Exceptional Recruitment: Printing Machine Setter


To ensure that the bottle printing machines are safely & accurately set up to consistently print bottles that conform to the required quality & productivity standards.

Duties & Responsibilities


Assist in preventative maintenance on printing machines & complete relevant documents.

Assist with breakdown maintenance on printing machines & complete relevant documents.

Inform Printing Manager of spares requirements for both planned & unplanned stops.

Maintain toolbox according to GMP standards.

Set-up printing machines for job changes.

Do size change-overs on the printing machines.

Escalate all issues affecting line productivity.

Coordinate 1st line maintenance of all machines on the production line.

Complete problem solving exercise when required.

Set machine to optimise and improve productivity & reduce waste.

Monitor & assist with continuous improvement programmes.

Inspect printing machines daily & report all deviations including ‘near misses.’

Follow defined Lock-Out procedures when required.

Complete all relevant documents relating to GMP & ISO 22716 standards.

Execute all GMP tasks for department & follow SID (Segregate, Identify & Demarcate) methodology.

Assist in completing non-conformance reports in order to identify root cause for deviations.

Follow line clearance procedure for all changeovers.

Desired Experience & Qualification

Technical qualification or Matric

Prior experience with printing machines required

Prior knowledge of ISO/GMP/HACCP requirements advantageous.