Injection Moulding Setter Supervisor

27000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP27000 - GBP30000/annum To be discussed at interview
24 Jul 2018
21 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Job Overview: On behalf of our client, an Injection Moulding plastics Manufacturer, we are looking to recruit an Injection Moulding Setter Supervisor to join their expanding team. EXPIRES 08/09/18

The role of Injection Moulding Setter Supervisor requires a minimum of 3 years' experience working within a plastics injection moulding manufacturing environment. You must be technically competent in the setting, maintenance & optimisation of Injection Moulding machines working with a wide range of materials. In addition, you must be able to problem solve quickly, resolve quality issues and maintain production targets. You must be confident in supervising a small group of setting staff and capable of setting priorities for the team members. Must be able to affectively communicate detailed information at all levels of the business.

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and conscientious individual who is looking for an opportunity to further progress their career.

Roles & Responsibilities:

* Key troubleshooting skills combining tool, process, material and machine

* Needs to have a good understanding of modern manufacturing principles and quality and health and safety standards

* To keep up to date with technology and developments in plastics processing

* A willingness to achieve and a "can do" attitude

* An understanding and aptitude and ability to work on machinery, be it ancillaries or moulding machines

Skills / Qualifications:

* Related processing (injection moulding) qualifications

* Hands on experience of injection moulding

* Needs to have a good understanding of modern manufacturing principles and quality and health and safety standards

* Fault finding and problem-solving of development and production processes

* To keep up to date with technology and developments in plastics processing

* 3 years+ experience defining/fault finding injection moulding processes

* Detailed understanding of injection moulding machines, moulds, robots and ancillary equipment

Personal Characteristics:

* Effective team worker

* Flexible attitude in carrying out different types of work

* Able to work overtime when required

* Self-motivated

* Good Communication skills to line management level

* Excellent attention to detail

* Ability to work with minimal supervision

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Due to the sheer volume of applications we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore if you have not heard from us within 10 working days please deem your application as unsuccessful.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK

Technical Engineering & Manufacturing Recruitment Specialist - Plastics & Packaging

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