Twinsaver: General Opportunities


Job Number: BEL0101

Packaging Machine Operator (Uno TMC)

Employment type: Full-time

Location: Bellville

Shift: Shift

Travel: no

Main Responsibilies

•Operate the relevant packaging/wrapping machine at the required/established speed
•Load code sticker, packaging and/or wrapping material at the required rate
•Relieve other packaging/wrapping machine operators during their absence
•Prepare and ensure that code stickers, packaging/wrapping materials are ready to be loaded
•Ensure that all raw materials required for packaging/wrapping are available and adequate
•Perform the relevant machine or product “change-over” within the required time
•Work closely with artisans during breakdowns and planned machine maintenance
•Ensure good and acceptable housekeeping in and around work area at all times
•Identify any machine problems and report them to the shift leader
•Perform operator schedule autonomous maintenance (including scrapping and lubrication)
•Perform any other reasonable asset maintenance related tasks
•Ensure good housekeeping in and around the machine at all times
•Perform machine pre start inspections and record the results in the inspection sheet
•Report any deviations found during pre-start inspection to the team leader immediately
•Report any unsafe condition and acts to the team leader/safety rep
•Perform quality checks by visual inspections and by doing the necessary measurements as prescribed by the product specification
• Work with team leaders in closing NCR’s and CAR’s
•Reject all non-conforming materials and product as per rejection procedure
•Return all unused material to the demarcated “Return Bay” at the end of the current run
•Perform duties in accordance to the ISO Quality Management System and any other company process requirements
•Ensure that code stickers, packaging/wrapping materials are used to the core
•Ensure good machine settings
•Ensure that weights of scraped products/material are recorded at the bailer machine before or at the end of the shift
•Report all material spillages and damages to the team leader
•Where possible, salvage any good quality product by reworking t through relevant packaging line
•Ensure that any rework done during the shift is recorded properly in the relevant log book



•Grade 12 and/ or N3 Technical qualification

•Operated similar machine for a period of not less than one year
•Computer literacy advantageous

•Reliable, with above average attendance record
•Interpersonal and communication skills
•Attention to detail

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