The Band Saw Operator is primarily responsible for the precision cutting of metal material in a timely
manner. This position must maintain a high quality work, high level of attention to detail while ensuring
personal productivity and safe operation of the machinery.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Reviews and interprets written work instructions
  • Operates band saws and other fabrication shop machinery
    • Ability to utilize fabrication equipment such as: threading machine, bender, stationary
      belt sander, drill press, bench grinder, hand tools, measuring tools…etc.
  • Accurately uses measuring devices to ensure accuracy of cut orders
  • Effectively prioritize work loads and use of available resources within time constraints
  • Assists with keeping the warehouse in an orderly and clean state, following all company safety
  • Responsible for quality control of all personal cut orders
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience and/or previous training is preferable in operating a bandsaw;
  • Ability to read and interpret documents furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule forms
    such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, quality manuals and procedure
  • Ability to deal with problems involving variables in standardized situations;
  • Ability to read a tape measure;
  • Ability to perform simple shop math, convert decimals to fractional equivalents;
  • Thorough knowledge of various types of metals, their physical properties and how to work with


  • The employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel a
    computer mouse or other computer equipment; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear; use
    hands and arms to reach for, grasp and manipulate objects; stand, climb or balance and stoop,
    kneel, crouch, or crawl;
  • May be required to move or traverse considerable distances in the facility during the course of
    a workday;
  • Must have the physical abilities to perform essential warehouse tasks;
  • Must have the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. to a height of 3-4 feet and load product into trucks;
  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position for an extended period of time;
  • Ability to ascend/descend a ladder to pull or put away product from shelving and racking;
  • Ability to safely operate machinery

Working Conditions:

  • Warehouse facility with daily exposure to one or more of the following:
    • Moderate to severe noise level (equipment);
    • Slightly slippery surfaces;
    • Moderate air pollution (dust);
    • Moderate vibration (equipment, tools);
    • Moving objects (forklift).
  • Work required both inside and outside of the warehouse, with temperature exposure between
    50-100 degrees inside.

Starting wage $16-$17 depending on experience.

Application Process:

If you are interested in applying for this position, please go to www.acmetool.com and apply.


Acme is committed to taking a more vocal, proactive, and hands-on approach to equity work – both internally and within the communities in which we operate. We achieve this by fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion. The collective sum of the individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, inventiveness, innovation, self-expression, unique capabilities and talent that our employees invest in their work represents a critical part of our company culture.

We embrace and encourage our employees’ differences in age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other characteristics that make our employees unique.

The equal employment opportunity policy of Acme provides for a fair and equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants regardless of race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability or genetic information, in compliance with applicable federal, state and local law. Acme hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

Acme reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities to enable them to receive equal employment opportunity and/or perform the essential functions of the job, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship to the Company. 


About Acme Construction Supply Co, Inc.

For over 60 years Acme has been a trusted and respected name in the construction supply industry. When Acme started out in 1953 our primary mission was servicing our customers, and today we remain focused on that goal.  At Acme, our customers come first.

Acme Construction Supply Co., Inc. was formed in 1953 as West Pacific Sales Company with locations in Portland, Oregon and Seattle, Washington. The name Acme Tool and Specialty was adopted in 1982 and had remained unchanged until 1994. In 1994, the name change to Acme Construction Supply was initiated to better describe our broad scope of service within the industry.

Today, Acme Construction Supply is a dynamic total quality organization servicing the commercial construction, residential housing, industrial maintenance, and consumer markets. Through the use of progressive technology, Acme is on the cutting edge of the construction distribution industry. Acme serves the West Coast market with stores in the Portland, Seattle, Reno, San Francisco, and Phoenix areas.