stamping press operator


Stamping press operators set up and tend stamping presses designed to form metal workpieces in their desired shape by applying pressure through the up and down movement of a bolster plate and a die attached to a stamping ram on the metal, resulting in the die producing smaller metal parts of the workpiece fed to the press.

Alternative label

  • die-stamping press worker

  • die-stamping press tender

  • metal die-cutter

  • stamping press setter

  • stamping press operative

  • press shop operator

  • die-stamping press operator

  • metal press worker

  • punch machine hand

  • press shop setter

  • punch machine operative

  • punch press setter

  • metal press operative

  • metal press operator

  • stamping press worker

  • press shop tender

  • metal die cutter

  • punch operator

  • metal press tender

  • die-stamping press operative

  • press shop operative

  • stamp press operative

  • stamp press operator

  • metal press setter

  • stamping press tender

  • die-stamping press setter

  • press shop worker

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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