Machine Setter

Job Type:

Temp to Perm


£10 - £12 Per Hour


Our client in Yate is looking for an experienced Machine Setter to join their team. Working on either a two or three shift rotation, Monday to Friday, you will be responsible for the output of production by setting and regularly maintaining the machinery. The machinery is a semi-automated production line, which utilises hydraulics, pneumatics and PLC controlled systems. The environment is challenging, but an excellent opportunity for those who are interested in developing a career in engineering.


  • Set machinery to achieve production targets
  • Carry out basic root cause analysis using available WCM tools and resolve where appropriate
  • Escalate to help chain team if fault persists after exhausting available tools
  • Maintain 5S standards in all areas of work
  • Rotate as required across processes and machinery that one is competent to set
  • Carry out autonomous maintenance activities required for relevant process/machinery
  • Participate in continuous improvement and problem-solving activities providing ideas and suggestions where appropriate
  • Complete the Setter training sign off process for any given process; Drumline, QS Presses, Side Panels, Balcony and Press Shop
  • Support the development of other team members using the relevant training sign off documentation
  • FLT Trained where applicable


  • Experience of working in a fast-paced production environment
  • CNC experience
  • A technical aptitude
  • Drive to expand their knowledge and skillset
  • IT Literacy; able to use Google Suite and other software packages
  • Excellent written and verbal communication

On Offer:

  • £10 – £12 per hour
  • Two or three shift
  • Individual training to aid and guide your development
  • Competitive salary and the opportunity to earn overtime
  • Pension
  • 25 holidays plus all bank holidays
  • Profit Share


Please call Harry Waller on 07951 950290 or email with your current CV to prompt a call back


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