Press Brake Setter Operator

Press Brake Setter Operator Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Press Brake Setter Operator to join our team.


  • Helping and assisting with maintaining the machinery when required;
  • Material handling; use of overhead crane and FLT to handle steel;
  • Using a CNC controlled press brake to bend sheet and plate material;
  • Banding, packing and palletising stock if required;
  • Operating and setting an Amada Press Brake.


  • Trustworthy, reliable, punctual and hardworking;
  • Setting/Operating press brake machinery;
  • Ability to work on your own initiative to a high standard;
  • Using Hurco and Mazak controls;
  • Experience using Amada and LVD machines will be beneficial;
  • Working to engineering drawings;
  • Working with Amada and Edward Pearson machines;
  • Checking off tolerances using measuring equipment;
  • Experience setting a Press Brake;
  • Key Skills;
  • Bending/Folding various types of sheet metal.