Press Brake Operator
Posted: December 17, 2016
Reference ID: 291506348
Responsible for operating press break on machine. Fits and fabricates structural steel, completes layout, and inspects finished product.
Operate press break machine.
Run bend and forming operations using standard and custom punches.
Use a CNC controller to input information into machine.
Adjust ram and back gauge locations per process control instructions and blueprints.
Checks height, depth and thickness using micrometers, dial indicators, calipers, gauges and other precision-measuring instruments.
Perform complex programming using all features of the press brake.
Work with tight tolerances.
Produce parts for assembly operations.
Meet customer specifications and delivery requirements.
Program the CNC to produce new parts meeting specifications.
Perform spot inspections of parts.
Perform all required routine and minor maintenance activities according to procedures.
Complete and maintain paperwork.
Identify assembly parts.
Set up light gauge metal.
Configure bend allowances for sheet metal (stainless, aluminum & regular steel).
Check machine for defects and repair if necessary.
Ensure machine is calibrated and cleaned.
Read drawings and blueprints.
Minimum 2 years of experience Setup and operating Press Brake.
Cincinnati press brake a plus.
Starting pay is $16.40 - $16.98 per hour depending on shift and will be at $16.96 - $17.54 per hour in 60 days with good attendance performance. Eligible to go permanent after a minimum of 90 days.