Grinder (1st Shift)


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Job Number: 10980

Position Title:

External Description:
Grinder (1st Shift)

Company: Lamons

Primary Location: 7300 Airport Blvd, Houston, TX 77061 USA

Employment Type: Hourly | Full-Time

Function: Manufacturing Production / Distribution

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Main Duties & Responsibilities

Job Summary:

Takes rings after they have been welded and then grinds rings to specified thickness. Keeps area clean. May perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

· The Grinder receives rings from the welders.

· Grinder will prepare rings from a manual operation or by use of mechanical grinding machine.

· Starts grinding and moves it over surface of work piece to remove scratches, laminated metal, and excess weld material from punch press and laser.

· Polishes ground areas with finer abrasive tool to produce smooth, unmarred surface.

· Other duties include re-rounding of the ring in size and maintain that rings are round and sizes are accurate to specifications.

· The ring is grinded to specified thickness and then appropriately polished.

· Final product is delivered to Spiral Wound for painting.

· Employee will be cross-trained in different departments/areas.

  • Must have clear understanding and practice all safety rules and regulations.
  • Must have clear understanding of Quality Policy and Quality System Programs.

· Maintains a clean workstation.


  • Must be able to reasonably understands English to comprehend instructions as needed
  • Must be able to read tape measure.
  • Must practice good safety and quality assurance habits.
  • Prefer high school education, but at minimum, a GED.
Work Experience
  • Prefer one year in a non-climate controlled manufacturing environment..
Physical Requirements
  • Ability to lift, bend, stoop, push and pull.
  • Continuous standing and/or walking.
  • Moderate physical effort- working frequently with average weights of ten to fifty pounds or continuously with lighter weights.
  • Good eye/hand/foot coordination.
  • Ability to work in cold, hot and/or dusty environment, with noisy conditions.
  • Ability to operate machine tools where time exceeds the handling time.
  • Must be able to lift over twenty pounds independently.

City: Houston

Location_formattedLocationLong: Houston, Texas US

State: Texas

Community / Marketing Title: Grinder (1st Shift)

Company Profile:

Requisition Number: 646

EEO Employer Verbiage:

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TriMas Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.