Forehearth and Lehrs Technician

Adecco
Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

Ref: KP164-77
Adecco

The Role


The Role


• Based on production weekly schedule, establish changeovers check list and prepare all necessary parts.
• Before and during changeover, perform all necessary tasks, in coordination with Hot End set-up man and job change team, and with respect to procedures and work instructions. Once this is done, assume teamwork and participate in all possible tasks to shorten change-over time and help colleagues.
• Is responsible for change of all refractory parts required, and gob shape-impacting settings. Is responsible to provide relevant and consistent gob shape to machine, in coordination with set-up man.
• Fill in forehearths and feeders set-up forms according to working instructions.
• Ensure set-up of hot treatment tunnels, and ensure quality validation by QC Lab.
• Perform forehearths, feeders, hot treatments and lehrs asset care tasks : shears preparation and mounting, sprays maintenance, feeder settings, burners maintenance (change/cleaning), air filters for combustion / cooling, shears spray cabin monitoring, hot end treatment cabin pipes, gas/air combustion ratio …
• Monitor forehearth temperature regulation and settings. Review production schedule, anticipate and validate potential pull variations impacts, and optimise operations and settings so to minimize deviations. Collaborate with furnace foremen.
• Is responsible for cleanliness of the whole forehearth and lehrs areas.

Requirements


Requirements


• Diploma in the field of Science (thermical, regulation, fluid dynamics…) OR Technical knowledge equivalent to a 2-years technical degree (in science of heat / regulation…) he obtained through specific training and work experience.
• At least 3years experience in a comparable position, in a quality minded glass manufacturing company operating state-of-the-art hot end asset. A working knowledge of IS machine settings and an experience in new plant ramp-up would be key advantage.
• Must master forehearth and annealing lehrs technology. A working knowledge about servo feeders would be key advantage.
• Work safe ability.
• Must have good communication skills, both verbal and written
• Able to work with minimum supervision.
• Be a team player, and take responsibility for own work environment.

About the Company


About the Company


The Adecco Group is the world's leading provider of HR solutions. With more than 33,000 FTE employees and a network of 5,600 branches, in over 60 countries and territories around the world, we offer a wide variety of services, connecting close to 750,000 associates with well over 100,000 clients every day.

The services we offer fall into the broad categories of temporary staffing, permanent placement, career transition, talent development and workforce management solutions, as well as outsourcing and consulting.

The Adecco Group is based in Zurich-Glattbrugg, Switzerland and we are a Fortune Global 500 company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange.
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