Serving the Greater Seattle and Tacoma Areas

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Your One Stop Metal Shop! In Business for Over 38 Years!

Specialty Metals is your one-stop metal shop. We stock all materials and process them all in-shop. We offer both wholesale and direct-to-consumer products and services.

Shear Operator -- Day Shift



•Minimum of 3 years of experience in the metals industry operating hydraulic shears

•Safety conscious and quality oriented

•Familiar with set up procedures for shearing different sizes and grades of metals

•Ability to decipher blue prints, drawings and sketches

•Ability to read a tape measure, calipers and micrometers

•Forklift and overhead crane experience


Primary Job Duties


•Inspect the shear and associated equipment for safety and mechanical condition prior to use and initiate the appropriate actions for any

identified discrepancies

•Identify, select, and handle materials to be sheared per applicable procedures

•Identify customer requirements and approach product related activities from the customer's perspective

•Identify inspection criteria

•Set-up and operate the shear to cut parts per the work order and all applicable procedures

•Finish, package and stage final products for shipment

•Complete required job forms, including associated nests and work order documentation

•Use the appropriate quality procedures and tools to initiate the management of discrepancies and opportunities for improvement



If interested, please email your resume.