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.