Injection Moulding Technician

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Aaron Stone

Injection Moulding Technician


Injection Moulding Technician required to join a globally established Aerospace / Engineering company in the Cheltenham area. On offer is a competitive salary with a range of benefits that would be disclosed over the phone.

Job Purpose of the Injection Moulding Technician.

  • To manufacture moulded components & assemblies using both Injection moulding & Compression moulding machines.
  • To assist the team leader in all aspects of control within the mould shop.
  • To ensure that all build documentation is completed in accordance with company procedures
  • To maintain training records in accordance with company procedure as evidence of work carried out
  • To perform testing and inspection in accordance with the individuals scope of approval
  • To assist in the training of other operators to help them achieve Approved Operator status.

Key Responsibilities of the Injection Moulding Technician.

  • Responsible for the day to day loading & running of the mould machines.
  • Set up & manage a TPM system for the mould machines
  • Responsible for control & maintenance of all mould shop tooling.
  • Responsible for the management of raw material to ensure traceability control & prevention of contamination.
  • Work with the production engineering team to ensure all moulding processes are repeatable & stable.
  • Work with the Health & safety / facilities manager to ensure compliance to any & all Health & safety requirements.
  • Complete all tasks in accordance with the relevant drawings, manufacturing instructions process sheets and specifications
  • Review you job progress on an annual basis with the objective of achieving continuous improvement. You will need to adhere and contribute to the advancement of the Company Mission.
  • Maintain awareness and attend training courses as applicable for the purpose of the Company and self-development
  • Adhere at all times to Company Procedure
  • To carry out any other duties as may be reasonably requested

Background and Understanding of the Injection Moulding Technician

  • Previous experience of working in a mould shop environment
  • Full understanding of the expectations and requirements of your primary customer
  • Good level of numeracy and literacy
  • Motivated, disciplined and enthusiastic
  • Ability to work with fellow team members in a respectful and courteous manner
  • Willingness to learn and be trained to the necessary standards and record and monitor progress using the appropriate business process
  • Evidence of an eye test within the last 2 years and appropriate actions taken where required
  • Already have, or willing to undergo BPSS security checks

Advantageous Skills of the Injection Moulding Technician

  • Perfect colour vision - actual importance dependent upon specific role
  • Previous experience in an Aerospace or defence manufacturing environment

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