Plastics Engineer Job Vacancy in Kenya

Job Title: Engineer – Plastics

Qualifications: B.Sc. Eng. / B.E Eng. (Plastics / Polymer / Electrical / Mechanical) or B. Sc with Diploma of CIPET for Plastics Processing Technology with 8 yrs of experience in Plastics Industry/Beverage Industry.

Or 3yrs Diploma in Plastics / Mechanical / Electrical / Chemical with 10 yrs of exp in Plastics Industry / Beverage Industry.

Specific Experience:

Knowledge of

  • NETSTAL / KRAUSS MAFFEI / HUSKY / Arburg / Engel – Injection Molding
  • SIDEL / KRONES / SIPA / KOSME Rotary Pet Blow Molding Machines
  • MHT / HUSKY / Corvaglia / Otto Hofstetter Molds

Job Purpose: Manage the Plastics Closures / Perform shift operation to ensure optimum performance of equipments, material usage and continuously improve line efficiency, develop the team skills and create optimized environment of work in compliance with GMP.

Duty Area:

  • Plastics Closures manufacturing Lines with Utility.
  • PET Preform Lines with Utility.
  • PET Blow Moulding Lines with Utility.
  • Mould / Machine Maintenance.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for all the operations in the shift in closure / Preform / Blow molding manufacturing section.
  • Closures / Preform manufacturing Line startup and shut down by ensuring the required raw materials for whole shift as par the daily production plan.
  • Monitor the consumption of RM and PM as per the consumption by coordination with Stores.
  • Ensure Quality of Finished Goods as per Expected Quality Norms by coordination with Quality/Filling staffs.
  • Processing parameter setting and trouble setting in m/cs, and submit the production report/Material Yield
  • Report in daily basis.
  • To ensure that all the M/Cs, are running smoothly as per SOP, monitor the hourly log sheet maintaining by Operator.
  • Ensure that all section activities are going as per agreed system and good coordination with other departments.
  • Lead the Preventive maintenance/breakdown maintenance/Mold maintenance,
  • Mold change over as par the Production Plan.
  • Prepare the MER and send it to management on new material testing.
  • Pass ideas and suggestions to line manager and need Pro activeness in the cost saving Projects in the Plastic section.
  • Responsible for on job training to new operators/Technicians/Local Staffs.
  • Responsible for efficient usage of materials and controls on Recycle of Plastic Materials.
  • Responsible for section safety and hygiene.

If you meet the above qualifications send your CV stating your experience and qualifications to

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Engineering and Technical
Updated: February 24, 2017 — 10:40 pm