Sim Plastics Maintenance Technician (Mechanical) Jobs in Uganda

Sim Plastics Maintenance Technician (Mechanical) Jobs in Uganda


Job Details:

  • Sim Plastics (U) Ltd is a plastics manufacturing company dealing in the production of different shapes of plastic containers mainly supplied to our sister company Movit Products Ltd.

  • The company is seeking to recruit a highly competent, motivated and professional individual to fill the position of Maintenance Technician (Mechanical).

    Job Summary:

  • Install, maintain, improve and repair plant equipment, to set levels effectively in compliance with best practices ensuring production efficiency can be met within a safe well-presented facility.

  • Respond to technical issues affecting production and maintain mechanical equipment through Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM)

    Key Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Attend to breakdowns, identify faults and problem solve, with minimal downtime to production.

    • Carry out diagnosis of faults, maintain and repair all types of plant equipment in a safe, timely and professional manner and return equipment to operational service.

    • Estimate length of time required to complete a job and likely consequences of failure to complete work within required timescales.

    • Identify and escalate any activity that has the potential to cause harm or damage

    • Ensure all work is undertaken to a high quality standard and adheres to all quality standard regulations.

    • Ensure company targets are met in respect of quality of parts produced

    • Identify spares requirements and log usage

    • Carry out PPM schedules as necessary and planned work orders as required and provide feedback.

    • Assist with the moving, installation, repositioning of machines and equipment

    • Make full use of the computerized maintenance management system.

    • Fill in job tickets/log completion of work for technical completion in the
    computerized maintenance management system (CMMS)

    • Work within 5S (Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, Sustain) methodology to maintain workplace to a high standard.

    • Promote environmental issues and comply to all company procedures relating to safety and environment

    • participate in mold change and ensure it is completed in the shortest time

    Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

    • Ordinary Diploma/Higher Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a reputable institution of higher learning with at least 4 years of working experience in maintenance of mechanical equipment preferably in a manufacturing set-up.

    • Professional accreditation with an institution of professional engineers would be advantageous

    • Commercial understanding of the impact of failure/downtime on production and ultimately customer delivery

    • Ability to use basic problem solving tools (5why, Ishikawa) key performance indicators
    Achieve 100% compliance on all assigned tasks
    Reduce on reworks to zero by ensuring 80% accuray on assigned tasks.
    Improving the equipment mean time between failures and reduces the mean time to repair

    How to Apply

  • Interested candidates are invited to apply through our email

  • hr@simplastics.co.ug , copy

  • recruitment@rcsconsult.net . Indicate the Job Title in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Closing date: 18th March 2021


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