Packaging Operator at Nestle

Nestle is looking to hire a Packaging Operator for the East and Southern Africa region to join our team.

Position Summary
The Packaging Operator operates one or more Basic Packaging Machines to ensure the smooth running of the packing lines and good quality products are packed. This will include all the machines listed under functional skills.

Duties And Responsibilities
✓ Operating the Filling machine at optimum level during his/her shift assuring Product quality & compliance to safety & Environment policies.
✓ Operating the dry mix equipment at optimum level during his/her shift assuring Product quality & compliance to safety & Environment policies.
✓ Attending to the Clinching process at optimum level assuring product quality & compliance to safety & environmental policies
✓ Participate on TPM activities (i.e. AWG member).Update of all tasks as well as participation in Mission Directed Work Teams(MDWT)
✓ Responsible for the hygiene and housekeeping of the work area
✓ Operates lines and monitors/records operational parameters and initiates corrective action
✓ Perform in-line quality checks as defined by the NQS/QMS & initiates corrective action
✓ Report unsafe conditions and practices to the Team Leader
✓ Perform other duties assigned by the Team Leader
✓ Ensure all cleaning, lubrication, inspections and minor adjustments of all equipments under his/her responsibility
✓ Monitor condition of equipment and make necessary interventions to prevent failures in coordination with technical support team
✓ Observe equipment operation during normal operating cycle : Identify potential problems & communicate problems which cannot be remedied to appropriate production and maintenance personnel.

Job Requirements
✓ Grade 12
✓ 2 years experience in operating Filling and Packing Line.