Injection Mould Setter - Evenings

Salary: Negotiable dependant on experience
Type: Full Time
Closing date: Mar 15, 2022

Pentagon are looking for an experienced Mould Setter to join our busy team on the evening shift. Our Plastic Injection Moulding factory is home to 12moulding machines, producing bespoke technical moulded products to a wide range of industry sectors.

In the role as Setter at Pentagon your duties will involve:

Providing general support to the Moulding Division, ensuring a constant high-level of housekeeping across all areas ensuring a safe and healthy work environment, safety standards are adhered to consistently at all times and work is completed to within agreed safe practices and legislation.

Monitoring the quality of production with responsibility to deliver against customer specifications and reacting to issues where quality parameters could be improved or compromised.

Ensuring production output is delivered to within the targeted cost, quality and time requirements, noting and reporting upon any variation to the target performance criteria or deviation from any expected operating parameters.

Completion of all standard tooling operations to include tool preparation, insert changes, tool hanging/removal and close down, ensuring at all times production jobs are completed to relevant production standards whilst optimising processes to deliver maximum efficiency.

Set up, run and monitor all automated and ancillary equipment for each production line or cell, to include, dryers, hot runners, temperature controllers and hoppers.

Application of process knowledge to troubleshoot a wide range of processing issues, raw material behaviours and ancillary faults

Diligently maintain accurate records and data to support monitoring of all performance criteria

Supervising Mould Shop Operatives, working collaboratively to achieve the delivery of Pentagon's aims and objectives.

To be successful in this role you will have materials processing experience inclusive of PVC, ABS, Polycarbonate, Polypropylene & Glass filled nylon. You will be able to confident in Tool hanging/removal and setting of injection mould presses.

This is an evening’s-based role and hours of work are 3pm – 11pm Monday to Friday with some flexibility required to cover annual leave and sickness on the day shift.

How to apply

If you think your skillset would be a good fit for this role and are looking to work for a company that is committed to continuous improvement, then send your CV to our Communications Manager websales@pentagonplastics.co.uk