2nd Shift Brake Press Operator


2nd Shift Brake Press Operator 
Denton, TX
3:30-Midnight plus OT when needed

Not climate controlled 

Sets up and operates all press brakes, including numerical control press brake to bend metal to dimensions and angles.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES-Include but are not limited to the following, other duties may be applied.

Read, plan and make calculations for machine operation.

Receive job package and machine designation from supervisor.

Read job package and review blueprint to determine dimensions.

Figure bend lines and calculate size and angles using trig chart.

Plan sequence of operations applying knowledge of physical properties of metal.

Determine and select dies for operation.

Training new operators in Press Brake Operations.

Set up dies and support equipment for operation.

Request movement of materials and/or dies by Tow Motor Operator. Position and align dies in machine ram and bed using shims, rule, square or other measuring devices.

Turn set screws or bolts to fasten clamps that hold dies in position.  

Set guide stops and back gauges to obtain linear dimensions.

Measure and sight along work piece to mark reference lines.

Turn hand wheel or levers to set depth and pressure of ram stroke.  

When setting Numerical Control Brake, key in linear dimensions, angles, gauge positions, width of die opening, material thickness, die radii, die angle, and tensile strength into control panel.

Run press brake and produce parts required per job package.



Denton, Texas 76207




Primary Metal Products/ Not Elsewhere Classified


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