Press Operators Jobs in South Shields – England – UK at MTrec Recruitment and Training

Title: Press Operators

Company: MTrec Recruitment and Training

Location: South Shields – England – UK

Type: Temporary

Category: Manufacturing, Engineering

Salary: Salary 8.21 GBP Hourly GBP 8.21 HOUR

Do you want to work for a successful and continuously growing Manufacturing Company? Are you looking for a position with an immediate start, in a fast paced environment? Then we may have the job for you as a Press Operator/Setter in South Tyneside

MTrec Recruitment are currently recruiting for a manufacturing company in the South Tyneside area. We are looking for candidates who want to work in an Engineering Environment. The role would see you carrying out general duties.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

Daily meetings with the Team Leader or Supervisor to discuss workload

To help prioritise workloads within the Department / designated Production Line

Setting and operating press machinery

Responsible for pressing and folding metal components

Working with materials such as aluminium and steel

Read and interpret shop orders, drawings and diagrams

Verify correct raw material or work in progress material

Set-up and operate press brakes without assistance using bend allowances

Responsible for maintaining quality workmanship and tolerance specifications

Responsible for filling out paperwork associated with work performed

Adherence to strict tolerances

To carry out a variety of different duties if required, as set by the Team Leader

To maintain the company’s health & safety standards at all times; including general housekeeping duties such as keeping your work station tidy

MTrec Recruitment are looking for Candidates who have:

A positive attitude and are willing to learn more skills on the job

Confidence on the job and are happy to take on more responsibility if necessary

Experience in press operating and setting

Experience of writing programmes

Relevant experience in the engineering environment

This position works on a day and a back shift pattern:

Days – 7.00am to 3.00pm

Backs – 3.00pm to 11.00pm

The Pay is – £8.21 – 18.50 depending on shift and overtime

Apply online now or send you CV to and one of our Consultants will be in touch shortly if you are suitable for the role

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