Press Operator - Henderson


Located in Henderson, TN

Salary: $10-$12

Press Operators needed in Henderson, TN

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following.

  • Set up and operate a stamping press for routine established work.
  • Select correct tooling for the job task with setup documents or supervisor/lead assistance.
  • Load, install and correctly set up the tools required with some assistance from    supervisor/lead.
  •  Perform assigned work to time standards and quality expectations.
  • Account for time and work completed, properly fill out daily tickets and maintain an accurate press log book.
  • Safely operate a forklift to handle materials and completed work.
  • Make routine decisions and use problem solving to resolve basic manufacturing issues or seek assistance.
  • Report and document basic material, production and quality control issues.
  • Participate in equipment preventative maintenance at the operator level.


  • Must have strong metal press forming and basic fabrication background.
  • Minimum 1 year experience in a manufacturing environment is strongly desired.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of fabrication, hydraulic press and/or punch operations including basic set up is desired.
  • Competent at basic dimensional measuring and able to quickly learn the use of precision  measurement tools.
  • Demonstrated competency in basic shop math.
  • Basic ability to read and understand blueprints and other shop drawing aids.
  • Ability to work with various types of metal forming constraints with guidance.
  •  Ability to operate a forklift.
  • Flexible and responsive with a strong teamwork orientation.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Desire to learn new skills and improve technical knowledge.
  • Strong orientation toward quality, safety and continuous improvement.
  • Ability to work well in a fast paced environment to meet team expectations.
  • Excellent attendance.
  • Abide all company rules and policies consistently; especially regarding safety and quality procedures.
  • Perform duties in accordance with all federal, state, local and company rules.


  • Lift, carry, push and or pull 1 – 50 lbs frequently.
  • Squat/kneel, bend/stoop, twist/turn, grasp and reach overhead and outward frequently.
  • Sit, stand and walk for 1 – 10 hours per day.
  • Work in a fast paced industrial environment wearing hearing protection, vision protection, gloves,

Express Office: Jackson
196 Carriage House
Jackson, TN 38305
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