Press Brake/ RAS Operator II - Swing Shift

Production Tualatin, Oregon

Position at Nortek Air Solutions

Position Title: Press Brake/ RAS Operator II


About Nortek Air Management:

Nortek Air Management is comprised of two individual businesses, Nortek Air Solutions and Nortek Global HVAC with annual sales of close to $1 billion across three market segments: Residential, Light Commercial and Custom Air Solutions. Our Company’s mission is Creating a Better Tomorrow Every Day. By living our core values of Safety, Integrity, Performance Driven Culture and Teamwork, we are a premier HVAC Company offering energy efficient and sustainable products and solutions that exceed customer expectations through employee’s commitment to quality, customer service and operational excellence.

Position Summary: Sets up and operates hydraulic press brake and RAS machine.

Position Key Attributes

  • Ability to personally live safe and hold themselves and other team members accountable by having their back in support of our Safety core value.
  • Has integrity, works transparently and recognized for treating others with respect.
  • Takes accountability to create and execute solutions that deliver desired results and can “own it” in a Performance Driven Culture.
  • Works collaboratively as one team in a Teamwork culture.
  • Enjoys embracing and igniting change as a catalyst for improvement.
  • A “builder” who is comfortable in a continuous improvement culture.
  • Can thrive in a “legacy now” culture in which we strive to do the right thing for the company today, even if it is the hard thing, and leave behind a stronger company for the next generation of employees.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Lays out or details layout on work stock from blueprints or templates
  • Plans sequence of operations, applying knowledge of physical properties of metal
  • Working well with others, with limited amount of supervision
  • Sets up and operates automatic or semiautomatic machines and related equipment in a continuous production/processing operation
  • Monitors meters, gauges, valves, flow ratios, temperatures, pressures, and related controls and guidelines to ensure adherence to production/process specifications
  • Setting up and operating notcher, rolls and hardware machine
  • Reports any malfunctions or abnormalities and makes minor adjustments and repairs to equipment
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures
  • Operating RAS machinery


Position Qualifications:


  • Able to work independently and with others
  • Able to stand for prolonged periods on a concrete floor
  • Able to lift 25lbs
  • Must have average manual dexterity
  • Able to climb ladders
  • Able to work in high areas
  • Must speak, read and write English


Education and Skills:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • General sheet metal knowledge
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience with Press Brake and/ or RAS Machine


Nortek Air Management and its divisions offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. To learn more about Nortek Air Solutions, please visit our company website at

Nortek Air Solutions and Nortek Global HVAC are equal opportunity employers and do not unlawfully discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex national origin, age disability, sexual orientation, or any other class protected by federal or state law.