Shift Supervisor Setter

Lawson Keys Ltd
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Overview: Our client, a manufacturer of injection moulding components has retained our services to search for Injection Moulding Setter Supervisor.

Overview: As Injection Moulding Setter Supervisor, you must have several years' experience with setting, conditioning, maintenance & process optimisation of Injection Moulding machines working with a wide range of materials. The Injection Moulding Setter Supervisor will be responsible for all aspects of tool changing in the injection moulding department, be responsible for all aspects of process control and ensuring that the quality of products are achieved to the standards required.

For a proven Injection Moulding Setter / Shift Supervisor, this is an excellent opportunity to work secure a stable position within a forward thinking company.


- The purpose of the role is to train, develop and supervise team members in accordance with agreed business targets/objectives, maintaining quality standards and working within a Lean Manufacturing Strategy
- To ensure company procedures are adhered to for KPIs, Health & Safety, quality, supervisory, disciplinary matters, etc., and ensuring all 5S and housekeeping standards are monitored and maintained on a continual basis
- You will also be required to troubleshoot moulding/processing problems effectively and carry out tooling changes as required.


- Due to the nature of the role you will need good communication skills, with a good standard of English and Mathematics
- Be able to liaise at all levels, be accurate, consistent, able to ensure that quality standards are correct and maintained, able to work under pressure and have a good standard of computer/IT literacy
- Ideally you will have injection moulding experience and hold formal Setter training qualifications or equivalent experience in the area of plastics injection moulding
- Experience of working with Krauss Maffei, Arburg or Boy machines

Key Words: "Injection Moulding", Setter, "Moulding Technician", "Injection Moulding Setter", "Process Technician", "Process Development Technician", "Setter Supervisor", "Senior Setter"


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