Recycling Machine Operator

Contract, Full-Time
Kampala, Uganda
Posted 2 weeks ago

The Natural Choice


Reporting to Shift Supervisor/ Production Officer, The Successful Candidate Will;

Key Result Areas: *Operate and monitor recycling equipment such as washing lines, crushers, balers, and shredders to process materials. *Sort materials such as plastic, glass, and paper and ensure they are processed in the correct machinery. *Perform maintenance tasks such as cleaning and lubricating machinery, replacing worn parts, and repairing equipment as necessary. *Conduct regular safety checks to ensure that machinery is operating safely and in accordance with company policies and environmental regulations. *Troubleshoot and diagnose equipment problems and perform routine adjustments and repairs. *Monitor the quality of recycled materials and ensure they meet company standards and specifications. *Maintain production records and prepare reports on production output, equipment maintenance, and material quality. *Work collaboratively with other members of the recycling team, such as sorters and drivers, to ensure that production quotas are met. *Follow safety guidelines and maintain a clean and organized work environment. *Any other duties assigned by the Shift Supervisor or Production Officer.


Educational Qualifications and Experience *Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education with a bias in science subjects. *1-2 years of experience in machine operation, preferably in a recycling or manufacturing environment. *Familiarity with recycling equipment and machinery, including balers, crushers, and shredders.

Skills & Professional Attributes Required *Good communication skills including reading skills. *An aptitude for math. *Mechanical ability. *Physical strength and stamina. *Ability to work in high places. *Ability to get along well with co-workers. *Ability to keep up to date with changing technology. *Ability to do precision work

Application Process If finding & hiring great talent excites you, we would like to get into a conversation with you. Interested candidates should visit our website i.e, go to the career page and upload the Cover letter, CV and Academic Credentials OR send their Cover letter, CV and Academic documents to stating the Job Ref No. in the subject line. All attachments should be submitted as a single PDF document.

Closing date of receiving applications is two weeks from the date of this advertisement from 14th March to 28th March 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated with after the closing date. Any form of canvassing is strictly prohibited. All successful candidates will be offered a competitive remuneration package and benefits.

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 CategoryProduction, Recycling

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