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press brake operator - metal products manufacturing


Source: Job Bank

Location

Pickering, ON
L1W3N7

Salary

$22.00 to $28.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Registered Apprenticeship certificate
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Metal product fabrication industry
  • Sheet metal shop

Tasks

  • Check products for correct shapes, dimensions and other specifications
  • Clean and lubricate machinery and equipment
  • Cut, bend, roll, ream, punch, drill, weld or otherwise shape and form metal stock into parts or products
  • Lay out, set up and operate one or more light or heavy metalworking machines
  • Operate presses or other forging machines to perform hot or cold forging to shape or form metal
  • Position and adjust dies on anvil of forging machinery
  • Read and interpret specifications or follow verbal instructions
  • Troubleshoot, perform corrective action or minor repairs

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Brakes
  • Computer numerical control (CNC) machines
  • Hand tools
  • Power presses
  • Shears
  • Brakes and presses
  • Press brakes and metalworking equipment

Metal forming or shaping operations experience

  • Bending
  • Flattening
  • Forming
  • Straightening

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Overtime required
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Work under pressure

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

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