Press Brake Operator/Programmer in Bedford

Bedford, Pennsylvania
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 23,000.00 per hour, 11.00
Reference Number
Press Brake Operator/Programmer
Vanessa Whysong, Spherion
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Job Description

  • Operate Machinery using all safety equipment and proper work habits.
  • Bend,or straighten material/parts. Part mark parts use impression stamps.
  • Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself and your assistants to make improvements or take corrective action.
  • Bend metal parts using CNC, manual or Robotic Press Brake machines.
  • Strive for 100% Quality and 100% On Time Delivery.
Duties and Responsibilities Include:
  • Production Forming
  • Operate all equipment as such to assure all work is performed without harm to equipment and people.
  • Read work orders, production schedules and drawings to determine delivery requirements, quality specifications and requirements to complete the job.
  • Study drawings and blueprints to determine scope of work and best methods to complete job.
  • Keep Drawings and Travelers with parts at all times.
  • Set up and operate bending machines according to part/drawing specifications.
  • Material Handling, Safely load material onto machines to be worked on. Load, Unload and Operate Press Brakes.
  • Inspect Parts, Examine completed parts for defects using visual inspection, straightedges, templates, combination squares, calipers, and rulers and any other equipment necessary.
  • Keep area safely organized and tidy at all times.


  • 3-5 years experience preferred.
  • Strong Math, Trigonometry and Science Skills.
  • Knowledge of machines and tools.
  • Blueprint Reading Experience, Layout Experience.
  • Proficient computer skills.
  • Knowledge of CNC Programming (G codes & M codes) preferred.


  • Ability to solve complex problems.
  • Dependable, Prompt and able to prioritize work.
  • CAD skills preferred.
  • Ability to read blueprints, follow instructions and measure accurately.
  • Knowledge of machines and tools
  • Ability to quickly adjust controls of a machine to exact positions.
  • Ability to perform physical activity on a regular basis.

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