Injection Mould Technician

Location Eastleigh
Discipline: Manufacturing & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £34000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Contact name: Chris Chapman

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Job ref: BBBH1777
Published: about 1 month ago

Injection Moulding Technician

£34,000 - £36,000 per annum
Eastleigh, Hampshire

Company Profile
A specialist manufacture of their own products using injection moulding techniques and part of a large group of companies are currently looking for skilled and experienced Injection Moulding Technicians due to continued growth in customer base, order book and re-investment into the organisation.

Job Profile
As a successful Injection Moulding Technician, you will experience working in a state of the art, well structured, warm, and friendly environment alongside a strong team of other skilled Injection Moulding Technicians / Setters.


  • Carry out tool changes and set machine process using best practice and in accordance with health and safety procedures
  • Support trials of new tools to achieve optimum performance
  • Train operators to perform start up, shut down and problem analysis procedures
  • Provide hands on process support
  • Ensure efficient tool changes
  • Minimise machine downtime
  • Optimise setting conditions
  • Minimise scrap and other material wastage
  • Ensure all production recording documents are completed as necessary
  • Obtain first and last off approval samples
  • Maintain quality throughout production run
  • Liaise with Manager and operators to identify and categories production deficiencies
  • Responsible for care and low-level maintenance of both machines and tools (to agreed limits)
  • Liaise with appropriate support staff to arrange advanced levels of maintenance and repairs
  • Create and control master setting sheets
  • Control and display of production and quality instructions
  • Ensure all procedures are followed and maintained
  • Report any incidents or concerns

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Previous experience within an Injection Moulding environment
  • The ability to read technical drawings and use measuring devices
  • An ability to work in a pressurised environment and meet deadlines
  • Excellent communicator, both verbal and written
  • Excellent understanding of health & safety requirements


  • 40hrs per week
  • Double days (6am - 2pm / 2pm - 10pm) OR Night shift (10pm - 6am) Monday to Friday
  • Annual Basic Salary: £29,500
  • Night Shift Premium = £6,944
  • Double days = £4,629
  • Lots of overtime available paid at x1.5hrs weekdays / Saturdays & x2 Sundays


  • Holiday - 25 days plus 8 statutory holidays
  • Pension - contributory up to 4% Pensionable Pay which the company will add up to 8% of Pensionable Pay. Option to pay contributions via Salary Sacrifice
  • Life Assurance - cover based on 2 times annual salary (Pension Scheme members only)
  • Health Cash Plan Scheme - provides reimbursement of Optical, Dental, Chiropody, Consultant fees up to set limits.
  • On site car parking facilities
  • Optional Share Incentive Plan (Your Employee Shares)