Press Setter

Smart Recruitment
Ashton-under-Lyne, Borough of Tameside
£8.50 - £10/hour temp-permanent contract
18 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for our very busy manufacturing clients a Power Press Setter
Temporary to permanent contract for the right candidate after 13 weeks
Monday-Friday 9-5pm 35 hour week
£8.50 - £9 when temp
£10 per hour when perm
Free car parking

Press Setter duties Include:

• The running and setting of Spartanic and Amada power presses
• Ensure daily production targets are met
• Ensure IFS production and scrap records are maintained
• The improvement of existing tooling
• Ensure quality control procedures are adhered to
• To read and interpret technical drawings.
• Always look to improve production output, quality and processes
• Ensure all company procedures are followed
• Update any incorrect quality plans and report any drawing issues

Press Setter Health & Safety:
• Ensure a high standard of housekeeping is maintained in your working area
• Ensure all guarding and safety equipment is in place and used when needed
• Personal protective equipment to be worn when required including safety glasses, steel toe cap boots etc.
• Report all health and safety or maintenance issues

Press Setter Skills, Experience and Knowledge:
• Proficient in the setting of presses to a high standard
• Computer literate with good knowledge of our MRP system, IFS
• The ability to work well under pressure
• Effective communication skills
• Motivated individual who is flexible and willing to learn continuous best practice
• Ability to demonstrate initiative and positive attitude.
• Excellent organisational, time management and attention to detail skills
• Comfortable in being able work alone and/or within a team environment, contributing and sharing best practices, resources and ideas in order to continually improve
• Have the ability to work to set standards and procedures