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Plymouth, Devon
£24,131 to £40,185
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Working for a large, well established manufacturing business in Plymouth with high-end Machine technology. The purpose of the Setters are to set and operate Machinery by tool changing, tweaking programs and changing Jigs & fixates, working to tight tolerances.

Hours of work available:

Monday to Friday rotating - Salary £24,131.00 to £25,228.00 DOE

Monday to Thursday - Salary £38,438.00 to £40,185.00 DOE

Main Duties:

  • To read and understand engineering drawings & Specifications to set tooling/Jigs & Fixtures.
  • To adjust and tweak programs.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Sign off 1st batch.
  • Work alongside quality to ensure reduced waste.
  • Use Vernier's & Micrometers.
  • Support the running of machinery and ensure coolants/oils are topped up at all times.
  • Ensure any breakdowns are reported immediately to supervisors and maintenance team.

Skills & Qualifications Required:

  • Previous experience as a Setter is essential.
  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Excellent Maths skills and use of measuring equipment is a must.
  • Able to develop strong effective relationships with all departments.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organised.
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  • Job Reference: 707321338-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: DK Recruitment
  • Location: Plymouth, Devon
  • Salary: £24,131 to £40,185
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent