Career Opportunities: Dry End Operator: Tissue (28807)
Req Id 28807 - Posted 02/21/2020 - Production - 2-5 years - South Africa - Stanger Mill - Paper Production - Stanger Mill
Sappi Southern Africa
Dry End Operator: Tissue ( P13 )
Sappi Stanger Mill requires a Dry End Operator (Tissue) to run the dryer section according to best operating practices and ISO standards so that maximum production rate is maintained on a continuous basis whilst working safely to optimise quality which is in adherence to the environmental policies of the mill.
This role reports into the: Production Foreman
The main responsibilities of this job are:
Monitors the control equipment and performs walkabouts, to ensure that the process is running according to best operating practices and ISO 9001
Maintains a good standard of safety and housekeeping in the plant by ensuring that the health & safety policies & regulations are being followed.
Performs walkabout during every shift.
Reports any process condition & deviations from the standards
Initiates 5 why analysis when standards are not met
Carries out dryer section start-ups, shut downs, grade changes and tail threading
Functions as a team leader of the dry end crew
Coaches the other team members
Communicates with the internal suppliers to ensure availability of materials and services i.e., ropes, doctor blades
Communicates with the internal customers to ensure good quality of the product
Operates the crane and forklift when necessary
Participates in shut duties (clothing change, cleaning) as required by the Foreman
Carries out other duties requested by the Foreman
Acts as a Machine man when required
Participates in and/or leads small group activities
Responsible for all documentation; reports and logs for Dry End; quality; spool availability and logging of downtime on the OEE system
Prepares samples for lab on every jumbo with the assistance of the Dry End Assistant
Checks for physical defects on paper
Loads and unloads dry end and winder with jumbos and spools by using the dry end crane, as and when required
Assists with broke removal from spools, webs and general machine broke to pulper.
Adhere to environmental policy and procedures including
Meets environmental targets that apply to his sphere of influence
Complies with hazardous chemical handling procedure
Complies with environmental legal requirements
Safety, Health, Environment & Quality (SHEQ)
Understand & comply with all SHEQ requirements of the job.
Carries out BBS Observations
Identify and take corrective action in terms of SHEQ conditions and hazards.
Maintains a high level of good housekeeping in the workplace at all times
The ideal candidate should have:
Matric, N2 Pulp and Paper or equivalent
Working towards a N3 in Pulp and Paper would be preferred
Min 4 years working experience in a paper and pulp manufacturing industry
3 months position specific experience preferred
Closing Date: 6th March 2020