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Creation Date: 2014/06/03 23:19:03
Expiry Date: 2014/08/02
Ref. JB3058768


Job Description

Thermoforming Machine Technician

This role is responsible for operating and maintaining the thermoforming machine. The ideal candidate will have strong technical knowledge and capability to manage and adapt the machinery and processes required to meet both customer and quality requirements.


Key Responsibilities:

Operate and adjust machines during production runs, to maintain product quality requirements and optimum machine operating efficiency and uptime
Controlling gauge for sheet thermoforming Extrusion,
Read specifications, drawings and work orders to determine setups, temperatures and time setting required and to plan production sequences
Measure and visually inspect products for surface and dimension defects in order to ensure conformance to specifications
Calculate and set heating times for new parts with a view to achieving consistent production quality
Ensure proper installation and removal of tooling/material from the thermoformers
Identify and troubleshoot needed repairs of machinery
Generate breakdown work orders and document other related downtimes, to assure maximum quality levels and machine up-time

Manufacture product as per procedure for each work step
Ensure product meets quality standards and specifications
Ensure hourly/daily output targets are met and continuous improvement sought/achieved
Ensure all documentation is completed accurately

Strict adherence to health and safety standards when handling hot and heavy tools
Ensure your own health, safety & welfare and that of any other person who may be affected by your actions or omissions while at work
Report any unsafe situations to Supervisor/Manager.

Key Requirements:

Previous experience operating thermoforming machines
Detailed knowledge of machining processes
Knowledge of proper use of measurement equipment necessary to perform quality checks
Knowledge of machine safety procedures
Experience of reading product drawings and recording and analysing machine performance metrics
Practical, hands-on approach coupled with a high degree of accuracy and close attention to detail
Strong team player, self-motivated and possessing good concentration levels.

Job Details

  • Job Location: Al Mukalla, Yemen
  • Company Industry: Industrial; Manufacturing; Manufacturing and Production
  • Requirements : Employer (Private Sector)
  • Job Role: Other
  • Joining Date: 2014-07-01
  • Employment Status: Full time
  • Employment Type: Employee
  • Number of Vacancies: 1

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level: Mid Career
  • Years of Experience: Min: 3 Max: 10
  • Gender: Male