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Bilingual Press Break Operator

Houston 77053

Posted: 04/12/2019 Employment Type: Temp to Hire Function: Light Industrial Job Number: 18190 Pay Rate: $16-18/hr

Murray Resources is hiring for a Bilingual Press Break Operator to join a large manufacturing company in South Houston area. This is a temp to hire role with opportunity for advancement and quite a bit of overtime.


Bilingual Press Break Operator

Location: South Houston


1st shift - 6:00am-2:30pm 

2nd shift - 2:30pm-11:00pm 

Could be an 8 – 12 hour day depending on the week

M-F with weekends – must be flexible and open to over time

Pay: $16-$18/hr DOE to start + $1.00 shift differential for 2nd shift

Type of position: Temp to Hire



  • Setup and document tooling and safe practice for Press Brake operations.
  • Verify accuracy of machine setting to confirm accurate tolerance and machine functions.
  • Maintain accurate parts and motivation on routine repetitive jobs.
  • Completes all required safety procedures prior to and during operations.
  • Communicates all production related items to shift supervisors.
  • Responsible for operation, proving programs, operating controls, setting all machine functions, deburring and inspection of parts to assure conformance will be required.
  • 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, the 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 shift supervisors.
  • 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.



  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience required
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) required
  • Amada N/C Punch Press is a plus
  • Must be able to setup and run these machines (NC/CNC experience required)
  • Punch press experience is preferred
  • Punch break experience is required
  • Must be able to read blue prints/drawings
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs
  • Must be able to read and follow work instructions
  • Must be familiar with tools such as calipers, tape measures, etc.
  • Must be dependable, reliable, flexible, and a team player


***Due to the high volume of applications we typically receive, we regret that we are not able to personally respond to all applications. However, if you are invited to take the next step in the process, you will typically be contacted within a few weeks of submitting your application. ***

Kristen Cusick

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