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CPC: 0.11
GUID: 3682758654

Job Overview:
Job Responsibilities: Lead a team of four shift setters in an EBM (Extrusion Blow Moulding) environment Ensure all EBM machines are operating safely, efficiently, and reliably, according to recommended operating guidelines Ensure quality product is being produced consistently and process is optimised by establishing and documenting robust, repeatable parameters Troubleshoot and resolve blow moulding and manufacturing processes and material issues, and implement long-term solutions Identify, investigate (using analytical tools), and optimise process improvement opportunities and lead process improvement projects in a structured, professional manner using production data, design of experiments, Six Sigma and other methods, to improve manufacturing processes for cost reduction, quality improvement to increase efficiencies Develop and implement preventative mould maintenance program utilising internal and external resources Provide leadership on development projects, coordinating activities from design to pilot tool until production start-up of the production mould Coordinate product and material type tests with the quality assurance team Assist the Production Manager / QHSE Manager in implementing required training for Machine Operators Education: Matric (Grade 12) Job Experience & Skills Required: Technical qualification with 5- 10 years plastics processing experience Strong knowledge of and insight into operation of EBM machines and its auxiliary equipment In depth understanding and experience of plastic raw materials, the plastification processes and material behaviours in production Knowledge of and deep experience in changeovers/set-up/maintaining extrusion stretch blow moulding machines and its and its auxiliary equipment Ability to lead people and to generate a positive team environment Excellent problem-solving skills with attention to detail Proven ability to successfully train technical and other personnel Technical knowledge of and mould construction Six Sigma and lean manufacturing experience is preferred Effective time management and task/project prioritization with minimal supervision Ability and willingness to work a flexible schedule Proficient with computer applications (e.g. Excel, Word and PowerPoint) Apply now

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