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Mathew Ram-Gopal

Senior Recruitment Consultant Phone: 01527 60070

Sector Focus: Engineering & Manufacturing:
Disciplines: Injection Moulding & Plastics 

I am a Senior Recruitment Consultant specialising within the Injection Moulding industry. I work with both moulding and tooling companies and have a proven track record of filling roles from Setters to Operations Directors.

In my spare time I like to....

cook, go cycling, and carry out home improvements.

My favourite holiday is....

sailing around Greece or Croatia.

 
 
 
 

MATHEW RAM-GOPAL JOBS

 
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Injection Moulding Setter

OT, Healthcare, bonus

This well-established and successful moulding business is currently seeking experienced Mouldshop Shift Setters who can help them achieve the company's business goals, exceed their customer's expectations and move forward their ability to meet technical challenges.

As Injection Moulding Setter your duties will include -

  • Performing Mould Tool changes effectively and safely on machines ranging from 25T-1700T
  • Setting Injection Moulding Machines to produce components, working closely with the Quality department to ensure the quality standard of production is within specification
  • Programming robots to efficiently de-mould and deposit mouldings, sprues and runners
  • Minimise the occurrence of waste within the production environment
  • Provide suggestions for the updating of production setting documentation to reflect up to date processing information
  • Actively engaging with 5S programs and continuous improvement projects
  • Provide feedback to the Technical team highlighting continuous improvement opportunities

To be successful in the role of Injection Moulding Setter, the ideal candidate will have;

  • Significant experience of working in an Injection Moulding Setting role
  • Thorough knowledge of tooling, machines, ancillaries and processing of a wide range of materials
  • A good understanding of lean manufacturing principles

Based in the Oakham area, this role is commutable from Leicester, Peterborough, Grantham and Corby.

On offer -

Basic salary will be in the range of £26,000 - £28,300 depending on the candidate, with the possibility of overtime. The wider package includes non-contributory pension, private healthcare, childcare voucher scheme and profit share bonus.

Apply now to be considered for this role!

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Injection Moulding Setter Technician

This expanding business specialising in products for the technology market is currently seeking an experienced Injection Moulding Setter Technician to join their business, working on a Double days basis (one week earlies, one week lates) Monday-Friday.

As Injection Moulding Setter Technician, you will be working in a busy Mouldshop (machines range from 70-500T). Your duties will include -
* Setting machines from scratch
* Carrying out tool trials
* Trouble shooting machine/process issues
* Quality checks

To be successful in the role of Injection Moulding Setter Technician, the ideal candidate will -
* Be able to set from scratch and will have experience of Tool Trialling
* Be confident with trouble shooting
* Have experience with carrying out first off/last off checks
* Be self-sufficient and able to work confidently alone when required
* Have experience with a range of engineering/commodity plastics

Send your CV now to be considered for this opportunity

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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Injection Moulding Process Engineer

£35000 - £40000 per annum benefits

This growing manufacturer of medical devices is currently seeking an Injection Moulding Process Engineer to join their team.

As a Plastics Process Engineer, your duties will include -

  • Running and development of tooling and processes for extrusion and injection moulding machinery.
  • Providing first-line support to Production for process and equipment issues.
  • Responsibility for creating User Requirement Specifications and Functional Design Specifications for capital expenditure, business purchases, and other business needs such as tools and fixtures.
  • Sourcing, procurement, and commissioning and installation and operational qualification of equipment (IQOQ and all required IQOQ outputs), tools, and fixtures, which may include FAT, SAT and DQ.
  • Responsible for generating scientific protocols and reports and other quality system documentation.
  • Conducting process development and validation in accordance with the requirements of the QMS and any specified customer requirements, and Health & Safety legal requirements, including full documentation of all trials and validations.
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining documents such as work instructions, production work instructions in draft, pFMEA, risk assessments, SSOW's (Safe Systems of Work) training, etc.
  • Provide expertise to NPD and other departments as required with support for new product introductions and new technologies, sample builds and building jigs.
  • Develop and validate inspection and testing techniques and equipment where required for process development and validation.
  • Responsible for training departments for processes and equipment use.

To be successful in the role of Plastics Process Engineer, the ideal Candidate will -

  • Have significant experience with plastics processing, either Injection Moulding or Extrusion, as a Process Engineer
  • Come from a medical devices or pharmaceutical background ideally with working to ISO13485 QMS
  • Have experience of process development and validation and understand the dependencies in a validation project.

On offer -

  • A competitive salary
  • Days based role
  • Career development/progression
  • Bonus
  • Working for a dynamic and growing company

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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Injection Moulding Setter Technician

Benefits

This well-established plastics products manufacturer is currently seeking a Nightshift Injection Moulding Technician working Monday-Friday.

Working within a large but clean mouldshop, your duties will include -

  • Changing tools
  • Condition setting machines
  • Trouble shooting any moulding or process issues
  • Process optimisation

To be eligible for the role of Injection Moulding Setter Tech, the ideal Candidate -

  • Must have a significant amount of experience in Injection Moulding
  • Will ideally have training from an industry recognised body
  • Must be able to tool change, condition set, and trouble shoot.
  • Ideally will have worked with a range of machines including Krauss Maffei and Fanuc, and have an appreciation of robots.

On Offer -

  • A salary of up to £34k
  • Pension
  • Working within a clean environment
  • Career progression

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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Injection Moulding Setter Supervisor

£28000 - £33500 per annum Benefits

This leading manufacturer of products to the technology sector is currently looking for an Injection Moulding Setter Supervisor to join their team, working on a 3 shift basis (rotating weeks of earlies, lates, and nights). This role is responsible for supervising the Injection Moulding Department to ensure that tool and machine setting, production efficiencies and quality control are carried out to a high standard.

As injection Moulding Setter Supervisor your duties will include -

  • Carry out tool changes and set machine process using best practice and in accordance with health and safety procedures.
  • Conduct 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 (some out of hours call out)
  • Minimise machine downtime, scrap and other material wastage
  • Optimise setting conditions
  • Obtain first and last off approval samples
  • Maintain quality throughout production run
  • Liaise with Manager and operators to identify and categorise production deficiencies
  • Responsible for care and low-level maintenance of both machines and tools (to agreed limits)
  • Liaise Maintenance team to arrange advanced levels of maintenance and repairs
  • Create and control master setting sheets
  • Control and display of production and quality instructions
  • To oversee shifts giving technical training where needed
  • Produce procedures where necessary to ensure a 1 way of working mentality
  • Schedule the machines to achieve customer requirements and on time delivery
  • Liaise with engineers regarding tooling issues and/or improvements
  • Identify and carry out any continuous improvement projects within the injection Moulding area
  • To attend team briefings and supply daily data at department meetings to planning and production / logistics for effective supply chain and achievement of department targets.

To be successful in the role of Injection Moulding Setter Supervisor, the ideal candidate will -

  • Have previous experience within an injection moulding environment, able to set machines from scratch
  • Have a logical and process driven approach to trouble shooting
  • Have previous experience supervising a team
  • Have an excellent understanding of health & safety requirements.

On offer -

  • A competitive salary of up to £33,500 including shift allowance
  • 25 days plus 8 statutory holidays
  • Pension m with company contributions of up to 8%
  • Life Assurance
  • Health cash plan

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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Injection Moulding Setter Technician

£25000 - £29300 per annum OT, Benefits

This well-established Injection Moulding manufacturer is currently looking for an experienced Injection Moulding Setter Technician to join their business, working on a 3 shift pattern.

To be successful in the role of Injection Moulding Setter, the ideal candidate will

  • Be able to set machines from scratch
  • Have experience with robots
  • Have experience of carrying out tool changes
  • Be able to mould with many different materials
  • Be capable of carrying out troubleshooting
  • Have experience of Process Optimisation
  • Ideally have basic maintenance experience
  • Industry based qualifications (not essential)

On Offer -

  • Overtime
  • Career progression
  • Training

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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