Injection Moulding Setter

Sutton Coldfield
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Injection Moulding Setter


Salary Up to £33,769 - this salary includes shift pay/guaranteed overtime

3-Shift Pattern over days & nights

Tm Resourcing's Technical division are delighted to be working with a long established manufacturing organisation based in Minworth, Birmingham.

Environment: Demanding rapid response manufacturing. Predominantly plastic moulded assemblies with heavy seasonal variation.

Key responsibilities and performance measures for this role:

Responsible for the Setting of all equipment on Injection Moulding Lines including tools and ancillary equipment as directed by Team Co-Ordinator, within required time periods.

Responsible for ensuring all Injection Moulding lines are running efficiently

Responsible for KPIs: OEE, Line efficiency, quality and conformance.

Responsible for the completion and recording of all Quality checks as specified by the Quality Department.

Responsible for the care and maintenance of all Injection Moulding Tooling ensuring they are suitable for the tasks required.

Responsible for the training of all machine operators to do the task they are required to perform

Responsible for maintaining a safe working environment ensuring all gangways are kept free from hazards and all componentry and equipment is stored in the correct location.

Responsible for maintaining Company related paperwork up to date

Responsible for ensuring that all Company procedures and methods are adhered to

Responsible for ensuring all quality standards are met and appropriate departments informed of non-conformities

Responsible for ensuring all work is completed safely and with relevant authorisation

Be an active member of the Plastic Processing Production team

Assist in all areas of setting within Plastic Processing during busy periods

To be pro-active in all areas of the business

Support CIT activities on the shop floor

Complete training to ensure skills cover all aspects of Blow Moulding

Assist Process Technicians in establishing moulding parameters and improving efficiencies

Assist in Maintaining and updating moulding parameters and register

Assist in the repair of equipment with Maintenance technicians / Toolmakers who do not have the necessary skills to operate / set equipment

Assist and support contractors to carry out occasional work from time to time

Maintain accurate records of work carried out on all equipment

Utilise slow work periods to improve machine efficiencies

Assist Engineering in redesign of processes as required

Assist the NPD process as required

Identify machinery / equipment not fit for purpose and propose cost effective solutions to ensure activity can still be carried out

Ensure all work that is undertaken is completed safely and with relevant authorisation

Provide day to day support to Supervisors

Provide day-to-day support to Assembly Setters, Operators and Manufacturing Management as requested.

Operate machines when no setting required

Comply with the Health and Safety responsibilities as defined in the company health and safety policy, and ensure that any specific responsibilities are adequately delegated in their absence.

Minimum Qualifications / Experience required:

Trained in Injection Moulding Setting

Qualified to use Hoists / Lifting equipment

Good mechanical knowledge

Fault Recognition

Robotic Experience

Different moulding material characteristics

Please note job activities are example of work involved. They do not purport to be a comprehensive list of all aspects of the major task. Full job spec available upon request. To be considered for this fantatsic role please submit your CV ASAP.