Operator : Field (Paper) [Sappi Ltd]

REF: STRM/STPP/GC/Operator : Field (Paper)/Stanger/220817

Recruiter: Sappi Ltd Updated on: 2017-09-01 00:00:00
Start Date: 2017-08-22 End Date: 2017-09-06
AA/EE: Applicable Contract Permanent
Location: Stanger Available: ASAP
Category: Production Offer: Market Related


Sappi – Stanger Mill is seeking a suitably qualified candidate to ensure that the production and quality system throughout the Paper/Tissue process is well maintained to conformed standard and in compliance with SHEQ by providing cover for the Paper/Tissue production teams so that optimum production rate is maintained on a continuous basis and downtime is minimized.

Minimum Requirements…

  • Matric + Full N1 Pulp and Paper and N2 Pulp and Paper (2 subjects) and/or NQF level 4 Qualification or relevant unit standards
  • 1 year relevant experience in a production environment with experience operating machinery and equipment.
  • Computer Literacy Advantageous

Job Specification…


  • Work within shift to ensure production and quality targets are met safely
  • Performs any reasonable request related to work area or job performance by the Superintendent.
  • Hands over shift to the oncoming shift by discussing all important quality matters related to process and product that should be maintained or monitored
  • Assists Paper/Tissue operators when and if necessary i.e. shuts, breakdowns and when optimizing process on a daily basis
  • Contributes good working relations within the team and with other teams
  • Act as shift cover in any of the following areas, Paper Machine, VRW, Finishing and Tissue Machine depending on competency in department.


  • Understand & comply with all SHEQ requirements of the job.
  • Carries out BBS Observations
  • Identify and take corrective action in terms of SHEQ conditions and hazards.
  • Maintains a high level of good housekeeping in the workplace at all times


  • Paper Machine Operations
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving



Updated: September 2, 2017 — 05:21