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Press Brake Operator

Lenco Armored Vehicles

Job Summary:

The Press Brake Operator is responsible to prepare and run the press brake machine to bend and form parts and materials for vehicles.


  • Preparation and run bend setups and forming operations
  • Work with supervisor to ensure material for each job is on schedule
  • Requisition parts and equipment as necessary
  • Liaise with supervisor on problems to achieve efficient repair
  • Maintain a clean and tidy work area
  • Complete all documentation including inspection sheets, certificates, and receipts applying signatures as appropriate
  • Identify abnormalities and repairs required as result of internal actions and advise the supervisor accordingly
  • Identify areas of process improvement, cost and waste reduction
  • Work in an efficient and timely manner
  • Undertake relevant training and development as required
  • Carry out work orders within a realistic time line ensuring that deadlines are met
  • Maintain cooperative working relationships, and demonstrate sensitivity to and respect for a diverse population
  • Record all hours worked accurately


  • General maintenance of the press brake machine
  • Adhere to and carry out existing work practices, procedures and policies
  • Maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate
  • Understand and comply with safety and environmental policies
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Stock room as well as numerous levels of internal staff within a variety of departments
  • Occasional customer interaction


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working with Press Brake Machine


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent


  • Must have full understanding of print reading and geometric tolerances and how they relate to the finished part
  • Ability to work independently in the absence of supervision
  • Excellent listening skills
  • Take and understand measurements
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Ability to maintain focus
  • Meet deadlines
  • Math skills required (add, subtract, divide, and geometry)
  • Reading abilities required (including schematics and blueprints)
  • Ability to write legibly
  • Follow safety and materials policies and procedures
  • Attention to detail


  • Tape measure
  • Press Brake
  • Pallet Jack
  • Protractor


  • Must be able to pass physical exam
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 70 lbs.
  • Ability to exert maximum force to pull and carry objects
  • Extended periods of standing, bending, squatting
  • Vision a minimum 20/40 with or without corrective lenses
  • Good hearing


  • Lenco Industries supports and complies with all Federal and State Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) requirements.
  • All employees are required to comply with and participate in all Lenco Industries’ SHE programs.
  • Safety is everyone’s responsibility.
  • Working safely is a precondition of employment.


  • Heated and well-ventilated factory with bright lighting and epoxied floors
  • Work shirts provided
  • Team Environment with periodic company luncheons and celebratory functions
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

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