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Brake Press Operator


Pay: $18-$21/hr.

Shift: 2nd Shift

Job Responsibilities:

  • Selects, positions, and aligns dies in machine ram and bed.
  • Turns set screws or bolts to fasten clamp bar that holds dies in position.
  • Adjusts specified pressure of ram and clearance between dies to thickness of metal, as indicated by calibrated scale or feelers.
  • Lays out or details layout on work stock from blueprints or templates.
  • Positions workpiece manually or with crane, to align layout marks to dies.
  • Starts machine to lower ram or depresses pedal to activate ram that bends or cuts metal.
  • Sets stops on machine bed and repositions stock to run successive pieces, or to perform multiple operations.
  • Verifies dimensions of workpiece.
  • Grinds laps or burrs from edges of workpiece.

Required Work Experience & Skills

  • Brake press experience
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Ability to follow maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
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