Press Brake Operator

Buffalo, Minnesota
Up to $23.00 Hourly DOE
Feb 10, 2017
Mar 12, 2017
PBO 02 2017
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Position Scope

Class A setup and operate computer controlled LVD, Niagra and Accupress press brakes from 80 to 120 Tons.  Work in a safe and productive manner.


  • Set-up and operate a brake press in accordance with established procedures and guidelines.
  • Read and interpret blueprints and diagrams to properly calibrate brake press to specifications.
  • Adjust machine settings to complete forming jobs according to specification, accurately and in a timely fashion.
  • Perform a first article and in-process inspection report.
  • Read tape measures and protractors, calipers and other tools necessary to perform job.

Qualifications Needed:

  • Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 5 years direct work experience (recent) programming, performing set-up and operation of press brakes.
  • Candidates should be able to set up jobs without supervision from day of hire.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently in order to derive and communicate information from manufacturing documents.
  • Good communication, multi-tasking skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to stand/​sit or walk for up to 10 hours per day
  • Ability to regularly lift and twist the torso with packages of up to 25 pounds
  • Occasionally lift up to 90 pounds.

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