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Press Brake Operator

Experience Requirements

1+ year of press brake operating

Education Requirements

Education/Experience Requirements:
• High School diploma/GED required
• Post-secondary education in fabrication, preferred
• Prior experience with metal fabrication operations and equipment

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Wald Wire is looking for a weekend shift brake press operator to join our 20th Ave team. We provide on the job training for all new team members including blue print reading!. This team member should have some knowledge of blueprints, have experience in operating a brake press, has great attention to detail, and is willing to learn. Wald Wire offers a great environment for learning new skills and provides the opportunity to learn alongside experienced team members in a small fast growing environment.

Essential Functions 

  • Ensure work is performed following all safety protocols while using proper safety equipment
  • Ensure all procedures, work instructions and print requirements are followed to ensure accurate quality parts are produced to meet customer expectations
  • Provide troubleshooting and process improvement ideas to ensure continuous growth of the department
  • Ensure pertinent KPI standards are being successfully met
  • Ensure routine machine maintenance is completed as assigned



  • Knowledge of metal fabrication operations, capabilities and equipment
  • Ability to prioritize work, multi-task and demonstrate adaptability in a fast paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and interpret blue prints, product drawings, and specifications
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Troubleshooting and process improvement
  • Ability to understand mechanical issues
  • Ability to pass expected certifications
  • Ability to read and use measurement tools
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and driven


Oshkosh 20th Ave

Employment Type



We offer many different benefits for all of our employees that include:

Vacation Time

Paid holidays

Floating holiday pay

Flex Option for a flexible schedule

Full benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, long term and short term disability

401K/Profit Sharing

Tuition Reimbursement

Blue Print reading classes

Employee lunches

Fun team events throughout the year


18 - Up to $24 per hour with $2 per hour weekend shift differential / Hr

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