Press Brake Operator

Location: Newport
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 10.35-11.00
Reference: newportpressbrakeoperator
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gap personnel (operating as an employment business) have exciting opportunities for Press Brake Operatives to join a well-established company who are based in Newport. They are a long-established composite manufacturer, offering a combination of panel products.

The role will involve operating a press brake and working alongside production operatives to manufacture Panels.

Your duties will include:
- Operate a press brake to manufacture tools, equipment, and other components from sheet metal or metal plates.
-Prepare, set up, and adjust press brake as required by product plans and production schedules.
-Ensure that there are sufficient raw materials available.
-Measure and align materials to be used.
-Inspect products, evaluate finished pieces for compliance with quality standards and specifications.
-Perform routine maintenance on the press brake.
-Maintain a clean work area.
-Perform other related duties as assigned.
-Cleaning your work area as you go along
-Supporting the team across all departments
-Adhering to health & safety procedures

The Ideal Candidate Must have:
-Ability to safely and effectively operate or learn to operate press brake controls.
-Ability to follow instructions.
-Ability to read, interpret, and follow product plans.
-Basic computer and math skills.
-Previous experience working as a Press Brake Operative
-Have good attention to detail
-Be a good team plater
-Ability to work for prolonged periods of standing, pushing, pulling, lifting and carrying materials.

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £10.35- £11 per hour

Shifts: Monday-Thursday 07:00-15:30, Friday 07:00-14:00 (Overtime is available)

To apply, please submit your CV or alternatively please call gap personnel on: 01443 843 499 gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job.

Closing date for applicants will be 22nd April 2022. 

gap personnel group is committed to the selection, recruitment, and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role!