Brake Press Operator
Company: Metalcraft of Mayville
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Brake Press Operator-- (2nd & 3rd) (Mayville)
Metalcraft of MayvilleMetalcraft of Mayville is an Equal
Opportunity Employer:Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with
disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identityBrake Press Operator
(2nd & 3rd) (Mayville)US-WI-MayvilleJob ID: 2022-2711Type: Regular
Full-Time# of Openings: 2Category: ManufacturingMetalcraft of
Reporting to the Brake Press Manager this role is primarily
responsible for the daily setup and operation of Cincinnati and
Amada hydraulic CNC controlled press brakes in a just-in-time
fabrication shop with some assistance provided. The Brake Press
Operator may be required to assist other operators as a helper on
key work or machines as required.
Set up and operate a hydraulic press or punch press for routine
Select correct tooling for the job task with setup documents or
Load, install and correctly set up the tools required with some
assistance from a supervisor or a lead.
Perform assigned work to time standards and quality
Account for time and work completed via online computer data
Safely operate a forklift to handle materials and completed
Make routine decisions and use problem solving to resolve basic
manufacturing issues or seek assistance.
Report and document basic material, production and quality control
Maintain performance log books on assigned area equipment, report
deficiencies to the maintenance team.
Participate in equipment preventative maintenance at the operator
Test and adjust machine speeds or actions, according to product
specifications, using gauges and hand tools.
Load workpieces, plastic material, or chemical solutions into
Read work orders or production schedules to determine
specifications, such as materials to be used, locations of cutting
lines, or dimensions and tolerances.
Install, align, and lock specified punches, dies, cutting blades,
or other fixtures in rams or beds of machines, using gauges,
templates, feelers, shims, and hand tools.
Position, align, and secure workpieces against fixtures or stops on
machine beds or on dies.
Position guides, stops, holding blocks, or other fixtures to secure
and direct workpieces, using hand tools and measuring devices.
Lubricate workpieces with oil.
Turn controls to set cutting speeds, feed rates, or table angles
for specified operations.
Set stops on machine beds, change dies, and adjust components, such
as rams or power presses, when making multiple or successive
Plan sequences of operations, applying knowledge of physical
properties of workpiece materials.
Mark identifying data on workpieces.
Grind out burrs or sharp edges, using portable grinders, speed
lathes, or polishing jacks.
Place workpieces on cutting tables, manually or using hoists,
cranes, or sledges.
Replace defective blades or wheels, using hand tools.
Adjust ram strokes of presses to specified lengths, using hand
Set blade tensions, heights, and angles to perform prescribed cuts,
Remove housings, feed tubes, tool holders, or other accessories to
replace worn or broken parts, such as springs or bushings.
Scribe reference lines on workpieces as guides for cutting
operations, according to blueprints, templates, sample parts, or
Turn valves to start flow of coolant against cutting areas or to
start airflow that blows cuttings away from kerfs.
Sharpen dulled blades, using bench grinders, abrasive wheels, or
Thread ends of metal coils from reels through slitters and secure
ends on recoilers.
Hand-form, cut, or finish workpieces, using tools such as table
saws, hand sledges, or anvils.
Preheat workpieces, using heating furnaces or hand torches.
Hone cutters with oilstones to remove nicks.
Select, clean, and install spacers, rubber sleeves, or cutters on
Ensure compliance with corporate and plant safety standards.
Other duties as assigned.
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Must have strong metal press forming and basic fabrication
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
Ability to work with various types of metal forming constraints
Previous experience with overhead crane use is desired.
Ability to use a forklift.
Demonstrated ability to effectively implement or respond to
Work in an efficient and timely manner
Aptitude to take orders and execute the same efficiently
Demonstrated detail orientation, self motivation skills and ability
Equal opportunity employer of women, minorities, protected veterans
and individuals with disabilities.
Keywords: Metalcraft of Mayville, Milwaukee , Brake Press Operator, Other , Mayville, Wisconsin
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