Moulding Technician

Job Reference: WM – 2411

Location: Essex

Salary: £25,000 - £28,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Moulding Technician


  • To carry out mould, material and colour changes in accordance with health and safety procedures.
  • Checking the quality and output from moulding machines, ensuring machines are producing to the required quality at the required output speeds.
  • To troubleshoot processing, material and machine faults.
  • To monitor and adjust automation machinery.
  • To complete and maintain inspection records, shift records and associated administration in accordance with the companies Quality systems.
  • To maintain a high level of housekeeping in the production area in accordance with 5S policy of the company.
  • To ensure all duties are performed within the health and safety policies of the company including the identification and reporting of hazards. Also, the completion of risk assessments and safety walks.
  • To take an active role in identifying and implementing continuous improvements within the organisation.
  • To assist and support the Shift Team Leader in all aspects of their role.
  • Training and development of new and existing staff.

About You:


  • Must have hands on experience of the polymer injection moulding process.
  • Polymer
  • PTIC level 2 or 3 qualification would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Must be diligent in the completion of regular tasks, and flexible to the needs of the business.
  • Must have excellent communication skills at all levels of the business

Desirable attributes

  • Forklift licence and experience.
  • Robot programming experience.
  • Experience in the use of basic Windows Office software, Outlook, Word, Excel etc.

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