MTrec Recruitment and Training
12 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Permanent Setter to work in a rewarding contract role based in the county Durham area. You will be working within a fast moving environment where you will gain fantastic experience with a major blue chip employer, If you are motivated and enjoy helping achieve business goals then this role will be suited to you.

The Role

  • Complete the mandatory safety checks for tools, moulding machines, lifting equipment, robots and ancillary equipment
  • You will be involved in all aspects of injection moulding tool changing and machine setting.
  • You should be familiar with ancillary equipment; including mould heaters, hot runner controllers, hydraulic/pneumatic valve gate control systems (both sequential and cascade), and pad painting
  • You will carry out general troubleshooting duties
  • Experience of SMED and Kaizan would be a distinct advantage.
  • Work as part of a team on a 3 shift rota
  • Adhere to safe working practices for factory, plant and machinery.
  • Support and contribute to scrap reduction and prevention.

The Person

  • The successful candidate will work as part of a team.
  • Ideally you will be trained to, and have passed, Moulding Technology/Standards of Performance Level 3 or equivalent.
  • However, Level 1 or equivalent is a minimum requirement for the role.
  • Experience of SMED and Kaizen would be a distinct advantage.
  • With at least 5 years of Moulding Experience