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Date posted
December 21, 2023
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Flexographic Printer Operator

The Flexographic printer Operator holds the position of Team Leader for their designated machine. The role involves ensuring efficient and consistent adherence to processes related to Quality, Raw Materials, Tools, and Production Targets. The goal is to meet customer requirements while maximizing output on the designated machine.

Key Responsibilities:

Press Operation:

  1. Set up and operate the machine by following the procedures as per SOP’s and job specifications.
  2. Use safety and health equipment.
  3. Check machine planning on ERP and ensure all tools are ready for daily production.
  4. Ensure production of boxes aligns with Technical Data Sheet (TDS) on ERP.



  1. Utilize downtime for team to clean machine area.
  2. Look for possible leaks or issues on the machine; report to Maintenance Team.
  3. Inform Maintenance Team of issues immediately; avoid quick fixes.
  4. Ensure weekly maintenance of the machine.
  5. Report issues on the maintenance application; in emergencies, report to Maintenance Team and Boxplant Supervisor.


Quality Control:

  1. Ensure quality at all times during production as per job specification and technical data sheet.
  2. Record all production details on Box plant quality report.


Safety and Compliance:

  1. Follow Health and Safety Management Systems.
  2. Abide by policies and procedures set by DAKRI CARTONS LTD QMS and lean management principles.
  3. Ensure the work area is maintained as per the company’s 5’s policy.
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • School Certificate (minimum)
  • Basic computer skills


Competencies (in order of importance):

  1. Computer literate
  2. Thorough knowledge of the machine
  3. Job organization – follow planning and target objectives
  4. Perform tests as required for the quality of products
Line of communication:

Production supervisor

Working conditions:
  • Normal working hours are from 07:00 to 17:00.
  • Required to work on Saturdays and overtime if and when needed.
  • You are on a probation period of 1 year after which you will be employed by the company should the company be satisfied with your performance.


This job description does not imply that these are the only duties to be performed.  This position implies that you will perform such other tasks as may be required for the effective operation of the Company upon request by your supervisor.

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