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Press Brake Operator Job

Date: Nov 12, 2020

Location: Beloit, KS, US

Company: AGCO

Press Brake Operator

JOB TITLE: Press Brake Operator

DEPARTMENT: Prefabrication           LOCATION: Beloit, KS



AGCO, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural solutions, has an exciting career opportunity for a Press Brake Operator to join our team in Beloit, KS. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily:

  • Program and Operate press break machine.
  • Run bend and forming operations using standard and custom punches.
  • Checks height, depth and thickness using micrometers, dial indicators, calipers, gauges and other precision-measuring instruments.
  • Perform complex programming using all features of the press brake.
  • Work with tight tolerances.
  • Reading blueprints and diagrams and conducting first/last piece inspection
  • Adjusting machine settings to meet job specifications.
  • Responsible for machine operation and transferring finish goods to appropriate pallet/cart for transport to other departments.
  • Proper and safely set up, operation, and calibration of CNC Press Brake machines
  • Work independently, maintaining timely machine set up and finishing transfer of product.
  • Perform Quality Assurance of the machine operation in order that product is modified per blue print specifications.
  • During machine run times the employee watches control settings for appropriate machine readings.
  • Notifies management of product discrepancies, equipment malfunctions and/or personal injuries.
  • Regular and predictable attendance is required to perform the duties of an order filler.
  • Adheres to all company policies and procedures paying special attention to safety regulations.


  • Good organization skills, ability to work on multiple assignments simultaneously
  • Basic math skills
  • Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills, showing motivation, organization and accountability.
  • Function as part of a team, both direct and cross-functional.
  • Strong work ethic and able to work under minimal supervision
  • Detail oriented
  • Available to work extended hours as required

Knowledge & Experience

  • Education: High School graduate or equivalent
  • Certifications/License: None


Other Requirements & Work Environment:

  • Must wear the proper personal protective equipment (PPE): Steel-toed boots, protective eyewear, hearing protection, and hand protection.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Withstand environmental temperatures working inside and outside.


This job description is not intended, nor should it be construed to be, an exhaustive list of responsibilities, skills or working conditions associated with this job. This job description is intended as an accurate reflection of principal job requirements and working conditions. Other duties and responsibilities will be assigned as needed.



AGCO offers competitive benefits including options and choices to fit your needs such as medical, dental, prescription drug, life and accident insurance, long and short-term disability, matching 401k plan, employee assistance program, and discounted home and auto insurance.


AGCO works tirelessly to help make today's farms more productive and more profitable. As the world of agriculture changes, so do we. Brazenly. We do it for the farmers. For the people working for them. For ourselves. For the future.  At AGCO you have a voice and the opportunity to impact our long-term success, as well as your own.  As a Fortune 500 company and one of the global leaders in agricultural equipment manufacturing, we have an extensive network of approximately 3,000 dealers and serve more than 140 countries.  We are celebrating our 26th year in business and pride ourselves on competitive relocation and employee benefit packages.  Our collection of brands is a large part of what makes AGCO so unique. Our brands are powerful and modern. They're well-known brands like Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson and Valtra. They are the ones that the world looks to each and every day.
Join AGCO and become part of a diverse team and grow your career in ways you never imagined. It’s time to embrace your infinite possibilities! 

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Nearest Major Market: Salina
Nearest Secondary Market: McPherson

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