CNC Press Brake Setter/Operator

  • fulltime
  • Chilton, DL17 0SG
  • GBP 13.04 to 0.0 Hour

We are working on behalf of a Sheet Metalwork leading supplier of sheet metal and tubular components, assemblies and light fabrications to customers throughout the UK employing over 200+ people.

The precision fabrication company provides the full range of subcontract engineering services, including tube and sheet laser cutting, tube and sheet bending, fabrication, powder coating and assembly from factory in County Durham. They are looking to add four CNC Press Brake Setter/Operators to their already established team, roles will become permanent for the right people.

The Role:

Initially you will work on the dayshift to undertake a period of training, following which you will move onto a 2-shift rotation, you should be capable of running a variety of press brake machines, including Amada, Bystronic and Trumpf machines.  You must have at least 6 months setting experience. Experience of working to and understanding engineering drawings is essential in both first and third angle projection. The ability to work unsupervised is required as although in a team of approx. 15 people as you will be required to work through various jobs without assistance, setting tools and in process inspection. 


Dayshift: (training period) Monday to Thursday 08:00 - 17:00 and Friday 08:00 - 12:30

2 Shift System: 

Week 1: Monday to Thursday 14:30 - 23:00, Friday 12:30 - 19:00

Week 2: Monday to Thursday 06:00 - 14:30, Friday 06:00 - 12:30

Pay: £13.04 per hour

  • Machine Setter
  • Press Brake
  • Machine Operator