Tool Setter

Tool Setter Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Tool Setter to join our team.


  • Ensure working area is maintains, spillages cleaned up promptly and waste is removed safely and placed in appropriate waste bins;
  • Carry out daily water heater checks ensuring all are recorded;
  • Ensure during last hour of shift that all documentation is completed and updated and material hoppers are topped up;
  • Set Maguire hopper loader systems to correct settings;
  • Ensure a complete a full handover is given at the beginning and end of each shift;
  • Test machines before production by ensuring the first sample is of the highest standard for each production run;
  • Carry out tool inspections including maintenance and cleaning;
  • Carry out a gate freeze off analysis and report when required.


  • Previous experience of using hot runner moulding machines;
  • Good communication skills;
  • IMT Level 3 Qualification or equivalent – ESSENTIAL.