Press Brake Operator

Champlin, MN

Job Description
We are seeking a skilled and experienced Press Brake Operator to join our team. As a Press Brake Operator, you will be responsible for operating, and maintaining our press brake machines to produce high-quality precision sheet metal components. Your expertise in reading blueprints, selecting appropriate tooling, and adjusting machine settings will be essential to ensure accurate and efficient bending operations.
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Operate press brake machines to bend and form sheet metal components according to engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Interpret and analyze blueprints, technical drawings, and work orders to determine bending sequences, dimensions, and tolerances.
  • Select the appropriate tooling, such as punches and dies, based on material type, thickness, and bending requirements.
  • Adjust machine settings, including speed, depth, and angle, to achieve precise bends and shapes.
  • Load and position sheet metal blanks onto the machine, ensuring proper alignment and positioning.
  • Monitor the production process to ensure consistent quality and make necessary adjustments as needed.
  • Perform routine maintenance on press brake machines, including cleaning, lubricating, and replacing worn or damaged tooling.
  • Inspect finished parts for accuracy, quality, and adherence to specifications.



  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting blueprints, technical drawings, and specifications.
  • Strong knowledge of press brake machine setup, operation, and maintenance.
  • Ability to select appropriate tooling based on material type, thickness, and bending requirements.
  • Skilled in adjusting machine settings to achieve precise bends and shapes.
  • Familiarity with different types of sheet metal materials and their properties.
  • Attention to detail and ability to perform accurate measurements.
  • Second shift Monday through Thursday 2:15pm to 11:45pm, and Friday 2:15pm to 6:15pm


Post Date: 09.16.2023

Salary: $22.00 /hr - $28.00 /hr

Shift: 2nd

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