Machine Operator – Trainee

  • Full Time
  • Ndola, Zambia
  • K2,000 per month / Hour
  • Applications have closed

A reputable manufacturing company

Job Title: Machine Operator – Trainee

Location: Ndola

Job Type: Full-time

Company: Reputable Manufacturing Company

Job Summary:

We are seeking a skilled and detail-oriented Corrugated Cotton Box Board Manufacturing Machine Operator to join our team. In this role, you will be responsible for operating and maintaining a corrugated cotton box board manufacturing machine. Your primary goal will be to ensure the efficient and safe production of high-quality corrugated cotton box boards while adhering to all safety and quality standards.

Key Responsibilities:

Machine Operation:
Set up, operate, and adjust the corrugated cotton box board manufacturing machine according to production requirements.
Monitor the machine’s performance and make necessary adjustments to maintain optimal production efficiency.
Ensure the continuous and smooth operation of the machine throughout the shift.
Quality Control:
Conduct frequent quality checks on produced corrugated cotton box boards to ensure they meet specified standards.
Address any quality issues promptly and take corrective actions to prevent defects or deviations.
Maintenance and Troubleshooting:
Perform routine maintenance on the machine to ensure it operates at its best.
Troubleshoot and resolve minor mechanical issues to minimize downtime.
Report any significant maintenance needs to the maintenance team.
Safety Compliance:
Adhere to all safety protocols and guidelines while operating the machine.
Report any safety concerns or incidents immediately to the supervisor.
Production Records:
Maintain accurate production records, including machine settings, production quantities, and any issues encountered during the shift.
Team Collaboration:
Work closely with other team members, such as machine assistants and quality control personnel, to ensure a smooth production process.
Assist in training new machine operators as needed.
Keep the work area clean and organized to ensure a safe and efficient workspace.

Mechanics Craft Certificate/Diploma/Degree
Grade 12 Certificate
Proven experience as a machine operator in a manufacturing setting
Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills.
Ability to read and interpret technical documents and diagrams.
Attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality products.
Basic computer skills for recording production data.
Ability to lift and carry heavy materials and work in a physically demanding environment.
Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
Willingness to work in shifts and overtime as required.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to stand, walk, and lift heavy objects for extended periods.
Manual dexterity to operate machinery and make adjustments.
Ability to wear personal protective equipment as required.

Competitive monthly wages

Mode of application

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If you are a dedicated and skilled machine operator looking to join a dynamic team in the corrugated cotton box board manufacturing industry, we encourage you to apply. Join us in producing high-quality products and contributing to our company’s success.

Closing date of receiving applications is Monday September 25th, 2023

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