Assembly Press Operator

Tend presses that shape metal, plastic, rubber, or glass parts.

What does an Assembly Press Operator do?

Tends hand or power press that shapes or assembles metal, plastic, rubber, or glass parts by crimping, shaping, locking, staking, or press fitting: Aligns workpiece against fixtures under ram as specified. Moves controls to lower ram that shapes parts or presses parts together. May tend machine to separate parts or punch, face, cut, chamfer, or compress parts preparatory to assembly. May tend machine equipped with multiple rams or automatic positioning device. May be designated according to type of press tended as Arbor-Press Operator II; Kick-Press Operator II; or according to parts assembled as Handle Attacher; Lens Mounter I.