Closing on: Mar 1, 2024
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Johannesburg

Purpose of the Role:
To provide technical forming process subject matter expertise to optimise the glass forming process, identify & facilitate the implementation of improvements, enhance quality, and contribute to the improvement of production efficiencies

Key Performance Areas:

  • Demonstrate commitment to Zero Harm
  • Demonstrate a commitment to excellence & living iSanti values
  • Contribute advanced forming technical expertise:
    • Contribute to the establishment of long term strategies for improving the forming process to enable the achievement of performance goals
    • Investigate causes of lower performing jobs & recommend improvements
    • Provide technical support in the use and setup of forming process control systems
    • Monitor mould equipment and abnormal wear relating to process and setup issues on IS machine mechanisms and the forehearth
    • Quality check and oversee job changes and provide advanced technical assistance in the job change start-up and stabilisation process to optimize job change performance
    • Analyse forming process data points continuously and recommend changes to improve process stability and efficiency
    • Coordinate and manage process changes through the Management of Change (MOC)
    • Analyse basic forming process data points, as necessary
    • Coordinate project/trial implementation for the plant and recommend improvements as necessary
    • Inspect tools from active production lines daily for issues with appearance and defects, assist with corrective action and report issues to appropriate stakeholders
    • Conduct daily checks against the standard checklist; reporting any variations and/or issues found 7 taking corrective action in line with company rules
  • Asset management
    • Establish resource needs within area of responsibility
    • Request required assets & resources to fulfil work duties
    • Use assets & resources optimally within area of responsibility
    • Comply with modification control procedures and management of change (MoC processes)
    • Monitor the use of assets and resources
  • Maintain healthy stakeholder relationships
    • Communicate with all relevant departments on issues of the area of speciality
    • Communicate with internal and/or external stakeholders as necessary to achieve work objectives and to maintain relationships

Qualifications & Experience:

  • National Diploma (mechanical/Industrial/chemical/electrical) or equivalent
  • At least 5 years relevant experience
  • Process engineering experience will be advantageous

Capabilities & Attributes:

  • Detail orientation
  • Organised self-starter
  • Analytical problem solver
  • Planning & prioritisation
  • Passion for excellence
  • Achievement orientation
  • Ability to work & collaborate with others
  • Willing to learn & transfer knowledge & skills
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to communicate (verbal and written)

Additional Information:

  • Consideration will be given to Isanti’s EE goals
  • Appointment is subject to medical fitness, and qualifications and integrity checks
  • If you don’t hear from us a month after the closing date, please assume your application was unsuccessful

To Apply: Please submit applications: https://isantiglass.com/careers/

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