Injection Moulding Setter x2

Job Reference: WM-1792

Location: Lancashire

Salary: £28,000-£32,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Key roles and responsibilities:

Tool and Machine Setting:

  • Carry out tool changes and set machine process using best practice and in accordance with health and safety procedures.
  • Conduct trials of new tools to achieve optimum performance
  • Train operators to perform start up, shut down and problem analysis procedures

Manage Production Efficiencies:

  • Provide hands on process support
  • Ensure efficient tool changes
  • Minimise machine downtime
  • Optimise setting conditions
  • Minimise scrap and other material wastage
  • Ensure all production recording documents are completed as necessary

Quality Control:

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

Machine and Tool Maintenance:

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

Control of Documents:

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

Health & Safety Procedures:

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


  • Previous experience within an injection moulding environment
  • The ability to read technical drawings and use measuring devices.
  • An ability to work in a pressurised environment and meet deadlines
  • Excellent communicator, both verbal and written.
  • Excellent understanding of health & safety requirements.

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, If you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK