Press Setter Operator / Machine Operator
£20,819 plus Shift Allowance
Our client is a world class design, developer and manufacturer of leading edge innovative chassis, structural and suspension products, modules and systems for the global automotive industry. Supplying some of the biggest names in the industry: BMW, Ford, GM, Honda, Jaguar, Land Rover, Nissan, Porsche, Renault, Saab and Volkswagen from a global network of world class facilities.
They are currently seeking Press Setter Operator to join their team based in Newton Aycliffe. Working as part of a team within this role, you will be responsible for the set-up of press tools to produce pressed metal components to meet tight dimensional standards. You will do this in a range of press facilities including transfer, blanking and Hydroform presses. You will also be required to operate presses efficiently to achieve production and quality targets and carry out 5S duties to ensure an excellent standard of housekeeping is maintained within the Press Shop.
You will be required to adhere to strict Health and Safety standards which include the wearing of PPE, as well as, displaying a positive attitude to safety within the workplace. Quality procedures must also be following in the role which include first off, last off and quality critical checks.
The successful candidate will be mechanically knowledgeable and will have setting experience. It is essential that you have a natural flair for problem solving, enabling you to address issues with presses and tools as they occur, although some training will be given as required. An understanding of press technology, Kaizen, 5S and Standard Operations would be advantageous. You must be a strong time keeper with a flexible attitude towards your role.
Candidates with formal mechanical education will be considered and may undergo intensive training if successful.
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