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Position: Injection Press Process Engineer, Full Time/Permanent

Location:             TRP Sealing Systems Ltd

                              24 Netherwood Road

                              Rotherwas Industrial Estate

                              Hereford

                              HR2 6JU

Hours: Monday to Friday 08:30 – 16:30.

About us

TRP is a value driven, global manufacturer of compression and injection moulded rubber and rubber metal bonded components, used in a variety of safety critical sectors such as food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, oil & Gas and power generation.  Our focus is to provide world class customer service, delivering excellence in everything we do, and we recognize that it is our people who make the difference.  Trust and understanding are core foundations of the business, and we encourage our employees to think creatively in order to find quicker, faster, smarter and better ways to manufacture our products.


Job Description:

•             Set all new injection moulded products by fitting tools to press, manufacture prototypes/samples/first offs and when required mould initial small order quantities (must be hands on).

•             Effectively introduce new Injection moulded products through sampling process bettering costed performance output.

•             Generate work instructions and train operators in how to effectively run the mould tools to achieve and better sampling performance.

•             Support in the design of, and improvement of, injection mould tools and processes. 

•             Optimize injection press performance.

•             Perform process review audits

•             Support the introduction or automated moulding through the use of robots.

•             Maintain records of new product introduction processes.

•             Update and present status of New tools in weekly Tooling and sampling meeting.

•             Investigate and Problem solve issues arising on injection moulding presses.


Primary Job responsibilities:

•             New product introduction, sampling and prototyping of new tools

•             Product verification against costings

•             Process validation of new mould tools.

•             New product work instructions generation.

•             Assisting with the update to standard operating procedures.

•             Training operators following new tool implementation.

•             Support the Quality Manager (QM) to implement new products at TRP Sealing System Ltd.


The QM has responsibility for the effective sampling of new product to ensure costing is met including, scrap rate, hourly output and material usage.

•             Help in the implementation of key quality tools such as SPC, FMEA and Control Plans.

•             Lead continuous improvement activities to improve general manufacturing performance.

•             Support in the introduction of new compression moulding product.


Experience and Qualifications:

 

•             3+ years’ experience working as a New Product Introduction/Process/Product/Development Engineer or in a similar position within a manufacturing company.

•             3+ years’ recent experience working on injection moulding presses, experience with rubber moulding and Maplan presses advantageous.

•             Able to read part drawings and knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).

•             Forklift truck license

•             Tool fitting and setting experience

•             A recognized Engineering/Process improvement or similar related qualification or 5+ years’ work experience

•             Experience of working to the requirements of an Environmental Management Systems to ISO14001.

•             Experience of working to the requirements of a Quality Management Systems to ISO 9001.

•             Knowledge of IATF16949 Quality Management Systems advantageous.

•             Lean principles knowledge - six sigma green belt is preferred.


Personal Attributes:

 

•             A team player, comfortable to work with colleagues at all levels within the organization.

•             Promotes a positive can-do attitude.

•             Flexible to work differing/additional hours when needing.

•             An accurate and detailed approach in all areas of personal/professional performance.


Industry: Rubber moulding


Salary: £30,000 – £35,000


Application process

If you are interested in this position and feel you have the required skills please send your CV to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com




 Job Title : Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer

Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford

Working hours  :  4 on 4 off Days & Nights (07:00 - 19:00 & 19:00 - 07:00)

About us

TRP is a value driven, global manufacturer of compression and injection moulded rubber and rubber metal bonded components, used in a variety of safety critical sectors such as food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, oil & Gas and power generation.  Our focus is to provide world class customer service, delivering excellence in everything we do, and we recognize that it is our people who make the difference.  Trust and understanding are core foundations of the business, and we encourage our employees to think creatively in order to find quicker, faster, smarter and better ways to manufacture our products.


Role Overview

We are currently recruiting for a Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer to join our Engineering team at TRP Hereford.  You will work as part of the Engineering function to ensure continued safe and efficient operation of all machines, plant and equipment.  You will also provide engineering support and guidance to ensure shift priorities and planned production targets are met, meeting both department and individual KPI’s.  You will also participate in planned preventative maintenance (TPM) alongside your day to day activities, you’ll get involved in CI projects, equipment development and machine installs.  You will be required to work alone as well as part of a team.


Skills / Experience

•             Time served apprentice, mechanical and electrical experience is essential

•             Qualified to NVQ level 3 or equivalent experience

•             Demonstrable experience of maintenance of a variety of production equipment

•             Experience of working in a fast-paced production environment

•             Good Communicator both written and verbal

•             Able to work under own supervision or as part of a team

•             Experienced in fault finding / diagnostics on PLC controlled equipment

•             A positive and resilient approach to problem solving, team working, and continuous improvement

 

Personal Attributes:

•               A ‘can-do’ attitude and proactive approach


Package:

•             Eligibility to enrol into a pension scheme

•             A competitive salary dependant on capability and experience.

•             Additional holidays, increasing each year up to a maximum of 4.5 days for 5 years continuous service.

•             Health insurance scheme


Application process

If you are interested in this position and feel you have the required skills please send your CV to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com or submit an External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.


Closing date for all applicants: 22nd October 2021



Job Title : Tooling Operator


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Tooling Operator position offering new increased pay rates:

•             training rate £11.84/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £12.44/hr after training completed

•             Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £12.80, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

 

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, Continental shifts

Working hours 07:00 - 19:00/ 19:00 - 07:00, rotating days and nights, 4 on/4 off

 

Role/Responsibilities:

•             Perform tool cleaning, preparation and fitting activities in accordance with standard operating procedures and the requirements of the production plan.

•             Using internal planning systems to prioritize tooling activities to ensure tools are being prepared and fitted to prevent press stoppages

•             Maximize press up time by ensuring tool changing activities are performed safely, accurately, efficiently and in line with tool change target times

•             Minimize waste through being an active member in departmental 5S activity ensuring availability and organization of tools and equipment, promoting good housekeeping and identifying unsafe working behaviour

 

Key skills:

•             Valid Fork lift license

•             Full Driving License

•             Hands on, practical approach

•             Use of hand tools

•             IT Literate MS Excel


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing



Job Title : Service Hand


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Service hand position offering new increased pay rates:

•             training rate £10.51/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £11.04/hr after training completed

•             Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £11.36, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, Continental shifts

Working hours 07:00 - 19:00/ 19:00 - 07:00, rotating days and nights, 4 on/4 off

 

Role/Responsibilities:

•             supplying compound/cords to the presses and collecting gaskets from the presses

•             Identifying and supplying correct materials to the presses

•             Keeping a clean and tidy work environment

•             labelling, scanning, monitoring supply levels

•             Organising of material supply to ensure smooth operation.

 

Key skills:

•             IT literate

•             Able to organise/prioritise the work load

•             Eye for detail

•             Able to communicate effectively

•             Strong team approach


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing




Job Title : Press Operator


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Press Operator position offering new increased pay rates:

•             training rate £11.98/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £12.59/hr after training completed

•             Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £12.96, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

 

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, Continental shifts

Working hours 07:00 - 19:00/ 19:00 - 07:00, rotating days and nights, 4 on/4 off

 

Role/Responsibilities:

· Manufacture of gaskets or rubber mouldings

· Ensure that the product specification and Standard Operating Procedures are followed; the cure time and temperature shall be set correctly as per specification.

· Examine visually/fully inspect the gaskets for faults: where cycle times allow cures on large presses, all gaskets shall be inspected. When running shuttle presses all gaskets shall be inspected prior to removal from the mould; problems shall be reported to the Team Leader/Shift Support.

· Gaskets should be checked for moulded defects as often as possible during non-loading and unloading time however a full inspection check needs to take place hourly

· Work with team members, Shift Support, Team Leader and other colleagues to fulfil the job requirements.

 

Key skills:

· Dexterity – eye/hand co-ordination

· Eye for detail

· Work to a target

· Able to communicate effectively

· Able to build up resilience in the workplace


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing




Job Title : Press Operator 2 shift


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Press Operator position offering new increased pay rates and working pattern:

•             training rate £10.39/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £10.91/hr after training completed

•             Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £11.23, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

 

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, 2 shift (Monday to Friday)

Working hours 37.5 hrs/week

06:00 - 14:00/ 14:00 - 22:00, rotating mornings/afternoons

 

Role/Responsibilities:

· Manufacture of gaskets or rubber mouldings

· Ensure that the product specification and Standard Operating Procedures are followed; the cure time and temperature shall be set correctly as per specification.

· Examine visually/fully inspect the gaskets for faults: where cycle times allow cures on large presses, all gaskets shall be inspected. When running shuttle presses all gaskets shall be inspected prior to removal from the mould; problems shall be reported to the Team Leader/Shift Support.

· Gaskets should be checked for moulded defects as often as possible during non-loading and unloading time however a full inspection check needs to take place hourly

· Work with team members, Shift Support, Team Leader and other colleagues to fulfil the job requirements.

 

Key skills:

· Dexterity – eye/hand co-ordination

· Eye for detail

· Work to a target

· Able to communicate effectively

· Able to build up resilience in the workplace


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing




Job Title : Injection Moulding Operator


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Injection Moulding Operator position offering new increased pay rates:

·       training rate £10.54/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £11.07/hr after training completed

·       Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £11.39, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

 

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, Continental shifts

Working hours 07:00 - 19:00/ 19:00 - 07:00, rotating days and nights, 4 on/4 off

 

Role/Responsibilities:

· Mould, Trim and Inspect injection moulded items in line with internal specifications, customer standards and output targets

· Present moulded parts for the post cure process

· Adhere to all company standard operating procedures to ensure internal processes are followed and work is conducted with a safety first approach

· Recording all operational activities, interacting with live data capture systems to log output and scrap

· Identification of defects and reporting of defects when action limits are reached.

· Suggesting improvement ideas that will improve output or quality performance

· Minimize waste through being an active member in departmental 5S activity ensuring availability and organization of tools and equipment, promoting good housekeeping and identifying unsafe working behaviour

 

Key skills:

· Dexterity – eye/hand co-ordination

· Eye for detail

· Work to a target

· Strong team approach

· Able to build up resilience in the workplace


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing




Job Title : Extrusion Operator


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Extrusion Operator position offering new increased pay rates:

·       training rate £11.15/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £11.72/hr after training completed

·       Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £12.06, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

 

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, Continental shifts

Working hours 07:00 - 19:00/ 19:00 - 07:00, rotating days and nights, 4 on/4 off

 

Role/Responsibilities:

·       Adjust, calibrate and test equipment at the beginning of every shift to ensure correct pressure, speed, temperature and general operation.

·       Examine visually, and measure cords for thickness to ensure machines are producing according to Standard Operating Procedures, making adjustments as needed

·       Work with team members, Cell Leader and Team Leader and other colleagues to fulfil the job requirements

·       Raw material selection and traceability

·       Use regulated cleaning solutions to properly maintain and clean equipment

·       Maintain agreed standard of cleanliness of machine and work area

·       Competent in completion of all quality and performance specifications to the correct standard at all times

·       use the right materials, rejecting any contaminated raw materials

 

Key skills:

· Dexterity – eye/hand co-ordination

· Eye for detail

· Work to a target

· Able to communicate effectively

· Able to build up resilience in the workplace


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing






For general job applications, please apply in writing with CV to :

 

Gina Children, TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Netherwood Road, Rotherwas Industrial Estate, Hereford, HR2 6JU

or email External link opens in new tab or windowgina.children@trpsealing.com 

or contact by telephone: 01432 279366.