MAIN PURPOSE: Sets and maintains all machines to obtain their optimum efficiencies, ensures that all planned maintenance work is done according to the schedules and that all records are kept up to date, liaise with QA personnel and strives to maintain high quality standards. Will when necessary, assist with new projects deemed and work overtime when required.
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES / TASKS:
REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE:
With at least 3 years maintenance and setting experience of high-speed packaging, assembly, printing, and manufacturing machines with a thorough knowledge of the implementation and the successful running of a machine maintenance schedule.
Manufacturing of machine parts:
Will from time to time be required to make new machine parts or repair old parts and will assist with the manufacture of machine parts on new projects.
Technicians must develop the skills for the setting of all assembly machines.
Will do running and preventative maintenance according to a planned maintenance program: liaise with the foreman to ensure that all machines and equipment are mechanically sound with adequate lubrication. Technicians will ensure that the necessary schedules are filled in at the end of each shift and have been signed off by their Supervisor.
Technicians must be aware of the outputs of various machines and equipment, in order to achieve the highest possible output figures. Will strive to maintain optimum settings, will report any problems related to the non-performance of machines/ equipment and/ or both to the foreman. Will assist with operator and supervisor training on Assembly Machines and inform them of any standard procedural changes. Technicians are to ensure that all machines on plan should be in running order before the end of their shift.
Will consider quality as a key component of all work that is done and products that are manufactured on the machines/ Equipment under his care, will have a thorough knowledge of the product and its components. Will continually seek to meet the standards required for all products and will advise the QA Department of any non-performance of the product and or its components.
How to apply: Interested and qualified? BIC South Africa