Machine/Press Setter

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    General engineering & manufacturing

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    £14 - 17 per hour

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    Matt Johnson

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    almost 2 years ago

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Job title: Machine/Press Setter

Salary Range: £14.00 - £17.00 per hour

Hours: 07:00 - 15:00 / 15:00 - 23:00 with overtime paid at a premium

Location: Yate, Bristol

4 month rolling contract position working for a leading manufacturing client

Machine/press setter required with knowledge of setting, loading and operating automated press machines. Candidates with experience of press setting and operating would be well received.

Due to new projects this client based in Yate in Bristol requires 9 dynamic, leading machine/press setter operators to work to a very high standard in a fast pace manufacturing environment working a rotational shift pattern on a 4 month rolling contract. As the machine/press setter, you will be required to:

  • To set and operate automated press machines
  • Producing parts and components in a safe manner
  • Setting and operating different sizes machines
  • Carry out material changes and assist with tool change if need be.
  • Online quality check required
  • General online housekeeping and maintenance
  • Ensuring production output and targets are met
  • Record production documentation

The Machine/Press Setter should have the following skills or experience:

  • Experience in setting and operating heavy press machines or similar
  • Machine fitting and engineering background
  • Must have good hands on abilities
  • Use of hand tools
  • Problem solving
  • CNC knowledge would be advantageous

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of machine setting/operating. In return for your experience, this Yate, Bristol based company will offer you:

  • 4 month rolling contract position
  • £14.00 - £17.00 per hour
  • 07:00 - 15:00 / 15:00 - 23:00 with overtime paid at a premium
  • Great working conditions

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of operating and setting press machines and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the machine/press setter position , please contact Matt Johnson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446116

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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