14 days old

Brake Press Operator

Kelly Services
Dexter, MI 48130
**Job Description**

Machine Brake Operator


4am- 230pm Mon- Thur

Primary Purpose of Position

Sets up and operates power brake to bend, notch, punch, form rolls, arc, or straighten metal plates or sheet metal and structural shapes to blueprint or sketch specifications

Duties and Responsibilities

- Turns setscrews or bolts to fasten clamp bar that holds dies in position.

- Turns adjustment screws to set specified pressure of ram and clearance between dies to thickness of metal, as indicated by calibrated scale or feelers.

- Selects, positions, and aligns dies in machine ram

- Positions work piece manually or with crane

- Starts machine to lower ram or depresses pedal to activate ram that bends or cuts metal.

- Sets stops on machine bed and repositions stock to run successive pieces, or to perform multiple operation

- May grind laps or burrs from edges of work piece, using portable grinder.

- Lays out or details layout on work stock from blueprints or templates.

- May operate apron brake which bends metal by forcing metal between movable apron and horizontal bending bar.

Organizational Relationships

- This position reports to shift Supervisor

Educational and/or Experience Requirements

- High School Diploma or GED.

- 3 yrs experience machine operation position and 3yrs in a manufacturing environment is preferred.

- Work involves high degree of accuracy and attention to detail is critical.

- Safe work practices are expected.

Years of Experience


- To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Mathematical Skills

- Ability to add, subtracts, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to computer percentages.

Physical Job Demands

- The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Frequent lifting, overhead reaching, horizontal reaching, handling can be expected.

Occasional standing, fingering, stair climbing and balancing. Long periods of sitting and walking may also be expected in this position.

Work Environment

- The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

- The performance of this position normally requires exposure to manufacturing areas that required use of personal protective equipment.

- Primary environment: temperature of work area may be affected by outside temperatures and machining.

- Industrial lighting is provided.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping
you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ
each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a
leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable
a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety
of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females,
individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2020-01-13 Expires: 2020-02-13

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