CNC / Press Brake Operator

  • Fayetteville, AR
  • professional

CNC/Press Brake Operator

Fayetteville, AR

$17-22/HR DOE


This position is responsible for the operation of cutting materials on the laser to meet customer quality requirements. Operators are to perform at the highest level and have a continuous improvement cultured mindset.


Responsibilities and Duties for Press Brake:

  • Operate press brake
  • Use computer touch interface with multiple menus and functions
  • Meet customer specifications and delivery requirements
  • Maintain equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements
  • Load and Unload Materials
  • Manage multiple projects and timelines
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Previous CNC Experience a plus
  • Must be able to read tape measure
  • Experience with Calipers a plus
  • Able to read and understand technical manuals
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Ability to follow instructions and work unsupervised
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to lift 50lbs plus
  • Work weekends as needed
  • Ability to operate a forklift
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Highly motivated and ready to work
  • COVID vaccination required for our scope of work and customers
  • Ability to lift 50+ lbs. repeatedly
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Pre-employment drug screen and background check

Responsibilities and Duties for Laser:

AREA Responsibility

  • Everything to be cleaned daily to maintain at an immaculate level
  • Everything within each cell to have a home position and shadows to verify at end of shift everything is in place


  • Ultra-low percentage of mistakes

Equipment Operation

  • Operator to take ownership of machine
  • Run a VPO every morning before shift and as needed
  • Check all (3) laser gas bottles every morning before shift and replace as needed
  • Verify to see if material is available for job being cut
  • Load and Unload Materials
  • Log parts into ERP
  • Keep workflow fed to the press brakes
  • Do an hourly check of cut quality and make necessary adjustment
  • Starts with not damaging any material

Interested in this position? Let us know and we will be in touch!

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Fayetteville, AR 72701

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