• Measure completed workpieces to verify conformance to specifications, using micrometers, gauges, calipers, templates, or tape measures.
• Perform first piece inspections and examine completed workpieces for defects.
• Read work orders, production schedules and blueprints to determine specifications, such as materials to be used, locations of bending lines, or dimensions and tolerances.
• Set up, operate, and tend machines to bend or straighten metal material.
• Start machines, monitor their operations, and record operational data.
• Test and adjust machine speeds or actions, according to product specifications, using gauges and hand tools.
• Install, align, and lock specified punches, dies, or other fixtures in rams or beds of machines, using gauges, shims, and hand tools.
• Perform preventative maintenance on machines when necessary.
• Position, align, and secure workpieces against fixtures or stops on machine beds or on dies.
• Adjust ram strokes of presses to specified lengths.
• Operate forklift, crane and hoist when necessary.
• Position guides, stops, holding blocks, or other fixtures to secure and direct workpieces, using hand tools and measuring devices.
• Plan sequences of operations, applying knowledge of physical properties of workpiece materials.
• Grind out burrs or sharp edges, using portable grinders.
• Other duties as assigned.
High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED) is Required
Preferred Education and Experience
1. Minimum of 1 year of manufacturing experience (press brake preferred).
2. Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
3. Prior use of calipers and gauges and ability to read tape measure.
4. Strong mechanical aptitude.
5. Proficient math skills, specifically geometry and fraction conversion.
Positions available on all shifts
1st shift: Monday – Friday, 5am – 3pm
2nd shift: Monday – Thursday, 3pm – 3am
Weekend shift: Friday – Sunday, 12:30pm – 1am (work 36 hours, paid for 40 hours)