Shift Injection Mould Tool Setter

  • Location:
    Alfreton, Derbyshire Alfreton, Derbyshire Alfreton, Derbyshire Alfreton, Derbyshire
  • Salary:
    c£25,500 / D.O.E + overtime
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Engineering Jobs
  • Deadline:
    May 10, 2022

Express Recruitment are proud to be working on behalf of a pioneering engineering giant that specialise in providing innovation and manufacturing excellence worldwide. Due to continued success and increased productivity, they are actively seeking an experienced Shift Injection Mould Tool Setter to work in their existing shift production team.

The company’s main site is based in Alfreton, Derbyshire.

Successful candidates will be contracted to a 39-hour 3 shift pattern, running Monday to Friday. The shift patterns are 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm & 10pm-6am. Please only apply if you can fully commit to the shifts on a permanent basis.

In return, you will receive a competitive starting salary of up to £25,500, plus plenty of opportunities for weekly overtime, which are paid at enhanced rates.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Change tools on injection mould machines correctly, whilst adhering to health & safety procedures
  • Assist maintenance team in tooling repairs and adjusting machines as per required
  • Ensure equipment is running to maximum capacity
  • Liaise with Process Manager when encountering technical or quality problems and help to implement process improvements
  • Train and coach new starters and apprentices
  • Assist with ongoing continuous improvement activities e.g. Right First Time, 5s, Kaizen
  • Operate injection mould and electro fusion machines on the production line.
  • Maintain control of cells and ensuring they are hitting KPI targets
  • Assess manufactured products against company regulations and identifying machinery faults
  • Carry out key stage quality inspection and auditing procedure to ensure the efficiency of the production line
  • Comply with strict health and safety standards in the workplace

Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience with injection moulding machinery essential
  • Proven ability to set machines and change tooling with minimal supervision
  • Proven fault finding and machine troubleshooting experience
  • Proven health and safety exposure and understanding
  • Highly flexible towards working shifts and a willingness to learn on a continuous basis and possess a ‘can do’ attitude.

Due to the busy and physically demanding nature of the role, a flexible approach to performing tasks and duties is essential.

If you know you have the required skills and experience and would like to find out more please apply now.

Salary: c£25,500 D.O.E + overtime

Location: Alfreton, Derbyshire

Job Type: Permanent

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency. IND123