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Production Setter & Technician

Alwin Lehner Plastics - ALPLA (Pty) Ltd / Kempton Park / South Africa / Production

Your responsibilities

  • Order change: Changeover according to current or required specification of product to be produced within specified time.
  • Ensuring that designated line is properly cleared of old materials during changeover and documented.
  • The immediate reporting to maintenance or production supervisor of any challenges with setting up of the machine.
  • Responsible for smooth production start and optimization.
  • If required supporting the other departments.
  • Organization of compulsory quality controls in close cooperation with quality assurance.
  • Compliance with safety and hygiene regulations.
  • Additional tasks as assigned by production supervisor and Manager.
  • Assist in other departments when required by the Manager.
  • Assist in Sleeving Department when required by the Manager.
  • Sort secondary packaging when required by the Manager.
  • Helping other departments for cleaning or maintaining, if required

Your competencies and qualifications

Education/Experience: Grade 12 Additional Requirements:

  • A sound knowledge about the basic working concepts of different kinds of machines
  • Must be available to work rotating shifts (if required), weekends, call-outs and overtime.
  • A sound knowledge about the correct usage of the tools
  • A sound knowledge about the safety precautions while working with machines
  • A sound knowledge about the permissible standards to be maintained for machines
  • Ability to analyze and zero in on the cause of trouble and rectify the problem
  • Ability to work in a multidiscipline team
  • May be required to stand for long periods of time
  • May involve some repetitive motions
  • Must be able to lift up to 20 kgs
  • Due to the open environment of the warehouse, must be able to work in various weather and temperature conditions to include extreme heat, humidity and cold
  • Must be a fit to the company’s culture in terms of punctuality, attitude, responsibility, department integration, personnel respect, strictness, accuracy and H&S standards

We offer

Upon successful completion of your probation period:

  • Medical aid contributions
  • Retirement contributions
  • Paid public holidays
  • Recognition programs; Promotional opportunities

Contact person
Nontobeko Kubheka, Human Resources

Alwin Lehner Plastics - ALPLA (Pty) Ltd
12 Belgrade Avenue, 1619 Kempton Park, South Africa
T +27119749981,

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