Press Break operator

Job Summary

Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the person in charge of this position is responsible for setting various press brakes and also participates in production operations.

Main Tasks

  • Read, interpret and understand work orders;
  • Make assemblies and adjustments to the press brakes according to the item to be produced;
  • Programming and recording of folding sequences;
  • Execute the planned programs;
  • Make the necessary parts;
  • Check the quality of the parts produced;
  • Complete the required documentation;
  • Pack finished products if necessary;
  • Perform basic maintenance of press brakes and verification of safety mechanisms;
  • Perform handling work when required;
  • If necessary, make assemblies and die adjustments on stamping presses;
  • Any other related tasks;

Required Competencies

  • Professional diploma in precision sheet metal or any other combination of training and relevant experience
  • 2 to 5 years experience in sheet metal processing;
  • Mastery of the reading of plan
  • Mastery of measurement and verification tools
  •  Good knowledge of the setting and operation of the machinery

Required Skills

  • Autonomy and versatility
  • Initiative
  • Adaptable to changes
  • Ease to plan and organize
  • Ability in communication and teamwork
  • Able to train and transfer knowledge
  • Sense of responsibility
  • Meticulous
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CNC Laser/Punch Programmer

Main Tasks

  • Create programs for Trumpf Trumatic 1000 CNC Laser/Punch Combination machine using Trutops software
  • Create programs for Amada laser using Metallix software
  • Analyze job orders/technical drawings (CAD models)
  • Carry out the setup and selection of the tools according to the specifications of technical drawings & programs
  • Perform calculations to determine how materials should be cut
  • Define the best sequence for fabricating items
  • Run simulation tests, conduct quality testing and correct/improve program code to increase efficiency, quality and safety
  • Work closely with production team regarding the production of these items
  • Optimize the layout and use of metal sheets in the most efficient manner
  • Improve the effectiveness of existing programs to maximize performance
  • Correct programming errors reported by CNC laser/punch operators
  • Research, record, resolve and identify opportunities for improvement and obstacles, and communicate information as needed

Technical & General Skills

  • Extensive knowledge of TRUMPF Truptops (and Trutops Boost) programmingsoftware
  • CAD solid modelling skills, preferably Solidworks
  • Professional diploma program in precision sheet metal or relevant experience
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of relevant experience
  • Ability to solve technical problems
  • Strong mathematical skills and reading technical drawings
  • Good communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Strong knowledge of measurement tools
  • Knowledge of different types sheet metal
  • Quality oriented in all aspects of work
  • Ability to work well in teams
  • Positive attitude
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Metallix software (for programming Amada laser)
  • Operator knowledge of Trumpf Trupunch or Trumatic machines
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Engineering Manager


Tripar brings the magic of metal to light. Want to help make us the go to company for metal stamping & fabrication in multiple markets? This is your chance to bring and apply your engineering expertise to a proven leader in the field, advancing all things technical at Tripar; a leader in metal stampings and metal fabrication for over 70 years located in Montreal!

We are seeking a passionate & self-driven Engineering Manager to oversee the company’s technical & estimating teams, in order to support Production, Toolroom, Purchasing & Sales.

The successful Manager should work with and inspire their team to reach their and the company’s goals using their excellent communication & technical skills, be accountable, trustworthy, and always be expanding and applying their industry knowledge.

Main Tasks

Reporting to the President, main tasks include;

  • Identifying, analyzing, evaluating, proposing & implementing equipment & process changes to improve manufacturing operations.
  • Overseeing the Estimating team; responsible for responding to all Requests for Quote (RFQs), identifying risks, options & solutions, to quote in a fast and efficient manner.
  • Manufacturing engineering support of won RFQs as new items enter production; overseeing the creation of BOMs, drawings, routings, programs, quality requirements, and any supporting tools, documentation and training needed.
  • Overseeing R&D; both process & product development
  • Determining project requirements, developing & monitoring team schedules.
  • Liaising with team members, Sales, Management (and sometimes with clients) to address any issues and to ensure projects are completed to standard.
  • Keeping up to date with industry (Metal Stamping and Metal Fabrication) trends and developments.

Technical Skills

  • Deep knowledge of Metal Stamping and/or Metal Fabrication
  • Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineer or of a similar background
  • Experience in a similar management role
  • Experience in Solidworks (or other Solids Modeler).
  • Excellent technical, DFM, diagnostic, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Bilingual – Master English verbal & written

Additional technical assets:

  • PDM experience
  • CNC Punch/Laser experience (programming; Trutops for Trumpf & Metalix for Amada)
  • R&D or Product Development experience
  • Die design experience

General Abilities

  • Strong leadership and organizational abilities.
  • Excellent communication, motivational, interpersonal & problem-solving skills.
  • Motivating staff and creating an environment where team members can ask questions, express their opinions and concerns, and be encouraged to offer solutions.
  • Promotes continuous improvement
  • Capable of reacting quickly and efficiently
  • Adapts well to changes
  • Positive and proactive attitude
  • Focused initiative and responsibility
  • Attention to details
  • Team player
  • Being transparent with the team about challenges, failures, and successes.
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Digital Marketing Coordinator

Job Summary

Tripar Inc., a leader in metal stampings and metal fabrication for over 70 years, located in Montreal is searching for a digital marketing coordinator to work alongside our Marketing Team to drive potential customers to Tripar. The Digital Marketing Coordinator will augment and support projects and initiatives that constantly improve the company’s online presence via multiple media.

Main Tasks

  • Coordinating all activities related to the creation and deployment of the company’s monthly e-newsletter;
  • Expanding, coordinating, and posting on the company’s social media accounts;
  • Creating and managing mailing lists
  • Manage Linkedin:
    • Publishing posts in a timely manner
    • Supporting other Tripar members with their Linkedin
    • Linkedin mining to find companies that meet Tripar client profile
  • Updating promotional material and product bulletins,
  • Optimize SEO
  • Update existing web and catalog pages, or creating new ones, with content provided by the Marketing Team
  • Assist in content development for the website.
  • Initial point of contact for requests coming in through the website or
  • Adjust and tweak various web page, newsletter and email templates to optimize the audience experience,
  • Keep the team in the loop on the latest marketing activities on social media and website,
  • Coordinate translations of web content,
  • Ensuring all resources are current and accurate

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, advertising, or communications
  • Knowledge of both digital and traditional marketing; content marketing, and social media marketing
  • Excellent writing, communication, and presentation skills
  • Strong LinkedIn knowledge and real-world application
  • Good knowledge of WordPress
  • Experience using email marketing platforms (E.g. Mailchimp)
  • Ability to edit video and/or product picture (an asset)
  • Knowledge of SEO
  • Strong English
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Voice of Customer

Some of you were recently contacted for an exercise we referred to as “Voice of Customer” (VOC). Several themes emerged, and we are pleased to report on three elements Tripar has implemented; Finishing, Low Profile Insulated Ceiling (IC) Box & Engineering Services.

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Assemblages de Downlight UL1598 et nouvelles capacités de fabrication

Downlight Assemblies Catalog

In January 2021, Tripar added the Downlight UL1598 Assemblies section to its online catalog.   We are pleased to now offer this as a pdf; a concise 14-page easy print option, that still displays the different assembly options available.

Click here to download this new version of our online catalog.

New CNC Punch Press

We also recently acquired a new major piece of production machinery: another Trumpf, this time a TruPunch 1000 CNC Punch Press.

This further expands Tripar’s CNC metal fabrication capabilities, adding to its previous compliment of two CNC Lasers, a CNC Punch/Laser Combination machine, and a growing number of CNC Press Brakes. All of these, together with our huge compliment of metal stamping presses, allows Tripar to offer the Hybrid Manufacturing.

What’s Hybrid ManufacturingClick here to read our dedicated TriparTech on this subject.