Mold Technician

Contract, Full-Time
Kampala, Namanve, Uganda
Posted 4 weeks ago

The Natural Choice

MOLD TECHNICIAN (01  POSITION), PLASTICS  PLANT-NAMANVE  KAMPALA

REPORTING TO THE WORKSHOP MANAGER, THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL;

Key Result Areas: Operate, calibrate and maintain machinery, *Inspect finished products to ensure quality work, *Responsible for all aspects of the injection molding process including, troubleshooting, equipment maintenance, and workflow, *Work with production personnel to ensure molded components meet requirements as required, *Provide molded components in a timely manner in order to ensure production and schedules are met, *Manage raw molding materials in a way that ensures traceability and prevents contamination, *Generate documentation on molding runs that can be used to control traceability and ensure reproducibility, *Work with marketing, Quality Control, and Manufacturing departments during concept, prototyping, and release of new products, *Design and develop new molds, molding processes, techniques, process, *Eliminate production of defective parts and products, *Regulate molding temperature, volume, pressure, and time. *Any other duties assigned by the workshop manager. Job Ref. No. MIUL/MT*

WORK CONDITIONS

Plant visits and exposure to varying temperatures, noise, chemical fumes, and dust, *Works for longer hours when required.

PHYSICAL AND MENTAL EFFORT

A reasonable level of fitness,*Able to work well under pressure,*Reasonable level of fitness, *Normal color vision, *Confident, *Adaptable and tactful when dealing with different groups of people.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Diploma or Bachelor of Electrical, Mechanical Engineering, Machining technology or any other related discipline, *Minimum of 2 years significant working experience in molding environment in a large company.

SKILLS & PROFESSIONAL ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED

Strong general management and demonstrated leadership skills, *Must be good at application of creativity and innovative skills in managing projects, *should have good analyzing skills as well, *should be a problem-solver and be able to grasp the problem at hand and take quick steps to resolve it, *Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, *Good knowledge of press tool molds,  *Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Interested candidates should visit our website i.e www.mukwano.com, go to the career page and upload the Cover letter; CV, and Academic Credentials OR send their Cover letter, CV, and academic documents to recruitment@mukwano.com stating the Job Ref No. in the subject line.

The closing date for receiving applications is two weeks from the date of this advertisement i.e. from 07th June 2022 to 18th June 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the closing date. Any form of canvassing is prohibited.

All successful candidates will be offered competitive remuneration packages.

Disclaimer: Beware of fraudulent job offers. Mukwano Industries (U) Ltd does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process, and it does not request any banking information. Mukwano only advertises its employment opportunities on its Careers website and Vacancies Page. It also utilizes bona fide and established media, newspapers, as well as online professional platforms (e.g., LinkedIn) to disseminate its vacancies. All job offers are made by Mukwano human resources personnel following a competitive process.

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Job CategoryEng. Services, Mold Technician, Production

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