Senior Injection Moulding Setter

Job Reference: WM-1711

Location: Market Rasen

Salary: £26,000-£29,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Relevant Job Titles:

Injection Moulding Setter, Injection Moulding Technician

Role Description:

This Injection Moulding candidate will have responsibility such as;

  • Carry out line clearance at end of production in preparation for next tooling.
  • Safely remove and refit tooling to presses in accordance to company procedures.
  • Carry process adjustments and full set ups.
  • Prove tooling and troubleshoot machine and process before handing to production lines.
  • Liaise with operational staff to understand tooling related issues.
  • Liaise with Quality engineers for product improvement.
  • To be flexible in a “breakdown” scenario.
  • Handover the machine to production in a clean and tidy state to BRC expectations.

The ideal candidate will need the following keys skills / experience:

  • Knowledge of plastics processing and machine setting of Injection moulding machines.
  • Able to compile setting and fault finding instructions.
  • Confident in challenging existing practices and looking for continuous improvement in all areas of work.
  • The ability to work on one’s own initiative to achieve objectives.
  • The ability to communicate effectively.
  • Is able to work as part of a team to achieve team objectives
  • Able to respond positively to changing work demands
  • Is conscientious and thorough in all aspects of work responsibilities, and has a professional approach to work
  • Has a logical and methodical approach to problem solving/fault finding issues
  • Ability to listen, and take up new skill
  • Able to follow instruction to ensure work is completed as required
  • Wants to give a good service, recognising the importance of customer satisfaction on their own work
  • Ability to undertake duties in every respect as laid out in the job description (further to training if required)

Desirable Skills:

  • Crane licence
  • Good knowledge of H&S requirements
  • Experience of Moldflow technology
  • Blow moulding experience (IBM & EBM) would be highly regarded.

Essential Experience:

  • Clear and proven experience in a technical/setting environment
  • 5 Years proven experience in setting high speed plastic moulding machines
  • Sepro robot experience

Essential Qualifications:

  • Qualified to NVQ LVL2 in polymer process or equivalent

Desirable Qualification

  • NVQ LVL3 in polymer process