Job Vacancy Press Brake Operator|Setter

Reports to: Production Supervisor Apply Now

Purpose of Position


To bend sheet metal components in the most efficient way on a range of press brakes to ensure compliance with customer drawing specifications.


Key Accountabilities


  1. Health and Safety at work for themselves and others in the workplace, and reporting of hazards, and near misses.
  2. Production to the required quality standard, and achieving output targets.
  3. Work area organization and cleanliness (5S).
  4. Safe keeping of equipment provided, and for any authorized maintenance.
  5. Highlight improvements that can be made to the work being performed or the general work area.
  6. Working as part of a team (Timekeeping, punctuality, & effective communication).
  7. Work within company rules, procedures and performance standards at all times.


Job-Holder Requirements


Values:   Integrity. Respect. Accountability. Creativity


Education, Experience & Knowledge:

  1. Process experience on press brakes, ideally including LVD and Trumpf machines.
  2. Experience of setting a range of tooling in different machine types.
  3. Able to read technical drawings in both 3rd and 1st angle projection.
  4. Health & Safety requirements and correct PPE work practices.
  5. Experience in a fast moving environment.


Core competencies and skills:

  • Ability to work to production schedules and meet targets..
  • Team working and ability to work un-supervised.
  • Skilled in use of a range press brakes, tonnage, length, etc.
  • Able to identify and implement process improvements.



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