Press Brake Operator


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Located in Bay City, MI

Salary: Up to $13.00/hr.

TITLE:  Press Brake Operator

Location:  Tri-City Area

Schedule:  2nd shift

Pay Range:  $10-$13 per hour.

Job Purpose : Responsible for setting up and operating press break machines to form parts. Fits and fabricates steel, completes layout, and inspects finished product. At least 2 years experience required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Read drawings and blueprints.
  • Program/ set up and operate an Amada Press Brake.
  • Load the machine with sheet metal for production and adjust machine speeds as necessary
  • Periodically inspect the parts of a machine produces by comparing the parts blueprint using rulers, micrometers, calipers and other specialized measuring devices.
  • Run bend and forming operations using standard and custom punches.
  • Adjust ram and back gauge locations per process control instructions and blueprints.
  • Checks height, depth and thickness using micrometers, dial indicators, gauges and other precision-measuring instruments.
  • Perform complex programming using all features of the press brake.
  • Work with tight tolerances.
  • Produce parts for assembly operations.
  • Meet customer specifications and delivery requirements.
  • Perform spot inspections of parts.
  • Perform all required routine and minor maintenance activities according to procedures.
  • Complete and maintain paperwork.
  • Identify assembly parts.
  • Set up light gauge metal.
  • Configure bend allowances for sheet metal (stainless, aluminum & regular steel).
  • Check machine for defects.
  • Ensure machine is calibrated and cleaned

Please email your resume to: or fax to:  989-832-8263.


Express Office: Midland
5800 Eastman Avenue
Suite 203
Midland, MI 48640
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