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East Penn Manufacturing Company A5 STRIP MAKER PUNCH OPR 2nd shift in CORYDON, Iowa

Strip Maker Punch Operator includes operating the Strip Maker, operating the Punch Grid machine and tending the lead pots.


Loads lead strip onto a de‑reeler using a lift truck.

Guides lead strip into the press and die tooling before starting the machine.

After starting the machine must guide punched grid through a washer and start grid strip on a coiler.

When a coil of grid is full the operator must remove the full coil uing a lift truck and load empty coil on coiler.


The Strip Lead Casting machine consists of three lead pots to cast strip lead and a reeler system.

The lead strip is to be used with punch grid machine.

Responsible for starting up the strip cast machine using process controller.


Monitoring and adjusting the quality of the lead in the lead Pots

Drossing and chipping pots.

Filling and transferring lead pots.

Occasionally skims dross from lead pots into buckets.

The lead strip is put onto a vertical reel which holds approximately 6000 lbs.

Must unload the reel using a hoist and put into storage.

*Maintains regular attendance.

*Ability to work mandatory over time.

Performs other duties as requested by Management.

Responsible for producing a high quality product.

Responsible for proper hygiene, housekeeping, and safety practices.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

*These tasks are considered essential elements of the job.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS, High School Diploma or GED; READING REQUIREMENTS, Basic Reading; MATHEMATICAL SKILLS, Basic Math (adding, subtracting, dividing, multiplying); COMPUTER SKILLS, Ability to interact with computer screens; REASONING SKILLS, Ability to evaluate; MECHANICAL SKILLS, Hand Tools; COMMUNICATION SKILLS, Ability to communicate with Co‑workers

Requisition ID: 2022-11218

Street: 2185 Highway Two