Job Title; Injection Moulding Operator

Key Skills; Injection Moulding, Machine Operation, Quality Inspection

Salary; £8.01 – £8.60 per hour, plus quarterly bonus

Shift Pattern; Monday – Friday, rotating day shifts 6:00am – 2:05pm and 2:00pm – 10:05pm and a permanent night shit, Monday – Friday 10:00pm – 6:05am

Location;  Whetstone, Leicestershire.

Commutable from; Leicester, Wigston, Cosby, Countesthorpe, Broughton Astley, Narborough, Lutterworth and Hinckley

Our client is currently seeking an Injection Moulding Operator to join their established manufacturing company based in Whetstone, Leicester. The successful candidate will assist with ensuring products are manufactured according to the production plan within the allocated time frame. This is a fantastic opportunity to forge a career within a progressive company.

The Role;

  • Load/Unload mould tools into the press and ensure it is set ready to run
  • Operate the shop floor interface unit CBS scanning and complete product to the required run rates.
  • Ensure the correct job and material are present prior to moulding
  • Adherence to the moulding plan
  • Operating a press with minimal supervision whilst maintaining good housekeeping ensuring that the materials and the production area are clean, tidy and hazard free.
  • Ensure FIFO is followed for consumption of product
  • Clearly distinguish between conforming and non-conforming product
  • Monitor and weigh all scrap produced
  • To carry out any other duty that is reasonably requested by a Supervisor/Manager/ Director

Our Ideal Candidate;

  • Capable of following instructions with great accuracy and attention to detail
  • Previous experience in moulding
  • Competent in operating a press
  • Must be able to distinguish between conforming and non-conforming products
  • Have a good understand the quarantine process for non conforming product
  • Good communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Previous experience in quality assurance
  • Computer literate with the ability to learn new programs quickly

The Benefits; 

  • Free car parking
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Overtime available
  • Immediate Starts Available
  • Local Interviews Arranged

If interested in this opportunity please apply directly through this website or call 0116 277 9854.

If you have not been contacted within 14 days of your application please assume that you have not been successful. We will, however, retain your application for any future roles for which you may be suitable.

This position is advertised on behalf of Jacob Thomas Associates. We have a variety of other permanent and temporary positions available ranging from Supply Chain, Logistics, Administration, Sales, Secretarial, Finance & Accounts, Customer Services, I.T. and Engineering.

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