Injection Moulding Technician/Shift Supervisor

ASC Connections Ltd
£24k - £28k pa
02 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This well-established award winning moulding business is currently seeking an experienced Injection Moulding Technician/ Shift Supervisor to join their team.

Working within a busy moulding environment consisting of 12 machines (Arburg) you will lead one of three rotating shifts in the moulding production facility, being responsible for all production, health and safety, quality and industry best practise.

As Technician / Shift Supervisor, your duties will include -

  • Leading and managing a production shift, monitoring injection moulding machine and equipment utilisation to ensure optimum efficient production
  • Holding accountability for product quality, encouraging good housekeeping, managing small tools and consumables
  • Setting of single shot and two shot mould tools, programming robots and overseeing the use of production control packs.

To be successful in the role of Injection Moulding Technician, the ideal candidate -

  • Have a strong technical background, be familiar with the injection moulding process (setting single and two shot mould tools), possess good numeracy, literacy and communication skills
  • Be a confident and utterly reliable individual with strong leadership credentials, able to handle the additional managerial responsibility required of the post
  • Have an ability to learn quickly, to absorb new skills, mentor others and be an ambassador for the business
  • Be fit and able to cope with the physical demands of working in a manufacturing environment, follow health and safety procedures and happily undertake shift work

What you get in return -

  • Get to work for a young, dynamic and innovative manufacturing business with a 'service' ethos
  • Be part of a technically accomplished team and directly influence the growth of the business; gaining valuable technical experience as part of a close-knit, friendly team
  • £24,000-28,000 depending on experience/ability.
  • Career progression
  • Receive regular product/service and skills training, undertaking visits to customers and suppliers
  • Work in a friendly company environment with free on-site parking

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of both technical and business services. We operate as an employment business or an employment agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively. For an extensive range of job opportunities please visit our website at ***********************

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