Setter/Technician (night shift only)

Salary: £12.00 - £13.00 (additional benefits)
Location: Bury

Our client is a leading manufacturer of plastic products, supplying large retailers throughout the UK and Europe.

They are based in Bury and due to the growth of the company, are currently looking for a hardworking, enthusiastic individual to join their production team on the night shift. The role is for a skilled injection moulding technician and would be suitable for someone who has had past experience in a similar role.


Job Responsibilities

  • Input settings to correctly set the tools for production
  • Clamping of tools using the correct fixtures
  • Ensuring the continuous running of the machines
  • Changing of tools from start to finish
  • Loading robot programmes into the machine
  • Adjust robot programmes
  • Overhead crane usage
  • Piping marked water circuits for water flow around the machine/mould
  • Learning the machine/mould’s different robot positions
  • Process of material into the mould/feed system
  • Basic machine maintenance
  • Troubleshooting


Job Requirements

  • Previous experience in a similar job role
  • Significant amount of experience as an injection moulding setter, would be ideal
  • Working knowledge of different plastic materials
  • Must have a positive & flexible attitude towards work


The company run 24/7 and this role is 6pm – 6am with 1 hour break, working on a rotation of 5 nights on and 4 off.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone, who can commit to night shifts, to join a growing company. The client is happy to invest some time and training in the right person but would be looking for someone who has a positive attitude towards the work.

With the potential of future pay reviews this would be a great opportunity for someone who is willing to go the extra mile, as this is a company where hard work doesn’t go un-noticed.


For more information or to apply, please contact Jodie Woodhead at XCL Group on 01484 819900 or 


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