Press brake Operator

Press Brake Setter Operator required 

Based in Leicester LE19 

permanent Opportunity 

Paying up to £25k dependant on experience

Pension Scheme

Enhanced holidays plus statutory holiday

On-site parking

 About the role of Press brake operator :

As a Press Brake Operator, you will have primary responsibility for all set-ups and production runs, ensuring safety, accuracy and timelines of all jobs, machines and equipment in the folding area.


Duties of the press brake operator will include:

- Set-up, adjust and prepare press brake (Current machines) Amada, Edwards Pearson.
- Set-up includes but is not limited to;
- Finding correct tooling/program per set-up.
- Check the heights of tooling and adjust back stops etc.

along with light guards.
- Set-up and adjustment of material for folding at correct height.
- Locating programs and adjust tonnage and tooling for each part being formed.
- Experience using a Guillotine and Punch press is essential.
- Provide feedback to Production Manager all jobs not meeting set-up and/or production standards.
- Producing folded parts to drawings supplied, measuring with Vernier Caliper, Protractors etc.
- Other job-related duties as may be necessary to carry out the responsibilities of this position.


The Successful Press brake Operator/Setter

- This person will work well on their own and as part of a team.
- Good communication skills.
- They will need to be well driven.
- The appropriate person must have a keen eye for detail, and ability to read drawings.
- They must have pride in their work and maintain a tidy safe workspace.
- Must be reliable, and physically fit.
- Good mathematical ability and able to use measuring devices such as Vernier callipers and protractors.
- Be able to work in a fast-paced-team environment.

 Interested? To apply for this Press brake Operator/setter here are your two options:


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Ask for Sharon Pickering on 0116 2545411 or email between 8.30am - 5.30pm.


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Press brake operator/setter

  • Start: 20/12/2021
  • Duration: 1.0 MONTH
  • Rate: £24000 to £25000 Per: annum
  • Location: Leicester,England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: Precision Recruitment UK Ltd
  • Contact: Sharon Pickering
  • Tel: 120 254 5411
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: V-57502
  • Posted: 2021-12-20 10:44:17 -

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