Stranding Machine Operator
Company: WireCo Worldgroup
Location: Rosenberg , TX
Category: Manufacturing, General
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 3/8/2018

The Stranding Machine Operator is responsible for setting up, loading and operating the
stranding machine and making necessary adjustments to ensure the quality of the
strand meets required specifications.  The Strander Operator is responsible for his/her
own safety and the safety of those around the stranding machine.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Record set-up information at the start of each order.
  • Load in full bobbins with the use of appropriate mechanical devices.
  • Weld or knot new wire with old wire in the machine from previous order (if
  • Thread machine by pulling wire through guides and stranding heads.
  • Secure, install and adjust the proper dies, stranding head, post-former and
    carboloy rings as required by the order.
  • Set the proper lay according to order specifications.
  • Twist the new strand together and pick the wires into the proper strand
  • Adjust bobbin tension and die pressure at the beginning of the order and as
    required throughout the entire order.
  • Inspect and replace tensioning devices as needed.
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment.
  • Perform all job duties in accordance with work instructions and quality standards.



  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance.
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)

For a full explaination of our benefits visit:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Strander Operators will be required to use JDE TranCollector scan guns to issue
    and return material from a work order.  Scan guns will also be used to record
    production and print production tags. Strander Operators should possess math
    skills and mechanical aptitude. 
  • Stranding machine operators must have the
    ability to use and read micrometers, tape measure, feeler gauge, and basic hand
  • Standing/walking on concrete floors for 12-hour shifts.  Pushing/pulling, lifting up
    to 50 lbs.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Prefer previous manufacturing experience that includes the use of measuring
    devices and the use of basic math skills.
Rosenberg, Texas
1615 Spur 529
Rosenberg , TX 77471
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