Setter Technician - HM1255

 Setter Technician


Salary in the region of £23-£24K PA

8am-4:30pm Mon-Thurs 8am-1:30pm Friday

Full description

Skillection are delighted to be working with their exclusive manufacturing client based in Huddersfield.

Due to a fantastic year the organisation is expanding, and they are looking to recruit an additional setter to the team.

Principal Job Objective

To ensure that all change-overs are completed successfully to ensure that products are manufactured in an efficient way and in line with all appropriate quality and safety standards. To make adjustments to the manufacturing equipment when the products are moving out of the preferred specification envelope. To take part in improvement activities to support the business in being more successful.

Key Accountabilities

To change over production lines in an efficient and safe way

To set the parameters of the equipment to achieve the right quality standards

To adjust presses, rolling machines, slitters and transport mechanisms when it looks as though a problem might be developing

To correctly identify tooling issues and to work with other team members to resolve these when it looks as though a more serious problem might be developing

To take part in improvement activities

To support and advise the production Supervisor in planning change-over activities to support the production plan

To behave in a manner that is safe and that promotes good manufacturing practice

To assist in training Senior Operators to adjust equipment

To work with team members to improve the effectiveness of the change-over processes

To assist in training new setters

To work shifts or flexible working patterns when required

Necessary Requirements

To understand all safety rules

To understand all quality rules

To be able to set all equipment

To be able to adjust all equipment

To understand TPM and improvement processes

To liaise with visitors as necessary

To understand the technical processes

To operate manufacturing equipment when required

To give reasonable cover in operational areas when required

To work shifts or flexible working patterns when required


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