Prostaff: Injection Moulding Setter

Reference: PS009006-RC-2

A well-established and leading manufacturing company supplying Plastic Packaging for the Dairy and Food and Beverage industries requires the above to effectively set up, maintain and repair machines to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of machinery.

Duties & Responsibilities

Minimum requirements for the role:

  • Plastic Federation qualification is preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years’ Injection Moulding Setter / Operator experience in a plastic manufacturing environment.
  • Must have Operational Injection Moulding experience.
  • Must understand Injection Moulding Processes and Parameters to ensure that processes are right.
  • Must be prepared to work shift and overtime.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Sound ability to communicate effectively across all levels.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Setting and maintaining Injection Moulding machines and ensuring that they run effectively and efficiently, as well as performing mould changes.
  • Maintaining acceptable part quality and submitting samples for Quality Inspection and Mould Approval.
  • Ensuring manufacturing processes are within agreed process parameters.
  • Monitoring products regularly to determine quality and adherence to specifications.
  • Observing all Safety and Environmental Procedures and good manufacturing practices, as well as minimising down time during shifts.
  • Troubleshooting and finding solutions to problems with machines and ensuring maximum output.

Salary package, including benefits, is highly negotiable depending on experience gained.

Package & Remuneration

R Negotiable