Press Brake Operator
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Olathe , KS 66061
The position will be responsible for the setting up, forming, inspecting, labeling, and sorting of parts at the same time in accordance with established procedures and guidelines. The position may assume additional duties as assigned. The successful incumbent will be detail oriented, able to follow instructions well, and work well in a team atmosphere.
ACTIVITIES / TASKS
1.Interpret blueprints and engineering drawings correctly
2.Sets-up and operates machine in accordance with established procedures and guidelines
3.Adjusts machine settings to complete tasks according to specification, accurately and in a timely fashion
4.Performs part programming on machine
5.Forms, inspects parts for accuracy, places correct Labels on parts and sorts
6.Assists in performance of trouble shooting on machine when needed
7.Safely and effectively use hand tools, computers, measuring tape, and machinery
DESIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES
•Ability to plan work and select proper tools
•Ability to compare and accurately determine difference in size, shape, and form of objects
•Ability to apply shop mathematics to solve problems
•Ability to set-up machines
•Ability to correctly and safely use hand tools (both manual and pneumatic)
•Ability to read a tape measure in metric and empirical standards
•Ability to read effectively from a paper copy
•Ability to work within precise limits and/or standards of accuracy
•Ability to multi-task
•Ability to work well with others
•Ability to work in a fast paced environment
•Ability to communicate effectively
•Ability to follow and understand directions
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE / CERTIFICATION
•High school diploma or GED preferred, but not required
•Previous shake and/or brake experience preferred
The physical demands described below 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.
•Lifting up to 75+ pounds with assistance
•Standing, walking, grasping, reaching, bending, pushing, pulling, twisting and foot pedals
•Perform repetitive motions
•Plant environment with potential exposure to bad weather, excessive heat, and/or excessive noise
Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, SPX Corporation is a leading supplier of highly engineered HVAC products, detection and measurement technologies and power equipment. With operations in about 20 countries, SPX Corporation has approximately $2 billion in annual revenue and approximately 6,000 employees worldwide. SPX Corporation is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol, “SPXC”. For more information, please visit www.spx.com.
SPX is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other reason prohibited by applicable law.
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