Brake Press Operator


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Located in Indianapolis, IN

Salary: $18.00-22.00

Our client, a metal fabricating company in Fishers, IN, needs a Brake Press Operator to join their team. You will operate Brake Press equipment to bend sheet metal to specified dimensions by interpreting blueprints and physical layout.  If you have the right attitude and experience, we’d love to talk to you about it.


Hours: Monday-Thursday 6am to 4:30pm; Friday 6am to 10am; Saturday 6am to 12pm


Pay: $18.00-$22.00 per hour TO START


What Will You Be Doing As a Brake Press Operator?

  • Selects proper dies for the part material and size of bend.
  • Sets brake press stroke per material thickness and bend.
  • Sets backstop to correct dims per print.
  • Positions work piece onto brake press by hand, per print. May need second person for larger items.
  • Remove parts from brake press and inspect per print.

What Experience Do YouNeed To Have As a Brake Press Operator?

  • High school education or equivalent is required; trade school with mechanical training is strongly preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing/fabrication environment.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Must be able to operate power hand tools such as pneumatic grinders.
  • Understanding of basic measuring devices.
  • Good understanding of basic machine operations and safety awareness.
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all personnel.
  • Previous experience working on Brake Press systems is desired.
  • Experience operating a fork truck and overhead cranes is beneficial.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Capable of standing for long periods of time and be able to bend, stoop, kneel and occasionally climb ladders.
  • Ability to use both hands to lift and position metal sheets and plates.
  • Ability to wear PPE including safety glasses, hand, foot and hearing protection for extended time periods

What’s in it for you as a Brake Press Operator?

  • Weekly Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental
  • 401K
  • Paid time off

Ways to Apply:

  • Call: (317) 596-9370
  • Online: please visit
  • Send your resume to


Express Office: Fishers (Indianapolis North)
7259 Fishers Landing Drive
Fishers, IN 46038
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