Process Engineer- Plastic Injection Moulding

34000.00 - 36000.00 GBP Annual
07 Jun 2021
05 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Profile for Process Engineer- Plastic Injection Moulding- NE(phone number removed)

Process Engineer- Plastic Injection Moulding Position Overview
My client are a plastic moulding manufacturer who have expertise in many different processes in the plastics industry. Included in these are: Thermoplastic Injection, Vacuum forming, Thermosetting Injection, Compression, and Transfer moulding.
As an Injection Moulding Setter, you must have competence and experience with setting, conditioning, maintenance and process optimisation of injection moulding machines working with a wide range of materials. You will be expected to ensure the continuous running of the machine at the optimum cycle time to produce quality products. The role of an Injection Moulding Setter is to fulfil all aspects of machinery tool changes, from hanging the tool and securing the tool in the machine through to the use of programming software to provide the optimum cycle time.


Retrieve prepared moulds and installs into injection moulding press
Secure mould in machine and associated ancillary equipment
Loads material into the machine hopper
Sample moulds: Set-up machine operating parameters from scratch to process parts to specifications Inspect sample parts for accuracy
Record process specifications onto setting sheets
Production moulds: Set-up machine operating parameters from established setting sheets.
Process parts to specifications
Remove moulds from the press and stage for disassembly
Troubleshoot and correct process problems at the press
Purge barrel of leftover materials at the conclusion of an order
Adhere to all quality and safety standards within the department
Maintain clean and organised work area with emphasis on safety, quality, efficiency, and utilisation
Continually seek to improve work processes and individual performance Process Engineer- Plastic Injection Moulding Position Requirements

Previous setting experience in a plastics manufacturing environment is essential, e.g., processing, setups.
Ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, pallet jack, overhead crane hoist, etc.).
It would be advantageous, but not essential to be able to use measuring instruments such as scales, callipers, dial indicators.
The role can be physically demanding and requires reaching, bending, and grasping. Process Engineer- Plastic Injection Moulding Position Remuneration

Permanent a full-time position
Working hours Monday through to Thursday 00am to 5.00pm or 6.00am to 4.00pm
A salary of up to GBP36,000 per annum depending on experience.
The role is based across dual sites (Dorking and Faygate). We, Bennett and Game Recruitment, a technical recruitment agency based in Chichester are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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