Job Title : Injection Moulding Engineer
Department : Ink Business Unit
Reports to : Shift Engineer
About us :
Epson Telford Limited was established in 1987, we are on a 50-acre site and operate a 24 / 7 manufacturing site.
We are the only European manufacturing and distribution site for ink cartridges and textile inks. These products are shipped to an Epson warehouse in Germany where they are then distributed throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Quality and innovation is at the heart of everything we do, from our Cleanroom environment to our in-house machinery, design and technology improvements from which we use our own Epson 6-axis robots.
Hours of work :
Full Continental Shift : 30% shift allowance
Week 1 Monday Tuesday Friday Saturday and Sunday 6.00am to 6.00pm
Week 2 Wednesday and Thursday 6.00am to 6.00pm
Week 3 Monday Tuesday Friday Saturday and Sunday 6.00pm to 6.00am
Week 4 Wednesday and Thursday 6.00pm to 6.00am
The role :
The role is to fulfil all aspects of mould machinery tool changes, from hanging the tool and securing the tool in the machine through to the use of programming software and setting up the robots to provide the optimum cycle time, through to conditioning & optimising and conducting improvement trials for improvements towards cycle reduction times and scrap reduction
Provide support to the mouldshop area including support of the Technical, and operators
Set and optimise injection moulding machine conditions
Basic machine maintenance, trouble shooting and process optimisation activities.
To drive continuous improvements ensuring product quality is maintained & good working practices are adhered to.
Champion and promote 5s within the moulding team
Monitor and adhere to Health & Safety legislation
Skills required :
Have knowledge of process optimisation, lean manufacturing and continuous improvement
Good personal and communication skills.
Essential Qualifications :
IMT Level 3 or an equivalent qualification
Desirable Qualifications :
NEBOSH Managing Safely
Experience required :
Previous experience within an injection moulding manufacturing environment
Be experienced in trouble shooting and problem solving, tool trials, NPI and the complete process setup
KPI related bonus
Pension Scheme up to 12 % employer contributions
Life assurance up to 4 x annual salary
Voluntary lifestyle benefit scheme
31 days holiday (incl Bank holidays)
Discounted Epson products and consumables
Onsite occupational health and physiotherapist
Free eye tests
EAP support program
Company Sick Pay scheme
Free secure parking onsite