Injection Moulding Technician

Ref: 500-I_1617812281
Posted: 07/04/2021
Type:
Location: Littleborough, Greater Manchester
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Pension, Overtime, Holidays

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Injection Moulding Technician

Littleborough

Nightshift – Monday to Friday – Permanent role

£31,000 + Pension + Holidays + Overtime

My client is looking for an experienced Injection Moulding Technician to join the team on a night shift pattern. This company has experienced a steady upturn in business over the last 2-3 years with them now looking to expand and bring in an Injection Moulding Setter with a strong background in plastic/polymers to strengthen the team.

Role Description
*Perform programming of moulding machines that produces plastic injected parts
*Troubleshoot moulding process issues (flash, short-shots, sinks, splay)
*Perform mould changes and set ups within scheduled time frames
*Change-out/purge and maintain material as needed.
*Coordinate mould set-up activities with production schedules to minimize downtime and maximize production efficiencies.
*Troubleshoot mould problems
*Maintain various production and quality reports.
*Perform or assist in preventative maintenance on machines and auxiliary equipment as assigned.
*Observes all local and Company safety policies and procedures as well as housekeeping requirements.

Skills and Qualifications
*Plastics Technology or equivalent and/or at least five years related experience or training.
*Mechanically inclined with experience in mould servicing/strip down clean
*Strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills
*Licenses Required: forklift truck desirable but not necessary as training will be given.
*Visual Acuity: Near acuity and required for reading and precision measuring instruments used in the inspection of parts.

Company Information
As a business our client is a true market leader within their industry with a strong presence across the UK. With a secure portfolio of clients these roles provide a stable and secure opportunity in the present economic market.

In return for your commitment my client offers a stable and secure career. If you feel this is of interest, please send your CV to directly to Ben Watkins at benw@hunterselection.co.uk

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