Injection Moulding Setter

in house plastic injection mould tool
05/ 08/ 2021
Injection Moulding Setter

Due to our ongoing growth, we are seeking an Injection Moulding Tool Setter who can help us achieve the company’s business goals, exceed our customer’s expectations and move forward our ability to meet technical challenges.

The basic salary will be in the range of £28,000 – £30,000 depending on the candidate, with the possibility of overtime.

The wider package includes annual performance bonus, 32 days holidays (inc. bank holidays), *company pension, *private health insurance, *death in service insurance and on-site parking. * Subject to a qualifying period

Day Shifts 5:48am – 2:00pm / 1:48pm – 10:00pm rotating weekly.

Reporting directly to the Shift Lead Setter the key responsibilities of this role are:

Perform Mould Tool changes effectively and safely on machines ranging from 50T-1700T
Set Injection Moulding Machines to produce components, working closely with the Quality department to ensure the quality standard of production is within specification
Program robots to efficiently de-mould and deposit mouldings, sprues and runners
Ensure that production takes place within company set targets, optimising production to be as efficient as possible
Take pride in housekeeping to maintain a safe and clean working environment which demonstrates manufacturing excellence
Adhere to company Health and Safety procedures and practices at all times
Minimise the occurrence of waste within the production environment
Interact with production monitoring systems to ensure that the correct information is being recorded at all times
Provide feedback to the Technical team highlighting continuous improvement opportunities
The ideal candidate will have:

+5 years of experience of working in an Injection Moulding Setting role
Thorough knowledge of tooling, machines, and ancillaries
Experience of processing of a wide range of materials
Completed industry recognised training
A good understanding of lean manufacturing principles
Experience working with Engel, Krauss Maffei and Wittmann Battenfeld machines and robots is advantageous
If you have relevant experience for this role we would like to hear from you.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £28,000.00-£30,000.00 per year


On-site parking

8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
COVID-19 considerations:
We continue to closely follow all government guidelines and best practice with regards to prevention of COVID-19 transmission in the workplace

Work remotely:


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