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£25000 - £35000 per annum
Leeds
BRI-888180329211459
March 18, 2021

About the role


Our client, a successful and well-established injection moulding business, seeks to appoint an Injection Moulding Technician to support their production team by operating and maintaining their injection moulding machines. You will need to have at least three years’ experience in the operation of injection moulding machines and excellent technical knowledge of plastics and polymers. This is a very hands on shop floor based position. You will be involved daily in the setting and changing of mould tools, validation of new tooling and the analysis of defect, fixture or machining problems

Injection Moulding Technician – Roles and Responsibilities – Moulding, Technician, Plastics, Production, Machine Shop, Machinery

* Production of the fallers and inserts including manufacturing product
* Carry out tool changes to procedures and to standard tool change times
* Managing the production workflow on a day-to-day basis in a safe working environment
* Working with development teams to introduce new materials, productions or processing technology
* Complete all documentation as required
* Perform regular quality checks at each stage of the injection moulding process, including 1st offs and last-offs
* Maximising production efficiencies by performing Lean, Kaizen and 5S activities and ascertain machine capability using SPC

Injection Moulding Technician Roles and Responsibilities – Moulding, Technician, Plastics, Production, Textiles, Machinery

* Experienced with injection moulding machines from at least three years’ experience in industry
* Knowledge of the properties and processing behaviour of polymer materials from an engineering or plastics manufacturing related qualification
* Demonstrated hands on experience of tool changes, first & last off approvals & process start-ups
* Lean and continuous improvement experience
* The ability to communicate clearly, both written and verbally
* Engineering skills including milling and drilling would be a distinct advantage
* Familiar with analytical/diagnostic tools, SPC, 6s, SMED

Injection Moulding Technician, Moulding, Plastics, Production, Machinery

If you have experience in the operation of injection moulding machines and this role appeals to you then please do apply!

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