Power Press Setter

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Contract Type
Temp to Perm

Job Title: Power Press Setter

Location: Redditch

Hours: Mon-Thurs 08:00-16:45/ Fri 08:00-14:00

Pay: £12.00ph-£14.00ph (dependent on experience)

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a skilled Power Press Setter to join  a busy engineering company in the Redditch.



  • Set up power presses according to production schedules and engineering drawings.
  • Adjust machine settings such as speed, feed, and depth of stroke to ensure proper operation.
  • Load materials into the press and align them correctly for processing.
  • Monitor machine operation to detect any malfunctions or defects in the finished product.
  • Perform routine maintenance on power presses to ensure optimal performance.
  • Troubleshoot issues and make necessary adjustments to maintain quality and efficiency.
  • Follow safety protocols and regulations to prevent accidents and injuries.
  • Collaborate with other team members to meet production goals and deadlines.
  • Working with 20t to 160t Chin Fong and similar presses.



  • Previous experience as a Power Press Setter or similar role in a manufacturing environment.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent attention to detail and quality standards.
  • Good communication skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours and overtime as needed.
  • ROSPA or similar safety certificate

Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions.

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