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Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co.


Brake Press Operator - 2nd Shift

Plant / Warehouse Operations

Torrington, CT
ID: BPF042422-55

Metals USA – Gregor Technologies Division is seeking BRAKE PRESS OPERATORS in Torrington, CT. Metals USA is a solid, growth oriented aluminum/stainless steel distribution center servicing the defense, aerospace and fabrication industries.


  • Plans machining by studying & understanding work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, drawings, reference planes, locations on surfaces, and machining parameters, interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).
  • Prepares and operates Brake Press with proper program, tools and material for the specified part.
  • Prepares and loads raw materials and parts onto the machines.
  • Prepares a test run to check if machine produces parts according to specifications; verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run and sample work pieces.
  • Monitors the machines as they execute the tasks and makes any necessary adjustments to determine if the process was completed properly.
  • Completes production paperwork, follows shop systems/procedures and follows inspections procedures daily.
  • Inspects and measures finished products and compares to the requirements to determine if the process was completed properly.
  • Performs daily maintenance and inspection of equipment to ensure functionality.

If interested, please forward your resume directly to: VLOWDER@METALSUSA.COM

Metals USA offers a competitive starting salary and benefits plus upward mobility & professional growth. EOE, Affirmative Action Employer/ M/F/D/V

Required Skills

  • Two-year technical degree and/or apprenticeship
  • National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) certificate is a plus
  • Proven experience as a Brake Press Operator
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings, documents and blueprints.
  • Ability to read measuring instruments such as measuring tapes, micrometers, calipers, dial indicators and gauges
  • Computer Literacy with understanding of computer programming and CAD/CAM

This position is located at 529 Technologies Park Drive, Torrington, CT. View the Google Map in full screen.