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Machine Setter


Job Description:

Machine Setter

Due to continued growth and success, my client is on the lookout for multiple machine setters to join their team. My client is one of the market leaders within packaging and have multiple sites in the UK.

If you have experience setting machines from any other industry, such as food production, beverage, pharmaceutical, plastic etc, I’d love to hear from you!

You will work on the continental shift pattern and some flexibility is required as overtime is often available. 

The Role

  • Setting up the machine to the correct standards
  • Maintaining the efficient running of production
  • Carrying out maintenance tasks
  • Maintain a clean, safe working area

The Person

  • A successful proven record and experience of setting machinery in a production/manufacturing background
  • Has a proactive approach to work – always willing to learn
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good time keeping and attendance
  • Flexible regarding overtime to cover sickness and holidays.


The starting salary for this role is £28,000 and rises slightly after probation.

Plus, benefits including overtime, fantastic progression opportunities, excellent private pension scheme, competitive holiday allowance, and much more.


Machine setter| Production Operative | Process Setter | Programmer | Food production | Machine Setting | Machine Operator | Manufacturing

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    Secondary School or equivalent