Machine Minder

Machine Minder Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Machine Minder to join our team.


  • Understanding and working knowledge of HDPE/PET;
  • Troubleshooting Skills related to mechanical, pneumatic, electrical or hydraulic issues (if applicable);
  • Follow established quality procedures;
  • Weekend work may be required to assist with machinery servicing;
  • Perform other related duties as assigned;
  • Perform and assist with mould and neck finish changes as required;
  • Knowledge of hand tools;
  • Comply with all company safety policies and procedures as well as maintain good housekeeping, GMP Practices and Global Food Safety Practices;
  • Manage machine efficiency and ensure all equipment is operational;
  • Assist Maintenance Engineers with breakdowns and tool changes;
  • Assist in machine start-ups and shut-downs;
  • Take ownership of machinery and become the expert for your Production Area;
  • Set up, repair and troubleshoot equipment and processes;
  • Assist and perform adjustments to meet quality specifications and/or cycle efficiency;
  • Good troubleshooting skills.


  • Working knowledge of computer systems, including MS Office, Excel and SAP;
  • Warehouse knowledge/able to drive forklift;
  • Mechanically minded with a genuine interest in Engineering;
  • Qualified (or part qualified) within an Engineering discipline (advantageous but not essential);
  • Good Communication and Teambuilding skills;
  • Good level of written & spoken English but does not need to be your first language.