Process Controller/Tool Setter

Cordant People
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Process Controller/Tool Setter

Contract: Permanent, Full Time

Location: Hilcote, Derbyshire

Salary: £22,000

Hours: Rotating Days, Nights, Afternoons

The core element of my client's business has been the development and manufacture of plastic pipes and fittings for the gas, water and wastewater sectors, and producing solutions for the telecoms market. Working closely with their customers, my client is committed to finding solutions for today and tomorrow's pipeline challenges across each of their core business areas, safety and quality are our top priority, whether it is manufacture, delivery, installation or recycling of our products.

Purpose of Role:

To tool change/insert change moulding tools and change over all ancillary machines and equipment, ensuring that products made, comply to standard operating procedures and specifications


* Tool change and insert change production moulding tools in a safe and timely manner
* Perform running adjustments and fault finding. Assist maintenance and tooling in machine and tooling repairs.
* Ensuring equipment is running to correct cycle times.
* Adherence to all quality plans.
* Adherence to all company health and safety rules and procedures.
* Complete a shift hand over with all necessary information for other shift PC's and area team leader.
* Inform Team leader when encountering technical or quality problems.
* Provide, where required, training to new and inexperienced employees.
* Make sure of an efficient start of production, ensuring product traceability is maintained at all times.
* Ensure all company equipment and tooling is maintained and cared for appropriately.
* Process products into specification to ensure adherence to PCS
* Participate in continuous improvement activities
* Work a reasonable amount of overtime to cover absence and holidays.

Required Skills:

* Experience of injection moulding
* Demonstrable ability of working to high safety and quality standards.
* Technical knowledge with the ability to fault find and rectify
* An organised approach with good interpersonal skills to make a positive contribution to the team.
* Must have a can do attitude

Desirable Skills:

* Hands on knowledge and experience of the Cell Starter role.
* Basic engineering, maintenance or fault diagnosis skills would be an advantage.
* Lean Manufacturing knowledge and experience
* Hydraulics and pneumatics experience an advantage
* Completed and passed injection moulding Practical End tests

PMP Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy