$16.00 - $18.00 /Hour
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Date Posted:7/6/2017
Job ID:46862
Phone:619- 471-1487



Centrally located company in San Diego looking for a Laser Operator

Contract to hire opportunity

Set-up and operate a variety of automatic and semi-automatic machines used in the production of the company’s product; works from travelers given by supervisor to perform production task such as operating Seam Seal machine (resistance welder) and Yttrium Aluminum Garnet (YAG) lasers to seal parts; use CO2 in laser machines to cut, scribe or mark components; checks and inspects operation against predetermined tolerances; performs work of low to moderate-complexity.


  1. Set-up machines to process parts using existing programs; conduct trial runs and adjust program or refer to Supervisor or Master Operator as a resource, as necessary.
  2. Visually inspect incoming assemblies and identify non-compliant parts; process parts per process or procedures as designated on the traveler.
  3. Perform post-seal inspection or clean and inspect machined parts.
  4. Perform data entry as needed to track parts through department.
  5. Continuously monitor, load and unload vacuum bake ovens; verify leak rates.
  6. Maintain workstation and tools.
  7. Participate in safety training and actively comply with safety policies and practices.
  8. Improve and maintain 5S in your area; make suggestions for improvements.
  9. Participate in Lean/Six Sigma activities in own work area as well as events for other areas to enhance cross-functional problem solving.
  10. Collaborate in team meetings and activities, including SET team support as appropriate.
  11. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
  12. Employees are committed to ensuring a safe and healthy work environment. Employees are responsible for cooperating with all aspects of the safety program. All employees are expected to demonstrate proper safety behaviors, including reporting any unsafe conditions or safety violations to a supervisor or manager. 


  1. Three (3) years of related machine operating experience in a manufacturing environment, desired; detail-oriented, with good manual dexterity, have good hand-eye coordination; high school diploma or equivalent, required; 
  2. Communication skills: ability to ask questions and rephrase statements to clarify meaning; ability to read and comprehend simple instructions; ability to write simple correspondence; ability to read, interpret and comprehend complex written and verbal instructions, including Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS); ability to communicate with quality, integrity and respect in a way that inspires others and encourages innovation and possibilities; proficient  English reading level to understand technical terminology used within the organization;
  3. Computer skills:  working knowledge of MS Office with Outlook, Excel, Word; exposure to Enterprise-wide systems such as SAP.
  4. Equipment skills: knowledge of proper and safe use of equipment, chemicals, tools, etc.; knowledge of procedures related to safety;
  5. Math skills; ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all unit of measure; ability to measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals; ability to understand and perform decimal, fraction and metric calculations and conversion; ability to compute rate, ratio and percentage and to draw and interpret bar graphs;
  6. Time Management and Organizational skills: flexibility and adaptability to changing priorities and assignments; ability to maintain confidentiality; ability to cope with rapidly changing priorities; ability to prioritize workload on a daily basis;
  7. Excellence Behaviors:   remain engaged, proactive and positive even in tough circumstances; own assignments and be fully accountable for their success; align actions, behaviors and conversations to what matters most; bring out the best in others and recognize the value in every person’s contributions.


Required to obtain and maintain security clearance.

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