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CNC Laser / Press Brake Operator (Day Shift)

Canton, Ohio, United StatesProduction

Job description

Due to growth and investment in our people we are currently looking for a highly motivated, service oriented, independent and results focused CNC Laser / Press Brake Operator for our Production facility in Canton Ohio, USA.

In this position you will:

  • Work in Day Shift schedule, from 5am-3:30pm, Mon-Thru (4/10s) and
  • Night Shift schedule, from 6:30pm-5am, Mon-Thru (4/10s)
  • Set up and operate the CNS CO2 laser cutting machine
  • Set up and operate the CNC Press Brake (Toskar 20ft)
  • Support the production team assembling parts, operate machinery, bending, cutting, punching or sawing metal products according to instructions
  • Understand machine setup, including program retrieval and start-up and shut down
  • Diagnose machine problems and make modifications if needed
  • Maintain safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations

The Team

The organization AmbaFlex has five production units worldwide that produce the conveying systems for AmbaFlex. Production Unit Canton is one of five and was established in 2010. Within the Production Unit in Canton is the Internal Fabrication Department. The Internal Fabrication Department is responsible for producing raw, semi-finished and finished goods to support the operations of the other production departments within AmbaFlex Canton, Oh. This includes cutting, forming, welding, machining, and blasting of metal parts.

Job requirements

Your Priorities and Skills

We expect you to have strong knowledge operating a CNC Laser cutting and CNC Press Brake machine and have experience in the setup of the machine, proper gases, proper nozzles and materials. In order to perform at your best, you are capable of reading workorders, to determine specifications such as materials, locations of cutting lines and tolerances.

Furthermore, the following aspects are important for this job:

  • Good command of English spoken and written
  • Perform operator maintenance and/or 5S housekeeping per schedules
  • Perform material handling functions, including loading materials
  • Measure completed work to verify conformance
  • Can perform nesting software to maximize product/material usage
  • Basic computer skills


  • High School Diploma or GED and 2 years of experience in a similar position as CNC Laser Operator (Prima Power Platino 1530w/4kW Convergent Laser) and or Documented training on CNC Laser/Press Brake are required.


  • Proven working experience as CNC Laser Operator
  • Ability to use basic math to analyze information and measuring equipment
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow instructions and written processes
  • Adapt own behavior easily, willing to adjust to changing demands and circumstances, open to new ideas and approaches problems as opportunities for improvement
  • Ability to prioritize work assignments and multitask in a fast-paced environment, calm under pressure and flexibility to adapt to changing demands as appropriate
  • Display behavior to attest to setting high standards for your own work and others; Commit to continuous improvements and ensure quality

We ask a lot; we offer even more!
We offer our CNC Laser Operator:

  • An excellent benefit package
  • An international environment with an informal and collegial working atmosphere
  • A lot of independence and variety in your work
  • Various trainings
  • Attention to physical and mental health

Are you in or do you want to know more?
Do you want to get acquainted or know more? You are more than welcome to contact us!
For job-content information, please contact Arjen Mol, our recruiter at 00316-82062488 or send him an email via

AmbaFlex has a screening policy in the application process. This means that we would like to see your original diplomas and id. Acquisition by recruitment agencies as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated.