Hydraulic Brake Press Assistant in Litchfield, MI at Diverse Staffing

Date Posted: 2/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Diverse Staffing is currently seeking a Hydraulic Brake Press Assistant. Candidates for this position will be working at a client site in Litchfield, MI. You will earn $10.00 - $11.00/hour on this full-time contractor assignment. It is a first shift position. You will work 6:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Thursday.

Our client for this assignment is a woman-owned manufacturer of wire & iron products including material handling equipment, self-dumping hoppers & wire mesh partitions. They produce items like window guards, chip & waste trucks, storage lockers, police evidence lockers & cabinets, guards & guarding, cages, dumpers, corrugated steel containers, and more. This is an excellent opportunity!

Here are some of the day-to-day duties a Hydraulic Brake Press Assistant can expect in this type of assignment:

  • Assisting in the operation of hydraulic press brake or other machines for routine established work.
  • Able to learn correct dies/tooling for the job task with setup documents.
  • Assist in loading, installing and correctly setting up the dies/tools required.
  • Perform assigned work to quality expectations and timely completion or standards.
  • Account for time and work completed via secondary cards and production cards.
  • Use problem-solving skills to resolve basic manufacturing issues and seek assistance.
  • Participate in equipment preventative maintenance (PM's) at the operator level

At Diverse Staffing, our focus is on helping people achieve their career goals through the right career opportunities. We truly value our staff. Diverse employees enjoy safe work environments, fair supervision, reliable pay, and even benefits like medical coverage if you need it! 

It’s time to join a winning team. Apply today! 
For immediate consideration, apply online and contact us for an interview at:

Jackson Recruiting Center
1035 Laurence Ave
Jackson, MI. 49202
Phone: (517) 945-0007

Job Requirements

  • Must have adequate metal press brake forming and basic fabrication background.
  • Minimum 2-3 years experience in a manufacturing environment is strongly desired.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of fabrication, hydraulic press brake and/or punch press operations. Basic set up is required.
  • Competent at basic dimensional measuring and able to use measuring tools; gauges, micrometers, calipers, protractors, squares, etc.
  • Demonstrate competency in basic shop math.
  • Basic ability to read and understand blueprints and other shop drawing aids.
  • Experience with an overhead crane.
  • Experience operating a forklift.
  • Flexible and responsive with a strong teamwork orientation.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • The desire to learn new skills and improve technical knowledge.
  • Strong orientation toward quality, safety, and continuous improvement.
  • Ability to work well in an environment that changes pace.
  • Commitment to quality and accuracy of work performed.
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively implement or respond to change.
  • Understanding and support of Company policies and procedures.
  • Safety conscious behavior.
  • Excellent attendance.

Diverse Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. IND1