Collins McNicholas

The Injection Moulding Tooling & Process Technician will be responsible for managing the Injection Moulding Equipment, Tooling and Process for Production and New Product Introductions. 

Key Duties and Responsibilities – support Production and New Product Introduction: 

• Execution of mould changeover’s and equipment setups.

• Perform all preventative maintenance on equipment & tooling and manage critical spares.

• Develop and maintain the injection moulding process, test methods and work Instructions.

• Source and install new equipment/tooling and develop processes to enable the achievement of optimum levels of quality, cost & cycle time.

• Support and execute new product engineering studies and validations

• Problem solve moulding and material process related issues.

• Drive continuous improvement & lean initiatives to include, cost effectiveness through automation & process optimization.

• Work closely and build effective relationships with production, quality teams.

• Support in investigating and implementing new production methods and introduction of new tooling and upgrades to existing tooling.

• Take direct & daily ownership of assigned process setup areas, highlighting any challenges, and liaising with Engineering & Tooling groups to drive continuous improvement. 

Education / Training / Experience:

• Toolmaker qualification a distinct advantage.

• Ideally a FETAC Level 6 qualification in Polymer Engineering or equivalent.

• Knowledge of injection moulding equipment (Arbug & BOY) and moulding processes.

• Strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to communicate across all levels of the organisation.

• Excellent root cause analysis and problem-solving skills. 


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Edyta Fleming on 091706721 or email

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