PRESS BRAKE OPERATOR (2ND SHIFT) - Winder, GA
Olympic Steel, a leading national steel service center, is seeking a talented addition to our staff. We offer a competitive benefits package including medical / dental, and 401(k).
Status: Full Time
The Press Brake Operator is responsible for operating the power press, power brake, apron brake, swaging machine, foot-powered press, hydraulic press, or arbor press according to specifications. The operator will set stops on machine bed and adjust components when making multiple or successive passes. The Press Brake Operator will also install, align, and secure gears, holding fixtures, dies to machine bed, using gauges, templates, feelers, shims, and hand tools. The operator is also responsible for measuring material and verifying dimensions and weight, using micrometer, template, straightedge, and scale. The Press Brake Operator will inspect material for defects, and plan sequence of operations, applying knowledge of physical properties of metal.
The operator will preheat material, using heating furnace or hand torch.
•General knowledge of crane operation and ancillary lifting devices.
•Basic math skills required.
•Working knowledge of general computer programs strongly preferred.
•Previous experience with precision instruments preferred.
•Self-motivated with ability to work under general supervision.
•Detail oriented with ability to inspect material for quality conformance through the use of measuring devices and drawings.
•Team oriented with effective communication skills.
•Fine motor and gross motor coordination.
•Functional literacy required.
Qualified, interested candidates may submit applications below. Resumes will not be accepted without a complete application.
For Internal Applicants: Current Olympic Steel employees must meet minimum job qualifications, have a current performance rating of satisfactory or better and have completed at least 90 days of service in their current position. Some service time exceptions may apply.