23 days old

Press Brake Operator I

Lummus Group
Savannah, GA 31322

Lummus Group is a family of companies which includes three lines of business:  Agriculture, Manufacturing and Intralogistics.  The Lummus Group vision is to be a leading entrepreneurial player in our lines of business in terms of size, global reach, game-changing offerings and assumption-busting innovations.


Lummus Group blends the best of both visionary thinking and ingenuity to push the boundaries of productivity for our customers. Our commitment to injecting radical re-thinking about what is possible is backed by generational wealth with a history of making long-haul investments.



The Press Brake Operator 1 assists experienced Press Brake Operators in laying out, shearing, cutting, notching, forming, rolling, assembling, grinding and/or welding by performing some of the following duties as assigned by supervisor. The best applicants are safety / quality / productivity minded, have a positive attitude and are commitment to punctuality and attendance. Lummus is a drug-free workplace and we conduct pre-employment drug testing. Lummus Group offers competitive compensation and benefits including medical and dental insurance, 401(k), vacation and team-oriented work environments.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Uses blueprints for specifications such as dimensions and tolerances, sequence of operations, tooling and gauging instructions etc.

Lifts and/or operates forklift or electric transporter in unloading trucks, staging jobs, loading machines, etc.

Selects and positions flat, V-block, radius or special purpose die sets into ram and bed of machine; inserts shims and lifts dies with forklift or hoist as required.

Aligns and bolts dies to ram and bed of machine.

Lifts and positions workpiece between dies and machine. 

Re-positions workpiece and change dies when making multiple or successive passes.

Physically holds parts during processing (lay out, assembly, press brake, shear, etc.)

Distinguishes different types of material and its thickness with the use of a metal gauge.

Sets up and operates power shear or duplicator to cut metal objects such as plates, sheets, slabs, or bars to specified dimensions and angles.

Inspects parts to verify quality and operability at completion; confers with others to resolve problems.

Cleans work area, machines, tools, and equipment.

Reports labor accurately daily.  

Other duties as assigned.



2 years related education or job related experience with ability to learn job requirements

Experience in CNC Machining will also be considered as an alternative to Press Brake Operator experience

Ability to read and comprehend instructions and short correspondence

Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one or small group situations to employees of the organization

Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals and read/comprehend a tape measure

Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form

Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations

Maintain reliability and punctuality

Regularly stand, walk, use hands to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms

Frequently stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl

Occasionally sit and climb or balance



Equal Opportunity Employer


Posted: 2020-07-11 Expires: 2020-08-10

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