Manufacturing/Surveying

Setter

Full Time Permanent

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Opportunity for a setter (injection moulding) to work for an established manufacturing company that has secure order books through to 2028. The site is part of a large global group of companies and has a very strong and long-standing focus on lean manufacturing and continuous improvement.

The setter will work closely with the process manager and liaise with the production team to ensure tooling changeovers take place promptly as required to meet production outputs and that machines are set up correctly to reduce potential quality defects and issues.

The role will involve working a 3 shift pattern of days (6am-2pm), afternoons (2pm-10pm) and nights (10pm-6am) with the week of the night shift starting on a Sunday and finishing on a Friday morning.

As the setter, your duties will include:

The setting of injection moulding machines and ancillary equipment
Ensuring that products are manufactured to the correct quality standards
Liaising with the maintenance department ensuring that equipment is in good working order
Ensuring that the material handlers provide material to the machines on time and to the specified requirements
Undertaking start up and shut down processes for equipment as required
Making sure that work areas are kept clean and tidy at all timesTo apply for the setter role, you will need:

Previous experience of working as a setter in a manufacturing setup, ideally plastic or automotive manufacturing
A relevant engineering qualification is desirable
Experience in dealing with large tooling (1000+ tonnes) is highly desirableIn return, the setter will receive a salary of £27,500 (including shift allowance) + pension, healthcare, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, etc.

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