Senior / Operations Techncian

3+ months ago

Posted Date: Jan 20 2021

Our Jurong plant is currently looking for Operations Technician or Senior Operations Technician who will be primarily responsible for smooth, safe and efficient operations of assigned process stages.

He will ensure associated facilities are kept in good maintenance and assist production superintendent in giving work directions to technicians and deputies for the superintendent from time to time.

Other Key Responsibilities:

  • Performs batch / unit or ancillary operations safely and efficiently following standard operating procedures and as necessary, leads technicians in unit operations.
  • Performs materials handling and movement using hand-pallet trucks, forklift or other material handling equipment.
  • Ensures that batch and operating log sheets are correctly recorded and complied.
  • Do engineering-related work with technicians during process runs, plant configuration during the campaign change over or maintenance using hand-tools. E.g.: filters change, equipment replacement and other plant-care type engineering work.
  • Prepares plant and equipment for engineering maintenance.
    Inspects and maintains house-keeping of his assigned area for clean and safe working conditions as well as ensuring that personal protection equipment, safety and fire-fighting equipment are maintained ready for use.
  • Perform plant troubleshooting using appropriate problem solving tool to minimize plant stoppages and safety or quality incidents.
    Operates and monitors the plant process using DCS control systems.
  • Uses computer applications e.g.: M-ERP and other network operating systems for material movement and electronic documentation
  • Responds with his team in controlling hazardous and emergency situations in line with company and departmental procedures
    Carries out fire fighting / first-aid duties as assigned and trained.
    Communicates clearly with his superintendent and colleagues and at the end of his shift, hand-over to his senior operations technician highlighting production status and any items bearing on safety, quality and efficiency.
  • Raise improvement ideas and implement initiatives to support department objectives
  • Takes in process samples and carries out checks using analytical instruments.
  • Do routine mechanical and lubrication checks and where required, carries out early maintenance and repair using hand tools.
  • Diploma or higher Nitec from Polytechnic.
    Holder of ITC/NTC2 or NTC 3 with some years of relevant working experience for manufacturing, preferably in the chemical or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Familiar with Good Manufacturing Practices, safety procedures.
    Good troubleshooting skills.
  • Good knowledge in maintenance and operating principles of production and utility equipment.
  • Good communication and writing skills.
  • An excellent team player with attention to details
  • Candidate without any prior experience but with relevant education background in Chemical Engineering may also apply for entry level position.
  • Able to work on an 8 hours rotating shifts.
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Job ID: glaxo-277538-en-us