Shift Supervisor – Plastic Injection Moulding

Location: Rotherham,South Yorkshire
Position Type: Permanent
Salary: Overtime paid at £11.65

Shift Supervisor – Plastic Injection Moulding 

Rotherham, South Yorkshire

£22,152 per annum + overtime (£10.65 per hour + overtime paid at £11.65 per hour)

6am – 2:45pm / 8:45am – 6pm Monday – Friday


Shift Supervisor / Tool Setter

The Candidate

Our client is a fast-growing manufacturer of plastic components. They are looking for a Shift Supervisor to join their team and be responsible for the following:

•             Setting and operating the plastic injection moulding machines

•             Carry out tool change-overs

•             Ensuring the smooth running of production

•             Work on injection moulding machines ranging from 40 tonne to 2700 tonne

•             Work as a hands-on team member

•             Ensure team morale and productivity

•             Over-see the quality of goods in line with ISO9001 standards

•             Keep up to paperwork

•             Conduct visual inspections and tests; i.e. rigidity

•             General machine maintenance

•             Organise team members’ holidays

Shift Supervisor / Tool Setter

The Role

The successful candidate will expected to have the following:

•             Plastic injection moulding experience

•             Tool changing experience

•             Tool setting experience

•             Ideally will have worked to ISO9001 standards

•             Desirably would have some supervisory experience, though not essential

•             An FLT Counterbalance license would be desirable though in no way essential

•             A motivated and hands-on attitude

•             Excellent communication skills

The Company

Our client is a fast-growing group who manufacture an array of plastic components through injection moulding. They are looking to find the right candidate to join their expanding team.

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Posted on website: 27/06/2018

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