Press Setter Operator

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£10 Per Hour


RSW are working closely with one of their prestigious clients based in the Bridgend area and are looking to recruit a Press Setter on a temp to perm basis. The position is an immediate start for the right person working days regular.

Overview of Role:

The Work will be carried out in a small press shop, with 8 other setters and operators

  •  The applicant must possess particular practical productive knowledge
  •  Will have the adequate technical knowledge to set and use a variety of power presses to complete the roll intended.
  •  Will have a good knowledge of H&S and quality and be able set presses for other operators as to manufacture parts
  •  Have the  responsibility for the correct and completion of jobs. 
  • Also be able to set a variety of tools in different types of power presses from 20- 100 tonne

Key Responsibilities

  •  Must adhere to H&S and environmental policy's
  • Set a press and ensure all guards are secured and all opening required are kept to a minimum.
  • Sign off press once set.
  •  Check and sign off a press set by other setters.
  •  Sign the press sheet within the first four hours of a new shift.
  •  Ensure any tools that has been removed is stored away in it correct location, and remove or cover with purpose made cover for all stops sticking outside pallet base.
  •  Add batch information to all Requisitions to include date, mill cert No, supplier.
  •  Must adhere to company safe working procedures
  • Suggest improvements to procedures and safe systems of work


  •  Power press setters experience
  • Min 1 Years power press experience covering a variety of presses up to 100 tonne
  •  Experience in repairing/maintaining press
  •  Good numerical and Literacy skills
  • Excellent time keeping skills

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