Press Setter Operator

  • Location
    Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary
    £ 10.5 - £ 13 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Manufacturing & Production Engineering

Adecco Northumberland are currently recruiting for a Press Set Operator for our client based in Newcastle.

Our client has established a reputation for quality and service, manufacturing a vast range of machined, fabricated, welded, pressed, painted and laser cut components to customer's specification.

Due to a rapidly expanding order book and customer base, our client is looking to employ a Press Set Operator on a temporary to permanent basis.


  • Working as part of a team to produce sheet metal products for a variety of industry sectors.

  • Setting and operating mechanical and hydraulic power press machines.

  • As a subcontractor there are a large variety of materials and components which requires setting and running to be efficient as possible, in a fast paced environment.

  • In process inspection in line with quality control.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience:

  • A highly motivated and proactive time served operator who can demonstrate successful experience in a similar role.

  • You must have experience as a Press setter / operator.

  • Able to read and work from engineering drawings

  • Ability to use measuring equipment, Vernier's and height gauges etc.

Additional pay:

  • Bonus scheme


  • Company pension

  • On-site parking


  • 10 hour shift

  • Day shift

  • Overtime

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Kate Ord