Brake Press Operator

Full Time La Vergne, TN

Brake Press Operator Job Duties:

  • 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.
  • Program the CNC to produce new parts meeting specifications.
  • Perform all required routine and minor maintenance activities according to procedures.
  • Configure bend allowances for sheet metal (stainless, aluminum & regular steel).
  • Ensure machine is calibrated and cleaned.
  • Read drawings and blueprints.

Brake Press Operator Skills and Qualifications:

  • Physical requirements: Ability to lift up to 50lbs repetitively, standing for the duration of your shift, working in an environment that is not climate controlled.
  • Communication skills are imperative
  • Mathematics and the ability to convert decimals to fractions and vice versa.

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