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CNC Machine Op/3rd shift 14.25 - 18.78

If you are looking to be a part of a growing company who offers advancement opportunities, an excellent benefits package, and the security of knowing that GSMW has been a proud employer in South Bend since the early 1920's---- your search is over!   We now have a brand new facility so come join us!

General Sheet Metal Works is proud to offer a very competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, holiday and vacation pay, 401 -K Plan, tuition reimbursement and more...

CNC Press Brake Operator Position/2nd shift

General Description
The CNC Press Brake Operator is responsible for safely, productively, and skillfully creating beautiful metal fabricated parts to print.  Daily preventive maintenance and cleaning is required on: the press brake, inspection equipment, computer equipment, and the surrounding area.   Proper maintenance ensures our equipment runs in top condition and to full capability every day and the production environment is organized and efficient.

Key Responsibilities and Purpose
The primary responsibility of the CNC Press Brake Operator is to produce quality metal fabricated parts to customer print specifications using allotted standard times and processes.

Additional tasks include:
• Using inspection devices to inspect parts, according to print and product inspection plan (PIP)
• Using check fixtures to verify that the part is to print as required
• Making small, mathematically calculated, angle corrections
• Orienting the part correctly
• Picking tooling, as identified in the CNC program, from tooling inventory
• Loading tooling in the order identified in the CNC program
• Gathering required documents (Process Photos, Process Inspection Plans, Job Traveler, Print and work in process parts) to successfully run the job
• Reading the print fully to understand tolerances, geometry, material thickness and special instructions
• Reading traveler for special instructions
• Wearing proper protective equipment, as directed by equipment or process
• Understanding safety requirements in every area, and complying
• Using material data sheets effectively

Job Demands and Expectations
The Press Brake Operator represents the values and vision of General Sheet Metal Works. Meaning, operators are expected to continuously improve their knowledge, skills, and abilities to grow both personally and professionally.

This position also requires the employee to seek additional skills trade certification, as reasonably requested by supervisors or managers

Qualifications and Competencies
To perform this job successfully, an individual must display the ability to read a blue print, calculate negative and positive adjustments, and have an understanding of basic geometry concepts.  They must possess basic computer skills including:
• CNC Interface
• Desktop or workstation computer
• Manufacturing software and programs

• Press Brake, CNC or Quality or Machining Certification (preferred)
• Blue Print reading
• High school diploma or equivalent (preferred)

Minimum 1 year in a manufacturing environment

*Your skills and work ethic can propel you quickly through the benchmark system designed to increase wages as position proficiency increases.  You hold the key to  how quickly you move from the New Hire rate then progressing to Qualifying, Level 1, Level 2 and finally to Level 3. 

General Sheet Metal Works is proud to offer a very competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, holiday and vacation pay, 401 -K Plan, tuition reimbursement and more...

Conditions of Hire
All employment with GSMW, Inc. is at-will by the employer and employee and therefore subject to change. All new hires are made on 90-day provisional basis, after which time the employee's performance will be reviewed and an offer of employment extended.

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