Injection Mould Technician

Injection Mould Technician


Late shift: 1.45pm to 10pm, Monday to Friday- 37 hours including breaks

Permanent Position

£27,000-£30,000 per annum dependant on experience.

Overtime/Overtime rate available

A leading plastic injection moulding manufacturing company specialising within Medical/Automotive/Electronics and Gas are looking to expand their team!

Responsibilities include:

  • Tool change and machine setting.                                                                                                        
  • Organise the shift production team to achieve output requirements.      
  • Train operators using standard operation instructions and operating procedures
  • Maintain quality and safety standards and operate procedures and instigate containment and corrective actions in the event of non-conformance                             
  • Continuously strive to eliminate and reduce waste of any kind within the manufacturing process: scrap, rework, consumables, etc.                                          
  • Achieve daily production plans and report performance daily to Mould Shop Supervision
  • Control and collate product quality and process control data                                       
  • Provide effective hand-over information communication between shift
  • Hold short briefings with the team at the start of each shift                         
  • Encourage personal development and skill acquisition of team members                
  • Maintain and strive to improve housekeeping standards.                                                             
  • Provide direct machine operator cover as necessary to maintain process continuity
  • Carry out and champion productive maintenance tasks as appropriate to skill lev
  • Provide technical assistance in the development of new products through design reviews, tooling reviews and tool or process trials if required                

What you'll need?

  • Injection moulding experience
  • Supervisory experience
  • Machine experience (desirable) Arburg, Demag and Krauss Maffei

What's in it for you?

  • Attendance bonus 
  • 20 Days holiday + bank holidays
  • Company Pension