Website Stanley Black & Decker

Straight/Cut Setup Operator Job Highlights

Title Straight & Cut Setup Operator
Type Full Time
Experience 6 Months
Function Manufacturing
Location Elyria, 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.

Job Profile

The company is hiring a Straight/Cut Setup Operator who will be responsible for the setup and operation of straight/cut machines using raw materials to produce finished parts.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma or Equivalent

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have a minimum of 6 months of manufacturing experience with straight and cut machines.


  • Control and adjust machine settings as required.
  • Enter production into kiosk and move product to next operation.
  • Maintain a safe, clean, and well-organized workspace.
  • Follow all health and safety regulations.
  • Manually straighten steel coil, butt welding, and grind end prior to loading into the machine.
  • Perform daily maintenance on machines.
  • Pull tooling from Tool Crib and document on the tooling sign-out sheet.
  • Read and interpret shop orders to produce parts to a predetermined length and diameter.
  • Setup and operate straight/cut machines with and without an automatic drill chamfer.
  • Use appropriate gauges to check the product and ensure that parts meet quality specifications.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


  • Ability to problem solve and troubleshoot.
  • Mechanical aptitude.
  • Prior experience using micrometers, calipers, and other gauges.
  • Prior experience with Shuster and Lewis straight and cut machines preferred.
  • Prior Tow Motor experience.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to work in a manufacturing environment requiring the employee to stand and walk for a majority of an 8 to 10-hour day.
  • Bend, lift product, equipment, and tools up to 50 pounds throughout the day.
  • Push or pull product up to 200 pounds.
  • Responsible for setup and operation of straight and cut machines using raw materials to produce finished parts.
  • Use hand tools up to 20 pounds over extended periods of time.

Employer’s Statement

Stanley Black & Decker is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran’s status, or any other protected characteristic.

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