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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 9,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $1.9 billion in revenues in fiscal 2020. Learn more at www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Press Operator



2nd Shift 2:00 pm to 10:30 pm


Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Demonstrate operation of press after set-up without assistance.
  2. Demonstrate basic adjustments on press to control and size and weight.
  3. Able to detect attribute defects on all pressed parts.
  4. Able to select correct trays for grade and part type.
  5. Able to badge production qty’s of good and scrap pcs in MII.
  6. Able to return scrap pcs and unused powder to powder clerks.
  7. Able to consistently fill out scrap powder return cards in legible manner.



Education, Training and/or Experience:

  1. Grade 12 education.
  2. General understanding of hydraulics operation preffered.
  3. Understanding blueprints
  4. Basic computer skills.
  5. Manufacturing experience using presses preferred.
  6. Communicate effectively in English, both written and verbal.
  7. Self-motivated, with good interpersonal, organization and teamwork skills.
  8. Existing employees can be promoted and/or transferred based on Kennametal Ltd. Victoria work experience only.

As part of our core values, Kennametal is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all people.  We are an Equal Opportunity employer.

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