State   MS
City   Raymond
Job Title   Machine Operator

Machine Operator

Description:

Machine Operator

Responsible for operating press break on machine. Fits and fabricates structural steel, completes layout, and inspects finished product. 

Stratosphere Quality works in partnership with our customers to contain and improve quality issues the most efficient way possible.  Stratosphere Quality’s vision is to be the Leading Global Provider of Premium Inspection and Quality Assurance Services.  

We create an atmosphere where we recognize the individual, work together to solve problems and foster an environment for employee growth.

Stratosphere Quality teams work collectively to ensure that we are responsive, accountable and accurate in all aspects of our work. It’s important and our people are key to our continued success.

 

Machine Operator Job Responsibilities & Duties

  • Operate press break machine.
  • Run bend and forming operations using standard and custom punches.
  • Use a CNC controller to input information into machine.
  • Adjust ram and back gauge locations per process control instructions and blueprints.
  • Checks height, depth and thickness using micrometers, dial indicators, calipers, gauges and other precision-measuring instruments.
  • Perform complex programming using all features of the press brake.
  • Work with tight tolerances.
  • Produce parts for assembly operations.
  • Meet customer specifications and delivery requirements.
  • Program the CNC to produce new parts meeting specifications.
  • Perform spot inspections of parts.
  • Perform all required routine and minor maintenance activities according to procedures.
  • Complete and maintain paperwork.
  • Identify assembly parts.
  • Set up light gauge metal.
  • Configure bend allowances for sheet metal (stainless, aluminum & regular steel).
  • Check machine for defects and repair if necessary.
  • Ensure machine is calibrated and cleaned.
  • Read drawings and blueprints.

Requirements:

  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Positive attitude and self-motivated
  • Detail orientated