Plasma / Hot Bender
U.S. Tsubaki Power Transmission, LLC
Sandusky, OH

The TSUBAKI name is synonymous with excellence in quality, dependability and customer service. An intense focus on research and development, along with continuously modernized production facilities, has resulted in Tsubaki meeting the ever changing needs of the marketplace.

Currently, U.S. Tsubaki has an excellent opportunity for a Plasma / Hot Bender in our Sandusky, Ohio location.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Sets up and operates bending presses and heating units for hot or cold bending, forming or offsetting
  • Sets up and operates profile cutting machine, crane, robotic scrap disposal, machining center and parts marker
  • Selects proper tooling according to code sheet or drawing and routing
  • Monitors gauges and controls and makes necessary adjustments
  • Selects proper materials or parts as described in the routing package
  • Read and interprets blueprints
  • Uses good judgment and always works in a safe responsible manner
  • Performs inspections to insure quality work throughout operation
  • Selects correct material size, type and grade to meet specifications
  • Maintains quality to meet blueprint and ISO specifications
  • Regular communication with Design Engineer (plasma) and other personnel as appropriate for issues and process improvement
  • Exhibits required in-depth job knowledge and skills
  • Able to solve problems and determine a course of action
  • Troubleshoots and anticipates problems
  • Has the ability to influence others inside the work group
  • Can prioritize the work and coordinate with others
  • Fosters a team environment
  • Supports complex customer needs/requests
  • Exhibits a sense of urgency to get the job done
  • Understands, responds and supports fostering good employee relationships
  • Exhibits required in-depth job knowledge and skills
  • Able to solve problems and determine a course of action


  • Qualified Candidate will possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Technical/mechanical courses preferred
  • 1-2 years experience in a manufacturing/production environment
  • Able to perform moderately active work typical of a manufacturing plant environment. Examples include pushing, pulling, lifting, standing, bending, twisting.

Tsubaki is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability

Job Type: Full-time


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off