Tool Room Charge Hand – Durban (EE Pref)

  • Permanent
  • Ref #395512RB
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Durban, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa, Africa
  • Engineering - Factory, Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client is a reputable FMCG manufacturer.

Job Description

Reporting to the Technical Manager, You will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring that efficient and effective maintenance and repairs of moulds are carried out for planned and
    unplanned work, within the recommended timelines
  • Review and enforce correct procedures for mould services and strive for world class standards
  • Manage Mean Time To Repair (MTTR), while ensuring quality work is executed in a safe manner
  • Testing moulds on completion of every repair and ensuring job cards are closed correctly
  • Manage stock and compile variance report, investigate where there are irregularities
  • Budget set-up and management thereof
  • Build and maintain working relations with engineering, quality and operations department
  • Manage external contractors and conduct regular progress meetings
  • People management and compliance to all policies and procedures
  • Project planning and execution


  • Toolmaker Trade Certificate


  • Minimum 3 years' in a supervisory role in a toolroom environment within manufacturing industry
  • At least 5 years’ experience in Blow and Injection Moulding process
  • Experience CNC programming
  • CMMS, i.e. JDE, SAP, etc. for managing moulds and toolroom machines services
  • Strong technical problem solving skills including tools, machine services and repairs
  • Analytical and has good attention to detail
  • Basic hydraulics
  • Sound understanding of the OHSACT

Salary / Package

R450K - R500K CTC per annum


  • Medical Aid
  • Pension Fund
  • Performance Bonus