Machine Operator

Department: Supply Chain
Location: United Arab Emirates (Dubai)
Status: Full time contract


To perform and carry out specific tasks assigned or processed and ensure to delivery of targets are met according to production requirements or work orders.


  • Operate/ Prepare and set up the machine according to the specifications of the product to be manufactured.
  • Install the Tool/ mould into the machine, ensuring proper alignment and configuration.
  • Adjust machine settings, and processing, to achieve the desired product quality.
  • Monitor and maintain an adequate supply of raw materials for continuous operation.
  • Handle and store materials properly to prevent contamination or defects.
  • Monitor the production process to ensure the products meet quality standards.
  • Perform visual inspections of products for defects or abnormalities.
  • Adjust machine settings as needed to correct defects and maintain product consistency.
  • Identify and troubleshoot issues that may arise during the process,
  • Collaborate with maintenance personnel to address and resolve technical problems promptly.
  • Maintain accurate records of production output, machine settings, and any adjustments made during the manufacturing process.
  • Document any issues, defects, or machine downtime for reporting and analysis.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and guidelines to ensure a safe working environment.
  • Use personal protective equipment (PPE) and follow proper safety procedures when operating machinery.
  • Perform regular cleaning and maintenance tasks on the machine and associated equipment.
  • Ensure that molds/tools are cleaned and maintained properly to prevent defects and extend their lifespan.
  • Communicate effectively with team members, supervisors, and quality control personnel.
  • Report any deviations from standard operating procedures or quality issues promptly.
  • Contact the technician or supervisor if parts do not meet the quality standard as defined.
  • Informs Supervisor of any malfunction in the machine; coordinates with Technicians to resolve the issue; keeps Supervisor informed of the progress.
  • Records scrap or non-conforming products on a control sheet and stores it appropriately for review.
  • Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of equipment, and work area and keeping it safe.
  • Observe and comply with standard operation procedures and HSE guidelines.


  • Minimum 2 years of relevant production operations and processes experience in plastic or pipe manufacturing environment. 
  • High school or equivalent
  • Knowledge and experience in extrusion and/or moulding process a plus
  • English writing skills
  • Good physical condition

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