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Brake Press Operator - $20-$25/hour



Posting ID: JP-002023905

Full Time
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Hiring Brake Press Operators

1st shift





Candidates will be responsible to bend, cut, form and fit sheet metal from blue prints. Will be using fabricating machines such as cutoff saws, shears, rolls, brakes, presses, forming machines, spinning machines, and punch, that cut, shape, and bend metal. Reads job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirements. Sets, stops, or guides to specified length as indicated by scale, rule, or template. Positions work piece against stops, manually or using hoist, or aligns layout marks with die or blades. Pushes button or depresses pedal to activate machine. Observes machine operation to detect work piece defects or machine malfunction. Measures work piece dimensions using rule, template, or other measuring instruments to determine accuracy of machine operation. Removes burrs, sharp edges, rust, or scale from work piece, using file, hand grinder, or wire brush. Performs minor machine maintenance, such as oiling machines, dies, or work pieces. May rivet and spot-weld work pieces when needed. Must read and understand layouts, job packets and blue prints for parts being fabricated, even if it is a repeat job. This includes understanding of dimensions and tolerances of finished parts.


Blueprint, Fabrication, Aerospace, sheet metal, blueprint reading, Press brake, Brake press, shear press, punch press

Top Skills Details:

Brake Press, Shear Press, Fabrication

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Aerospace experience.

Technical knowledge of machines and measuring equipment as required to fabricate parts.

Ability to lift 40lbs on a consistent basis.

Blueprint reading skills and fabrication knowledge.

Able to bend more complex parts and create complex parts for jobs.

Follow required procedures and use appropriate tooling to setup up each machine for the job as needed.

Able to operate machines on various metals with little or no supervision.

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jean Chambers

Phone: (410) 579-3072


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