Injection Moulding Tool Setter

24000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual
14 Jun 2019
15 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Main Function / Purpose of Job

* Setting tools in presses and their start up in line with production requirements

* Start and Stop Injection Moulding Presses

* Prepare Tools and Equipment in advance of a Tool Change

* Sling and Lift Tools using Cranes

* Presentation of 1st off part to Quality Dept for 1st off process

* Adhering to company Quality and work procedures

* Set up robot heads and load programmes

* Reporting faults to tool-room / maintenance in accordance with company procedures

* Ensure accurate completion of job packs prior to and at Tool Change

* Recording deviations

* Troubleshooting and supporting process improvements as directed by the Process Engineer

* Responsible for safety checks, housekeeping in and around machine areas, routine maintenance checks where specified - always being aware of the safety of other employees

* Participate in SMED activities

* Work to and report KPI targets/results with respect to Tool Change times and OEE data

* Additional Responsibilities for EPP setters include Tool Maintenance and Preparation, along with basic plant and equipment maintenance.

* Perform colour changes

* Any other projects or tasks assigned to you by management team

Preferred Education & Experiences to fulfill role (essential & desirable)

* Experience with Injection Moulding, Robots and Processes such as Gas Injection, Low Pressure Injection, Foil Moulding and In-Mould Cloth are essential.

* Hold or be actively pursuing an NVQ Level 2 in Injection Moulding and Tool Setting. An NVQ Level 3 would be desirable

* Have an overhead Crane Operation Licence