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Job Title
Machine Setter
Employment Type
Full Time
3 to 5 years
Job Published
28 October 2021
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Job Description


  • Mould changes blowing equipment, ensure mould changes are complete in defined time frames
  • Bottle blowing start-up and processing in moulds that were used for established products to meet QA approval
  • Maintain good and continuous communication with Mould Change Over Manager, Maintenance and Shift Supervisor
  • Plan and carry out first and second line servicing on a scheduled basis on machines
  • Perform diagnosis and problem solving on machines
  • Provide support in colour changes as needed
  • Maintain good housekeeping within the department
  • Provide ongoing support to production activities
  • Responsible to report any risks identified for Quality and Food Safety Management where food contact product is produced in the plant
  • Ensure on-going awareness of Quality, Food Safety, Environmental and Health and Safety Management
  • Ensure housekeeping and general areas facilitates a tidy, neat environment



  • Technical qualification and good experience in plastic processing
  • Basic Toolmaking, Mechanical or Electric/Electronic knowledge
  • Ability to operate forklifts and crane
  • Ability and willingness to work a flexible schedule
  • Must be able to lift ±30 kg
  • Basic computer skills
  • High cleanliness standards for the machines and work area
  • It would be advantageous will be if he/she previously worked on Sidel, Sipa and ALS blow moulders


This is not an AA/EE appointment but preference will be given to South African Historically Disadvantaged Individuals (HDI) candidates.


If you have not received a response within 48 hours of submitting your resume, please consider your application as being unsuccessful.