Job Vacancy Steel Shop Fabricator/Press Operator

Steel Shop Fabricator/Press Operator



General Purpose

The primary focus of this position will be to fabricate from shop drawings various tube and struts for trusses and frames. Build axial / D-Frame jigs. Use correct steel for different operations. Must weld, burn, grind, or set up jigs. Use iron workers and possibly radial arm drill. He/she may be required to assist others or work other machines as required.



Primary Responsibilities


  • Run and maintain shear press.
  • Safely operate fork truck and gather steel or jigs.
  • Measure tube size with metric tape and micrometers.
  • Shear strut to fit roof, leg, axial frame and D-frame jigs.
  • Squash and punch galvanized or black tubes to prints and keep correct count when finished.
  • Use of hand tools.
  • Perform assigned work to production and quality standards.
  • Make routine decisions and problem-solving techniques to resolve any issues that may arise.
  • Report and document any material, production, or quality issues.
  • Ensure work environment is clean and safe.



Personal Qualifications


  • Previous experience preferred.
  • Must be able to legally work in the United States.
  • Knowledge of power tools
  • Needs to be competent at basic Metric measuring.
  • Dependable.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to safely operate a fork truck.
  • Flexible and responsive with a strong teamwork orientation.
  • Commitment toward quality, safety, and continual improvement.
  • Excellent attendance with ability to work frequent overtime.



Physical Requirements


  • Physically demanding position, stamina required.
  • Lift, carry, push, and/or pull 1 – 70lbs frequently.
  • Squat/kneel, bend/stoop, twist/turn, grasp/reach overhead and outward frequently.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced industrial environment while wearing vision and hearing protection, steel toed shoes, gloves and any other required protective equipment.





  • Rubb offers a competitive salary and 401(k), health/dental insurance, company paid life insurance& short term and long term disability insurance, paid vacation, and more.
  • Rubb is an equal opportunity employer. Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran. MHAV17. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background investigation and pre-employment physical.



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