Mould Setter

10.00 - 15.00 GBP Hourly + WEEKLY PAY
20 May 2021
17 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Mould Setter
Basildon, Essex
Full time, Temp to permanent
Pay rate: GBP10.00 - GBP15.00 per hour
Night shift - 09:30PM to 06:00AM - Monday to Friday's
Weekly pay & Free parking on site

Job Purpose:

To set-up tools and mould plastic components to meet scheduled customer and company demands.


?? To operate injection moulding machines according to procedure.

?? Set-up and operate injection moulding machines to manufacture plastic components.

?? Set machine controls, regulating moulding temperature, volume of plastic, moulding pressure and time according to knowledge of plastics and moulding procedures.

?? To trim excess material from parts if necessary.

?? To segregate rejects by material type to allow regrind process.

?? To regrind scrapped product for reuse.

?? Ensure parts produced meet the criteria of the work instructions / visual aid.

?? Carry out quality checks on moulded parts as necessary.

?? Accurately completes all logs, data input and written, to include hourly checks and downtime.

?? Pack and identify product as per instructions.

?? To maintain production tools ready and in safe condition by administering the tooling preventative maintenance program.

?? To perform preventive maintenance on machines.

?? Troubleshoots and repairs equipment as needed.

?? Performs root cause analysis when problems arise to determine if actions can be taken immediately or appropriate personnel need to be called.


?? Experience in a plastic moulding manufacturing environment.

?? Experience in setting of moulding injection machines

?? Able to operate forklift to move tools to and from the moulding area.

?? Able to perform basic maths function.

Our Client:

Our established and industry leading Client uses the latest manufacturing technologies combined with traditional engineering skills to provide a manufacturing service that offers Product Development, Rapid Prototyping, Tooling and Low to Medium Volume Production using a variety of materials to suit product, assembly and system requirements