Press Setter

Posted 27 February by Hunter Selection Ltd
Press Setter / Technician
£28,000 - £31,000
Monday - Friday 3 Shift Pattern

Our client is a leading specialist packaging manufacturer, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. They are looking for an experienced Press Setter to join their team as they grow as a business. This is a very exciting time to join one of the UK's main packaging manufacturers who supply into a variety of industry sectors.

Role & Responsibilities:

*To exchange Press Tooling as per Syteline instruction
*To set individual tooling correctly and to required specification
*To ensure the line is clear of all excess tooling and ancillaries (nuts/bolts etc)
*To ensure all guarding and e-stops are operating correctly during set up
*To load the line and confirm good quality first -off specifications are achieved prior to handing over to the operator.
*To maintain product quality throughout the run
*To assist within the department as and when required during your shift - this could include acting as an operator/packer when required to do so by your Supervisor
*To maintain BRC levels of hygiene and safety
*To act as Material Handler ensuring all presses have materials available to run
*To always treat your fellow workers with respect at all times

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Press Tooling or Material knowledge is essential
*Press Setting experience is desirable
*Excellent communicator with a positive proactive approach
*Manual press experience is essential
*Experience working in a Pharmaceutical, Packaging or Plastics background would be ideal.

Press Setter, Press Technician, Power press, Machine Setter, Line Setter, Power Press Setter, Tool Setter, Power press technician.

Shifts & Benefits Package:

* Shift:- Monday - Friday 3 Shift (06:00 - 14:00 / 14:00 - 22:00 / 22:00 - 06:00)
* Salary:- £28,000 - £31,000
* Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance, 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

Job Reference No: SE1529/614

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Sam Lewis on or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.

Required skills

  • Tool Setter
  • Power press
  • Machine Setter
  • Line Setter
  • Press Setter
  • Power Press Setter
  • Press Technician
  • Power press technician.

Reference: 34567197

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