Injection Moulding Setter

Alexander Daniels
26000.00 GBP Annual
06 Sep 2017
04 Oct 2017
Contract Type

Alexander Daniels is currently in partnership with an expanding business based in Telford to recruit for an Injection Moulding Setter. This is a pivotal position within our clients engineering team as the candidate will be responsible for the setting and operating of various machinery in their Injection Moulding Department.

The Role

  • Ensure the Injection Moulding machines are set to the optimum conditions to produce quality components meeting client and customer requirements
  • Execute colour, insert, printer and mould changes according to the production plan
  • Perform quality and material tests (MFI) on a regular basis according to instructions
  • Implement appropriate corrective action when operator reports quality issues
  • Organise cover for breaks for and in co-operation with the Machine Operators
  • Achieve low scrap rates, high productivity rates and minimal change over wastage
  • Ensure detailed and correct documentation and recording is carried out
  • Provide semi-finished products to the production lines
  • Ensure good housekeeping standards are maintained on the shop floor and maintain the organisation of the semi-finished/finished product storage areas (yard)
  • Ensure correct data records are input in the production sheets and highlight/report any discrepancies to the Shift Leader
  • Ensure the correct loading/unloading of recycling material and new material deliveries
  • Maintain in good working order the work uniform and PPE provided.
  • Adhere to all Health & Safety rules and guidelines as notified.

The Candidate

  • To be successful in this role, you will demonstrate experience in the setting injection moulding machinery, small to larger tonnage will be looked at.
  • Have an understanding and experience of engineering drawings, quality standards and the use of inspection equipment,
  • With previous experience in a manufacturing environment,
  • You will have an awareness of quality / inspection and be flexible to work a variety of shift patterns as required,

You will have good business sense, an understanding of the impact of decisions made, and strong attention to detail.