Tool Setter

  • Job Reference: AGS14081
  • Date Posted: 6 December 2018
  • Recruiter: Marske Recruitment
  • Location: Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire
  • Salary: £26,000
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Allan Stevenson
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01642 718936

Job Description

MSS People are working with a global supplier of automotive components and systems, who require Tool Setters to join their expanding team based in Scunthorpe.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Setting tools in presses and their start up in line with production requirements
  • Start and Stop Injection Moulding Presses
  • Prepare Tools and Equipment in advance of a Tool Change
  • Sling and Lift Tools using Cranes
  • Presentation of 1st off part to Quality Dept for 1st off process
  • Adhering to Quality and work procedures
  • Set up robot heads and load programmes
  • Reporting faults to tool-room / maintenance in accordance with IAC procedures
  • Ensure accurate completion of job packs prior to and at Tool Change and recording deviations where necessary
  • Troubleshooting and supporting process improvements as directed by the Process Engineer
  • Responsible for safety checks, housekeeping in and around machine areas, routine maintenance checks where specified – always being aware of the safety of other employees
  • Participate in SMED activities
  • Work to and report KPI targets/results with respect to Tool Change times and OEE data
  • Additional Responsibilities for EPP setters include Tool Maintenance and Preparation, along with basic plant and equipment maintenance.
  • Perform colour changes

Education & Experience:

  • Experience with Injection Moulding, Robots and Processes such as Gas Injection, Low Pressure Injection, Foil Moulding and In-Mould Cloth are essential.
  • Hold or be actively pursuing an NVQ Level 2 in Injection Moulding and Tool Setting.  An NVQ Level 3 would be desirable
  • Have an overhead Crane Operation Licence

For a confidential chat about the role, please call Allan Stevenson on 01642 718936

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