Mould Setter/Operator

  • Job Reference: 67464075-2
  • Date Posted: 12 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Anonymous
  • Location: Plymouth, Devon
  • Salary: £24,000 to £25,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £24000 - £25000/annum
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

My client, a successful Manufacturing business based in Plymouth. They
are looking for A Mould Setter/Operator to join their 2pm to 10.30pm
shift on a full time, permanent basis.

Candidate requirements:

1, Experienced mould setter for small to medium mould tools

2, Background to include modern manufacturing experience, with a good
knowledge of lean manufacturing, and health and safety cultures.

3, Must have a good practical background, and be able to offer the

* Ensuring tools are set and machines are tuned to meet product and
component specifications, and tolerances

* Have a good knowledge of how to, operate plastic injection
moulding machinery to produce various products and components

* Carry out tool changes and have a good general knowledge of
maintenance of all tooling, and how it works.

* Monitor all production, and able to make adjustment to ensure
cycle times are being achieved and production is as efficient as

* Ensuring a high level of quality and maintaining repeatability

* Certify the components produced are gauged to specification as fit
for purpose

* Responding quickly to any machine breakdowns and be able work in a
team , and contribute to improving component t quality

* Ensure that all necessary production documentation is completed on
time, is accurate and can be understood by others

* Work within strictly controlled production environments, and
conform to International and European Regulatory standards;

* Ensure all work is carried out in compliance with the company
Health & Safety Policy

* Secondary Activities

* Device assembly tasks


* Must have at least 2 years' experience in an injection moulding

* Knowledge of different materials, injection moulding machines and
mould tools

* Setting machines and optimising processes


* Good practical skills and ability to handle small components and

* Have a good attention to detail

* Able to work effectively in a team

* Good personal and effective communication skills

* Awareness of health and safety issues.

* Ability to communicate effectively in English

* Good time management skills, i.e. reporting to work on time, break

If you have experience in Injection Moulding and you are looking for a
new opportunity, please click the "apply" button, or call Samantha
Edwards for an informal chat. Thank you for your interest