Blow Moulding Technician

Job Description

Blow Moulding Technician

Shifts Days/Nights 12 hours 7am-7pm


Salary £DOE + Benefits

OT- Time & 1/2

Industry- Packaging Manufacturing

The Company: The opportunity for a Blow Moulding Technician to join a multi-national packaging manufacturing company who have been manufacturing value added rigid plastic packaging solutions to a wide range of blue chip companies.

The successful candidate will be an experienced blow moulding technician or have packaging manufacturing experience with the ability to work independently and autonomously.

The Blow Moulding Technician Candidate:

  • The primary role is the general operation, maintenance and improvement of the blow moulding extrusion machinery, inclusive of pre-production set up and changeovers
  • To operate, maintain and production lines including ancillary equipment maximising efficiencies
  • Monitoring machine performance, maintaining output, quality and waste targets whilst keeping downtime to a minimum
  • To ensure all raw materials, scrap and finished goods are accurately documented and recorded
  • Continuous quality checks throughout production runs
  • Mechanical/electrical knowledge of tool changes and planned maintenance would be advantageous

The Blow Moulding Position:

  • The Blow Moulding Technician will be reporting to the Shift Leader whilst working as part of a team
  • Participate in continuous development and training
  • Liaise with colleagues and other departments to enhance efficiencies and aid business development
  • Adhere to policies and procedures relating to health, safety and quality
  • Adhere to site and corporate health and safety policies
  • Follow a clean as you go policy
  • Ability to manage a schedule of work on a daily basis
  • Strong understanding of continuous improvement measures
  • Make contact with suppliers to obtain competitive quotations for parts to maintain Plant Equipment and effectiveness

Interviews are being conducted as soon as possible for this vacancy, so if you are interested please get in touch as soon as possible and register your details with us.

Key words; blow moulding technician / packaging / manufacturing / shifts / production