Press Brake Setter/Operator

We are currently looking for a Press brake setter/Operator in the Birmingham area to start immediately. The person we are looking for should be able to work 7am – 4pm Monday – Thursday and 7am – 1pm Fridays. The position is full time and an immediate start is available.

The client would potentially look to take on the right person permanently straight away if currently in a contracted role.

PLEASE DO NOT APPLY FOR THIS POSITION IF YOU HAVE NO EXPERIENCE IN SETTING PRESS BRAKES

Expected Responsibilities:

  • Operating Amada press brake machine, ensuring it runs continuously to ensure maximum productivity
  • Producing orders on time and to the correct quality standard
  • Setting up the machine by reading engineering drawings, programming, tool changes
  • Producing orders on time and to the correct quality standard

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to work pro-actively and as part of a team to improve productivity and efficiency
  • Must have previous experience operating a press brake machine
  • Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings
  • Knowledge of different materials is an advantage but not essential
  • Good attitude & willingness to learn
  • Minimum of 1 year experience is essential