Press Shop Supervisor

09 Oct 2019
06 Nov 2019
Contract Type
An excellent opportunity to work for a well-established and successful company in a rural location as a full time Press Shop Manager


* Hands on role, overseeing a small team of 2-3 operators and a supervisor.

* Approximately 70% shop floor, 30% office work.

* Providing technical support when required.

* Ordering materials for the press shop.

* Ensuring that tooling is maintained, and liaising with the toolmaker to carry our regrinds.

* Setting small power presses, up to 12 tonnes capacity, including one coil feed press.

* Setting hand presses, guillotines and folders.

* Ensuring that production is completed to the specified timescales and ISO 9001 quality standards.

* Ensuring safe working practice.

* Supporting some operating duties such as guillotining materials.

* Excellent opportunity for career progression.


The ideal candidate will have some previous supervisory/management experience, and have knowledge of press tooling. May suit someone wanting an opportunity to move into a management role.

* Must have some power press setting experience, or some press toolmaking experience.

* Must be computer literate.

* Have good attention to detail, and work to a high quality standard.

* Good motivational skills and a positive can do attitude.

* Have good presswork problem solving skills.

* Able to work in a fast paced environment, and be able to work to deadlines.

* Must have a mechanical engineering background.

If you feel you have the right skills, to work in a role with great career progression opportunities then please apply now