Press Operator

Posted on: 28/09/2020
Ref: VAC-18033
  • Salary: 9.16 + Pension & Holidays
  • Start Date: 02/11/2020
  • End Date: 18/12/2020
  • Region:
  • Location: Glenrothes
    Blueprint Recruitment
  • Industry: Technical and Engineering
  • Discipline: Power Press
  • Employment Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 6 weeks+


Job Description

Press Operator
Blueprints prestigious client is a household name in the advanced manufacturing markets.
For their modern manufacturing facility in Glenrothes we have an immediate vacancy for a Press Operator, this role is initially temporary for approx. 6 weeks however may be extended.

Working as part of the operations and production team the Press Operator is responsible for the safe operation of power presses and/or press brakes & projection welder.
You ensure all daily targets are met whilst following all internal safety and quality procedures.
You will to read engineered drawings and use all measuring equipment.

Operate power press
Operate press brake machines
Operate projection welder machines
Material handling- loading and unloading.
Inspection and Quality control of manufactured components.
Assembling/packing parts ready for dispatch.
Manufacturing high volume parts working to tight deadlines.
Booking production data onto progress cards and OEE
Completing TPM checks as required
Using a pedestrian and counter balance forklift if required

Health & Safety
Ensure a high standard of housekeeping is maintained in your working area (5s)
Actively participate in Focus Groups
Ensure all guarding and safety equipment is in place and used when needed
Report all health and safety or maintenance issues
Ensure health and safety requirements are met and understand all relevant safety regulations

Shift working, 6am ~ 8pm, 2pm ~ 1030pm.
Pay rates £9.16 & £12.19

If you are interested in applying or would like further information then please send your cv in confidence to John Johnson,

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