Buffoli Valve Operator in Lancaster at BrassCraft Manufacturing

Date Posted: 7/27/2018

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Craft Your Career with BrassCraft Manufacturing Company!

Like our products, the people at BrassCraft are reliable, essential, and vital to the continued success of our Company. Our people are committed to their work by ensuring every product they create helps bring clean and flowing water to the world. Working here is more than just a job; it’s a passion for doing right by our customers, every day, without fail.


The entry level Trunnion Set-Up/Operator is responsible for efficiently operating machining equipment, performing maintenance and repairs to mills, heads, sheaves, and bearings.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform all job requirements assigned by Supervisor of Lineman.
  • Ability to accurately read blueprints.
  • Efficiently start and stop machines.
  • Efficiently load machines and clean coolant tanks.
  • Perform maintenance to machines daily (oil)
  • Effectively gauge parts for conformance.
  • Perform SPC functions.
  • Purchase necessary hand tools (calipers, Allen wrenches, channel lock pliers, screw drivers, crescent wrench, etc).
  • Remove and replace hollow mills and tapping heads.
  • Remove and replace sheaves and pillow block bearings on saw units.

Competencies and Skills:

  • Good communication skills.
  • Good basic math skills.
  • Good time management skills.
  • Understand and comply with company safety standards and federal regulations.
  • Must be a team player across departments.
  • Consistently maintain a clean work area.


  • Understand the functionality of the machining equipment.
  • Understand how to maintain and repair machining equipment.

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift 10 – 20 lbs. frequently.
  • Must be able to lift 20 – 40 lbs. occasionally.
  • Must be able to easily grasp products and other materials.

Work Environment:

  • Climate-controlled, noisy environment.
  • Authorized access areas.