Machine Operator, Lagos

  • Talente Recruitment Nigeria
  • Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
  • Aug 13, 2019
Temporary Manufacturing

Job Description

We are looking for skilled Machine Operator to set up, maintain and operate machinery on behalf of our clients with production facilities located in multiple industrial areas in Lagos. You will ensure the interminable and efficient running of production.

A great machine operator is reliable and able to work with attention to detail and safety standards. On-the-job training is a good way to discover how to do the job better, so you should have willingness to learn and improve. Being a team player is essential since all tasks will require close collaboration with co-workers.

The goal will be to ensure that production procedures will be carried on smoothly to maximise efficiency and profits.

Responsibilities:

  • Set up machines (calibration, cleaning etc.) to start a production cycle
  • Control and adjust machine settings (e.g. speed)
  • Feed raw material or parts to semi-automated machines
  • Inspect parts with precision and measuring tools
  • Test operation of machines periodically
  • Fix issues that might occur during the shift
  • Check output to spot any machine-related mistakes or flaws
  • Keep records of approved and defective units or final products
  • Maintain activity logs

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a machine operator
  • Working knowledge of diverse high-speed machinery and measurement tools (calliper, micrometer etc.)
  • Understanding of production procedures
  • Adherence to health and safety regulations (e.g. constant use of protective gear)
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics and manuals
  • Analytical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Teamwork and communication skills
  • Physical stamina and strength
  • Secondary School Leaving certificate or equivalent; technical degree is a plus

About Talente:

Talente Personnel Consultants Ltd is a specialist Recruitment Agency based in Nigeria. We are a source of high quality contract and permanent jobs across Nigeria. We help jobseekers achieve goals. If you are looking for your next position, apply with us today and a consultant will be in touch with you sooner.