Kelly Services Shot Blaster Operator in Wamego, Kansas

Job Description

Kelly Services is currently hiring Shot Blasters for a top manufacturer in Wamego, KS. This is a 2nd shift opportunity working Mon-Thu from 3:30pm-2am.

Job Summary:

Operate media blasting equipment to remove scale, rust, dirt or any other contaminant from components in preparation for production processing. Moves parts in and out of blast containment room before/after processing using power material handling equipment. Maintains a safe, clean, and organized working environment. Adheres to and promotes all Company Safety and PPE policies without exception.


-Operates required equipment to blasts all required components for production activities.

-Insures proper processing sequence is followed as set forth by the facility production schedule.

-Identifies and records part numbers before processing, and re-identifies/labels components after processing.

-Performs pre-operational inspections on all shot blast equipment.

-Maintains equipment as required (ex: daily preventative maintenance)

-Maintains quality requirements as defined by Company standards. Masks off areas as needed to protect from blast media (ex: machined surfaces).

-Replace or remove grit barrels as required by production volumes.

-Handles incoming material into blast containment area and moves material to appropriate outbound locations after processing.

-Is engaged with, participates, and contributes to CPS activities.

-Adheres to all safety polices and conducts activities in a safe and organized manner.

-Takes carbon monoxide readings monthly on compressed air in helmet.

-May need to manipulate parts into position using power equipment (i.e. a hoist) in order to position parts for blasting.

-Basic math skills with the ability to understand written and oral instructions.

-Mechanical aptitude

-Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.



One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.