Tool Setter - Plastics Manufacturing

  • Job Reference: PK8347
  • Date Posted: 2 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Future Recruitment Ltd
  • Website:
  • Location: West Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive, dependent on experience
  • Sector: Packaging, Production
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description



Location: West Yorkshire

Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience, Career development opportunities, Comprehensive training and support, Health and safety-focused environment, Benefits package including pension and healthcare.

Hours - 12 hr shifts (4 on 4 off)

Company Overview:

Join a leading plastics manufacturer in West Yorkshire, known for quality and innovation. Currently seeking a skilled Tool Setter to support production operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Tool Setup: Prepare and set up injection moulding tools and equipment.
  • Machine Adjustment: Optimise machine settings for performance and quality.
  • Troubleshooting: Identify and resolve tool and equipment issues.
  • Maintenance: Conduct routine maintenance on tools and machines.
  • Quality Assurance: Perform quality checks on production runs.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate records of tool changes and maintenance.
  • Health and Safety: Follow health and safety regulations.
  • Continuous Improvement: Suggest and implement process improvements.
  • Collaboration: Work with Operators, Supervisors, and Quality Control.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Experience: Proven experience as a Tool Setter in plastics manufacturing.
  • Technical Skills: Knowledge of injection moulding, tool setting, and machine operation.
  • Attention to Detail: Ensure precise setup and quality production.
  • Problem-Solving: Resolve technical issues efficiently.
  • Physical Stamina: Handle physical demands, including lifting tools.
  • Communication: Collaborate effectively with team members.