Senior Process Moulding Engineer

IndustryIndustrial – Manufacturing

The Company

Small mid-sized company based in Cork.


  • Reporting directly to the MD, the process technician/engineer will be responsible for operating moulding and any auxiliary equipment.


  • They will be responsible for inspecting product to a pre-determined specification and completing all documentation necessary to provide quality, production and traceability records in accordance with ISO9002/EN46002/ISO14001 standards/ customer specifications and making technical adjustments to the machine as required.


Main duties & responsibilities

  • Ensures the quality of the parts produced by inspecting parts visually and through measuring devices.


  • Supporting the personnel by reporting on/resolving process/technical issues.


  • Ensure the machine settings as per the validated status and recorded on relevant documentation if applicable.


  • Attend production meetings as required.


  • Attends to all incidents of downtime and records in the relevant documentation on a daily basis.


  • Define machine status in order to determine machine downtime and run time.


  • Assisting with the introduction and validation of new tooling as required.


  • The introduction and transfer of new moulds into production as required.


  • Work closely with maintenance, tool room and process engineers to ensure technical support.


  • Provide assistance, support and training to operators on the shift.


  • Oversees line clearance in conjunction with the relevant procedures.


  • Ensure that machines are stopped and started as per the relevant start up procedures in manufacturing manual.


  • Ensure that all machine adjustments are as per the validated state and recorded.


  • Understands and safely operates all equipment.


  • Ensures all moulding machines and ancillary equipment are working correctly, and reports any problems.


  • Manages the mould cleaning and cleaning of machines/robots and ancillary equipment on a daily/monthly basis.


  • Ensures that the correct raw materials are being used at each moulding machine; ensures raw material is staged/ready for use


  • Maintains and updates assigned measures of performance, in conjunction with the Production Group leader.


  • Compliance to all site Environmental, Health and Safety requirements training, and regulations and to all local site company policies, procedures and corporate policies.


  • Develops and maintains methods/procedures and all supporting documentation to meet the requirements of ISO 9001/ ISO 13485 / ISO 14001.

The Person

  • Ideally have a Certificate in Plastics Engineering.


  • Must have good verbal reasoning, numerate ability and mechanical aptitude skills.


  • Must have good communication skills, both written and oral.


  • Must be able to work in a team environment.


  • Ability to work on their own initiative.


  • Previous production work experience in an injection-moulding environment

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