Threadroll Operator

Location: Ottawa, Kansas US


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Job Number: 15109

Position Title:

External Description:
Threadroll Operator

Company: MAC Fasteners

Primary Location: 1110 Enterprise Ave

Employment Type: Hourly | Full-time

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

About Mac Fasteners

Mac Fasteners is a leader in the manufacture of aerospace fasteners, globally utilized by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), aftermarket repair companies, and commercial and military aircraft producers.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

JOB SUMMARY: Operates thread rolling equipment producing functional and tight tolerance threads for the aerospace industry.

: by 90 day point of employment

1. Understands and uses micrometers, calipers & optical comparator to measure parts and tools according to set up and quality requirements.

2. Understands and interprets part drawing prints, routers and production documentation associated with the thread roll function.

3. Can perform basic changeover and set up of assigned thread rolling equipment.

4. Understands and follows 5S+ requirements of the work area assigned.

5. Can perform basic problem solving on assigned equipment.

6. Works as an active team member by participating in problem solving, team building, and all other team activities to improve the processes, productivity, quality, etc. of the production operations in a group. Uses interpersonal skills as well as good written and verbal communication skills. Assists other group members as required.

7. Performs other duties as assigned.


Material or Product Responsibilities - Performs duties that require close attention to work and supporting documentation specifications and other requirements. Responsible for accuracy of parts formed. Visually and/or with measuring instruments checks work performed for proper results.

Responsibility for Work of Others
- Accuracy of communication is mandatory to the successful production and qualification of work pieces. Must communicate to appropriate personnel any problems or concerns regarding quality of work received or time flow of work in progress as it affects production schedules.

Safety Responsibilities - Good housekeeping, knowledge of good machine safety is necessary as well as adherence to Company Safety Rules.


Environmental Surroundings - Machine shop environment where noise, temperature fluctuations, the repetitive nature of job, etc. are common.

Unavoidable Hazards
- Possible hazards related to cuts, bruises, finger and hand injuries, muscle strains and burns. Exposure to moving mechanical parts, metalworking fluids, heating elements and airborne particles. Appropriate protective wear regarding eye, ear, and clothing are required.


- Able to lift up to 50 pounds. Requires strength to adjust equipment to set-up specifications. Hand and finger manipulation in turning tools/valves/handles or operating knobs/cranks/buttons etc. as well as
using precision measuring instruments. Able to reach, bend and stretch. Able to use tools required for machine set-up which may be fatiguing and require extensive physical exertion for extended periods of time. Most job assignments require continuous standing and/or sitting for extended periods.

Mental - Work at times is highly repetitive but during set­ups work varies and requires use of machine shop theory. Setups or machine repair may require improvisation and ingenuity. Reasoning ability required to interpret complex blueprints and documentation of a highly technical nature. Must be able to draw valid conclusions from a variety of abstract and concrete variables. Required to organize work flow for best efficiency.

Visual - Close attention to detail with moderate eye concentration over long periods of time. Able to read various precision instruments such as micrometers, calipers, gauges, etc. Must be able to visually check work pieces for quality.


Demonstrated ability to read and write English of a level required in company shop documents and computer software entry and processing requirements. Must be capable of applying mathematical operations using fractions and decimals.


Two years of machine experience in an industrial environment is preferred. Employee must be mechanically inclined and able to use a variety of hand tools & gauges.

City: Ottawa

Location_formattedLocationLong: Ottawa, Kansas US

State: Kansas

Community / Marketing Title: Threadroll Operator

Company Profile:

Requisition Number: 880

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.