Press Brake Operator

Star Employment Services
17000.00 - 19500.00 GBP Annual
07 Jun 2019
25 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 or to apply via the link below