Job Vacancy – Gumboot Plant Operator

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March 28, 2018 | No Comments

Duma Works is recruiting a Gumboot Plant Operator for RHINO FOOTWEAR LIMITED . A leading footwear maker in Uganda

Job Title: Gum boot Plant Operator
Reports to: General Manager
Interfaces with: Production Manager
Department: Production

 Education and experience

  • Diploma in mechanical engineering and manufacturing
  • 2-3 years in running the plant

Duties and responsibilities

  • Sets up and operates injection-molding machines to cast products from thermoplastic materials: Installs dies on machine, according to work order specifications, using clamps, bolts, and hand tools.
  •  Sets machine controls, regulating molding temperature, volume of plastic, molding pressure and time, according to knowledge of plastics and molding procedures.
  • Shows initiative to follow company rules and policies, encourages teamwork, continuous improvement in job responsibility and involvement in work environment.
  • Dumps premixed plastic powders or pellets into hopper, and starts machine.
  • Pulls lever to close dies and inject plastic into dies to cast part.

Key Performance Indicators.

  • Attainment of 100% preventive operates injection-molding machines to cast products from thermoplastic materials.
  •  Realization of 100% regulate sets machine controls
  • Realization of 100% adherence to adjust temperature.
  • Attainment of 100% good and sound technical knowledge and precision.
  • Realization of 10% to full attendance this year.
  • Attainment of 100% adherence to good behavior conducts while on duty.

Overall Assessment (Actual vs. Target) will be as follows.

91 – 100% = Outstanding
81 – 90% = Excellent
70 – 80% = Very Good
60 – 69% = Good
50 – 59 = Average
0 – 39 = Unsatisfactory
70-100% = Working in direction with attainment/ achievement of the target.
60-69%   = Working below target.
0-50% unacceptable. Serious Act, re-plan, check and do to attain target.


To apply online click here or send your Cover Letter and detailed CV to [email protected] marking the subject as “3301”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 3301 Barack Obama, +2547xxxxxxxx. If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through.

Deadline for receiving applications: Sunday, 15th April 2018


* You will receive a confirmation email and an alert to take a basic screening test over SMS or online. The email with the test may not arrive immediately. Please be patient. The email/SMS test will typically be 5-8 questions to help us understand your background. Regular SMS rates apply to the test.

If you apply and don’t meet these minimum qualifications, we will not be able to move forward with you application.

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