Press Operator - Automotive

Job Ref: MRPRESS040418
Sector: Transport & Logistics
Date Added: 04 April 2018
  • Washington, Tyne and Wear, North East, England
  • £8.25 - £18.50 per Hour
  • Michelle Riches
  • 01912 303 400

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I am currently looking to recruit a number of Press Shop Operators for my client based in Washington.

Being one of the major suppliers into Nissan, you will work with a prestigious client supporting in the daily operation of the site. The role requirements will include but will not be limited to


  • PRESS OPERATION FROM 200 TON TO 3000 TON PRESSES.


  • CRANE OPERATION/OPERATOR - on site training delivered to chosen candidates.


  • PROBLEM SOLVING - on site training and briefing sessions.


  • HIGH VOLUME PRODUCTION - constant overtime availability.


  • QUALITY ASSURANCE.


  • MEETING PRODUCTION TARGETS.


  • HIGH VOLUME OVERTIME TO MEET CUSTOMERS DEMANDS.


  • QUATERLY REVIEWS - possibility of moving onto FTC leading to permanent employment.



The role is a temporary ongoing position with the availability to secure fixed term contracts leading to permanent employment.

You will work across a 3 shift pattern, Days, Lates & Nights.

Overtime for the role is a high requirement and is non optional.

Fantastic rates of pay available, detailed below

Days £8.25 / £12.38 /£16.50

Lates £9.00 / £13.13 / £17.25

Nights £9.75 / £13.88 / £18.00

You will also be eligible for a 25p pay increase every 6 month up to 18 months employment where you will be on the fixed rates.

You will also be working towards daily, weekly and monthly targets in supporting the site delivering production to the Assembly department. Previous or similar experience is desired for the role, however your first week to the business will include first class training to give you a fantastic welcome to the role and the business.

Due to the nature of the work you will be required to have a medical prior to starting and also will be subject to frequent random drug and alcohol testing.

If you're looking for your next career move, and want to work with an outstanding business, please apply now with your current updated CV.