Press Brake Operator

Press Brake Operator

Speciality: Industrial & Skilled Manufacturing, View All Jobs

Location: Contoocook, Hopkinton, NH, USA

Type: Full Time

Posted: 04-30-2021

Job Description

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Leddy Group

Press Brake Operator

A precision sheet metal fabrication and CNC machining company is hiring a second shift Press Brake Operator in Contoocook, NH! This family-owned company is very busy and operates at a fast pace. If you enjoy the challenge of meeting deadlines, this is a great opportunity for you with a competitive benefits package!

Responsibilities of the Press Brake Operator

  • Set up and operate power brake to bend, notch, punch, form, or straighten metal plates or sheet metal and structural shapes to blueprint or product specifications
  • Read and understand product documentation to ensure stock is formed per required product specifications
  • Select, position, and align dies, and secure dies to the appropriate thickness of the metal, positioning the part manually to align layout marks to dies
  • Verify dimensions using calibrated measuring equipment
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the machine and general work area
  • Perform routine maintenance of the machine, ensuring appropriate fluid levels, tooling is in good working order, and all safety features are working properly
  • Notify area Manager and/or Quality when corrective action is required
  • Must have the ability to receive and maintain operator self-inspection stamp to meet quality expectations of the customer
  • Verify that operation steps indicated on the job traveler have been signed off prior to beginning the job
  • Complete job travelers and ensure job paperwork follows parts through the manufacturing process
  • Enter labor into the manufacturing system via barcode prior to releasing product to the next operation
  • Ensure quality of your own work

Qualifications of the Press Brake Operator

  • 1 year of sheet metal fabrication experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to program, set up, and operate machines in a safe and responsible manner
  • Ability to maintain accurate and complete records
  • Must be able to stand for your shift
  • Ability to lift 15-20 lbs. repeatedly with maximum lifting of 50 lbs.
  • Must wear proper safety equipment

This second shift position works Monday through Friday, 3:30pm-12:00am. Apply today to be a Press Brake Operator!

To apply, email a copy of your resume to, see our website at or call 603.225.7300.

Press Brake OperatorAbout Leddy Group

We are Leddy Group . . . a privately owned, regional staffing company serving NH, ME, VT & northern MA since 1994. We are one great brand with multiple specialties:  accounting & finance, administrative & office support, engineering, human resources, industrial, skilled manufacturing, legal, and nonprofit.

At Leddy Group, we combine a consistency of values and traits with a singular standard for quality and best practices. We hold each other accountable to those standards, measure success by the quality of our outcomes, and establish goals based on continuous improvement metrics. We utilize a methodology and process to assess skills and experience; however, identifying the right “fit” is equally important for both candidates and clients alike. Our goal is to exceed your expectations. Our success is tied directly to your satisfaction.