Machine Setter

Reference: 5006 SJ
Consultant: Sone Johnson

Job Description:

  • Mainly be responsible for operating and setting of machines and equipment relating to the production process with a focus on manufacturing quality and minimal downtime.
  • • Technical
    • Fitting and setting up of injection moulds
    • Setup Robots
    • Correcting deviations from standard operating conditions
  • • Monitoring
    • Monitoring product cycle times, machine performance and product quality
  • • Continuous improvement
    • Maximizing Operational Equipment Efficiencies to help meet targets
    • Maintenance of machines
    • Technical investigations on effectiveness of machines
  • • Reporting deviations from standard operating conditions


  • Related qualifications – Advanced Injection Moulding Setter and preferably Plastic Processing Certification
  • 4-6 years’ related experience in a technical capacity within the injection moulding environment
  • Sound knowledge of plastics materials
  • Working knowledge of Hydraulics and Pneumatics
  • Working knowledge of compressors, chillers and cooling towers
  • Understanding of production principles

How to Apply:

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