Job title : Head of Extrusion – Recycling
Job Location : Lagos
Deadline : September 29, 2023
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- We are seeking an experienced Extrusion Head to lead and oversee their extrusion department in the plastic recycling company.
- The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in managing the extrusion process, ensuring the efficient production of high-quality recycled plastic materials.
- This position requires strong leadership skills, technical expertise in extrusion, and a commitment to safety, sustainability, and operational excellence.
- Oversee the entire plastic extrusion process, ensuring the efficient production of high-quality recycled plastic materials.
- Monitor and adjust extrusion parameters, including temperature, pressure, and speed, to meet product specifications and quality standards.
- Troubleshoot and address operational issues promptly to minimize production disruptions and downtime.
- Collaborate with engineers and technicians to optimize process efficiency, reduce waste, and enhance product consistency.
- Implement preventive maintenance schedules to ensure the continuous and reliable operation of extrusion machinery.
- Apply the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control) approach to identify opportunities for process improvement, waste reduction, and cost savings in extrusion operations.
- Utilize statistical process control (SPC) and other relevant Six Sigma tools to monitor and analyze data from extrusion processes, identifying areas for enhancement.
- Champion Lean Six Sigma projects aimed at eliminating defects, reducing variation, and enhancing productivity in extrusion.
- Provide training and guidance to extrusion staff on the effective use of Lean Six Sigma methodologies and tools, fostering a culture of continuous improvement.
- Lead, mentor, and manage a team of extrusion professionals, including operators, technicians, and engineers.
- Set clear performance expectations, provide coaching and mentorship, and conduct regular performance evaluations.
- M.Sc. in Polymer Engineering desired
- Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or a related field.
- 6+ years of experience in extrusion processes, particularly in plastic recycling.
- Proven leadership skills and experience managing a diverse extrusion team.
- In-depth knowledge of extrusion machinery and processes.
How to Apply for this Offer
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume and Cover Letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org using the job title as the subject of the mail.
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