Slitter Operator

  • Department Production
  • Division: Service Center
  • Type: Full-time Hourly
  • Location: Hermitage, PA, USA

If you're looking for a rewarding career opportunity with a family run, industry leading organization, bring your experience and motivated attitude to Samuel, Son & Co. Our Stamping facility in Hermitage is looking for a Slitter Operator to join their team. They offer a stable, team-oriented environment, 100% company paid medical premiums, and a great work atmosphere.

Operate the slitter line in a safe and efficient manner by following the Set ups (SL's), directing the slitter crew, and starting each shift with a clear coil car. Assure a high level of quality and productivity on all inputs and outputs in accordance with Company, customer and product specifications.


  • Ensures that Slitter Set Up person has mounted the correct knives and positioned them correctly onto slitting arbour.
  • Makes adjustments to tables, conveyors and rollers to ensure that steel coil are properly positioned over the slitting knives.
  • Directs the helper to monitor the process, tag and band finished coils and off load finished coils.
  • Prepares entries to SL and other records of production activity as needed.
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned
  • Constantly monitors cutting process to ensure accuracy of cut, “drop” of the coil and speed of the machine.
  • Initiate action to prevent the occurrence of any non-conformities relating to product, process and quality system.
  • Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process and quality system.
  • Initiate, recommend or provide solutions through designated channels.
  • Verify the implementation of solutions.
  • Control further processing, delivery or installation of nonconforming product until the deficiency or unsatisfactory condition has been corrected.
  • Represent the needs of the customer in internal functions in addressing QS 9000 requirements.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Must have a minimum of 1 years’ experience operating a metal slitter.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

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