HDPE Blow Operator

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Location: Lusaka, Zambia
  • Date Posted:
  • Listing Expired: Applications have closed


Company Summary:

Job Description:

Contract type: Fixed term (12 months renewable)
Location: Makeni South, Lusaka
HALA SHINE COSMETICS INDUSTRIES is a private owned company dealing in the manufacture and production of cosmetic products with its business being carried out on plot no;7283/M Makeni South, off loss angel’s road.
The company is inviting suitably qualified persons to be employed under the employment terms and conditions of the government of Zambia and fill the vacant posts that exist in the technical department listed herein under on a one-year fixed term contract, renewable based on performance.
Job Description
The HDPE Jet Moulding Machine Operator is responsible for operating and maintaining the high density polyethylene (HDPE) jet moulding machine. This machine is used to produce plastic products through the process of injection moulding. The operator ensures the efficient and safe operation of the machine, produces high-quality products, and performs routine maintenance tasks.
Roles and Responsibilities

Set up and prepare the HDPE jet moulding machine for operation.
Load the raw HDPE material into the machine hopper.
Adjust machine settings, such as temperature, pressure, and cycle time, based on product
Start the machine and monitor the production process to ensure proper functioning.
Troubleshoot and resolve any issues that arise during production.
Conduct regular quality checks to ensure the products meet required standards.
Remove finished products from the machine and inspect them for defects.
Make adjustments to the machine settings as needed to maintain product quality.
Maintain production records and log any issues or maintenance performed.

Maintenance and Cleaning:

Perform routine maintenance tasks on the machine, such as cleaning, lubricating, and replacing worn parts.
Troubleshoot and repair minor machine malfunctions.
Notify maintenance personnel or supervisors of any major machine issues.
Keep the work area clean and organized.

Safety and Compliance:

Follow all safety guidelines and procedures to ensure a safe working environment.
Use personal protective equipment (PPE) as required.
Adhere to company policies and procedures.
Report any safety incidents or near misses to the appropriate personnel.

Continuous Improvement:

Identify opportunities for process improvement and suggest solutions.
Participate in training programs to enhance skills and knowledge.
Stay updated with industry trends and advancements in HDPE jet moulding technology.


Grade twelve school certificate
Relevant certificate or diploma
Previous experience operating HDPE jet moulding machines is preferred.
Knowledge of injection moulding processes, machine operation, and troubleshooting.
Understanding of HDPE material properties and their impact on the moulding process.
Ability to read and interpret product specifications and technical drawings.
Strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills.
Attention to detail and ability to maintain quality standards.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Physical stamina and ability to lift heavy objects if required.

Interested persons who meet the above requirements should submit their application letter, Curriculum Vitae with three traceable referees, Copies of a National ID and Certificates by Friday 9th June 2023 to the following;
Plot no 7283/M New ring Road
P.O. Box 36789,
Email: [email protected]

Application email or URL: witsonwanki@gmail.com

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