Press Brake Set UP in Kenosha, WI at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 10/16/2021

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    Kenosha, WI
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Job Description



Press Brake Set UP


The set-up and operation of assigned fabrication machine to form parts from cold rolled, stainless steel and aluminum, according to manufacturing procedures and scheduling requirements.


  • Set-up and operation of Amada Press Brakes (RG, HFB, HDS and FBD) and Safan
  • Select, load and  install correct tooling; maintain tool inventory: keep tools clean and orderly
  • Determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces
  • Stage completed product on skids
  • Work from live schedule, verbal and written instruction, bills of material, routing, samples, blue prints and control plans
  • Perform quality inspections of parts to produce products that exceed customer’s expectations
  • Assist in efficient flow of raw materials routed to the Track as well as the flow of materials in down-stream processes of parts; Utilize space in an efficient manner 
  • Assist in down-stream operations as needed, depending on flow and workload
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Follow safety rules, safe operating procedures and practices; help ensure all employees follow safety rules, procedures and practices
  • Maintain good housekeeping conditions in work areas
  • Active participation in ongoing individual training /development program(s)
  • Set goals and objectives with Supervisor; look for ways to improve quality, productivity and flow of process
  • Report abnormalities in machines, programs, materials, processes, etc.
  • Perform other related duties in down-stream processes as assigned 



  • 2+ years Press Brake Set-up and operating experience, preferably with Amada HFB-FBD equipment or Safan
  • Previous metal fabrication background
  • Dimensional measuring and shop math competence
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints
  • Possess high caliber of quality control; strong skills in observing/ inspecting own work
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds
  • Effective communication skills to discuss and understand work procedures, training, general direction and other issues with co-workers and supervisor
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Must be able to work overtime, as required
  • Must possess a positive, "can do" attitude
  • Ability to work in other areas in FAB as work load is needed


  • Metal fabrication machines in assigned area (down-acting and up-acting Press) and other tracks
  • Measurement tools including calipers, measuring tape, protractor and square

 Temporary to Hire

5am-12pm -$17.00hr on 1st

330pm-12:00am-$18.00/hr on 2nd

Kenosha , WI

Please contact Elite at: 262-697-4284 for more info