Slitter Apprentice

Job Code: SLA22


Position Summary: Assists the operator with set up and operation of a slitting machine to slit and/or trim a wide variety of clad and mono-metals to close tolerance. Handle material and package cuts for delivery to next operation. 


  1. Assist in processing material through slitter
  2. Assists in setups, routine maintenance, and other equipment related operations.
  3. Learn to identify and correct areas of deficiency prior to the start of slitting, and while running
  4. Assure thickness, width, burr and surface quality of the material meets the specified requirements
  5. Accurately and consistently enter required data into computer systems such as Oracle, Kronos, etc
  6. Read and follow route cards, SOPs and other documents accurately.
  7. Use hand-held measuring instruments, core cutter, camber bar, and other equipment as needed
  8. Maintain an acceptable level of housekeeping order and cleanliness in the area
  9. May require use of forktruck and overhead crane and hoist systems
  10. Wear all required PPE at all times
  11. Other duties as required


Education and Experience:  High School or Equivalency Diploma.  Must have ability to read and understand written instructions in English,  have knowledge of Basic Shop Math

Physical Demands: Heavy lifting up to 50 lbs. and standing up to 75% of the time.

Environment:  Manufacturing environment:  high noise, high dust, dirt and grease, exposure to temperature over 90 degrees 20% of the time.

Additional details:  Reports to Manufacturing Supervisor.  Hourly position.  


Contact HR to apply.  Please reference job code SLA22