Machine Operator/ PressBrake

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_525854

Location

Warwick

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD17.5-18.5/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Providence/Cranston, RI - (USA) 1375 Park Avenue Suite 3 RI Cranston , RI 02920

ContactNumber

401-942-0323

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY:

The Machine Operator sets up and operates metal fabrication machines (saws, shears, brakes, punch/drill presses,

etc. in accordance with quality/quantity standards; may train other employees on department operations.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

 The Machine Operator reviews shop operations packets and engineering drawings to insure that

incoming material is correct.

 Based on production specifications and/or Group Lead instructions, selects and sets-up tools, equipment

and machines required for quality production.

 Reviews machine tooling requirements and plans set-up and operations to optimize flow of work through

the cell/ department.

 As specified, inspects and checks production to insure production output meets requirements.

 Utilizes properly calibrated precision measuring instruments when performing inspections.

 Makes machine and tooling adjustments to bring non-conforming out-put to specifications.

 Informs the Group Lead/Supervisor of any operating or material condition that would interfere with

quality/quantity production.

 Performs routine operator maintenance and operational checks on all departmental tools and equipment,

to include tool sharpening, machine oiling, fluid replacement, pressure checks, safety switch functioning,

etc.

 The Machine Operator segregates and periodically disposes of scrap material into approved collection

containers.

 In performing assigned duties, lifts and/or moves up to and including 75 lbs.

 Standing, walking, bending, crouching, squatting, kneeling, reaching, and climbing are all required

motions of the job.

 Operates material handling equipment when moving materials into, around, or out of the work cell.

 Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

 Trains others in job functions as required.

 Performs all work in accordance with acceptable quality standards.

 Performs all work in a safe manner, to include proper use of personal protective equipment.

 Maintains an accurate record of all work performed in the appropriate company format.

 Maintains work area, tools and equipment in a neat, clean and orderly manner.

QUALIFICATIONS / JOB SPECIFICATIONS:

 High School graduate or equivalent.

 Ability to read and write, in order to comply with written instructions and complete job-related paperwork.

 Five years previous experience in a sheet metal fabrication facility and familiarity with metric blueprint

dimensioning preferred.