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Press Brake Operator
Ref No.: 18-05102
Location: LANCASTER, New York

* Special Requirements:
2nd shift DOE + 10% shift differetial Temp to Hire
Over-time required 2 hours extra daily + some weekend

Title: Brake Press Operator Grade: 3
Reports to: Value Stream Team Leader Job Code: TBD


Sets up and operates the press to produce parts and wraps conforming to specified angles and dimensions of print or to production needs.


1. Operates the Brake Press and other machinery used in the production process, or assists other machine operators.
2. Programs the brake press for first production piece, inspects own work with little or no supervision.
3. Confirms machine set up with periodic checks – maintains quality throughout a production run.
4. Works in a fast paced environment with fast changing priorities.
5. Follows established safety and environmental policies, procedures and methods applicable to the work area.
6. Performs other duties as necessary.


• High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

• 2 - 3 years of experience in sheet metal manufacturing and/or assembly environment.
• Proven experience with CNC (Cincinnati & Amada).

• Basic knowledge of hand tools such as tape measure, wrenches, drills, calipers, etc.
• Basic level math skills including fractions and decimals and an understanding of angles.
• Ability to read from a schematic.
• Ability to identify and determine material thicknesses in gauges.
• Ability to use problem solving tools to troubleshoot products.
• Computer skills including MS Office, Lotus Notes and ability to learn Client business systems.