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Blockmaker

  • Full Time
  • Midrand
  • Market Related USD / Year
  • Salary: Market Related

Job Description

A manufacturing company in the precast Concrete Industry is looking for experienced machine operators to become Blockmakers. The position requires an individual who is capable of effectively and efficiently combining raw materials into finished product, safely and according to standards. You only get one chance to do it right with wet concrete.

The candidate will be required to ensure that they understand the finished product and its manufacturing process at a conceptual level. Without a fundamental understanding of the finished product and the manner in which wet concrete behaves, the machine cannot be set to produce quality product efficiently.

Critical Success Factors:

  • continuously monitor the batching site for accuracy and performance.
  • monitor plant and equipment availability
  • understand the block making machine and its settings
  • understand which packing material is used for what
  • quality control and assurance
  • health and safety
  • record keeping

Candidate Requirements:

Skills

  • Technical or Trade Qualification

  • At least Grade 12 with Maths and Science

  • Microsoft Office Competent! (Word; Excel; PowerPoint)

 Past Experience

  • Worked with First world quality fully automated plants and equipment.

  • Solid record of being accurate, up to date, pleasant, applies thinking to tasks.

  • Have enough practical experience to know the difference between 0.1 and 0.01