Trainee Injection Moulding Setter - West Midlands

£25,000 – 29,000 - Plastic Moulding / Processing - Plastics
Ref: 974 Date Posted: Wednesday 03 Jul 2024
  • Job Title:  Trainee Injection Moulding Setter
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £25,000 – 29,000
  • Shift: Days, moving on to shifts after probation
  • Industry: Injection Moulding Company  
We are working with an established Injection Moulding company based in Birmingham. They are recruiting for a Trainee Injection Moulding Setter to join their team on a Days role.
Key Responsibilities include:
  • Monitoring production processes ensuring optimum running conditions
  • Tooling change overs
  • Resolving machine related production/quality issues in an efficient and timely manner
  • Providing efficient end of shift handovers
  • Produce quality moulded product
  • Barrel and screw cleaning
  • Assist with the start-up and shutdown of lines
  • Monitor and maintain quality in accordance with specification
  • Use fork truck and manual means to move raw material and finished products
  • Perform tool trials
  • Help to achieve optimum production
  • Assist other moulding setters and operators
  • Make every effort to keep moulded product scrap to a minimum
  • Maintain a clean and tidy workplace and good house keeping within the department (5’s)
  • Throughout each shift measure and record quality checks and monitor product quality
  • Follow and understand operating procedures and setting sheets for moulded products
  • Inform the Production Manager immediately of any breaches of the works rules
Qualifications & Experience required:
  • Previous experience working within the plastics industry is desirable but not essential
  • Good knowledge of plastics and the uses/properties
How To Apply
This position is commutable from; Redditch, Worcester, Bromsgrove, Kidderminster, Wolverhampton
Relevant Job Titles: Injection Molding Setter, Injection Molding Technician, Injection Moulding Operator, Process Engineer, Moulding Setter, Moulding Technician, Injection Moulding Operator
All applicants must live in the UK and be eligible to work and live in the UK. Please note, our client is unable to offer Sponsorship or Visa support for this role.
Due to the sheer volume of applications, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.
Axion Recruitment is working as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.