AB InBev Africa

Key Roles And Responsibilities

  • Operating Equipment and Manage Associated Processes and Performance in Packaging
  • Ensure and maintain a safe and healthy work environment
  • Interpret and implement production plan for shift
  • Operate manual and automatic machines on line as per standards
  • Monitor production processes on shift and correct any negative trends
  • Ensure process quality and productivity
  • Perform Administration
  • Complete associated tracking and monitoring – Complete operator workstation administration and take action as required.
  • Complete Team room administration as required
  • Contribute to self development
  • Make use of relevant communication media (e.g. shift logbook) to stay informed and inform others of issues.
  • Problem Solving
  • Manage PIMS & POMS and take corrective action on negative trends
  • Use Quick Fix Routines (As per triggers)
  • Complete 5 WHYs (As per triggers) with relevant team members
  • Contribute towards AB reports as required.
  • Autonomous Operations
  • Operating and Process Control
  • Operating equipment in Packaging process areas according to VPO standards
  • Constantly reviewing process performance against target, and recording short stops and correcting any out of controls using the VPO tools
  • Recording waste and movement of product on the appropriate documentation or information systems. Review trends to identify & resolve problems
  • Carrying out autonomous operations as defined for the process areas.
  • Identify defective plant, and report these through to the Process Artisan or Team Leader to assist with resolution.
  • Assisting the Process Artisan/Machine specialist in executing running repairs on shift.
  • Actively participate in shift meetings, asking questions, understanding and contributing to suggestions of improving performance, making use of the action logs to record issues, problems and improvement opportunities.
  • Fully understand the team Dream and contribute in achieving it.
  • Complete required hand over to incoming shift team members, ensuring the issues relating to plant performance, quality and maintenance are communicated.
  • Where problems occur, use the VPO problem solving tools to resolve and record the issues
  • Carrying out the required quality checks and analyses and recording the results on the appropriate information system.
  • The list of quality checks to be executed is contained in the work instructions.
  • React to the results using the VPO tools supplied


  • Diploma/Advanced Certificate in Electrical Engineering or mechanical engineering/Technology or its equivalent”
  • Min – 2-3 months on the job training, Ideal 3-6 months on the job training”
  • Experience:
  • 0-2 years as operator in a similar industry”(FCMG)
  • Experience in packaging will be an added advantage

Additional Information:

Band: XI

ABInBev is an equal opportunity employer, and all appointments will be made in line with ABInBev employment equity plan and talent requirements.

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