Press Setter

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Hythe
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Oct 2021
Closes
15 Nov 2021
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
Experienced Press Setter
We are recriminating for our client based in Hythe, Kent who are a manufacturers of metal components supplying Global companies across the UK and much of Mainland Europe.
We are looking to recruit an experienced Press Setter to work in there busy Press Shop.
The main responsibilities in this position will be to ensure that the presses and any other related equipment are set in a safe and reliable way whilst maintaining optimum production levels. Working to daily / weekly schedules to ensure that operators and other resources are being used in the most efficient manner to meet the required targets. You will also be responsible for the serviceability and safety of all equipment and machines used by staff within the section.
You will need to -
* Be able to read engineering drawings
* Have the ability to use specialised measuring equipment
* Have a good working knowledge and understanding of power presses
* Have a good understanding of how to set power presses
* Be press guard trained
* Have a good problem-solving ability
* Attention to detail
* Must be flexible
* Have good communication skills
This is a full-time permanent position working a 39-hour week
Mon to Thursday starting at 8am finishing at 5pm and on Fridays starting at 8am finishing at 1pm
This is a temporary position with the view of becoming permanent for the right candidate