Boksburg, South Africa





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Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. Wherever you join our crucial 47,000-strong Operations team, you’ll have the opportunity to make an impact. PMI’s shift from selling cigarettes to our new smoke-free products has changed the way we work. New products bring new challenges – in the way we source and buy raw materials, in the way we engineer and manufacture, and in our supply chain planning. Bring us your curiosity and a desire to challenge the everyday and we’ll give you lots of responsibility. You’ll help us improve, inject innovation and create new ways of working. You’ll be solving supply chain problems that span the whole world: a smoke-free world. Your ‘day to day’ Maintain and improve technical standard of production equipment in order to achieve production and quality requirements, by respecting the health, safety, quality and production standards. Contribute to build team capabilities and knowledge online process. Your responsibilities include: Preventive and Planned Maintenance • Perform mechanical maintenance (reactive, troubleshooting /preventive / planned / subassembly repairs) in compliance with relevant procedures, in order to ensure production equipment availability. • Support Production in executing brand and format changes • Check and maintain the calibration of equipment according to standard settings in order to ensure equipment availability for production. Installation and equipment modification • Participate to installation and production equipment modification with the respect of change management procedure in case of need, in order to assure equipment availability on time. Technical documentation • Maintain technical documentation updated in order to ensure the information accuracy; prepare and update, whenever is necessary, standards setting and troubleshooting list of machines/processes and inform all the people involved. Communication • Cooperate with team members, production and support departments. • Completes the necessary forms and introduces data in time, into the information systems to ensure product traceability and equipment intervention. Monitor shift results through the analysis of production and quality data Troubleshooting and Production Support • Anticipate problems that arise, during production process and take appropriate measures to ensure the continuity of the production process and improve the efficiency of equipment, in adherence with OPEN+ pillars & system • Contribute to multifunctional troubleshooting for critical process failure Spare parts • Ensure maintenance instruments/tools in good conditions and usage. Standardize and align machine settings with the kits and the spare parts defined in order to reduce their consumption • Using SAP Materials Management module to identify spare part availability in the store. Sustainability/Health, Safety & Environment • Promote and apply all rules concerning PMI Quality, environment, health and safety. Report all situations requiring actions in order to minimize or eliminate risks exposure to personnel, company assets and societal impacts and be in line with or ahead of any applicable Law requirements and Company standards. Performance Evaluation & Professional Development • Ensure integral conformity with relevant legislation, internal policies and procedures and achieve the objectives established during the annual performance evaluation process. Responsible for the completion of the established training plan Who we’re looking for • Qualified artisan with red seal ticket • Minimum technical qualification of N3 in Mechanical, N6 in Mechanical would be an added advantage • Diploma or Degree in Mechanical • 4 Years of mechanical experience within in a high-volume consumer goods manufacturing company • Computer literacy in SAP, MS Word & MS Excel is preferred • Ability to organize maintenance activities in line with maintenance schedule, considering material and manpower availability. • Working experience in integrating new technologies and control devices on the equipment What we offer Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to improve the lives of a billion smokers. To join our growing team… “PMI is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, religion or belief, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. PMI is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from South African citizens who are members of designated groups who may contribute to Employment Equity within the workplace and the further diversification of ideas. In this regard, the relevant laws and principles associated with Employment Equity will be considered when appointing potential candidates.”