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Press Brake Operator - Apply Now

Company: Werner Co
Location: Cary
Posted on: October 16, 2021

Job Description:


Press Brake Operator



Key Responsibilities (Essential Job Functions):


  • Works with Supervisor to ensure required product is produced.
  • Knows and observes all safety rules and precautions for safe operation of machines:
  • Maintains high quality standards of Knaack LLC.
  • Keeps area safe, neat, clean, and orderly.
  • Reports all problems with machines to Supervisor and Maintenance. Reports to Plant Supervisor all damaged tooling and makes Maintenance aware of all tooling that needs to be sharpened.
  • Check all fluid levels and maintain weekly.
  • Knowledge of parts being fabricated.
  • Be able to read blueprints and make setups from blueprints and information furnished.
  • Must be able to use test instruments, such as a steel rule, caliper, and micrometer.
  • Properly label all parts produced.
  • Maintain production records as required.
  • Utilize bar code Dispatch Report to insure real production time entry.
  • Maintain inventory of machine parts and tooling as required.
  • Rotates stock to use oldest stock first.
  • Assist Purchasing in maintaining adequate levels of material.
  • Auto Punch Press Operator Only: Has knowledge and understanding of load analyzer and parts detector equipment.
  • Set personal goals and objectives with Supervisor and continue to look for ways to improve quality and productivity.
  • Perform such other duties as directed by Supervisor and/or Management.


Experience & Education:

  • Previous experience with CAD and CNC programming a plus.
  • Experience in reading blue prints and using basic measuring tools, able to perform basic math with fractions and decimals.
  • 2-3 years of experience preferred.
  • High School or GED.


Key Competencies:


Competencies needed to function fully within the position:

  • Basic knowledge of auto punch press / punch press, blueprints, and

      measuring tools.

  • Must have general knowledge of die changing.


Special Physical Requirements:


  • Standing, walking, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, handling, fingering, feeling, talking, hearing, far and near activity, depth perception, visual accommodation.
  • Must be able to lift fifty pounds and be able to push or pull one hundred twenty-five pounds.


Specific / Specialized Job Functions not covered under essential:

  • Information and Direction from written and verbal instructions, blue prints, and Dispatch Reports.




Keywords: Werner Co, Elgin , Press Brake Operator - Apply Now, Other , Cary, Illinois

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