Brake Press Operator

Located in Grand Rapids, MI

Salary: 14.00

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Job Summary: A Grand Rapids manufacturer is hiring for a Brake Press Operator.  Candidate will properly change tooling, ram position, ram speed and backstop position as needed, load laser cut parts into the brake press, and forming the blanks into complete parts. The Brake Press Operator will follow the bend sequence and part prints, read a part print and understand all form symbols and angles, and pull up forming programs from previous production.

Location: Grand Rapids, NE

Position Type: Full-time, evaluation hire

Pay: $ 14.00 -16.00 per hour

Schedule: 1st shift 6:30 am - 3:00 pm Monday-Friday

Qualifications: This position requires a mechanically inclined individual. Candidate must have a minimum of 1-3 years operation of a brake press in a manufacturing company.  A history of excellent attendance and punctuality is required.  Above par math, measurement and manual dexterity are essential to the success of this position. National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) preferred, but not required.

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About Express Employment Professionals:

Express Employment Professionals is a staffing development agency assisting businesses in attracting and developing top talent. Since opening in Grand Rapids in 1996, Express has put over 20,000 people to work right here in our community. Express can help you find a job that is the perfect fit for your needs and abilities, and you will never pay a fee for our services and support. Whether you are looking for a full-time position, part-time work, or a more flexible schedule, Express has a wide range of jobs available including Administrative, Light Industrial, Skilled Trades, and Professional positions through evaluation-hire, contract, and direct hire opportunities. Let us help you today!

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Express offers a competitive benefits package for evaluation-hire and contract positions including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Holiday and Vacation Pay, 401(k), Short-Term Disability, Life, Prescription Drug Reimbursement, and Scholarships.

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1760 44th Street Southwest
Suite 10
Grand Rapids, MI 49519