Material Handler

Date: Nov 18, 2022

Location: Allentown, PA, US, 18103

Company: Dover Corporation

For over 125 years, OPW has led the way in designing and manufacturing world-class retail fueling, fluid handling and car wash system solutions for the safe and efficient handling and distribution of fuels and critical fluids. OPW makes above ground and below ground products for both conventional, vapour recovery and clean energy applications in the retail and commercial markets. Additionally, OPW supplies loading arms, valves and dry-break couplings, tank truck equipment, rail car valves and equipment, and car wash systems. OPW has manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific, with sales offices around the world. OPW is part of the Dover Corporation, which is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under 'DOV'. To learn more about OPW’s 125 years of providing industry-leading solutions, visit our website at www.opwglobal.com.

Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenue of over $7 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, specialty systems, consumable supplies, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments: Engineered Products, Fueling Solutions, Imaging & Identification, Pumps & Process Solutions and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. Dover combines global scale with operational agility to lead the markets we serve. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of approximately 24,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under "DOV." Additional information is available at dovercorporation.com.

 

SUMMARY:  Tends equipment that chemically cleans grease, scale, dirt, and other foreign matter from metal objects to prepare them for assembly or further welding or brazing.  Also cleans equipment.  Employee must receive training and is required to wear personal protective equipment; safety glasses, face shield, steel tip shoes, gloves and apron.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

 

  • Supports all brazing and welding operations which require cleaning of materials before process.
  • Removes excess solder and burn marks from brazed spool pieces.
  • Places objects on racks, in containers or on hooks and immerses objects in chemical and rinsing solutions.
  • Cleans product with brushes.
  • Dries objects with air tools.
  • Examines cleaned objects to ensure compliance to standards.
  • Takes chemical reading and logs results.
  • Adds chemicals to obtain correct PH levels.
  • Polishes metal to obtain a finish as defined on drawing.
  • Performs housekeeping duties required on weekly basis; mopping, sweeping, keeping work area organized.
  • Orders material for cleaning process and metal finishing; chemicals, supplies, belts, buffing compound.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  Must be able to wear protective clothing. 

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.   The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds with assistance or crane.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The noise level in the work environment is usually medium to loud, but does not currently require hearing protection.  Air in area is humid during summer, local air cooling device is supplied.

 

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Pennsylvania : Allentown

Sub Division : CES - North America

Job Requisition ID : 46420


Nearest Major Market: Allentown

Job Segment: Environmental Engineering, Industrial, Welding, HVAC, Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations