Job Title: Machine Setter Operator

Salary: £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + overtime and excellent benefits

Shift Pattern: Monday – Thursday 15:00 pm – 23:00 pm and Friday 13:30 pm – 20:00 pm OR a rotating shift between this shift and 07:00 am – 15:00 pm Monday to Friday.

Location: Leicestershire

Our client, a leading engineering company, based in Leicestershire is seeking an experienced Injection Moulding Machine Setter Operator to join their established team. 

The prime responsibility is to ensure that the product is manufactured according to the current production plan undertaking regular checks to ensure that the product is made to the customer’s satisfaction.

If you’re seeking a new role within a forward-thinking company that rewards success then apply today!

The Benefits:

  • £30,000 to £34,000 per annum plus overtime.
  • Opportunities for career progression.
  • Free parking.
  • Pension scheme.

The Role:

  • Fit and set both insert and full tools to our range of moulding machines 
  • Ensure zero moulding defects or rework 
  • Ensure cycle rates are both achieved and-or exceeded
  • Carry out cleaning of the machines to ensure 100% uptime
  • Complete first-off inspection of parts 
  • Basic maintenance and cleaning of tools before, after or during production runs 
  • Keep a tidy and safe working environment 
  • Operate up to 5 machines when required when machine setting is not required 

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Previous experience in setting mould machines is essential
  • Experience in multi-cavity, hot runner, and hot tip systems is desirable
  • Knowledge of engineering polymers and the optimisation and processing of these materials
  • A constant focus on quality and speed
  • Experience in Lean and/ or 5S is an advantage 
  • Must be self-motivated, adaptable, organised and be able to use your own initiative 
  • A positive can-do attitude is encouraged and embraced

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