Brake Press Operator

Date posted: Mar 09, 2018


  • Receive instructions from Supervisor, Charge Hand or Set-up to operate brake press
  • Responsible for set-up including understanding of what tooling to use
  • Count pieces as they are completed
  • Use calipers to measure equipment
  • Responsible for run quantities per operation sheet
  • Keep pace with production schedule and work within stated timelines to ensure targeted outputs
  • Receive and interpret written documents (SOP’s, OMS sheets etc.) as well as verbal in order to guide work processes
  • Responsible for the quality assured by frequent inspections of one's work
  • Ability to work safely and inform Supervisor of anything unusual or unsafe
  • Maintain a clean work area using 5S methodology


  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience running a CNC Brake
  • Experience in component manufacturing operations
  • Ability to read from technical drawings
  • Strong knowledge of tools including Micrometers, Calipers and Rulers
  • To comprehend and deliver verbal communication as well as reading and comprehension of written documentation
  • Good recognition of basic numeric data, parts and material
  •  Know and understand WHMIS labeling system
  • Strong awareness of safety requirements
  • Shift work required