Press Brake Setter Operator – Double Days 

  • Location:
    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary:
    c£15 / per hour D.O.E + Enhanced Overtime
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Engineering Jobs
  • Deadline:
    July 9, 2025

Express Recruitment are working alongside one of Nottingham’s leading industrial fabricators who are on the lookout for a talented Press Brake Setter Operator to join their workshop team during a sustained period of growth.  

The successful candidate will be contracted to double day shifts, consisting of one week working 6am-2pm and the following week working 2pm-10pm. Shifts rota will reset on a fortnightly basis. 

The successful candidate will receive up to £15.00 per hour with overtime available at enhanced rates. 

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Prepare, set up and adjust press brakes in line with production plans and schedules  
  • Measure and align all material batches 
  • Inspect finished products ensuring they are compliant with quality standards and specifications 
  • Perform routine maintenance on press brakes 
  • Operate laser cutting machines and adjust tooling  
  • Maintain high health and safety standards around the workshop 

Skills & Qualifications

  • Previous experience setting and operating Bystronic press brake machines 
  • Understanding of the difference between types of tooling 
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering schematics 
  • Previous experience working from both online/offline programs 
  • NVQ or equivalent in an engineering discipline 

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Monday-Friday (6am – 2pm) (2pm – 10pm) rotating every 2 weeks   

Salary: c£15.00 per hour D.O.E plus enhanced overtime rates  

Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.