Injection Moulding Technical Supervisor - East London

Reference: Injection Moulding Technical Supervisor
Job Title:
Injection Moulding Technical Supervisor - East London
Job Level:
Intermediate
Job Type:
Permanent
Job Location:
Eastern Cape
City/Town:
East London
Basic Salary:
Basic Salary
Salary Frequency:
Per Month
Salary From:
R16 000.00
Salary To:
R18 000.00
Industry:
Manufacturing , FMCG
Job Description:

Our established client within the FMCG manufacturing sector seeks to appoint a skilled Injection Moulding Technical Supervisor for their East London Branch.
Due to the urgency of this position, candidates are required to currently be residing in East London.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

  • To supervise plastic injection at a systemic and situational level
  • Execute daily production tasks /work scheduling.
  • To ensure operational efficiencies, and volume, quality and productivity targets are met
  • To perform technical maintenance and breakdown repair tasks to ensure production schedules and expectations are met.
  • Examines moulded products from each machine to verify conformance to specifications.
  • Ensures subordinates follow all site and job safety requirements
  • Ensure subordinates are trained on all applicable work instruction.
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable health and safety rules and standards
  • Conducts or direct training of new employees in machine operations
  • Ensure good housekeeping maintain a safe work environment within Injection moulding department
  • Respond to problems by performing corrective technical or mechanical solutions
  • Maintain positive employee relations and adhere to Company policies, and safety standards.
  • Implement and manage all maintenance functions, including but not limited to preventive, corrective, and emergency maintenance on all injection moulding equipment.
  • Identify and proactively execute opportunities for improvement within the production Injection moulding department

KEY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Valid Trade Certificate as a Millwright or as a Fitter and Turner; competency in both mechanical and electrical essential
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in Mechanical and electrical engineering
  • 2 years’ experience in plastic injection manufacturing
  • 2 years’ supervisory experience
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Forklift license would be advantageous
  • Willingness to be on evening call in the event of machine breakdowns

COMPETENCIES AND KEY ATTRIBUTES:

  • Disciplined and motivated to work independently
  • Problem Solving and practical skills.
  • Good analytical and evaluation skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to cope with the inherent physical demands of the position.
  • Follow safe practices and procedures
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Knowledge of General Machinery Regulations
  • Planning and Organisational Skills
  • Troubleshooting skills

Salary: Gross monthly salary offering between R16 000.00 – R18 000.00 subject to experience.

Application Documentation: Please submit a comprehensive CV as well as a valid Trade Certificate for consideration