Brake Press Set-Up Operator

Brake Press Set-Up Operator

ADD ON Staffing Solutions The Employee Advantage
ADD ON Staffing Solutions April 27, 2018 - May 28, 2018

ADD ON Staffing Solutions

The Employee Advantage

Our client, an industry leader in metal stamping, has an immediate opening for experienced Brake Press Set-Up Operators for its Woodbury, MN headquarters. Our client company provides safe, clean, well-lit and environmentally controlled work places located in Woodbury, MN (HQ) and Eagan, MN. An excellent suite of benefits including medical, dental, 401(k) plan, vacation time and holidays is offered upon hire by our client company.


Current openings:


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

2nd Shift: 3:15pm-1:45am ?Monday-Thursday

2nd Shift: 3:15pm-11:45pm Monday-Friday

3rd Shift: 8:00pm – 6:30am Monday-Thursday

Weekend: 3:00pm – 3:30am Friday-Sunday (work 36, paid 40hrs)


These are Contract-To-Hire opportunities (60 Days) in a union shop and compensation starts at $18/hour up to $25/hour, depending on qualifications and experience.


Requirements & Responsibilities:

  • Set-up and operate Cincinnati Brake Press machines using such materials as: stainless steel and cold rolled steel.

  • Ability to prepare and run complex bend setups and forming operations. This includes custom punch/die tooling used in combination with standard tooling.

  • Execute complex programming using all features of the brake press such as bending at angles, offset bends, proper back gauge transfer between steps, delays, etc.

  • Ability to perform math, and measure part dimensions using a variety of instruments such as calipers, protractors, micrometers, dial indicators, height gauges etc.

  • Candidate must thoroughly understand concepts of tool and die application

  • Must be able to visualize the required tooling based on part review alone

  • Decide how to anchor/nest part to produce accurate results

  • Must be able to read prints, utilize GD&T, track results maintaining accurate records, have a good understanding of equipment used to produce parts, and finalize part approval

  • Must be able to utilize the following equipment, surface grinder, radial arm, Bridgeport – horizontal and vertical, EZ trac or digital read outs, band saw, bench lathe, drill press among others

  • Experience with KeyCreator or other CAD programs is preferred

  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs.


Skills & Competencies:

2-3 Years experience in Brake Press set-up and operations

Strong work ethic and good attendance

Must be able to read and interpret drawing, understand and follow verbal direction

Must adhere to company safety requirements

Proficient in shop math

Detail orientated

Familiarity of ISO procedures a plus


Additional Information:

HS Diploma or equivalent is required

Candidates must pass drug screen and criminal background screen as well as a pre-employment physical prior to hire by client company

Steel Toe boots are required


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