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Fabricator Job Highlights

Title Fabricator
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Cleveland, OH, United States
Company Fives

Company Profile

Fives is an industrial engineering group that designs and supplies machines, process equipment, and production lines for industrial players. The group’s multisector expertise provides a global vision of industries and markets that yield a continuous source of innovation.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Fabricator who will be operating the punch press, CNC plasma burn table, shears, break-press, and other similar fabrication processes.

The fabricator will be reading and understanding assembly instructions, ensuring that the required parts are present and meeting quality control standards.

Educational Qualification

  • No education level is mentioned, yet having a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience

  • Possess at least 1-year experience in the operation of a plasma cutter/burn table (preferred)
  • Experience reading blueprints
  • Experience running a Punch Press, Press Brake, and Shear
  • Experience with Structural Cutting, using a 24” band saw (preferred)


Punch Press-

  • Configuring equipment and calibrating gauge settings, recognizing the condition of dies, loading materials onto the equipment, feeding material through the die, and positioning and removing parts from the die. – Keeps a record of operational data and performs routine equipment maintenance.
  • Dimensionally and visually inspects parts produced to ensure meet customer requirements.
  • Keep work area clean at all times following 5S methods.
  • Lubricates parts in accordance with work instructions.
  • Monitors work schedules to ascertain production information, such as size, type, and quantity to be processed.
  • Configures and operates electrically powered presses to cut, shape, and form metal, plastic, or other materials used in manufacturing operations.
  • Performs operations such as blanking, bending, punching, and forming based on blueprints and other instructions.
  • Performs required preventative maintenance procedures on assigned presses within specified time frames.
  • Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.

CNC Plasma Burn Table-

  • Needs to understand and have the capabilities to use a computer program to pull CAD programs and nest the programmed parts according to the material. Must organize and keep track of parts required and palletize the parts per order.
  • Setting up, adjusting, and operating the plasma cutter to cut raw materials such as steel plates, structural, extrusions, etc. as assigned.


  • Lays out cutting lines to obtain a maximum number of pieces from stock.
  • Lifts work-piece manually, by forklift or by overhead crane, positions and secure against guides and stops.
  • Measures dimensions of the workpiece, using tape, gauge, template, or rule and square, for conformance to specifications.
  • Perform daily preventative measures such as lubricating and cleaning machines, with daily record keeping.
  • Shear and trim metal sheets and plates according to written or verbal instructions, sketches, blueprints, etc.
  • Starts machine, adjusts blade gap, rake angle, and back-gauge controls, and monitors operation.
  • CNC Plasma Burn table
  • Needs to understand and may be required to also operate the metal band saw to cut steel for parts
  • Setting up, adjusting, and operating the plasma cutter to cut raw materials such as steel plates, structural, extrusions, etc. as assigned.

Brake Press Machine Operator-

  • Capable of Safely programming and setting up the CNC press brake
  • Examine completed workpieces for defects, such as chipped edges or marred surfaces, and sort defective pieces according to types of flaws.
  • Monitor tool life and change as needed.


  • Very mechanically inclined and reliable

Employer’s Statement

Fives is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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