Sierra 57 Strengthens Training Programme at Advanced Plastics

Sierra 57 Consult has been working closely with Advanced Plastics to strengthen its continuous employee training and development programmes, deploying training on key principles of injection moulding.

Sierra 57’s newly-developed Mould Training division has partnered with Hull-based Advanced Plastics to strengthen its continuous employee training and development programmes, deploying training on key injection moulding principles, including the safe start-up and shut-down procedures of machinery and team leader injection moulding appreciation.

Advanced Plastics team surrounding injection moulding machine

Helping team leaders understand and grasp the core technical roles and functions of their shift production staff is absolutely critical for team leaders and shift managers to appreciate and identify ways of developing and nurturing their staff, which in turn promotes productivity, good working practices, boosts job interest and personal career desires to aspire further.

Mark Lawson, Managing Director of Sierra 57 Consult, said: “With these bite-size training modules and the onsite comfort and familiarity of being trained around their own injection moulding machines, materials and tooling, trainees are in the best mindset to learn and completely digest vital course content with good training workbooks to return and strengthen their knowledge bank.”

Advanced Plastics strives to be a leading UK injection moulding business with a strong presence within key market sectors, including automotive, EV, medical, white goods and electronics. In its 30th year of operation, Advanced Plastics is a highly technically competent injection moulding company employing 240 personnel. It houses 44 state-of-the-art injection moulding machines up to 1600T with associated automation, proudly demonstrating an enviable reputation and blue-chip customer base.

Every member of the Advanced Plastics business is empowered and trained to perform the functions for which they are responsible. Each individual plays a vital role in the business’s success, and everyone is encouraged to develop their skills through a programme of structured vocational and academic training.

Advanced Plastics is welcoming CV applications for the following roles:

  • Technical Manager
  • Quality Engineer – CMM biased
  • Mould Toolmaker
  • Injection Moulding Setter / Technician

If you’d like to discuss bespoke training programmes for your moulding business or would like to browse the large range of training courses available, visit the Sierra 57 Consult website or get in touch directly using the details below.

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