Injection Moulding Setter

Summary

Industry:

Plastic Mouldings / Polymers

Job Title:

Injection Moulding Setter

Job Ref:

LK18-4169

Job Start Date:

ASAP

Location:

Wiltshire

Job Type:

Injection Moulding Setter

Salary Range:

Up to £25K

Salary Benefits:

to be discussed at interview

Further to a successful campaign of business growth, we are working closely with one of our injection moulding manufacturing partners to appoint an experienced Injection Moulding Setter. EXPRIES 15/03/18

Job overview: The role of the Injection Moulding Setter will be to set, condition, maintain & optimise several injection machines & oversee Robot program changes. 

 

For this role, you must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience of setting injection moulding machines and experience with process optimisation, tool setting, tool changes, basic machine maintenance and trouble shooting. 

 

This is an excellent & rewarding post for an enthusiastic & loyal individual who wishes to work with like-minded professionals and a company that places their people at the forefront of the company. 

 

Role:

  • You will report to the production supervisor and ensure the smooth running of the moulding machines.

 

Duties:

  • The setting and programming of injection moulding machines
  • Be responsible for the effective operation of all moulding machines and equipment
  • Effective operation of ancillary equipment such as heaters and dryers
  • Follow quality procedures, checking product against drawings & master samples, following first off/last off procedure, completing setting sheets
  • Support new tool trials
  • Optimising cycle times & reducing scrap
  • Safely storing of mould tools
  • Work to company health and safety procedures

 

Qualifications and experience:

  • At least 2-3 years’ experience in injection moulding
  • Technical knowledge of mould tools, moulding machines and processes
  • Vacuum Forming machine setting experience would be beneficial

 

Benefits:

  • Quarterly Attendance Bonus
  • 28 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Pension scheme after 3 months