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Brake Operator
Ref No.: 18-00173
Location: Shirley, New York
Position Type:Right to Hire
Brake Operator
We currently have an excellent opportunity for a brake operator to join our team. The brake operator is responsible for providing all material bending operations for incoming and in-house sourced products as assigned in the time allotted and according to specifications given.

• Daily operations of the "Accupress” hydraulic/mechanical bending brake.
• Maintain departmental equipment as specified in the maintenance schedule.
• The ability to use measuring tools to verify first piece of every run.
• Request and pull material to set up work area in conformance with prevailing workmanship standard.
• Communicate with Area Lead Person daily on specific job requirements and unresolved issues.
• Create necessary fixtures to ensure repeatability and accuracy on all jobs assigned.
• Recommend improvements of department procedures to Area Lead Person.
• Maintain a safe working environment according to OSHA standards at all times.
• Inform programmer of any discrepancies within the program.

High School Diploma/GED required with five (5) years similar experience. Must be familiar with hydraulic bending brakes, including the units CPU, and have ability to read blueprints, use basic measuring devices and lift 70+ pounds.