Lam Cutting Operator

1 Gordon Mills Way, St Johnsbury, VT 05819, USA Req #640
Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Shape our common future: The Weidmann Group is, and has been for over 140 years, a leading global supplier of engineered products and services. Weidmann develops and manufactures

  • high-voltage insulation materials, components and systems, predominantly from cellulose, as well as diagnostics and engineering services, and sensors and monitors for transformer manufacturers and operators (Business Area Electrical Technology)
  • microfibrillated cellulose for innovative engineered applications (Business Area Fiber Technology)
  • sophisticated injection-molded plastics applications for the medical and pharmaceuticals industries (Business Area Medical Technology)

The Weidmann Group, headquartered in Rapperswil-Jona, Switzerland, is active worldwide in more than 30 locations and employs a staff of 3’200.

Purpose: Operates vacuum lifts and saws which involves cutting and inspection of  laminated material.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • This position has significant environmental aspects/impacts associate with it: Hazardous Wastes and Dust Emissions.
  • Operate vacuum lifts to load and unload sheets of material weighing up to 3,000 lbs.
  • Perform visual inspections and caliper checking of the sheets.
  • Order material and any paperwork involved with orders.
  • Update any material usage into the computer terminal for inventory purposes.
  • Operate fork trucks to replace skids of laminated material that has or will be cut on the Schelling Saw.  Skids weighing up to 11,000 lbs.
  • Perform other jobs or paperwork relating to the saws.
  • Maintain a clean work environment.
  • Notify a superior of any damage, wearing of parts, or potential areas of contamination on machinery he/she is operating.
  • Report any out-of-spec material to a superior.
  • Produce products and services that meet the defined and anticipated customer expectations.
  • Perform other work as assigned.
  • Work to acquire appropriate training.
  • Adhere to all environmental, health, and safety procedures.
  • Has the responsibility of understanding and carrying out assigned duties in conformance with customer and business requirements.  Only known good work is forwarded
  • Ensures that problems, errors and/or defects that surface in regard to products, documentation, procedures or materials are promptly brought to attention for correction.
  • Provides support and input for continual improvement projects, preventative and corrective actions.
  • Has the responsibility to halt or change a process if it is not achieving planned results.


Job Requirements: 

  • High School/Trade School Diploma required. 
  • Must be able to understand production concepts and terminology.
  • Must have or be able to obtain a forklift license.
  • Must be willing to work overtime, weekends and holidays if required.
  • Must be able to meet all physical requirements in accordance with the Essential Function Job Analysis.
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We are looking forward to receiving your complete application.  

Other details

  • Job Family STJ Fabrication
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
  • 1 Gordon Mills Way, St Johnsbury, VT 05819, USA