Machine Setter

  • Reference: Machine Setter
  • Closing Date: 30/09/2022
  • Type: General Application

Welland Medical brings to market the best and most innovative products that enhance the lives of people living with a stoma across the world. Investing in the most talented people, collaborating to create world-class, ground-breaking products and services devoted to improving people’s lives. We are passionate about making a difference in the world. Our reputation is based on a tradition of improvement, ethical leadership, and total commitment to quality and safety.

Job Title: Machine Setter
Department: Operations
Reporting to: Manufacturing Shift Manager

Overall Purpose of the Role:

To set up and operate production lines in accordance to specification set. To achieve hourly/ daily targets for the completion of the customer schedule in the most cost effective manner.
To constantly seek to improve the performances of the machines.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Schedule compliance
  • Product quality
  • Engineering liaison
  • Machine performance (throughput, downtime, utilisation)
  • Progress reporting/communication
  • Motivation
  • Agreed remedial machine adjustment
  • Continuous improvements
  • Assist in the PDR process


Other Duties:

A degree of flexibility is needed and the job holder may be required to perform work not specifically referred to above and which will be appropriate to the level of the role

Health and Safety:

The Company has a Health and Safety policy, which outlines responsibilities of both the employer and employee in respect of health and safety. All employees are required to be aware of this policy and comply with its content


Quality is an integral part of the company’s mission to deliver innovative products and service. All members of staff are responsible for operating and promoting the development of quality standards and procedures

Continuous Improvement:

The company is committed to a culture of continuous improvement. All members of staff are expected to take ownership of tasks and seek new and improved ways of doing things

This is a description of the job as it exists at present. All Job Descriptions are liable to variation in order to reflect any future role/obligations change and employee development.

For more information, please contact our recruitment team at recruitment@wellandmedical.com.

A covering letter and CV are required with all applications.