Press Brake Operator

Job Description


We are recruiting for a fantastic opportunity at a well-established sheet metal business.

You will be working for a business that has decades of trading history and a fantastic customer base. The working environment is a clean factory with state of the art production machinery.

As a Press Brake Operator, you will work with a wide range of metal sheets, utilizing the company’s presses.

On a daily basis you will be:

• Operating press brake machinery to bend and form metal sheets according to technical specifications.
• Setting up and adjusting press brake machines for different jobs, ensuring precision and accuracy in bending angles and dimensions.
• Work with various materials, primarily mild steel, and occasionally aluminium and stainless steel.
• Read and interpret technical drawings to execute bending projects with precision.
• Monitor and inspect the quality of finished products to ensure they meet the required standards.
• Follow all company health and safety guidelines to maintain a safe and clean workspace.
• Collaborate with the team to meet production deadlines and maintain product quality.

Key Information

Posted: September 12, 2023
Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire
Reference: 152485
Duration: Ongoing role with an immediate start.
Hourly Rate: You will be paid £13.50 to £14.50 per hour depending on experience.
Working Hours: In this role, you will be working Monday to Thursday from 16:00 to 02:00.
Closing Date: 20231009

Experience & Qualifications

Please note to be a successful candidate you require to meet the following criteria:
• Proven experience as a Press Brake Operator
• Proficiency in working with various materials, including mild steel, aluminium, and stainless steel.
• Ability to read and interpret drawings.
• Strong attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality work.
• A positive attitude, adaptability, and the ability to work effectively within a team.