Moulding Setter

Job Reference: WM – 1909

Location: Worcestershire

Salary: Circa £23,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Moulding Setter


  • Set machine and processing equipment to specification.
  • Carryout tool changes to procedures and to standard tool change times.
  • Adjusting machine settings to maintain the process to specification.
  • Carry out process monitoring checks using Statistical Process Control techniques.
  • Analyse and implement process improvement solutions.
  • Working in development teams to introduce new materials, productions or processing technology.
  • Identification of tooling conditions and repairs required.
  • To ensure that the press complies with Current Health and Safety legislation, after tool changes and before hand-over to Operator.
  • Basic programming of robots and de-gaters to handle products and complete any secondary process operation.
  • Carry out quality checks at each stage of the injection moulding process, (1st and last-off samples).

About you:

  • Knowledge of the properties and processing behaviour of polymer materials
  • Basic knowledge of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Familiar with analytical/diagnostic tools, SPC, FMEA, SMED
  • Minimum of 2 years plastics injection moulding experience

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.

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Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK