Press Brake Setter / Operator

Press Brake Setter / Operator Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Press Brake Setter / Operator to join our team.


  • Form first article utililizing CNC programs and verify to engineered drawings;
  • Adjust program parameters for part accuracy utilizing Amada Bend-CAM touch screen software;
  • Set-up tooling according to embedded offline programs; origin machine axes;
  • Calibrate press brakes using precision tooling and calibration equipment;
  • Inspect form lengths and angles utilizing height gauges, Vernier calipers, and protractors;
  • Ensure part quality and keep track of production quantities to report completion data.


  • 5+ years of CNC press brake operating, set-up, and troubleshooting experience;
  • Strong communication skills and team oriented;
  • Blue print reading knowledge and experience;
  • Experience with Amada FBD press brakes is a strong asset;
  • Mechanical aptitude and attention to detail;
  • Comfortable using Vernier calipers, height gauges, and protractors for precision measurements.