Vanderlande North America Press Brake Operator in Acworth, Georgia
The Bending Operator produces machine-formed products (product components) made from ferrous or non-ferrous materials in accordance with the work orders and technical information issued. The professional expertise of the Press Brake Operator lies in their ability to personally set the machine using cnc programs to produce products of the right quality. The Press Brake Operator programs simple products and uses the correct bending tools for the job in question.
This position reports to the Production Manager
Essential Functions (Job Duties and Responsibilities):
Performs all set up and tear down of the related equipment
Calculates and set machine controls to position tools, speed and feed
Inserts control instructions into machine and control units to start operation
Mounts and secure tools and attachments, using hand tools and precision measuring instruments
Selects and bolts holding clamp, die block and guide clamp to machine
Lifts work pieces to machines manually or with hoists or cranes
Measures and inspects parts using machine shop measuring tools per supplied customer drawings
Modifies operating programs to account for problems during operation and save modified programs
Resolves machine malfunctions and discusses with the supervisor or programmer
Performs preventive maintenance on equipment
Meets production goals in relation to machine effectiveness and scrap output
Maintains the machine and work area
Measures and checks work dimensionally at different times while monitoring the progress of the bending process
Measures and checks the product to ensure that it satisfies quality requirements
Performs machine-forming operations
Makes the machine production-ready
Administrates and archives project data
Required Education and Experience:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Basic knowledge of electronic equipment and computer hardware and software
Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance
Knowledge of metal properties, lubricants, operational sequences and machine programming
0-3 years experience as a Bending machine operator in metal manufacturing industry
Knowledge of all activities associated with manual and CNC bending machinery, tooling
Measuring equipment and machine settings
- Minimum of 2 years in a manufacturing environment
Must be able to communicate with others
Must be able to follow and understand instructions
Ability to work Safe and knowledge of OSHA regulations
Ability to work in a team environment and be a team player
Ability to read, understand, and follow blueprints
Must be able to work carefully and in a concentrated manner
Attention to detail
Must have a strong willingness to learn
Must monitor and maintain quality
Must be able to operate technical equipment
Must be able to detects faults and consults with supervisor
Work Environment and Physical Demands:
The work environment/physical requirements described here are representative of those an employee may encounter and are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Employee will be subject to warehouse environment, cold temperatures of 40 degrees , and will be required to wear jacket. Noise levels of 90 decibels can be reached at certain times. Can be exposed to fumes or airborne particles while in manufacturing environment.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching and all day. The employee must frequently lift and/or move items over 75 pounds.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Requisition ID: 2017-3194
External Company Name: Vanderlande Industries, Inc.
External Company URL: www.vanderlande.com