Assembly Setter

Setter / Operator

Ref: 338Monday 22 November 2021

Competitive Salary, Shift Allowance & Benefits

Our client, a premier global automotive supplier is currently seeking to recruit an experienced Assembly Setter. As Assembly Setter, you will be reporting to the Team Leader and will be first response to any minor automated issues that affect assembly production on a shift-by-shift basis. A core member of the production team, you will be responsible for the manufacturing of castings on site, whilst ensuring a safe working environment is maintained, and customer satisfaction being the goal in terms of meeting high quality standards.     

We have positions available on Double Days – 6am-2pm / 2pm-10pm rotating weekly Monday to Friday or permanent night Shifts 10pm-6am Monday to Friday. This opportunity commands a competitive salary plus benefits and shift allowance for the right candidate.    

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure all production processes conform to current quality standards
  • Manufacture parts in time to satisfy customer demand
  • Strive to improve production processes
  • Part of team to root cause analysis of production process downtime and implement corrective actions
  • Be competent in recovery of ABB robots from an emergency stop position and all aspects of melt furnace operation including additions to maintain metallurgical spec.
  • Tool changing of assembly machines and good knowledge of SMED.
  • Training of Operators on how to operate ABB robots and recover from an error state or emergency stop, along with the spac and rivnut insertion process.
  • Record hourly performance and Key characteristics of parts produced
  • Manufacturing liaison and reporting shortfalls to Manufacturing supervision

To be successful in the role of Assembly Setter, you will possess the following qualities: 

  • Proven production experience within automation and insertion of spac nut and rivnuts
  • Experience of problem solving
  • Use of 5S to improve production environment
  • Understanding of KPI’s to track performance
  • ABB robot operation and recovery
  • Experience within castings sector would be highly advantageous
  • IOSH Qualification is desirable

This position is based in Telford and is easily commutable from Birmingham, Shrewsbury, Cannock, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Wrexham, Bridgnorth, Stafford, Rugeley and Stoke on Trent.

If you are an experienced Assembly Setter, looking for a new exciting and varied opportunity, then please apply immediately.     

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