Press Brake Operator

Press Brake Operator hiring at Northland Staffing
Press Brake Operator hiring at Northland Staffing

Northland Staffing Solutions is hiring two people to work as Programming Press Brake Operators for our client located in Newport, MN. The qualified candidate will have Press Brake experience. Experience working in a custom fabrication shop is preferred. Hours are Monday through Thursday 6AM-3:00PM Monday-Thursday, Friday 6AM- noon .

Responsibilities of the Press Brake Operator:

  • Perform daily machine startup and shutdown procedures
  • Prepare and run complex bend setups and forming operations, including custom punch/die change out in combination with required tooling
  • Program using all features of the press brake software
  • Read and understand shop drawings and translate flat pattern sheet metal parts into fully formed parts. Check parts to ensure they are within tolerance and company standards.
  • Perform operator level maintenance; cleaning equipment and work area according to company standards and manufacturers machine recommendations.
  • Facilitate work-order paper flow
  • Assist with training of new hires on machine functions and company processes

Benefits of the Press Brake Operator:

  • Salary of $55k to $65k per year
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Paid Holidays

Requirements of the Press Brake Operator:

  • One year working in a custom fabrication shop
  • Three to five years of related press brake experience
  • Proficient computer skills, able to understand press brake programing software
  • Strong Math skills
  • High School, GED, or equivalent diploma or education completed.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $54,000.00 – $65,000.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

Ability to Relocate:

  • Newport, MN 55055: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person


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