Saw Operator

Tulsa, OK

Posted: 02/07/2024 Job Category: Industrial/Manufacturing Pay Rate: $18/hr

Job Description

We are currently looking to fill a Saw Operator position with a company in West Tulsa that specializes in the manufacturing of poles for street lighting, traffic control & distribution in residential & commercial developments.

The ideal candidate will have experience setting up & operating an automatic power saw to cut & trim steel stock to correct length & measurements.

Competitive Benefits, including family medical plans, wellness programs, preventative medical / dental, life / accidental insurance & PTO

Hours: $18.00

Pay: 5:00a - 3:30p

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Set up & operate an automatic power saw
  • Understand proper grinding and buffing procedures.
  • Lifts, positions & secures work pieces on the worktable for further processing & inspection.
  • Operates equipment via controls, selecting feed rate, cutting speed, depth of cut & milling cutter.
  • Checks & inspects work for conformity to specifications using precision measuring instruments.
  • Count finished products to determine if product orders are complete.
  • Help production workers by performing duties of lesser skill, such as supplying or holding materials or tools, or cleaning work areas and equipment.
  • Maintain a clean, orderly, and safe work environment.
  • Operates a forklift and lifting devices for the movement of parts.
  • Communicates with supervisor, engineers, production control, quality, and other shop personnel as it relates to the job.
  • May perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Job Requirements


  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Previous Saw Operation experience (1+ years)
  • (1)year fabrication shop or manufacturing environment, or heavy industrial experience is a plus
  • Prior forklift and lifting device operation experience is a plus.
  • Must be able to follow written and oral instructions.
  • Must be able to communicate in English (both written and oral) as it relates to the job.
  • Must possess basic math skills to include but not limited to adding, subtracting, multiplication, and division for the purpose of calculating material fabrication.
  • Must be able to use small hand tools and operate a variety of switches and valves.
  • Be able to work with minimal supervision and be able to identify nonconforming products based on drawings and/or examples.
  • Be able to manually work multiple levers and knobs in association with applicable machines or equipment.
  • Repetitive movement with hands & fingers to handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls include simple grasping, fine manipulation, pushing & pulling, and reaching with hands & arms.
  • Must be able to stand/walk for 6-8+ hours a day; occasional sitting.
  • Requires frequent bending, stooping, twisting, and reaching.
  • Lifting 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds.
  • Must be able to work in a non-temperature-controlled work environment with elevated background noise.
  • Safety Glasses and a hard hat while in the shop area.
  • Steel-Toed Boots and hearing protection when required.
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