Kenafric Industries Print Operator Job in Kenya

               

Kenafric Industries Limited

Job Vacancy: Print Operator

Main Purpose of this Position: Achieve regional direct sales targets to deliver growth, profitability and cash flow objectives as per the business objectives.

Key Deliverables for this Position

  • Achieve high standard labelling to maximize sales.
  • Ensure quality printing to achieve competition in the market.
  • Achieve Customer Satisfaction

Key Responsibilities

  • Ability to Operate flexographic non-woven printing machine, run different size and color capacities.
  • Install the printing plate with the images to be printed, ensure that the ink meet the required specifications while adjusting the flow of ink to the inking rollers accordingly.
  • Guide non-woven through the press cylinders, adjust feed and tension control
  • Adjust manage ink distribution, speed, and temperature in the drying chamber.
  • Search root cause of not proper printing and take corrective action.
  • Increase efficiency of plant at low energy cost.
  • Make quick corrections to avoid expensive losses of non-woven and ink.
  • Set up, monitor, and adjust the printing process on a control panel.
  • Oil and clean the roller plate and make minor repairs.
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Operate flexographic non woven printing machine.
  • Run different size and color capacities.
  • Prepare machines for printing.
  • Install the printing plate with the images to be printed.
  • operators prepare machines for printing.
  • Ink the presses, load nonwoven, and adjust the roller according to non woven bag size .
  • Ensure that nonwoven and ink meet specifications
  • Adjust the flow of ink to the inking rollers accordingly.
  • Guide non woven through the press cylinders and adjust feed and tension control
  • Make adjustments to manage ink distribution, speed, and temperature in the drying chamber.
  • Search root cause of not proper printing and take corrective action .
  • Increase efficiency of plant at low energy cost .
  • Make quick corrections to avoid expensive losses of non woven and ink.
  • Set up, monitor, and adjust the printing process on a control panel .
  • Oil and clean the roller , plate and make minor repairs.
  • Perform preventive maintenance

Key Indicators

  • Minimize cost of energy while maximizing output / Achieve market sustainability

Direct Reports (Jobs reporting to this position)

  • Engineering Head

Financial Resources / Other Key Resources / Assets

  • Money
  • Finished Goods

Key Interfaces

Internal

  • Production
  • Supply Chain
  • Engineering

External

  • Distributors
  • Customers

Academic Qualifications

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent

Job / Functional Skills

  • Reporting Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Relationship Management Skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Decision Making Skills

General Skills

  • Teamwork
  • Communication Skills
  • Customer Service
  • Technical skills
  • Time Management

Behavior

  • Customer centric
  • Ownership
  • Continuous improvement
  • Leadership

Relevant Experience

  • Minimum of 4- 5years experience in printing on flexography machine and 2years experience in non-woven printing by flexography machine

How to Apply

All applications must go to recruit@kenafricind.com

Deadline for applications is 22nd November 2019



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Nairobi

Nairobi, Kenya
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Nairobi County

Kenya
Engineering and Technical
Updated: November 18, 2019 — 1:50 pm