SAPPI: Process Relief Operator Newsprint ( Ngodwana Mill)

Career Opportunities: Process Relief Operator Newsprint (28201)

Req Id 28201 - Posted 02/03/2020 - Production - 2-5 years - South Africa - Ngodwana Mill - Paper Production - Ngodwana Mill


Sappi Southern Africa

Ngodwana Mill


PROCESS RELIEF OPERATOR NEWSPRINT (Scale F)


Sappi Ngodwana Mill requires a Process Relief Operator for Newsprint. The purpose of the Relief Operator programme is to assist production in reducing overtime by providing leave/training relief.


This role reports into the Shift Superintendent


The main responsibilities of this job are:

Takes and hands over shift.

Operate process/equipment according to best operating practices.

Complete section specific interventions/initiatives as planned and agreed for all the identified positions for the specific section.

Relieves operators and carries out all tasks prescribed for these positions.

Assists the foreman/operating staff at breakdowns and in the supervision of staff when necessary.

Ensure accurate reporting by recording all incidents in the shift log book.

Reports all breakdowns, faulty equipment to Foreman.

Attend progress meetings with the section training representative, line supervisor and/or mentor, coach and act on any remedial action and/or additional requirements.

Participates in shift activities (5 why problem-solving etc).

Understand the SHEQ requirements of the job.

Identify and take corrective action in terms of SHEQ conditions and hazards.

Comply with all relevant SHEQ requirements.

Maintains a high level of good housekeeping in the workplace at all times.

Conducts regular BBS Observations.



The ideal candidate should have:

National Diploma Pulp and Paper/National Diploma Chemical

2 years industry experience

Closing date for applications: 17 February 2020





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