Roll Grinder


Summary Job Description

Responsible for final finishes running machine. This involves tasks related to set-up, machine
operation, and disposing of chips as required.

Tools and Equipment

Roll grinder, various hand tools, chip pushers, cranes, shovels, brooms, etc. This list is not all inclusive.

Job Functions and Functional Job Task Elements

Task 1:

  • Operate Machine
  • Receive metal rolls from machine area-a jib crane can be used to lift heavier items.
  • Check prints for specific job.
  • Parts placed and measurements taken and tool marked prior to running job.
  • Need a forward reach of 32”.
  • Gripping of parts and tools.
  • May need to utilize drivers to operate the machine-can weigh up to 90#.
  • Change out bearings as needed.
  • Must monitor machine operation carefully due to close tolerance of machine operation-final finishes on neck and barrel.
  • Trunk flexion and twisting.
  • May utilize stool for sitting if needed to observe and monitor machine while running.
  • Walk back and forth to monitor machine.
  • Visual inspection of part.

Task 2:

  • Maintain Machine and Surrounding Area
  • The chips on this machine need be shoveled into pit.
  • Oil/water mix with -soda ash.
  • Check machine for maintenance: check fluids, etc.
  • Complete time sheet per job: materials and time noted.
  • Keep area clean, sweep, pick up debris, etc.



Shift: 8 hours regular shifts and 12 hours over-time shifts.

Breaks: 30 minute lunch.

Flooring: Cement, wooden platforms, grates, rubber mats.

Environment: Machine shop environment. Need to be careful with other employees while moving overhead cranes in the

Safety Equipment: Hard hat, gloves, safety glasses, and steel-toe shoes.

Strength Range: Medium-Heavy strength range.

*Benefits include; 401K, Insurance plan w/ Drug, Vision, and Dental, Life Insurance, (11) paid Holidays, Vacation time after 720 hours of service, and more!


Canton, Ohio