Machine Operator / Punch Press
at Altra Industrial Motion

Date Posted: 5/9/2017

Job Description

Formsprag Clutch, a Division of Altra Industrial Motion is seeking a Punch Press Operator for our location in Warren, Michigan.  


Machine Operator will operate and adjust various pieces within the punch press department.   Operators in this classification are required to read part prints and specifications.

Other responsibilities include:

Maintain product quality as per print, operations sheet and/or methods sheet 

Interact with other departments as needed, such as obtaining "First Piece" 

Perform in-process inspections using measuring equipment 

Record labor and other production information as required

Detect and report defective materials to the department supervisor

Adheres to all safety rules and report questionable conditions to department supervisor

Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be team oriented, understand machining practices, and the proper use of measuring devices. Must be competent in use of press machinery and standard measuring instruments including by not limited to micrometers, dial indicators, pin/plug gauges, etc. 
Must be able to read and understand process related documentation. Work in a safe manner observing safety practices.


High School education or equivalent
1 year machining experience
Must be able to perform machine shop mathematics and machining procedures


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Warren, MI
  • Job Type: Manufacturing
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/9/2017

About Us

Altra Industrial Motion is a leading global supplier of quality power transmission and motion control products. Providing the essential control of equipment speed, torque, positioning, and other functions, Altra products are used in nearly any machine or process involving motion. Our products are sold in over 70 countries in a variety of major industrial markets, including food processing, material handling, packaging machinery, mining, energy, automotive, primary metals, turf and garden and many others.

Altra products are marketed under a variety of well recognized and established manufacturing brand names. Operating independently, each of these companies is committed to the guiding principles of operational excellence, continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

Our products are frequently used in a wide range of high-volume manufacturing processes, where the reliability and accuracy are critical in both avoiding costly down time and enhancing the overall efficiency of manufacturing operations.

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