We are currently looking for an experienced Press Brake Operative to join our well established client in Thatcham.

  • Using Brake Presses to produce customers’ orders on time and to the correct quality standard.
  • Setting up machines, reading drawings, programming machine, tooling changes etc.
  • Marking up of pressed parts and packing.
  • Robot Programming.
  • Manoeuvring of materials on and off the press machines, either manually or with appropriate equipment.
  • Operating and setting Press Brake machines is essential.
  • Ability to read, understand and follow 1st and 3rd angle projection drawings.
  • Knowledge of working with different grades of metal.
  • A flexible approach to be able to adapt to changing and challenging requirements.
  • Quality focused with good attention to detail.
  • Good communications skills.
8am – 5pm / Monday – Friday – overtime available on Saturdays.
£11.50 – £14 per hour depending on experience.