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With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 10,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $2.4 billion in revenues in fiscal 2018. Learn more at




Top and Bottom  Grind Operator

Orwell, Ohio 




Run multiple top and bottom grinding machines producing a quality product to blueprint specifications.                                                               


Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Set up and operate any or all of the following top and bottom machines: 11" & Double disk grinder. Install, change, and dress grinding wheels where applicable.  
  • Determine amount of stock to remove while working within tolerances.     
  • Gage inserts to insure proper dimensions.  
  • Scope inserts to verify visual characteristics. 
  • Pull samples and Record inspection results on route cart.  
  • Place inserts into proper trays and move them to the next operation.  
  • Separate scrap from good inserts, document accurately.  
  • Scan correct production information. 
  • Operate other equipment as needed.   
  • Train new operators when required. 
  • Operators should be capable of setting up machines and troubleshooting basic to moderate problems.  
  • Be able to rod and pack inserts for preparation or shipment.


Education & Experience


Must have High School diploma or GED.                                                                                    





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