Xylem Grinder - 2nd Shift in Slaton, Texas

Req ID # 8355BR

Advertised Position Title Grinder - 2nd Shift

Country United States

Work Location TX, Slaton

Job Description

Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology provider, enabling customers to transport, treat, test and efficiently use water in public utility, residential and commercial building services, industrial and agricultural settings. The company does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands, and its people bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on finding local solutions to the world’s most challenging water and wastewater problems. Headquartered in Rye Brook, N.Y., Xylem had 2014 revenues of $3.92 billion and approximately 12,900 employees worldwide. Applied Water Systems is one of three business units under the Xylem umbrella with leading product brands including Bell & Gossett, Flowtronex, Goulds Water Technology, and Heat Transfer.

Specifically we are seeking a Grinder in our Foundry Production department in Slaton, TX - 2nd Shift . Judgement is required for grinding castings with defects. Skill and dexterity required in chipping and grinding out parts of castings which are not easily assessable. Judgement on overgrinding or undergrinding of special castings required. 5:30pm - 4:00am

  1. Operate chipping hammer, die grinder & hand-grinder.

  2. Operate Fox grinder

  3. Grind on bench tables.

  4. Operate hoist to handle casting in a safe manner.

  5. Grind castings, all shapes & sizes in a safe manner.

  6. Perform all other work duties as assigned by supervisor.

· Errors- errors could result in damage to expensive hand-tools. Damage to castings will result in loss of casting & production time.

· Contacts-limited to internal customers.

· Physical Demands-should be able to roll heavy castings on the floor. Work must be performed in an awkward position the majority of the time. Work standing up all day. Considerable vibration in handling chipping hammer & flexible grinders.

· Working Conditions-extremely noisy & exposed to grinding dust & flying chips. Cold conditions in winter & extremely hot in the summer.

Xylem offers an outstanding compensation and benefits package, medical, dental and life insurances; Investment Savings Plan (includes 401K) with employer matching. If you are looking for an exciting career with a world-class organization, make the move to Xylem.

Required Experience:

Requires a HS Diploma/G.E.D. and 2 weeks grinding experience.

Work Hours - 5:30pm to 4:00am

Minimum Education Requirements High School or Equivalent

Percent of Travel Required N/A

EOE/Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled