Mar 19, 2021

Brake Press Set Up/Operator

  • Visual Elements Manufacturing
  • 21 Regina Road, Woodbridge, ON, Canada
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

We don’t have a factory, we have a workshop.

We don’t just use our hands, we engage our minds.

While some serve clients, we forge partnerships.

While others fill orders, we provide solutions.


Visual Elements is a value-added manufacturer of custom retail fixtures, components and visual merchandising products based in Toronto.  We work closely with designers and architects to create superior quality consumer environments and develop new products and finishes to meet the demands of a globally competitive retail sector. From full retail environments to a store fixture to retail shelving to a simple visual display, our custom fixtures become part of the retail environments of some of the most prestigious retailers worldwide.

The Brake Press Set Up/Operator duties will include:

  •  Ability to read detailed Shop Drawings
  • Responsible for set up and operation of the CNC Brake Press, Shear and Corner Notcher to manufacture metal parts
  • Capable of producing Complex Formed Parts to close tolerances
  • Work from drawings to calculate sheet metal blanks with notches and hole location prior to forming



  •  5+ years’ experience operating a brake press
  • Ability to read detailed shop drawings
  • Proficient knowledge in tooling types required to form various sheet metal into different gauges
  • Proficient with using sheet metal related tools such as calipers, square and protractor
  • Excellent capability in identifying various types of sheet metal and thickness
  • A positive attitude toward teamwork and strong relational skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Resourceful and a problem solver.


Visual Elements respects and upholds the requirements set forth under AODA.  We are committed to making our organization accessible.  Please notify us should you require accommodation within the recruitment process.  Visual Elements is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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