AFC - Danone Southern Africa (Pty),a subsidiary of Danone, is looking for South Africa (ZA) Boksburg Danone is a global food company holding top positions in healthy food through its four businesses : Fresh Dairy Products, Early Life Nutrition, Waters, and Medical Nutrition.
Its mission, bringing health through food to as many people as possible, embodies commitment to human progress and business success.
It gives meaning to the work of our 100,000 Danoners worldwide on an everyday basis. For passionate people looking for autonomy and exciting career opportunities, Danone truly has something special inside!
Closing date : 19 April 2018
Roles and Responsibilities :
Ensure adherence to quality standards, procedures, policies and practices
Fix all breakdowns and execute preventative maintenance and / or scheduled maintenance, always adhering to high standards of workmanship
Adhere to HACCP and CIP protocols
Comply with housekeeping standards : ensure that work area and machinery is kept clean at all times, clean work areas and machinery as required
Food Safety and Quality
Ensure adherence to Food Safety and Quality principles as included in the policies, procedures, product specifications and processes.
This also includes general Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and hygiene practices.
Identify and report any potential Food Safety & Quality and GMP deviations and hazards.
Ensure optimal functioning of the production line by executing preventative and reactive maintenance duties as per standard
Attend to breakdowns timeously, thereby reducing production downtime.
Minimize stoppages and increase plant availability by implementing plant maintenance strategies.
Execute maintenance tasks within budget (i.e., reduce spare parts consumption where possible and attempt to curtail costs associated with breakdowns)
Continuously identify cost effect ways of delivering world class service, identify cost saving initiatives and recommend improvements
Lead maintenance specific problem solving initiatives
Complete required maintenance documentation : use information to analyse machine performance (i.e., establish trends, etc.
Execute breakdown and scheduled maintenance within the agreed time frame
Monitor the production line / s to ensure smooth operation at all times
Assist in assembling, commissioning and decommissioning lines
Make use of problem solving techniques (root cause analysis) to establish the reason why breakdowns occur in order to eliminate such breakdowns into the future.
Uphold Good Manufacturing Practice principles.
Complete CUTE documentation and adhere to DAMAWY procedures and process
Complete all required documentation as required (maintenance, safety, quality, etc.)
Participate in 15 minute team talk and in proper shift handover
Encourage team members to strive for excellence in all they do
Be the custodian of the Company Values and CODE
Participate in monthly shift safety meetings
Monitor KPIs and participate actively in initiatives aimed at achieving targets set.
Actively engage with team members and management to ensure that shifts are properly attended in order to achieve production targets and reduce the pressure placed on other team members due to unplanned absences.
Provide coaching and support to other team members particularly as it related to maintenance activities
Take responsibility for your own learning and development (subject to budgetary constraints) and performance
Ensure adherence to the environment policies, procedures and standards
Adhere to safety regulations, procedures and policies
Identify and report safety hazards
Participate in safety incident / accident investigations as required
Participate in safety dialogues as per guidelines
Participate in safety audits and action plan implementation as and when required
Comply with LOTO procedures and perform work in a safe manner at all times
Minimum Requirements :
Must be a trade tested Artisan
2 / 3 years’ packaging experience within a FMCG environment
Excellent problem solving skills
Results driven, self-motivated, pro-active and inquisitive
For more information about Danone, its people and its business, please visit danone.com We have something special inside, do you?
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