Moulding Setter

26 October 20212021-10-26
Droitwich, Worcestershire & Herefordshire
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Moulding Setter

Droitwich, Worcestershire

Up to £33,000


Recruit 12 has a position for a Moulding Setter for a Tier 1 Automotive Manufacturer and involves the setting and changing of mould tools to the relevant moulding machines. 


As a Moulding Setter, you main responsibilities will include:

  • Set machine and processing equipment to specification.
  • Carry out tool changes to procedures and to standard tool change times.
  • Adjusting machine settings to maintain the process to specification.
  • Carry out process monitoring checks using Statistical Process Control techniques.
  • Analyse and implement process improvement solutions.
  • Working in development teams to introduce new materials, productions or processing technology.
  • Identification of tooling conditions and repairs required.
  • To ensure that the press complies with Current Health and Safety legislation, after tool changes and before hand-over to Operator.
  • Basic programming of robots and de-gaters to handle products and complete any secondary process operation.
  • Carry out quality checks at each stage of the injection moulding process, (1st and last-off samples).


To be successful as a Moulding Setter, you must have:

  • Knowledge of the properties and processing behaviour of polymer materials
  • Basic knowledge of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Familiar with analytical/diagnostic tools, SPC, FMEA, SMED
  • Minimum of 2 years plastics injection moulding experience


If you are excited by the prospect of joining an international organization as a Moulding Setter, please apply immediately.

Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace, and World-Class manufacturing sectors.

Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport, or a valid UK visa.