*Set up machines (calibration, cleaning etc.) to start a production cycle
*Control and adjust machine settings (e.g. speed)
*Feed raw material or parts to semi-automated machines
*Inspect parts with precision and measuring tools
*Test operation of machines periodically
*Fix issues that might occur during the shift
*Check output to spot any machine-related mistakes or flaws
*Keep records of approved and defective units or final products
*Maintain activity logs
*Prepare and operate machines to perform tasks such as drilling, grinding, milling etc.
*Understand specifications of the task at hand and the desired result by reading blueprints, mechanical drawings etc.
*Translate instructions into computer commands so the machines can perform the correct function
*Prepare and load raw materials and parts onto the machines
*Prepare a test run to check if the machines produce outputs according to specifications
*Set machines to complete full cycles to fabricate large number of parts
*Supervise the machines while they execute the tasks and make any necessary adjustments to produce a better result
*Inspect and measure finished products and compare them with requirements to determine if the process has been completed properly
*Check and maintain machinery daily to ensure functionality
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*A collection of job descriptions , resume examples, employment , and career resources
*A machine operator is a person trained in maintaining, controlling, and operating machines and equipment that are used in the manufacturing of smaller production equipment and other utility products. entails operating high speed sophisticated machines by managing settings and conducting tests to ensure a successful operation in the production process.
*The operator’s duties also include selecting specific raw materials for production and ensuring a good combination of these materials so that they complement each other.
*As part of maintenance measures, they inspect equipment in use through troubleshooting, checking for any problems in them and fixing them immediately if any, in order to prevent breakdown in the course of work.
*Having acquired raw materials needed for production, the machine operator loads them into the machine accordingly, getting them ready for production.
*He/she also enters the job specification sizes and shapes of the products into the machine for optimal operation.
*He/she judiciously monitors all activities going on at the work site, records them for accuracy, clarification, and verification, and reports to the supervisor.
*Even while the machine is in operation, the operator monitors it closely to detect any signs of malfunctioning that may affect the quality of work and tackles it immediately to avoid it getting worse.
*As one responsible for production, *Operators of machines usually ensure that all production materials are never in shortage.
*They place order for more materials even while little is remaining.
*Other things they do include maintaining a cordial relationship with clients to make them feel good and comfortable about bringing more jobs to the organization and even recommending them to more clients.
*Machine operators also inspect all finished goods, checking for maintenance in production quality and standards.
*When it is noticed that some goods are not good enough, they are reproduced to meet the set standards.
*Sample Machine Operator Job Description
*Below is a job description sample showing a list of important tasks, duties, and responsibilities commonly performed by machine operators in the course of doing their job:
*Arrange machine at the beginning of work procedures to ensure that everything is in order.
*Test the machine before main work begins to be sure that it’s in good condition for production.
*Clean up machine parts after every work procedure.
*Set all machine operation information such as speed, size and shape into machine before it begins running.
*Insert all production materials in the various parts of the machine where they are supposed to be to enhance production output.
"Ensure that machines are calibrated and recalibrated before and after production procedures.
*Troubleshoot machine problems to determine actual faults.
*Strictly adhere to client job specification and ensure good quality work.
*Ensure timely preparation and availability of all production materials to avoid shortage during production.
*Report to supervisor(s) regularly, keeping them updated on production activities and progress.
*Study blueprint from work layout to ensure accuracy in production task.
*Operate printing machine.
*Run several presses with different size and color capacities.
*Prepare machines for printing.
*Install the printing plate with the images to be printed.
*Press operators prepare machines for printing.
*Ink the presses, load paper, and adjust the press to the paper size.
*Ensure that paper and ink meet specifications
"Adjust the flow of ink to the inking rollers accordingly.
*Guide paper through the press cylinders and adjust feed and tension controls.
*Monitor their operation and keep the paper feeders well stocked.
*Make adjustments to manage ink distribution, speed, and temperature in the drying chamber.
*Correct paper tears or jams.
*Search for and correct problems.
*Make quick corrections to avoid expensive losses of paper and ink.
*Pull sheets to check for printing imperfections.
*Set up, monitor, and adjust the printing process on a control panel or computer monitor.
*Oil and clean the presses and make minor repairs.
*Perform preventive maintenance.
*Perform digital, electrostatic, and ink-jet printing.
*Transfer files, blend colors, and proof images electronically using digital presses.
*Minimum of BSC in computer Engineering or any related field
*Sound technical skills and ability to fix problems with any type of machinery
*Knowledge of maintaining and upgrading different machines
*Ability to work with schematics and comprehend complex technical instructions and blueprints
*Professional interactive and customer service skills
*Physically fit and sound
*Ability to work for extended hours
*Solid base in mathematics
*Excellent analytical skills with the ability to pay profound attention to detail
*Good supervisory skills
MODE OF APPLICATION:
Interested applicants should forward their CVs to HR: mgt.goldlinksincorporated @gmail.com or forward their names, qualifications, post applying for and phone number to the message box or forward it to the number displayed on this advert. Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview