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  • £22000 - £23000 per annum
  • Telford
  • Posted: 05/08/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025420351

Job Details

Part of a major international group, this organisation is launching a new product in their modern highly automated new manufacturing facility to produce complex high value components for the automotive industry. Due to continued expansion of new machinery and tooling a number of opportunities exist for Setters to work across either die casting or CNC machining cells. There are massive opportunities to build and progress your career in a World Class Manufacturing Environment. 

Machine Tool Setters

Full-time salaried permanent positions, benefits include shift allowance, paid overtime, pension contribution, life assurance, death in service, onsite canteen and car parking
Location: Telford

A core member of the production team, you will be responsible for the manufacturing of castings and or second operation machining, whilst ensuring a safe working environment is maintained and customer satisfaction being the goal in terms of meeting high quality standards. These are full-time, permanent positions. This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful individual to start employment, developing both your skill set & career path.

  • Ensure all die casting moulding machines or CNC machine tools are set to the optimum conditions, to produce quality components
    Provide support and process improvement
  • Conduct tool changes and machine set up
  • Identification for areas of improvement within tool changes
  • Tool change reduction through SMED
  • Cycle time improvement / general scrap reduction
  • Training of Operators on operation/ recovery of ABB robots
    Promote the companies HSE policies across the department and plant
  • This role is over a 3-shift pattern – Monday to Friday
Applications are sought from experienced machine tool setters with a background in either CNC machining, pressure die casting or large plastic injection moulding or press tools/ dies
  • Ideally, you will be Apprentice trained with experience gained a high volume, complex manufacturing environment
  • Strong knowledge of setting up complex machine processes and tooling. – pressure die casting, plastic injection moulding, pressing/ stamping or 4/5 axis CNC milling
  • Knowledge of SMED and 5S
  • Good problem solving skills
    Confidence to challenge the status quo with a proactive in approach and “can do attitude”
    Good communicator both written and verbal
    Ability to work under pressure
    Organised and able to multi-task
    Flexible to work different shift patterns, either double days (6am to 2pm and 2pm to 10pm) or nights
The opportunity:
These are full-time, permanent positions and would suit someone who is looking for an opportunity where there are genuine career prospects
You will be joining an established manufacturing organisation, and you will be supported by a strong management team. This is a superb opportunity that, for the right person, can offer fantastic potential for greater chances within the organisation.  The company is part of a major international group who have invested significantly in new premises and machinery to facilitate a new product introduction programme. In return our client is offering a generous pro rata salary & benefits package plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation.
Apply on-line or call Sandeep Dhillon for a confidential discussion
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