Setter/ Tool Hanger

Job Type
Emp Type
Full Time
Functional Expertise
Manufacturing and Production
Salary Type
Job ID

Job Description

Setter / Tool Hanger

Location – Ashford, Kent

Salary – £12-£13 per hour depending on experience

Hours – See below

Permanent role, full-time hours 40 per week


Do you have previous experience setting and/or tool hanging?

Are you a team player, looking to develop and grow within an ambitious company?


Our client, a leading plastic injection moulding company based out of Ashford is looking for a Setter / Tool Hanger to join their team. They will consider those who have extensive experience as well as those who are looking for their second job in this industry. 



A Monday-Friday rotating shift pattern of 6am-2.30pm and 2pm-10.30pm




  • Aid in the changing of tools and setting
  • Will be responsible for working in a safe and tidy fashion, adhering to H&S regulations set out by the company
  • Will be working within a team, and responsible for completing tasks and orders within key deadline limits
  • Aid in the repair and upkeep of tools and equipment
  • Adhere to company standards and final product expectations


Skills and Experience:


  • Must have previous working experience in injection moulding and its machines
  • Experience in tool changes and trials is essential for this role
  • Able to work to tight tolerances and deadlines
  • Be proactive with a can-do attitude for problem-solving
  • Good handling for tool setting/working
  • Must be able to follow safety practices within the workplace
  • Ability to read and comprehend technical drawings for tools



  • Company Pension
  • Uniform Provided
  • 20 days + Bank Holidays per year
  • Christmas close-down
  • Benefits will increase as you progress
  • Overtime available if required



About the Company


Our client is a manufacturing leader with a high standard in safety and operational processes. Based in Kent, with a clientele list that covers a broad sector of businesses and organisations.


To find out more about the position, please apply and we will be in touch to discuss the role in more detail.



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