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Brake Press Operator

Graepel North America Inc. Omaha, NE

Job Description

The Brake Press Operator will primarily be involved with the setup and operation of a CNC brake press for metal fabrication.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Essential Functions Statements

  • Knowledge and hands-on operation of CNC brake press for metal fabrication
  • Set up and operate machines as required to manufacture parts specific Graepel parts.
  • Analyze work orders, parts, and blueprints.
  • Check parts throughout the production run, using company supplied measuring equipment to monitor quality and repeatability of processes.
  • Verify conformance of finished work pieces to specifications and blueprints by using check fixtures and other measuring devices.
  • Knowledge and understanding of metal fabrication process and concepts.
  • Training and teaching new employees with the specific know how of Graepel products and technologies.
  • Provide routine maintenance and minor repairs to CNC brake press machine.
  • Setup metal fabrication machinery and other production necessities to produce "0 defect" parts.
  • Accurately complete work orders with correct quantities of good and defective parts.
  • Work a regular schedule determined by supervisory management
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisory personnel.





  • High School Degree or equivalent and/or related experience required.
  • Associates Degree from an accredited Quality Assurance program preferred.



  • Ability to use Direct read measuring devices required.
  • Ability to read blue prints and understand functionality of parts and their components.
  • Previous experience in manufacturing engineering, fabrication management and/or operations of low and mid-sized volume metal fabrication preferred.
  • Ability to operate a forklift and obtain certification.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and/or independently.
  • Ability to train inexperienced co-workers.

Computer Skills:

  • Experience using MS Office Suite preferred.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online at https://graepelnorthamerica.bamboohr.com/jobs/


Job Details

Date Posted November 13, 2018
Date Closes December 13, 2018
Address 13220 Lynam Drive
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Monday-Thursday 2:30PM -11:30 PM Friday 11:30AM to 5:30PM
Hours 40+ hours per week
Start Date Immediately
SOC Category 51-4041.00 Machinists
Zipcode 68138
Name Joe Cole
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68138

This job offers the following benefits

  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Bonus Plan
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Manufacturing - Machine Operator
  • Manufacturing - Machinist
  • Manufacturing - Production Worker

Course(s) relevant to the skills listed for this position

At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
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