Press Brake Operative

Location Peterlee
Discipline: Technical & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £12 - £15/hr
Contact name: Jack Vasey

Contact email:
Job ref: 21398
Published: about 1 month ago

​Are you an experienced CNC Press Brake Setter/Operator having previously worked alongside manual and computer-controlled manufacturing equipment?

We are currently working alongside a leading manufacturer for the construction industry that is looking to bolster their production team with excellent machine operatives!

Within the role you will be responsible for the following:

  • Perform safety checks at the start of each shift

  • Program machine in correct sequence to produce accurate parts

  • Ensure all angles & sizes are correct

  • Check first off, last off & periodic parts

  • Use tooling suitable for each different material type & profile

  • Check parts are of correct material & quantity

  • Keep track of parts over multiple pallets to ensure packing lists are correct

To be considered for the position you must hold some, if not all of the following criteria:

  • Proven experience of setting/operating Bystronic, Trumpf or LVD Press Brakes

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings