194214 - Compounding Bending Technician
SC-South Carolina
Goose Creek
12 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Compounding Bending Technician for an opening in Goose Creek, SC.

o Programs the machine from blueprints to process plate.
o Accountable for the safety and well-being of the employees assigned to her/his team.
o Responsible for implementation and maintenance of the 5S housekeeping system within the assigned work cell(s).
o Accountable for delivering a product that meets the customer's (external or internal) specification.
o Promotes teamwork within department.
o Troubleshoot and determine corrective action for machinery when necessary.
o Working knowledge of all subordinate positions in order to fill in when needed.
o Ensures all documentation are completed accurately and are turned in on time. In the event that this task is delegated, Supervisor must ensure that the task is completed.
o Provides direction and assistance in ISO 9001 related activities.

o Prefers a minimum of 1 year of supervisory experience.
o Must have 5 years of Press Brake programming from blueprints experience in the steel fabrication or processing industry.
o Must be able to be certified for forklift and crane operations and maintain this certification annually.
o Must be able to effectively communicate with outside sources in written and verbal formats.
o Must be able to lift a minimum of 50lbs and maneuver 200lbs independently.
o Must be able to read blueprints.

Ability to travel out of state for training as needed

Ability to read, write and understand oral and written instructions, information gathered from meters, dials, calibrated scales, visual display units. Ability to receive and understand instructions via radio or phone. Ability to summarize verbal instructions.

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to interpret bar graphs.

Ability to follow instructions, in a logical order, given in oral, written, or diagram form. Ability to apply quality standards against product and determine if defective and degree of defect. Ability to compile gathered information. Ability to solve practical problems with common sense.

Valid Driver Licenses
Forklift Certification (must pass certification upon hire and maintain annually)
Crane Certification (must pass certification upon hire and maintain annually)

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to talk or hear. The associate is frequently required to stand, walk and sit. The associate is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds independently and maneuver up to 200 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

High School diploma or GED minimum requirement. Must have 5 years of experience operating a press brake.


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Patrick Costello
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x181 or (800) 927-9318 x181

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.