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KMC Stampings
Attn: Human Resources
1221 S. Park Street
Port Washington, WI 53074
Fax: 262-387-2102

Laser Setup Operator

Department: Manufacturing / Production
Location: Mineral Springs – Port Washington, WI
Posted: September 17, 2018


2nd Shift



Monday through Thursday with overtime Friday and Saturday as needed.

Position Summary

Under the direction of the Production Supervisor, the Laser Setup /Operator operates the laser to perform a variety of standardized work where procedures are prescribed to produce parts in conformance with specification.


  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • Opportunity for vertical and horizontal internal growth
  • A business casual work environment
  • Competitive, experienced-based wage
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Choice of medical insurance plans, one that offers $0 employee premium
  • Group insurance plans (medical, dental, vision, life)
  • Disability insurance
  • Tuition assistance
  • Paid personal time and vacation after 60 days
  • Ten paid holidays per year
  • Free coffee


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or abilities required.

  • Highly motivated self starter
  • Prior experience with Trumpf TruLaser 3530 and Trumpf Trumatic 600L preferred
  • Requires 6 months of relevant manufacturing experience
  • Strong reading, writing and math skills
  • Regular attendance is required; punctual, dependable
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Interpersonal skills & friendly attitude
  • Regularly required to stand, use hands to finger, handle or touch objects, tools, or controls
  • Occasionally required to sit, reach above shoulders, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Ability to work overtime or second shift when required

Key Responsibilities

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time. 

  • Setup, adjust, and operate computer controlled laser cutting machine
  • Mount, install, align, and secure tools, attachments, fixtures, and work pieces on machines
  • Setup and adjust gauges to properly position parts during equipment operation
  • Work from drawings, specifications, patterns, or templates in any combination of metric or decimal dimensions to hold tolerances
  • Quality inspection using a variety of precision measuring instruments 
  • Use scale, protractor, fixed angle and radii gauges
  • Sorting and packaging parts
  • Operates overhead crane while moving product
  • Maintains a safe & clean work environment & departmental housekeeping standards
  • Other duties as assigned or required


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