Machine Operator (Culvert Pipe – Helical)

TrueNorth Steel

Huron, SD

POSITION: Pipe Production Tech - Helical
SHIFT: Monday - Thursday, 6:30 am - 5:00 pm (OT as needed)
PAY RATE: $19.00 - $22.00+ per hour (DOE) + Full Benefits Package
TrueNorth Steel is in search of dependable, focused candidates, with a dedication to safety. If this sounds like you, apply to be a Pipe Production Apprentice! No experience necessary! Employee will be responsible for various types of spiral mill machine operation, including re-corrugation machines, welding, and weld finishing operations to manufacture corrugated steel pipe.
TrueNorth Steel is dedicated to the values of Safety, Integrity, Humility, Focus, Knowledge, Commitment, and Confidence in everyday work. Our Pipe Production Operators remain focused to work safely and deliver superb quality to our customers. Join our team of Game Changers!
TrueNorth Steel offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees, which includes an excellent health/dental package, disability, life insurance, flexible spending account benefits, profit-sharing, 401(k) with company match, and paid time off.

**All candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen (No longer testing for THC/cannabis)

Employee is responsible for various types of spiral mill machine operation, including recorrugator machines, welding and weld finishing operations to manufacture corrugated steel pipe to customer drawings, specifications or other forms of instruction.
  • Follow all company safety and quality requirements
  • Ability to change tooling corrugations according to print.
  • Ability to set machine for different gages.
  • Knowledge of overhead crane used to move coils.
  • Assist with all scheduled/unscheduled repairs.
  • Use of wire feed and arc welding equipment.
  • Maintain accurate daily production reports.
  • Assist with all scheduled/unscheduled repairs.
  • Poly recoating of poly coated products.
  • Ability to work in adverse weather conditions (heat, cold, rain and wind).
  • Willing to work flexible hours and overtime or weekends as needed.
  • Prompt and dependable attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Read and follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Basic mechanical aptitude.
  • Blue print and drawing knowledge.
  • Knowledge of power tools (drills, gas powered chop saws, etc.).
  • Knowledge of measuring equipment.
  • Accept responsibility, account for his/her actions and perform work accurately and thoroughly.
  • Communicate effectively with others using the spoken word and in writing clearly and concisely.
  • Actively attend to, convey and understand the comments and questions of others.
  • The trait of being dependable and trustworthy.
  • Work at a sustained pace and produce quality work and bring energy to the performance of a task.
  • Focus on a goal and obtain a pre-determined result and perform to the best of their ability.
  • Embrace and demonstrate the qualities of the TrueNorth Steel Game Changer definition.
  • No experience required!