Laser & Brake Press Operator


Position: Laser & Brake Press Operator, 1st and 2nd Shift

Industry: Manufacturing

Job Type: Direct hire

Location: Louisville, KY 40299

Pay Rate: $16.75/ Hr – $17.75/ Hr, with quick advancement opportunities

Available Shifts:

1st Shift: Monday – Thursday, 5:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

2nd Shift: Monday – Thursday, 3:15 p.m. – 1:45 a.m.

Job Description:

Snelling has an immediate opening for a Laser & Brake Press Operator in Louisville, KY. This position will be responsible for operating CNC laser, CNC brake, drill press and other power tools as required. The Laser & Brake Press Operator should be able to work independently and demonstrate a proactive, problem-solving attitude. Job duties include:

  • Interpret machining prints and route product through shop, sometimes with the use of a forklift.

Laser & Brake Press Operator Requirements:

  • Can read tape measure, and dial/digital calipers.
  • Is detail-oriented and able to work effectively within the fast-paced production environment
  • Is customer focused with a strong commitment to the production schedule.
  • Is a team-oriented individual with good interaction / communication skills.
  • Can lift loads up to 50 lbs.
  • Has experience with print reading, operation of CNC lasers, brakes, and drill presses in a sheet metal fabrication environment.
  • Has Forklift experience
  • Has a high school diploma or equivalent. Additional training from vocational or trade school is a plus.
  • Is authorized to work in the U.S.


  • Medical, Vision, Dental, and Life Insurance after 30 days
  • 401K (eligible from start date, matched after 1 year)
  • Weekly Electronic Pay

To Apply: Interested candidates should submit their resume for immediate consideration. Resumes will be reviewed as quickly as possible, and qualified candidates will be contacted to set up an interview. Snelling participates in E-Verify and is a drug free workplace. Candidates may be subject to drug testing.

About Snelling: Since 1951, Snelling has helped match exceptional people with exceptional opportunities, and we continue to set the standard of excellence in our field. By combining our award-winning history with industry-leading technology, our team has what it takes to connect you with the job opportunity you seek quickly and efficiently.

Keywords: Laser, Brake Press, CNC, Tape Measurer


Louisville, Kentucky 40299