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1st Shift - Laser Press Operators

One of our clients in Sussex is hiring a Laser Operator on first shift. The Laser Operator is responsible for operating 5-axis laser cutting machines (both CO2 and Fiber Optic) to produce high quality parts and meet demand.


1st shift hours:  6:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Monday-Friday with overtime as required and on Saturdays)

Pay: $17/hr

Essential Job Functions:

  • Wipe press oil from parts before loading into the laser
  • Load and unload metal material into laser cabin
  • Position, align, and secure material against fixtures or stops on laser beds
  • Evaluate part quality using check aids and/or visual inspection
  • Grind/sand out burrs and sharp edges using portable sanders
  • Ensure proper tagging of finished parts for correct routing and counts
  • Keep accurate part and scrap counts, record on data collection system at end of job or shift
  • Follow safety rules and ISO requirements


  • Our operators must evaluate part quality using check aids and/or visual inspection while working to meet efficiency expectations.
  • Continuous load and unload of drawn metal parts into laser cabin and unload parts.
  • This job is very physical and requires lifting, bending and reaching and the ability to continually lift parts that range in weight from 5 to more than 35 lbs 
  • Must have strong attention to detail
  • Must maintain a good attendance record, practice safe work habits and follow safety rules and ISO requirements.
  • Previous experience running a 5-Axis Laser.
  • Ability to stand for 8 hours per day.
  • Reliable transportation is required.

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