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Brake Press Operator


Our Hartford client is looking for Brake Press Operators to join their 2nd shift team Monday-Thursday and their weekend shift.

2nd shift: Monday-Thursday 230p-1a

1st shift is also looking for an experienced Brake Press Setup Operator too!  6a-230 Monday-Friday

As a Brake Press Operator, you will be responsible for operating the press to fabricate and form products as per engineering drawings and parameters.  You will also adjust the machine to control speed, material feed and path of the cut, as well as make sure the machines are set up properly, working well and producing a quality product for the customer.

Brake Press Operator Responsibilities:

Perform loading and unloading of material by changing tools and select required machine programs

Inspect and maintain press braking operative equipment's for conformance with safety requirements

Ensures to correct any safety issues before beginning machine operations

Maintain and manage machine as well as tooling cleanliness and in good physical shape

Inspects all manufactured parts following work in process inspection methods and ensure to accomplish engineering specifications

Resolve quality as well as mechanical problems and repair minor issues along with equipment adjustments as required

Be able to perform from blueprints, engineering parameters as well as production schedules


6 months to 1 year of brake press experience.
Problem solving skills, attention to detail is key in this role.
Mechanical and technical skills, some understanding of CAD/CAM technology is a plus.




  • Direct Hire
  • Full Time
  • Temp to Hire

Shifts Available

  • 1st
  • 2nd


**See details


  • Manufacturing




$15-28 based on experience

Required Qualifications

  • Steel Toed Boots
  • Blueprints
  • Mechanical Aptitude