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Press Brake Operator

Looking for a motivated and  experienced Press Brake Operator.  Accupress and Heller roller machinery each day including running a calibration program to assure accuracy of the process.  Assures machinery is set up properly and accuracy is maintained and monitored throughout daily operations. Must be trainable for the use of a forklift, to load aluminum and other alloys into machinery.  Attention to detail and internal customer focused.


Full time
Swing 3:15pm to 1:45am M-Th


Depends on Experience



Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) with a 3% match subject  to vesting schedule, STD, LTD, Life Insurance, Holidays and Paid Time Off.


Bremerton - 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Setting up the Accupress and Heller roller machinery each day including running a calibration program to assure accuracy of the process.
  • Assures machinery is set up properly and accuracy is maintained and monitored throughout daily operations.
  • Using forklift, loads aluminum sheets onto machinery. 
  • Set up, operate, or tend machines to saw, cut, shear, slit, punch, crimp, notch, bend, or straighten material.
  • Test and adjust machine speeds or actions, according to product specifications, using gages and hand tools.
  • Install, align, and lock specified punches, dies, cutting blades, or other fixtures in rams or beds of machines, using gages, templates, feelers, shims, and hand tools.
  • Position, align, and secure work pieces against fixtures or stops on machine beds or on dies.
  • Assures parts are accurately cut, bent, sorted appropriately and ready for the next steps in the manufacturing process.
  • Measure completed work pieces to verify conformance to specifications, using micrometers, gages, calipers, templates, or rulers.
  • Clean and lubricate machines.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Prior CNC Machinery experience.
  • Prior experience with 100 ton press.
  • Prior experience with Heller rollers hydraulic plate bending machine preferred.
  • Demonstrated strong understanding of all manufacturing operations and procedures relating to numeric control machinery and associated cutting tables.
  • Production and Processing — Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
  • Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications in relation to position responsibilities.
  • Mechanical and Electrical knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
  • Ability to operate forklift.
  • Must have strong work ethics including excellent attendance record.
  • Must be detail oriented with ability to multitask effectively.


  • Comfortable in treating Manufacturing craftsmen, technicians and operators as a highly valued customers.
  • Organized, disciplined and logical problem-solver.
  • Enthusiastically participates in continuing education for new, more complex job skills.
  • Encourages documenting continual improvements as part of a team.

Educational Requirements:

  • High School diploma, or equivalent

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to life up to 50 lbs & move larger loads
  • Position requires grasping, writing, standing, sitting, walking, kneeling, crawling, repetitive motions, bending, climbing, listening and hearing ability and visual acuity
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, squat and stretch to complete tasks


Position Closes: Until Filled

Applications may be submitted online see link on the upper right of this page. Or one can be requested by mail or email SAFE Boats is a Drug-Free Workplace. Drug testing is required for all new hires and subject to Federal Law. E-Verify Participant.  Applicants must be 18 years of age or over.
SAFE Boats International, LLC  abides  by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. SAFE Bots takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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