mechanical forging press worker


Mechanical forging press workers set up and tend mechanical forging presses, designed to shape ferrous and non-ferrous metal workpieces including pipes, tubes and hollow profiles and other products of the first processing of steel in their desired form by use of preset, compressive forces provided by cranks, cams and toggles at reproducible strokes.

Alternative label

  • automatic casting- forging machine operator

  • mechanical forging press forge hand

  • spring forge operator

  • forgesmith

  • drop forge operator

  • mechanical forging press forge operator

  • spring forger

  • automatic casting machine operator

  • automatic casting forging machine technician

  • automatic casting- forging machine operative

  • forge press operator

  • forge press operative

  • die forger

  • automatic casting machine technician

  • automatic forging machine operator

  • automatic forging machine operative

  • automatic casting forging machine operator

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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