Press Operator

Extra Personnel
County of Herefordshire
15919.00 GBP Annual
06 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Hair & Beauty
Job Type
Contract Type

Would you like to work for a Family run business where every day you feel the difference you are making? Progression is key and your work ethic is noticed?

Trainee Press Operator roles are available!.

We are currently recruiting for TraineePress Operator roles for our prestigious client based within the Hereford area (HR2). You will be working for a high profile rubber moulding manufacturing company with a customer base including some of the world's most renowned and respected blue chip engineering companies and you will be working within a team to achieve objectives in safety,quality,cost,delivery and supply.

As a Trainee Press Operator you will require:

  • Good training,coaching, motivation and team building skills
  • Good decision making and problem solving skills
  • Good analytical skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent literacy & numeracy skills
  • Excellent communications skills


  • Salary:Basic:GBP15,919,W/e bonus payment:GBP1,054,Annual holiday:GBP1,063 Whilst not guaranteed, based on prevailing scrap levels the operator would earn a further GBP656 p.a.
  • Working Hours: 4 Nights on 4 Nights of (42hours per week)
  • Location: Hereford (HR2 6JU)
  • Immediate Starts
  • Permanent role
  • Following completion of training overtime working would also be available.

Role of a Trainee Press Operator

  • Understanding of the application requirements (4-6weeks training provided)
  • Loading and Unloading Machines
  • Quality checking products - testing against release standards
  • Formulation of a bespoke rubber compound
  • Prototype sampling and analysis
  • Manufacture of approved components on a production scale
  • Compliance of Health and Safety
  • Using large machinery
  • Trimming and de-flashing of rubber products
  • Declare, document and separate non-conforming parts (2nd's/rejects)
  • Notify supervisor or manager at the time non-conforming parts are produced.
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Request press maintenance through supervisor when the press is not running properly.
  • Document, package and label good parts.

If you are interested in the above Trainee Press Operator position please click apply.