Press Brake Operator

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Ozark, Alabama 36360
Full time

Motobilt Inc, located in Ozark, Alabama is looking to add a full-time Experienced Press Brake Operator to their dynamic team.

Motobilt, Inc is a leading source for aftermarket Jeep and Truck Accessories. Motobilt has quickly become known for high quality products and service in the off-road community. We offer products from many of your favorite name brands including, bumpers, LED light bars, LED Light Bar Mounts, brackets, and tabs, and more.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate press brakes and other CNC machinery used in the fabrication department.
  • Use CNC controller to input information into machine.
  • Adjust ram and back gauge locations per process control instructions and drawings.
  • Perform complex programming using all feature of the press brake.
  • Program the CNC to produce new parts meeting specifications.
  • Perform operator level maintenance.
  • Assist other machine operators.
  • Read mechanical engineering drawings.
  • Select proper punches and dies based on material thickness and type.
  • Set up tooling, load programs, and set machine parameters.
  • Keep all quality standards; attention to detail is a must.
  • Keep work area clean and organized.
  • Follow all company rules, policies, and safety standards.
  • Work effectively and efficiently with limited direction, alone or in a team environment.
  • Willing to do whatever tasks are assigned; be flexible.
  • Must be able to work from drawings and sketches, read and understand manuals/specifications or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished products, sequence of operations and set up requirements
  • Skilled in organizing work area before and after parts are processed, stacking completed parts properly on blocks or pallet to eliminate double handling and work efficiently
  • Detects equipment malfunctions or out of tolerance machining and adjusts machine within capabilities
  • Reports all machine malfunctions to management
  • Ability to calculate, blank sizes, bend locations, appropriate tonnage and tooling for each part being formed
  • Communicates with management, production control, quality and other shop personnel for assignments and to resolve machining or quality issues
  • Ability to safely lift to 70 lbs.
  • Monitor equipment and request maintenance when required
  • Perform simple maintenance and repairs as required
  • Must be able to read tape measure, use pry bar, be trained on and operate forklift, use hammer, wrenches, grinders, and all common hand tools

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent education.

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Will be required to cross-train as back-up in other areas of the manufacturing plant and other job-related duties as may be necessary to carry out the responsibilities of position.

Skills Required

  • Previous machine operator experience in a manufacturing setting
  • Requires the use of fairly complicated drawings, shop mathematics and a variety of precision measuring instruments with trade knowledge of drill presses.
  • Some mechanical and troubleshooting skills
  • Solid mathematical skills - factions and decimal conversion
  • Able to read and use a caliper tool and tape measure
  • Press brake operating skills
  • Basic knowledge of AutoCAD a plus
  • Read and understand mechanical engineering drawings
  • Knowledge of sheet metal types used: Galvanized, SS, Aluminum
  • Able & willing to work overtime as needed.
  • Able to lift up to 60 lbs.
  • Willingness to do whatever job assigned each day.
  • Work effectively with limited direction as well as in a team environment.
  • Pass pre-employment & random drug screening.
  • Applicant must have reliable transportation and excellent attendance.

At Motobilt, our products are designed in-house and Made in the USA. We pride ourselves in being industry leaders and innovators.

Salary depends on education/experience.

If you feel you have the qualifications for the position, please send your resume and cover letter with salary requirements.

Must be able to work Monday through Friday 8:00am until 5:00pm

Other benefits include: BCBS Insurance with the company paying a portion of the monthly premium, 40 hours vacation and 40 hours personal time after one year of continuous employment.'

Job Type: Full-time


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • 401K Program


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • CNC Machine: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Press brake machine: 3 years (Preferred)


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