Plastic Processing Setter/Operator / Injection Moulding

Location
Stonehouse
Salary
£10.33 per hour
Posted
06 Mar 2017
Closes
03 Apr 2017
Ref
XOHP-23
Contact
Alanna Doyle
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Plastic Processing Setter/Operator

Salary: £10.33 per hour

Based: Stonehouse, Gloucestershire

Hours: 40 hours per week working alternating shifts and days as required

The company specialises in the design, development, prototyping and the manufacture of innovative Medical, Scientific and Veterinary products. They also offer a complete service for OEM customers, including project management and assistance with Marketing and Commercialisation.

The Company has invested heavily in the latest equipment and now have an exciting opportunity for a Plastics Processing Setter/Operators working with their Technologies Team.

You will need to have a good working knowledge of Injection Moulding and Plastic Extrusion processes. An understanding of Plastic materials during processing and assembly operations as well as a knowledge of Plastic Extrusion process and when foreign forces are applied such as Solvents and Irradiation. You must be self-disciplined with the treatment and control of mould tools and knowledge of plastic recognition would be an advantage.

Key Responsibilities:

* Set and operate plastic Injection Moulding and plastic Extrusion Machines to produce components to tight tolerances maintaining quality throughout all production runs.
* Work within strict controlled production environments to International and European Regulatory standards.
* Be versatile with the requirement to Set and operate downstream heat and mechanical Assembly processing equipment.
* Certify the components produced are gauged to specification as fit for purpose
* Ensure that all necessary documentation is completed on time, is accurate, can be read by others.
* Ensure all work is carried out in compliance with the company Health & Safety policy, and that any incidents are reported to the production manager.
* Liaise with the production manager in developing solutions for day to day problem solving.

Experience Required:

* Must have good working knowledge of Injection Moulding process
* Must be self-disciplined with the treatment and control of mould tools
* Must have good working knowledge of Plastic Extrusion process
* Must have good understanding of machine preventative maintenance programs
* Knowledge of Plastic materials during processing and assembly operations when foreign forces are applied such as Solvents and Irradiation.
* Knowledge of plastic recognition would be an advantage.

To apply for this role please click APPLY to submit your CV and covering letter

Candidates with the relevant experience, skills, or previous job titles of; Plastics Process Engineers, Quality Process Engineer, Plastic Setting Operator, Quality Process Coordinator, Quality Process Supervisor, Process Support, Plastic Setter, Process Development, Plastics Engineer, Process Technician, Technical Engineer, Process Technician, Quality Technical Support, Production Process Engineer, Production Process Coordinator, Production Supervisor, Plastics Technician, Production Support may also be considered for this role.

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