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Brake Press Setup Operator

Location: Pickering

Number of positions: 1

Work Hours: TBD

Pay: $22.00-$30.00 per hour

Start Date: Immediately

Main Responsibilities:

AMADA & CINCINATTI brake presses, Shears, Computer numerical control (CNC) machines

·        Determine cut sizes on parts using correct Bend Allowance calculations

·        Check products for correct shapes, dimensions and other specifications.

·        Lay out, set up and operate brake press machines and back stops

·        Read and interpret drawings or follow verbal instructions to bump, bend, roll, or otherwise shape and form metal stock into parts or products

·        Operate metalworking machines to cut, punch, drill, shape or straighten sheet metal

·         Measure and mark sheet metal according to templates and layouts

Job Requirements:

·        Safety-first mindset

·        Able to work independently and as a team

·        Able to stand for long periods of time

·        Strong English Communication/Comprehension skills

·        Basic math skills (measuring)

·        Experience working with hand/power tools is an asset

·        Knowledge of Press Machines is an asset

Number of Years of Previous Experience Required:

Brake Press Operation: 5 years (preferred)

AMADA or CINCINATTI Brake Press: 5 years (preferred)

Bend Allowance calculations: 5 years (preferred)

– Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW): 5 years (preferred)

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