Automated Press Operator (Hot Press)

 Job Description:

  • Operation of automated press lines and existing robot and automated PLC process equipment
  • Make adjustments to robot pick up and drop off points
  • Set up dies, presses and press controls
  • Install and maintain robot end of arm tooling and suction pickup cups and or grippers
  • Load and unload coil fed operations
  • Replace new coils of steel and other components such as nuts
  • Perform routine maintenance as required.
  • Utilize safety and automatic sensing devices.
  • Follow established procedures for having dies properly installed
  • Move finished parts to proper areas
  • Follow procedures for recording production and quality check information.
  • Perform parts inspection reporting any issues to quality department


Required Skills and Experience:

  • Diploma or Certificate from an accredited post-secondary institution an asset. Programs of study would include: Robotics Technician / Electronics Engineering / Technician Industrial Automation and Industrial Controls
  • Knowledge of robots & robot controls.
  • Ability to assure all die protection sensors are enabled and maintained
  • Knowledge of part quality and spec
  • The ideal candidate will have knowledge of dies, press controls
  • Understanding of PLC equipment
  • Ability to stand for extended periods and work 12-hour shifts
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs on a repetitive basis
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and production requirements
  • Team orientated and Health & Safety orientated
  • Strong communication skills


  • Full time openings, STUDENTS NEED NOT APPLY
  • Experience is required
  • Own transportation, not located on a bus route

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