the job was physical as well as mentally challenging.i liked having both aspects in the work place.
asst. mill op. pack leader forklift op. (Former Employee) – Walbridge, OH – November 27, 2012
Job description: I was trained at this job to work on a steel mill that produces steel tubing.im very good at quality checks involving micrometers,tape mearsures,to make sure the tube is in proper specs. For the customer according to the tolerences specified on a mill card.there were many responsibilities that come along with that job involving a lot of industrial machinery press,video jet and keeping constant supply of anything needed to keep the mill running .I was also a pit leader and ran my own crew packing the tubing coming off the mill as it was being produced.Length changes,video jet,checking ovality and etc. when bundles were ready to be removed I would use a forklift to remove from racks and stack them on 4x4s 3bundle on top of 3 usually 20ft long and 3ft high and 3ft wide.my forklift skills are extensive.And multitasking was a must.i know how to do all weld tests destruction,expantion,rb for strength,and can see weld splits by eye fairly quickly.quality and safety is key in this line of work.
very physical demandind, i enjoyed it though, good way too stay in shape.