Injection Moulding Process Setter/Technician

07 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently working with a client who is a world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry. With their experience within the industry reaching nearly 140 years, they are looking to expand further.

They are looking for candidates to work in their manufacturing department as an Inspection Moulding Process Setter/Technician. This position would be on the basis of a temp to perm contract working a rotating 2 shift pattern (6am to 2pm one week and 2pm to 10pm).

The task for this role will include:

Tool and Machine Setting

1 Carry out tool changes and set machine process using best practice and in accordance with health and safety procedures.

1 Conduct trials of new tools to achieve optimum performance

1 Train operators to perform start up, shut down and problem analysis procedures

Manage Production Efficiencies

1 Provide hands on process support (some out of hours call out)
2 Ensure efficient tool changes
3 Minimise machine downtime
4 Optimise setting conditions
5 Minimise scrap and other material wastage
6 Ensure all production recording documents are completed as necessary

Quality Control

1 Obtain first and last off approval samples
2 Maintain quality throughout production run
3 Liaise with Manager and operators to identify and categories production deficiencies

Machine and Tool Maintenance

1 Responsible for care and low level maintenance of both machines and tools (to agreed limits)
2 Liaise with appropriate support staff to arrange advanced levels of maintenance and repairs

Control of Documents

1 Create and control master setting sheets
2 Control and display of production and quality instructions

Health & Safety Procedures

1 Ensure all procedures are followed and maintained
2 Report any incidents or concerns


1 Support maintenance/technical project groups in project work elsewhere in the factory

If you are looking for a change or a new challenge and you feel you the skills to complete the above tasks confidently, then please do not hesitate to get in touch on (phone number removed) or apply now.

This could be the start of a new career with an established growing company. Do not miss out