Mould Setter

  • Mergon Group
  • Castlepollard, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 12/04/2023
Full time, Permanent Automation Engineering Fitter Mechanical Engineer Production

Job Description

Who we are?

At Mergon, we mould ideas for a sustainable future.  We work with leading brands like Tesla, BMW, Xerox and Abbott to design, manufacture and deliver sustainable products for the vehicles and equipment of the future.

We care deeply about our colleagues, customers and our community and we have a curiosity that constantly pushes us to innovate and improve.  We are competent, capable and we invest in our people and in our processes to ensure we continue to grow and do our best work every day. 

What’s the job?

Mergon International currently has a vacancy for a Mould Setter within Mergon International Plant 2 Engineering Team. Would be suitable for anyone interested in developing a technical career. 

The Role

The mould setter will carry out mould changes in accordance with the Production Plan ensuring minimum downtime and optimum efficiency.

Duties will include:

  • Carryout mould changes as required
  • Trouble-shoot any processing problems
  • Carry out basic maintenance on mould tools and process equipment
  • Complete process control documentation
  • Carry out mould and material trials as required
  • Contribute to on-going improvement programmes


Who we’re looking for?

  • Leaving Certificate or equivalent, 3rd level NCEA Level 6 (Mechanical / plastics engineering) or equivalent preferable.
  • Experience of injection and blow moulding, preferably but not essential as training will be provided.
  • Demonstrating Technical ability will be a distinct advantage.