Career Opportunities

Punch Press Set-Up Operator

List Date: 05/08/2024

Location: St. Paul, MN

Duties Include:

  • Assembles, installs, and aligns dies in press according to specifications
  • Set Machines for maximum production
  • Sharpens dies and punches if needed
  • Positions work piece against fixtures or stops on machine bed or on die
  • Check hand guards at start of shift and on all new set ups
  • Starts press and observes operation to detect misalignment or malfunction
  • Operates machines when needed
  • Inspects work pieces for conformance to specifications and adjusts machine to correct errors
  • Cleans and lubricates machines
  • Responsibilities include training machine operators and directing their work
  • Ensure that all ISO9001 procedures relevant to his or her job are being followed
  • 3+ years’ experience in Metal Stamping preferred


Company Overview

Tempco Manufacturing is a 3rd generation family held company, founded in 1945. We are a leading manufacturer of custom metal stamping and metal fabrication and work in just about every industry -ranging from Aerospace to Hardware to everything in between. Join our team and apply today – 

Why Manufacturing?

•Competitive wages/benefits

•Job security

•Cutting edge technology

•On-the-job training

•Safe and clean work environment

•Diverse range of opportunities

•Create something tangible

•Full-time and Part-time positions



We take pride in taking care of our people. We offer competitive wages and our benefits include:






•Holiday / Vacation Pay

•Short-term Disability

•Tuition Reimbursement


•$1000 bonus at 90 days 



Shop work hours are Monday to Thursday from 6am to 3pm and Fridays from 6am to noon.  



Providing precision stamping and sheet
metal solutions
since 1945