Website Stanley Black & Decker

Blaster/Grinder (3rd Shift) Job Highlights

Title Blaster/Grinder – 3rd Shift
Type Full Time
Experience 3 Years
Function Manufacturing
Location Akron, OH, United States
Company Stanley Black & Decker

Company Profile

Stanley Black & Decker is a diversified global provider of hand tools, power tools, and related accessories, mechanical access and electronic security solutions, healthcare solutions, engineered fastening systems, and more.

Stanley Infrastructure, a division of Stanley Black & Decker, is a global manufacturer of hydraulic tools and attachments with world-class brands such as STANLEY, Paladin, LaBounty, and Pengo.

Job Profile

The company (Stanley Infrastructure) is looking for a Blaster-Grinder who will be responsible for grinding and smoothing surfaces of products prior to finishing operations to achieve the quality and production standards of the company.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have 3 years of experience in a similar position and preferably 3 years in a manufacturing environment.


  • Examines and feels the surface of the product for defects.
  • Polish ground areas with a finer abrasive to produce a smooth, unmarred finish.
  • Replaces worn abrasive disks, wheels, and belts.
  • Selects grade of abrasive belt, wheel, or disk according to specifications and conditions of metal.
  • Starts grinder and moves over the surface to remove scratches, laminated metal, excess weld, and burs.


  • Reasoning ability, physical demands of the job including use of a crane to lift large objects.
  • Safe work practices are expected.
  • Work involves a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail is critical.

Leadership Qualities-

  • Agility/Performance – Simplify to accelerate business results. Anticipate, adapt to and lead changes. Focus on the right things and act. Perform in ways that exceed expectations.
  • Courage/Innovation – Bravely innovate without boundaries. Generate and embrace new ideas. Drive cutting-edge digital solutions. Foster creativity for exponential growth.
  • Inclusivity/Collaboration – Respect and leverage all aspects of diversity. Make decisions with an inclusive, global view. Collaborate to amplify customer value. Communicate to drive meaningful outcomes.
  • Integrity/Accountability – Operate with the highest ethical standards. Be who you are, build trusted relationships. Act with transparency and positive intent. Live up to commitments and own the results.

Physical Requirements

  • General plant; safety shoes, safety glasses, hearing protection required.
  • Good manual dexterity.
  • Standing majority of shift.


  • Medical, dental, life, disability, 401k, ESPP, vacation, paid holidays, and more.

Note: Only those candidates who are currently eligible to work in the US will be considered for the opportunity.

Employer’s Statement

Stanley Black & Decker is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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