Senior Press Brake Operator/Team Leader – prototype/fabrication/manufacturing
Fabtronic Inc. is an industry leader in the development and production of Paint Assist Aides used by automotive manufactures to ensure the quality of their products during production. We provide unique services and specialized make-to-order products to Fiat/Chrysler, Ford Inc., General Motors, Nissan, and Toyota. Our products are found in over 20 assembly plants throughout the US, Canada, and Mexico.
As the Senior Press Brake Operator, you will be a member of the production team in charge of 4 press brakes, and providing the technical expertise in support of product development and manufacturing. Products lines include fabrications, detail assemblies, sheet metal stampings, plastic injection moldings.
Responsibilities Create products of exceptional quality by applying science based practices, professional standards, and dedication to craftsmanship Lead the setup of press brakes for operation and verify first part in accordance with ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System (QMS) Maintain and control assigned equipment, tools, and supplies assigned to the Press Brake Team Uphold professional and technical communication standards throughout the organization Required Skills Material Processing Sheet metal layout Materials: sheet metal, tubing, round stock, square stock Press Brake Operation Press brake setup and die/punch combination selection Air Bending: flanging, hemming, and drawing Roll bending Quality Management Blue print reading, process routing, and inspection records Required Knowledge Knowledge of blue print reading, drafting theory, and geometric dimensioning and tolerating (GD&T) Knowledge of Press Brake Die design and theory Knowledge of metallurgy and heat-treatment processing Understanding of ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System (QMS)
Understanding of tool and fixture design Required Attributes Strong leadership Strong team member Strong problem-solving and trouble-shooting skills Highly developed technical competencies Highly adaptive to new concepts and techniques
Education/Experience Certificate or Associate’s Degree in applied Science or Technology 5 years of experience as press brake operator 1-2 years of experience in leadership position Or 5-10 years of experience in fabrication or manufacturing 5 years of full-time employment as press brake operator 1-2 years of manufacturing experience in a leadership position
Wage: Hourly – commensurate with experience
Position Closing – until filled