Sheet Metal Fabricator - 2nd Shift

Summary: Sets up and operates fabrication equipment including shear, turret punch, brake press and panel bender.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned: 

  • Analyzes work orders, work piece, and blueprints to determine process, materials, machines, tooling; and sequence of operation.
  • Set up and modify computer programs and operate brake press, panel bender and turret punch press.
  • Set up and operate shear.
  • Other machining operations may be assigned including but not limited to: Power saws, drill presses, milling machines, single station punch and pedestal grinders.
  • Inspects finished pieces visually and using precision measuring devices.

Competencies To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Safety and Housekeeping: Complies with safety rules and safe work practices; uses equipment and materials properly; uses and enforces proper PPE (i.e. safety glasses, safety shoes, coveralls, gloves, shop coats). Reports potentially unsafe conditions; keeps workplace organized and neat.

Quality of work: Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; monitors own work to ensure quality; shows pride in appearance of work; looks for ways to improve and promote quality.

Quantity of work: Completes work in efficient manner meeting established standards; strives to increase productivity.

Job Knowledge: Performs all phases of regular job; handles all new and unusual assignments within the scope of job; strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; shares expertise with others; manages competing demands; changes approach or method to best fit the situation.

Interpersonal Skills: Maintains confidentiality; listens to others without interrupting; keeps emotions under control; remains open to others' ideas and tries new things.

Oral Communication: Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions; participates in meetings.

Written Communication: Writes clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; able to read and interpret written information.

Teamwork: Accepts direction from supervisor; contributes to building a positive team spirit; treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views' balances team and individual responsibilities; gives and welcomes feedback; puts success of the team above own interests; adapts to changes in the work environment; able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; supports organizations goals and values; supports everyone's efforts to succeed. Complies with policies and procedures; volunteers readily.

Diversity: Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; promotes a harassment-free environment.

Ethics: Treats people with respect; keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; works with integrity and ethically.

Organizational support: Follows policies and procedures; completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports organizations goals and values.

Adaptability: Adapts to changes in the work environment; changes approach or method to best fit the situation; able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.

Attendance/Punctuality: Is consistently at work and on time; arrives at workstation and meetings prepared to work as scheduled.

Innovation: Displays original thinking and creativity; meets challenges with resourcefulness; generates suggestions for improving work; develops innovative approaches and ideas; presents ideas and information in a manner that gets others' attention.


To perform this job successfully, and individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, and individual should have knowledge of manufacturing software.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Lift equipment certification is beneficial but not required.

Education and/or Experience:

One to three years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of eductation and experience.

Language Skills:

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information to co-workers and management.

Mathematical Skills:

Requires the use of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals and fractions; work from drawings, specification and formulas involving limited detail, use and interpret adjustable measuring instruments such as micrometers, calipers and scales as required.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions. Ability to work independently, solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to coach and train employees in job responsibilities. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Must be detail oriented, as well as, thorough.

Other Skills and Abilities:

Working experience with power and hand tools a must; read and interpret blueprints and assembly drawings; use tape measure and electrical testing devises.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk and sit. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 70 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


If you are interested in being part of an exceptional team and making a difference, please send your resume along with salary requirements to: