Heading Setter Job In Warrington, Cheshire

Heading Setter


  • £14.00 - £19.00 per hour
  • Posted: 29/10/2020
  • Warrington, Cheshire
  • Job Ref: 011103462
  • Temporary

Job Details

Role:- Heading Setter
Location :- Warrington (WA1 4QT)
Contract :- Temp - Perm
Hrs :- Mon-Fri days (Rotating shift pattern)
Salary :- £14.00 p/h- £19.00 p/h (DOE)


Purpose of the Role:-

Our client, a specialist in precision engineering are seeking an experienced Heading Setter.
Reporting to the Manufacturing Supervisor you will be responsible for setting and running a compliment of 3 heading machines within the structural heading department.


As a Heading Setter your duties will be :

" Performing all necessary quality inspection checks.
" Making a wide verity of different products.
" Maintaining the correct MOS speeds at an efficiency of 75%.
" Performing SAP transactions in relation to wire consumption and batch confirmations.
" Responsible for the accurate reporting of all data relative to the job role.
" Ensuring all Company and legislative requirements for EHS matters are always maintained.
" Responsible for the quality of work they produce.


The successful Heading Setter will have the following skills and experience :-

" 'Time- Served Engineer' with mechanical knowledge, understanding and background.
" HNC in an engineering discipline is desired but a minimum of a level 3 qualification in a relevant engineering discipline(or a willingness to work towards one) is essential.
" Working off your own initiative and have a strong problem- solving mindset.
" Capable and able to demonstrate the reading of product drawings.
" Capable and able to use mechanical measuring equipment such as shadow graphs, Micrometres, various gauges and Vernier Callipers.
" Work well on own initiative and without direct supervision .
" Flexible and 'can-do' approach to the job.



Candidates must be flexible to working hours of a three shift working pattern of 6-2, 2-10 and nights. Monday- Friday.