Injection Moulding Technician

  • Job Reference: AGS13973
  • Date Posted: 25 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Marske Recruitment
  • Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
  • Salary: £24,800
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Allan Stevenson
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01642 718936

Job Description

MSS People are working with an established Plastic Injection Moulding Manufacturer based in Blackburn who require an Injection Moulding Technician to join their team and work within the moulding department.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Setting and operating injection moulding machines and equipment
  • Using the specified tools to safely mount & bolt injection moulding tools into machines
  • First line diagnostics and fault finding
  • Provide input to pFMEA, control plans and other quality driven exercises
  • Performing tool and colour changes as and when required
  • Troubleshooting and accurate diagnosis of process faults
  • Production of 1st off parts that meet the requirements of the quality plan and master sample
  • Assist with 5S, Lean and Continuous Improvement exercises within the company
  • General housekeeping including maintaining the upkeep & hygiene of the machines.


Skills & Experience required:

  • A relevant technical qualification
  • Previous track record demonstrating precision tool setting experience
  • Proficient in machine/ robot operation & relevant Microsoft Office programs
  • Problem solving skills and proven ability in root cause analyses
  • Ability to maintain attention to detail when working under pressure
  • Good people management skills
  • Sound knowledge of associated processes, applications and procedures

This position will be to cover three rotating shifts: - 6am - 2pm, 10pm- 6am, 2pm-10pm

For more information about the role and the client, please contact Allan Stevenson

Salary Circa £24,800

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