Tool Setter

Job Type:
Job Sector:
South East
£12.50 to £12.50 per hour
Salary Description:
£12.50 - £12.50 Per Hour
Additional Resources
Job Ref:

Tool Setter

Location: Ashford, Kent

Salary: £12.5 per hour + Excellent Benefits

Full-Time, Permanent, Monday - Friday (40 hours)

The Client:

Our client is a well-established manufacturing firm, specialising in plastic injection moulding services in the UK, including tool making, packaging, and assembly.

The Role:

As a Tool Setter, you will play a pivotal role in operating injection moulding machines, performing tool changes and tool trials.


- Collaborate with toolmakers on necessary repairs and maintenance.
- Work closely with chargehands to execute timely tool changes.
- Maintain production quality to meet company standards.
- Function effectively both independently and within a team.


- Previous experience working as a Tool Hanger, Tool Setter or in a similar role.
- At least 1 year of experience with completed apprenticeship.
- Experience in operating injection moulding machines; additional training will be provided.
- Familiarity with tool changing would be beneficial, but not required as training will be provided.
- Understanding of CNC would be desirable.
- Ability to adhere to strict quality standards.


- 6:00am - 2:30pm
- 2:30pm - 10:30pm


- Competitive salary
- 20 days plus bank holidays
- Overtime (If required)

Apply now to seize this great opportunity in a leading automotive organisation.

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Contact Details:
Additional Resources
Tel: 0845 450 6635
Contact: Jayman

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