Zekelman Industries

Cut off/Bundler Operator

Job Locations US-MI-Plymouth
Job ID
# of Openings
Hourly Full-Time

Job Description



Do you want to work for a stable, growing organization that reaches back more than 130 years?  Our steel tube and pipe products have helped build landmarks and buildings in North America; Come build your career at Zekelman Industries!

Atlas Tube, a division of Zekelman Industries is looking for a Cut off/Bundler Operator at our plant in Plymouth, MI. This position reports to the production supervisor and plant manager. The Cut off/Bundler Operator is responsible for operating the cut off and bundler to ensure a quality product is produced to the required specifications.



  • Follow workplace safety practices set forth by Atlas Tube Inc. Policy
  • Follow verbal and written instructions
  • Work from rolling schedules to ensure that proper size, gauge, length and material bundle configuration is being processed
  • Adjust turkshead rolls as required to ensure that straightness tolerances are maintained
  • Assist in the performance of mill changeovers; Set up cutoff press for each size
  • Change shear blade, crosscut blade and dies; adjust guide rolls as required
  • Set up and operate Willet stencil equipment
  • Adjust cart rollers and bundling arms for bundle configuration changes
  • Cut quality samples on heat number changes
  • Use computer to process tags for each bundle produced
  • Non-conform any bundles that are, or appear to be, out of specification
  • Fill out all operating reports and quality reports as required
  • Clean slugs from press
  • Program bundling station to bundle proper size, configuration and strapping positions
  • Train others on the Cutoff/Bundler Operator job responsibilities
  • Follow LOTO procedures
  • Assist in mill changeovers
  • Report any irregularities or malfunctions to managers and/or maintenance
  • Assist maintenance in making repairs
  • Assist other operators when required during breakdowns, bottlenecks, and scheduled downtime
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area
  • Other duties as assigned



  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Basic Computer Knowledge
  • Strong multi-tasking skills
  • Use of micrometers
  • Use of cutting torches
  • Hi-Lo License/Crane License Preferred
  • Knowledge of all mill workstation practices
  • Knowledge of the causes of mill production equipment malfunction and less than satisfactory performance
  • Regular, full-time, predictable onsite attendance per the posted schedule is an essential function of this role
  • Lead and promote health and safety work practices as required by regulatory agencies and company policy


 Zekelman Industries offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits, including low cost, high quality medical and dental benefits.  In addition, we have an amazing tuition assistance program, a bonus plan, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, immediate vesting and much more.




We are Zekelman Industries.


We manufacture superior quality tubular and related products and provide outstanding service for our valued customers.


We seek to continuously advance the skills and opportunities of our employees, utilizing the latest technology and management tools available to consistently increase profitability and the enterprise value of Zekelman Industries and of our customers.



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