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Tempered and Specialty Metals offer a variety of challenging and rewarding career opportunities. Browse our open positions below and apply by emailing your resume to hr@palisades-holdings.com.

Available Opportunities

Machine Assistant

The Machine Assistant is responsible for assisting the Machine Operator in set-up and completion of the steel processes on machine at Tempered Specialty Metals.

Responsibilities and Duties

As a minimum, the following is a basic description of typical duties and responsibilities expected of the Machine Assistant position. These duties are not exhaustive and are subject to change as the needs of the organization require.

  • Assist the machine operator and perform entry level or repetitive machine operation duties.
  • Position work pieces to be processed securely on machine.
  • Mark/tag identification on material after processed.
  • Store material for additional processing and/or shipping.
  • Assist in quality control inspections.
  • Occasionally tend machine for proper functioning.
  • Restock material as needed.
  • Safely drive the Hi-lo through the plant to move coils and skids to designated areas and operate the over-head crane to move coils within the warehouse.
  • Keep immediate work area clean and organized throughout the day.
  • Use precision when operating tools such as tape measures, micrometers, nibblers and calipers.

Company Benefits:

  • 401k with Company Match
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Days
  • Paid Holidays

To apply, email your resume to hr@palisades-holdings.com

Machine Operator

The Slitter/Machine Operator is responsible for the overall productivity of the slitter line, with a goal of 95% efficiency and cross-trains the Slitter Helper at Tempered and Specialty Metals.

Responsibilities and Duties

At a minimum, the following is a basic description of typical duties and responsibilities expected of the Slitter/Machine Operator position. These duties are not exhaustive and are subject to change as the needs of the organization require.

  • Build set-ups by placing spacers and knives onto the tension arm at specified widths for the steel coils to be cut to the customer’s specifications.
  • Monitor the process of steel being cut, knowing the gauge of each coil, and adjusting accordingly.
  • Enter data for the exact specifications onto the appropriate form for data entry into the computer.
  • Direct Slitter Helper how to stage coils to be processed for maximum efficiency.
  • Inform Foreman when supplies to perform job duties are in low supply.
  • Safely drive the Hi-lo through the plant to move coils and skids to designated areas and operate the over-head crane to move coils from the slitter to packaging.
  • Keep immediate work area clean and organized throughout the day.
  • Use precision when operating tools such as tape measures, micrometers, nibblers and calipers.
  • Cross train the Slitter Helper.
  • Adhere to all TSM’s safety rules, regulations and quality standards.
  • Adhere to all TSM’s handbook policies and procedures.

Pay: Competitive Wages

Schedule:

  • 10-hour shift (day), Monday – Thursday
  • Overtime

Company Benefits:

  • 401k with Company Match
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Days
  • Paid Holidays

To apply, email your resume to hr@palisades-holdings.com