Press Brake Operator

17000.00 - 19500.00 GBP Annual + GBP17000 - GBP19500/annum 15% shift allowance
23 May 2019
20 Jun 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Press Brake Operator

Hixon, Stafford

Continental shifts - 4on 4 off days

GBP17,077 - GBP19,528 % shift allowance

Trainee would be considered

Our Hixon based client is a successful, fast-paced multi-site manufacturing business with an ambitious growth strategy between now and 2025.

The successful candidate will be working as a Press Brake Operator. You will be responsible for folding laser cut steel profiles as per engineering drawings.

Key areas of responsibility:

* Operating an Amada press brake

* Set press up to suit material and bend required

* Ensure selection of correct material or laser profiles

* Count parts; bag or stack for packing or other operations

* Ensure quality checks are carried out and signed off

* Follow procedures and processes (including ISO 9001:2008)

* Record job time

* Assist internal sales in giving accurate quotations

* Assist other areas of production when required

Need to know:

* Knowledge of how to read technical drawings

* Knowledge of geometric tolerances and how they relate to the finished part

Need to have:

* Proven press brake setting experience

* Experience of Amada press brakes beneficial

* Experience of folding metal profiles

* Counter-balance forklift license desirable, training can be provided

* Flexibility, as shift patterns may need to be altered to suit work demand.


* 28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays with an option to buy 5 additional days

* Auto-enrolment pension scheme

* Development opportunities

For more information call (phone number removed) or to apply via the link below