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#1013 - Waterjet Operator

Company: Janicki Industries Inc.
Location: Hamilton
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:


The Waterjet Technician performs a variety of duties and utilizes multiple skillsets. Technicians are required to follow directions carefully, have basic mechanical knowledge, manual dexterity, good eyesight and the ability to perform repetitive tasks, including operation of the Ward and Flow Waterjet systems, loading panel stock and set-up. Ability to program and operate the system to nest and cut parts. Part numbering and kitting of cut parts are some of the daily tasks.

The Waterjet Technician has two levels of competency to be determined by performance, certifications, and supervisor discretion:

Basic to Capable Proficient to Expert

The following essential job functions are performed as a Waterjet Technician:

Attention to detail and quality is required Reads and understands blue prints, isometric drawings and work orders Receives and carries out directions from designated Supervisors Must be able to understand and comply with Safety Practices Identifies and obtains equipment, tools and materials needed to properly perform job function Sets up scaffolding and safety barriers under direction Properly executes Hazardous Material Disposal activities Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly, FOD free condition Knowledge and use of common hand tools Performs on the job training, AS9100, NADCAP training and other training as required Performs other duties as assigned Must work well under pressure, meeting and completing multiple deadlines. The incumbent shall, at all times, demonstrate cooperative behavior with colleagues and supervisors. Being at work on time and maintaining good attendance is a condition of employment and is an essential function of the job.



Due to our ITAR and EAR regulations, applicants must be a US Citizen or of Legal Permanent Resident Status as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b (a) (3).


High School diploma or GED required, college level or trade school education preferred. One or more years of experience in related field may be substituted for education. Must have effective verbal and written communication skills.


Job duties may include one or more of the following:

Janicki Certified, Overhead Crane, Forklift and Manlift Operation OPERATOR B REQUIRED (as separate Certifications) Understanding and use of panel lifting and Crane lifting devices Compliance with 5S, AS9100 and Nadcap Standards and Practices Understanding of Sigmanest and NC Programming of Water Jets (as a separate Certification) Operation of Ward Jet Operation of Flow Jet Maintenance of machinery Performs other tasks in Mold Fab, Assembly or Mill Cells if machines are not working or workload is light


Overhead crane, Forklift, Various hand and power tools, Flow Waterjet Cutter, Ward Waterjet Cutter and computer


Must be able to sit, stand, or crouch down for extended periods. Must be able to climb ladders and work platforms. Exposed to noise, dust, dirt, and paint fumes. Must be able to work under hot and cold conditions. Personal protective equipment (PPE), safety glasses and respirator will be required. Must be comfortable working within confined spaces and at various heights.

Janicki Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Janicki Industries does not does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, age, retaliation, veteran/military service status, or any other legally protected status.

Applicants or employees wishing to view a copy of Janicki Industries Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (360) 404-1997.

Keywords: Janicki Industries Inc., Bellingham , #1013 - Waterjet Operator, Other , Hamilton, Washington

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