Press Brake Setter Operator

4 days left

Hixon, Stafford
28 Sep 2017
26 Oct 2017
Contract Type

Key Skills:  

  • Responsible to the charge hand for the setting and operating of the hydraulic press brake machine.
  • Receives works orders from supervision, refers to paperwork and obtains relevant drawings and instructions, inputs tooling details for 1st off via keyboard to PC.
  • Positions to m/c top and bottom tools.
  • Calibrates back gauge as required.
  • Inputs to nurco controller the following information, drawing number, angle details and material dimensions.
  • Adjusts any dimensional or angular changes by inputting off sets on controller or barrel adjuster.
  • Produces first off component and checks against drawing using gauges and measuring equipment.
  • Passes to inspection.
  • Completes required qty being aware of any machine malfunction.
  • Liaises with production and development engineers for first off and special requirements.  


38 hours a week - Days only at present 


8.00 am to 4.45 pm Monday to Thursday - With a half hour break for lunch  

8.00 am to 1.00 pm Fridays  


Salary would be dependent on experience Circa £9.00 but may be negotiable  

The position will be Temp to Perm  

The position is available Immediately

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