Progression Press Op

7.50 - 9.00 GBP Hourly + GBP7.50 - GBP9/hour
11 Aug 2017
08 Sep 2017
Contract Type
A leading International manufacturing company is seeking a Progression Press Operator based in Telford to join its expanding team. You will receive 21 days holiday (could be taken in hourly slots) plus statutory days, a health care package, access to onsite parking, a pension and will be issued uniform.

The company have been well established in Telford for over 20 years and supply pressings, fabrication and welded assembly parts to the automotive sector.

As the Progression Press Operator, your duties will include:

- Perform all tasks involved in stamping parts using progressive press operations.
- Select and load correct steel into position inside press bed before beginning.
- Position guides, stops, holding blocks, or other fixtures to secure and direct stamping steel and work pieces, using hand tools and measuring devices.
- Start and stop progression press, monitor its operation, and record operational data.
- Examine completed work pieces for defects, such as concentricity, chipped edges or marred surfaces; sort and record findings from inspection.
- Move containers of completed parts to designated storage area, and move containers of material scrap to recycling area.
- Observe all safety requirement associated with stamping press and work area.
- Maintain a clean and tidy work area and follow good housekeeping processes.

To be a successful Stamping Press Operator you will have the following skills and experience:

- Previous experience in a similar role.
- Must be fully conversant with engineering drawings and able to interpret work instructions, procedures and manuals
- Ability to set and operate a Press is preferred however training could be provided for the right candidate.

The standard working hours are Monday to Thursday 8am - 4.35pm and Friday 8am - 1pm. You will need to be flexible to work over time or afternoon shifts as and when required to meet Business Needs. Afternoon shifts will be paid at an enhanced rate of Time and One Fifth.

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