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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 www.kennametal.com.

Technical Process Operator

Rogers, Arkansas

Shift: 3rd (11p-7:30a)




Kennametal has an immediate need for a Technical Process Operator in its Rogers, AR facility. Benefits include: climate-controlled plant, competitive starting pay rates, medical benefits on day 1 of employment, generous paid time off, paid holidays, 401k retirement plan and many others. 


The Technical Process Operator will play a key role in the manufacture of various products using carbide powder per established facility processes including safety, set-up, calibration, in-process inspection, maintenance and other operations. 


Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Working in a team environment safely, operating complex production equipment and tools in the manufacture and packaging of various products.
  • Following blueprints, guidelines, diagrams and schematics to ensure product and customer specifications and tolerance levels are met.
  • Executing equipment calibration, preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and sustained production.
  • Modify existing equipment and helping design new equipment for continual manufacturing process improvement, providing quality control and in-process production testing.


Education & Experience:


  • High diploma or GED
  • 1-3 years relevant work experience
  • Knowledge in manufacturing safety, technical manufacturing, teamwork, communication, business acumen, trouble shooting, problem solving, and quality control

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Nearest Major Market: Fayetteville

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