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PDS Tech Inc Clean Room Technician-1st Shift in Waukesha, Wisconsin

Removal of excess metal from plates in preparation for heat treat or machining processes. Separate the gates and risers from refiner plates and perform inspections according to Valmet VAC to ensure quality of refiner plates. To be accomplished through cross training in the following areas of the department: Shake Out Operation, Cut Off Operation, and Finish Grind Operation.


Follow all safety policies and procedures to produce quality parts for our customers

Report safety issues when they occur or unsafe conditions

Participate in the Behavior-Based Safety Program as required

Report quality related problems to team members and team lead; help troubleshoot issue

Operate shaker and reclaim system

Hang plates onto carrier system

Complete routing cards and other required quality or scrap tracking documents

Set up and run cup grinder, horizontal disc grinder or die grinder

Setup and safely run snag grinder

Change grinding stones and discs

Perform cut off and knock off operations

Check plates for wrap utilizing wrap gauge

Pack segments into storage tubs for transfer to heat treat or machining processes

Prepare packaging slips

Use hand tools as position requires

Inspect parts at the completion of process

Perform basic machine maintenance

Check tools for accuracy

Operate forklift

Provide customer and supplier feedback

Versatility in all skills in the Cleaning Room Department

Perform general housekeeping duties

Other duties as assigned


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be trainable and learn quickly

  • Must have a high level of initiative

  • Desire to work in a fast-paced team environment

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Ability to push or pull heavy loads with the assistance of a wheeled cart, hoist or other lift assist equipment

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working in a foundry environment a plus

Experience with grinding, cutoff saw or welding equipment

Communication: Strong verbal and written communication skills, including excellent listening skills

Computer Skills: Basic Microsoft Office skills required, JD Edwards

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.