Machine Setter

Location: Gloucester

Salary: £30.5k per year

Type: All

Closing Date: 17/09/2021

Job Title: Machine Setter

A fantastic opportunity has become available to join a prestigious company in Stonehouse, Stroud as a Machine Setter. Offering a superb starting salary of £30,500 and work in a prestigious manufacturing company. 10pm – 6am, 2pm – 10pm, 6am – 2pm.

Roles and responsibilities as a Machine Setter:

  • To be responsible for the setting, checking and calibration of all gauging equipment within a cell.
  • To be responsible for the startup, re setting, running and shutdown of all machines in a cell, including fixtures, tooling (including ordering) and all work handling equipment.
  • To be responsible for the training of operators within a cell and ensuring sign-off against training plans.
  • To allocate daily tasks to operators within a cell to ensure output targets are achieved in line with quality and health and safety standards.
  • To ensure effective day by day communication to all operators within a cell with regard to output targets, performance, achievement against MOP’s, and issues affecting quality.
  • To be responsible for the generation, collation and publication of MOP’s data.
  • To be accountable for the quality of parts processed by ensuring that quality procedures are adhered to, and any quality problems are identified and reacted to promptly.
  • Responsible for ensuring effective material flow including the receipt, handling, storage and delivery of all materials to and from, and within a cell.
  • To be responsible for ensuring first line maintenance of all plant and machinery within a cell.

Skills and attributes required as a Machine Setter:

  • Recognised L3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering or similar technical qualification.
  • Motivated team player, committed to total quality.
  • Experience in similar high volume, fast-paced manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels throughout the business.
  • Self-motivated and have a strong and flexible attitude towards work.
  • Ability to stay calm in high stress situations.


  • On-site parking.
  • Modern canteen and rest area.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Pension scheme
  • Growing and stable business.

If this role sounds of interest to you, apply today to Elliott @ RE Recruitment today.

RE acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

RE Recruitment would like to thank you for applying for the above role. We do try to come back to all applications however if you have not heard from a consultant within 5 working days, this unfortunately means that you have been unsuccessful.


Salary£30.5k per year
Job ReferenceEK1009BW
Contract TypeAll
Closing Date17/09/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted10/09/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Elliott Keightley

Recruitment Consultant


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