Job Vacancy: Assembly Machine Setter / Operator - Waterlooville, Hampshire

Hi-Technology Group is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of technical plastics and bespoke injection moulding tooling solutions.

With manufacturing sites in the UK and Eastern Europe we are a strategic supplier to many of the world’s leading companies and provide a range of specialist solutions for customers in the aerospace, personal health and safety, military and medical sectors.

Founded over 30 years ago we provide bespoke product design, tooling, manufacturing and logistics services to our customers and following a period of strong growth have recently been acquired by Portchester Equity.

Hi Technology Group are based in Waterlooville, Hampshire and are seeking capable, motivated, smart individuals to join our team and contribute to our ongoing success.

As part of our ongoing improvement projects we will be recruiting a Machine Setter/Operator to the Assembly team as follows:


Responsible for:

The initial set up and subsequent process control of key plant and equipment.


To ensure key plant and equipment is set up to produce required levels of output in respect of cycle time and quality.

Main Duties:

  • Set up of all assembly equipment including (but not limited to);
  •   Heat inserters
  •   Sonic welders
  •   Industrial drills inc. CNC Robodrill
  •   Manumold moulding machines
  •   Hand and pneumatic crimping machines
  •   Crimp testing equipment
  •   Cutting equipment
  •   Testing equipment
  • Support in new production process and equipment
  • Process monitoring
  • TPM
  • Provide fault finding and corrective action to operators/processes
  • Carry out all operations as per work instructions.

Other Duties: 

  • Maintain effective communications with internal and external stakeholders
  • Administer any paperwork in associate with the role and department
  • Maintain good working practices to achieve exemplary levels of housekeeping
  • Work within the company’s QMS and Environmental procedures
  • Maintain good Health and Safety practices
  • Utilise all internal equipment and stationary to undertake day to day role.

This Job Description is not exhaustive, you may be required to undertake additional duties by the business.

Hi-Technology Group is proud of the reputation it has built, both within the industry and with the customers it serves.

To apply for this vacancy please send your CV together with a covering letter detailing your current position and salary expectations to


We are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and we ensure that all employees, future employees and applicants are treated equally. We are a fair employer, and we welcome your application whatever your background or situation.

Hi-Technology encourages and supports development within. We offer a range of training opportunities for our employees for both our factory and office-based roles.