Location: Austin
Job Title: Tube Bender Tech
Job Description:

Hawkins Personnel Group is looking for an experienced Tube Bender and programmer that can assume all daily responsibilities for an Eaton Leonard VB42, Eaton Leonard CBCE 25 semi-auto and Diacro bender (manual). The Tube Bender will develop and train entry level CNC operators or benders. Material used is stainless-steel in multiple diameters. Fostering communication between production and engineering will be highly important.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must be able to calculate bend using CLA formula, E/E formula & determining tangents
  • Review engineering documents and determine angles & bend radius and tooling required set bends
  • Understanding the limitations of tool types Eaton Leonard VB42, Eaton Leonard CBCE 25 semi-auto and Diacro bender (manual)
  • Determine slippage when performing manual bends
  • Ability to review prints and determine where bends vs. micro-fittings would be appropriate for cost savings
  • Ability to performance routine maintenance on above mentioned tools
  • Ability to operate band saw, cold saw and facing tools
  • Knowledge of inputs, outputs, raw materials, waste, and quality control.
  • Inspecting and evaluating the quality of products.
  • Talking to others to effectively convey information
  • The ability to bend stretches, twist, or reach out with the body of Tube
  • Must be able to work in a busy manufacturing environment.
  • Must be able to solve problems quickly and independently.
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability to understand and interpret specific job requirements.
  • Able to use various mechanical tools and equipment.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Able to read blueprints and able to build according to print.
  • Good organizational skills and knowledge of equipment operation and safety of equipment such as cold saws, hand drills, deburr tooling, etc.
  • The ability to quickly and repeatedly make precise adjustments in moving the controls of a machine to exact positions.

Educational/Certification Requirement:

  • High school diploma or equivalent experience.
  • Certification a plus.

Experience Requirement:

Work Experience:

  • Semiconductor experience is a plus.



1st & 2nd shift available