Mould Shop Technician

From £21,000 - East Sussex

Posted: 10th, Sep 2017

Reference N°: 39472

Type: Permanent

The Company
Design and manufacture products for a number of industry sectors such as, aerospace, and automotive

The Role
To set and run Plastic and Rubber moulding machines to continually achieve the required standards.
To provide technical expertise in relation to mould press setting and operation.
To carry out wide ranging projects in order to improve product quality, increase tooling life / reliability, reduce component costs and improve manufacturing efficiency.
Main Responsibilities and Tasks:
To set and run Plastic and Rubber moulding machines to continually achieve the required standards.
To carry out Tooling Trials on new and newly refurbished Tools.
To assist the setters in Tool / Machine setting of existing Tools.
To fault find in a structured manor and recommend fixes to overcome any issues.
To monitor the condition of tooling in the department ensuring that production requirements can be fulfilled on time.
Shift based role - 6am to 2pm & 2pm to 10pm

The Candidate
Good level of general education to HNC or similar and experience in Mould Press Setting and Operating and the manufacture of precision plastic and elastomer components is required. The successful candidate will need to be able to set and operate injection moulding machines and be able to carry out toll changes. Good communication skills.

The Package
The minimum salary for this role is £21,000 pa (including shift allowance), however the client may pay up to £23,900 pa (including shift allowance) to a candidate that can meet all key qualifications and abilities + benefits

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