Punch Press Operator

Punch Press Operator

  •  7024 Northland Drive North, Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
  •  Hourly
  •  Full Time

Where Precision Meets Passion: Build Your Career with R&M High Speed Stampings!

Invest in your future by joining our work community and we’ll invest in your skilled training and development with a rewarding career!

We are currently searching for dedicated Punch Press Operators to join our team.

(Formerly known as Thomas Engineering Company was founded in 1962) Now called R&M High Speed Stampings. Our 90,000 sq. ft. manufacturing building is located in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. We specialize in high-quality, close-tolerance micro-miniature top medium sized metal stampings and assemblies to a wide range of industries and markets. We offer rapid prototyping, tool design and construction, ranging from simple stamping dies to complex progressive stamping and forming dies.

We are a custom precision metal fabricator with a diverse product and customer mix. Work for us and you will learn to perform a wide variety of tasks, as well as get the opportunity to cross-train in all areas.

We believe that the only asset in an organization that appreciates in value is its employees. If you want to work at a family-oriented fabricator that will train you and pay you for higher skill levels, come join our team!

We provide a workplace community that outshines the rest!

We care about every team member and their family, we offer competitive pay as well as an outstanding benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, 401k, Paid Time Off, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability and more!

What is a Punch Press Operator?

A punch press operator is responsible for operating and maintaining punch press machines in manufacturing settings. Their primary task involves setting up the machine according to blueprints or specifications and feeding materials into the press for stamping or punching operations. These operators ensure that the machine runs smoothly, monitor the production process for quality control, and make adjustments as necessary to meet production quotas. They are also responsible for troubleshooting any issues that arise during operation and performing routine maintenance tasks to keep the equipment in optimal condition. Attention to detail, mechanical aptitude, and adherence to safety protocols are essential for success in this role.

In this role, you will:

Operate and set up Punch Press machines

Ensure compliance with company safety and quality standards

Other duties as assigned

To succeed in this role, you must:

Accurately use set up tools, feeders, coilers, and coil straighteners

Inspect and record part dimensions

Troubleshoot causes when parts do not conform to specs

Unload and package finished parts

Have good math ability and problem solving skills

Stand continuously and lift objects up to 50 pounds

We are seeking a team player who is reliable and punctual and willing to commit to our fabrication team having fun while working safe and producing quality efficiently. We are also willing to train the correct individuals!

Our cutting edge, 90,000 square foot manufacturing facility is equipped with:

  • 60-650 ton Die Casting machine
  • CNC 5000 RPM spindle
  • Metal Stamping
  • Metal Stamping & Fabrication of all types of Metals
  • Metal Stamping & Forming
  • Metal Stamping & Progressive die

Apply online today for consideration-let’s build a successful future together! Please note that we are currently accepting online applications only. No in-person applicants or employment/temporary services at this time.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, welcoming and encouraging applications from everyone. Our company participates in E-Verify to ensure a fair and inclusive employment process.

Explore opportunities in:



Machine Operation

Metal Fabrication

Metal Stamping

Tool & Die