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Press Break/Shear Operator

Reamstown, PA, US, 17567

May 16, 2022


We're offering $2000 SIGN ON BONUS for this role!! 



dormakaba is seeking a Brake Press/Shear Operator to join our Operations team in Reamstown, PA! This position is responsible for setting up, operating, and performing simple programming to the brake press and shear.




  • Sets up brake press and other bending equipment to bend, notch, punch, form or straighten the frame parts
  • Sets up Shear and other metal cutting equipment and operate to cut materials to desired dimensions.
  • Prepares, loads, and unloads material for operation
  • Checks width, length, and angles of metal
  • Reads and understands work orders and/or drawings to produce required parts for finished products
  • Precision bending to flat piece of sheet metal into fully formed frame
  • Inspects parts for defects after being formed and act if needed
  • Upholds all safety standards applicable to the responsibilities above
  • Helps train and/or assist others for production job responsibilities by demonstrating operational procedures
  • Makes equipment adjustments
  • Reports production and quality data
  • Ensures operation of equipment by following preventative maintenance policies and procedures, and all tools are in good condition and in current calibration prior to use




  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred
  • 2-4 years Brake press experience, preferred
  • 2-4 years Shear experience, preferred
  • Mechanical / machine manufacturing experience preferred
  • General Basic Computer Skills preferred



  • Candidates who embrace dormakaba’s core values will be most successful in our organization: Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance
  • Team player and strong collaborator
  • Problem solver (always brings solutions, enjoys challenges)
  • Dependable (reliable and follows through on commitments)




  • An opportunity to work in global company with a family culture and strong core values (Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance)
  • Competitive pay with great benefits options (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance, 401k), Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.) and much more!



*A Sign On Bonus applies to this role, payment details will be outlined in the offer letter*



The Federal Executive Order 14042 on COVID-19 requires all current and new employees of government contractors to comply with one of the following on or before the Federal deadline date:

  1. Received their final vaccination dose – either their second dose of Pfizer or Moderna, or single dose of Johnson & Johnson OR
  2. Submitted a medical exemption/accommodation request for approval OR
  3. Submitted a religious belief exemption/accommodation request for approval.


dormakaba is a federal contractor which means all our team members must comply with this order by the Federal deadline to start and continue employment with us. Our Talent Acquisition team will confirm the Federal deadline date at the time an offer is made to help ensure compliance.



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