Extrusion Crew Member


The Extrusion Crew Member produces Aluminum Tubing and related product according to customer specifications and demand.

As a member of the production team, the employee assists in the Extrusion department's process and various downstream processes while working safely and being a good partner to the other members of the department.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Performs multiple roles in a safe manner as assigned by supervisor or department lead in accordance with the standard operating instructions (SOI)
  • Produces, cuts, and stretches extrusion tubing according to customer specifications per quality guidelines
  • Safely operates hand saws, table saws, stretchers, and other equipment as directed
  • Uses overhead cranes to remove dies from the ovens and installs dies into the tool stacks on the extrusion presses
  • Sorts, inspects, and packages product per customer requirements
  • Uses tape measure, calipers and micrometers as required to measure and evaluate production
  • Performs housekeeping to maintain a clean, safe, and organized work area including the end of work shift clean up
  • Works to prevent or minimize foreign objects and debris from entering part cavities to avoid damage and reports foreign object damage or debris when discovered and cannot be corrected
  • Works efficiently, identifies opportunities for product and process improvements, and maintains a positive attitude toward co-workers and other departments
  • Assists in other areas and in special projects as assigned by the production supervisor


  • Ability to speak and write fluent English
  • Ability to work overtime as required on short notice
  • History of dependability in the workplace
  • Ability to maintain a safe, clean, and organized work environment
  • Possesses basic math skills and the ability to read a tape measure
  • Ability to pay strong attention to detail
  • Possesses a cooperative and positive demeanor and works well in a team environment

Working Conditions:

  • Work schedule is 40 hours per week but may require more hours depending on department workload
  • Moderate to heavy physical effort or strenuous activity including walking, standing, bending, reaching and carrying loads up to 40 pounds
  • Normal factory environments involving seasonally fluctuating temperatures, dirt, dust, and noise

Compensation & Benefits:

  • A competitive hourly rate
  • Full benefits including health insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield), dental, vision, life, long-term and short-term disability insurances
  • A 401K plan.
  • 9 paid holidays, vacation time
  • Opportunity for advancement

Attendance Bonus:

  • $200/week payable bi-weekly.
  • Employment conditions must be met to be eligible.
  • Call us for details.

Please note that all inquiries and applications will remain completely confidential.


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