20, Jan 2019 -

Softwood Screening Attendant (17161)

Softwood Screening Attendant (17161)

Sappi Ngodwana Mill seek to place a suitably qualified Softwood Screening Attendant to assist the Softwood Operator to ensure the smooth running of the Chipper by addressing all non-conformances, breakdowns and problem solving from the drum feed conveyor to the softwood chip pile

REPORTING TO: Shift Superintendent


  • Assist with the start-up and shut down of the plant
  • Ensure the plant is running according to required rate and quality specifications
  • Monitor level of bark on Softwood Drum Bark Collects Conveyor #6 head chute and clean as required
  • Monitor Disk Scalper dump chute and clean as required
  • Take chip samples for testing as per BOP
  • Check auxiliary equipment once per shift
  • Assist the Operator with the changing of Knives as and when required
  • Perform routine inspections and clean and or report defects
  • Remove blockages / foreign materials on the Chipper and Conveyor Systems
  • Identify abnormal / emergency plant conditions and take corrective action according to standard (BOP)
  • Isolate plant as required (Authorized Operator)
  • Perform house keeping with the team


  • Planning and Organising
  • Attention to detail
  • Integrity
  • Communication
  • Computer literacy


  • Matric (Maths and Psychical Science) /N3 Pulp and Paper
  • 06 months - 3 Years' experience in a Production Environment

Closing date for applications:  21 May 2018

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HR Contact
Kgwerano Notoane
011 407 8111

Feel free to visit our website for further information www.sappi.com 

Sappi is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Should you not have been contacted within 14 days of the closing date of this advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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