Press Brake Operator (2nd Shift)
Company: Alamo Group
Posted on: January 27, 2023
Join our growing team of Press Brake Operators on our 2nd Shift who
also strive to be the best in their field! The future is bright
with exciting opportunities here at Schwarze Industries, located in
At Schwarze, we offer you a CAREER, not just a job. Depending on
education and experience, our starting rate is $19+ depending on
background. Our 2nd shift will also receive a $3.00/hr shift
differential. 2nd Shift schedule is 2:30PM - 10:45PM.
Job summary -
Under moderate supervision, fabricates metal products out of sheet
and structural steel material according to work order, verbal
instructions, and blueprints. Creates layout and outlines sequence
of operations, applying knowledge of trigonometry, stock allowances
for thickness, machine and welding shrinkage, and physical
properties of metal. Plans fabrication processes following
specifications and using knowledge gained by experience Completes
first article inspections and ensures that fabricated parts,
components and products meet allowed tolerances. Set-up and
operates brake, rollers, shears, and drill presses. May set-up and
operate Laser cutting equipment. May train others on fabrication
machine and operation.
Reads/Studies drawings, sketches or other specifications and
operate general fabrication equipment.
Examines work pieces and verifies requirements such as dimensions
and squareness using protractor, tape measure and other tools to
verify correctness of product to drawing.
Verifies position with measuring instruments, determines reference
points and computes layout dimension.
Completes first article inspection and verifies completed
workpieces for defects, such as chipped edges or marred surfaces to
control scrap waste and sort defective pieces according to types of
May receive training and assist with set up and operation of
assigned simple machine(s) such as shears, saws, brakes, brake
presses, ironworkers and roll formers to cut and shape components
to specified dimension. Must be able to retain training given on
operation of equipment.
May assist setting up, recalling programs, placing material, and
positioning the cutting head for the operations of the laser
May operate forklift and overhead crane/hoist and air tools.
Completes all documentation/paperwork accurately and timely.
Responsible for movement and proper storage of material or
The ideal candidate will have/be:
Education and Experience:
Able to understand verbal and written instructions. Reading and
comprehension of work related materials
Ability to read blueprints, sketches or drawings.
Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics,
and their applications. Ability to read tape measure, square and
use/read dial calipers.
Able to plan and organize work from bill of materials and
Able to perform measurements using tape measure, protractor,
square, calipers, and other measuring devices.
Good mechanical aptitude.
Able to work overtime and/or weekends as scheduled.
Able to wear appropriate personal protective equipment, including
steel toe shoes, hearing protection devices and safety glasses.
High school diploma or GED certificate preferred.
Minimum of 2-5 year in a metal fabrication environment.
Schwarze Industries (a member of Alamo Group Inc.) is currently
accepting applications to fill the position of Press Brake Operator
at its Huntsville, AL facility.
Why work at Schwarze?
At Schwarze, we strive to employ the most talented people in the
industry. People who believe in getting the job done and those who
take pride in what they do. We are dedicated to using a Total
Performance Teamwork concept to produce, maintain, and market the
finest, most durable, quality power sweeping equipment in the
world. We offer one of the most comprehensive sweeper lines in
theindustry, including models for parking area cleaning, industrial
sweeping, malland shopping center sweeping, airport runway
sweeping, street sweeping,milling cleanup and storm water runoff
(PM-10) management. Schwarze offers competitive pay and a wide
range of employee benefits including:
- NO SWING SHIFTS!
- Four 10s, with overtime on Fridays!
- Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
- 401(k) Retirement Savings Program with a Company Match
- Profit Sharing Bonus
- Paid Vacation and Sick Leave
- 10 Paid Holidays per year
- Company Paid Short and Long-Term Disability Programs
- Wellness Programs
- Employee Assistance Programs
- Learning and Development Programs through the Alamo Group
Learning Development Academy!
- Employee Tuition Reimbursement and Dependent Scholarship
- And much more!
To learn more about Schwarze and this position, please visit our
website at www.schwarze.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and
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