Production Compounder

We are looking for a self-motivated person to join our manufacturing team as a Production Compounder, to ensure efficient, safe and accurate use of production machinery and equipment.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Weigh and measure raw materials in the proper amounts following the formula given.
  • Verify pre-weighted raw materials before use
  • Mix chemicals according to formula
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Set up machines at the beginning of shift to ensure proper working order
  • Perform testing procedures to ensure that machines work optimally during the production procedures
  • Maintain and clean machines before and after each shift
  • Undertake forklift truck duties as required, ensuring daily safety checks are conducted thoroughly and company guidelines observed
  • Ensure all stock is stored, handled and transported securely and in line with company procedures
  • Provide a professional, courteous and efficient service to all customers

For a full job description, list of responsibilities and ideal skill set, please email careers@forgeway.com.

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We’re proud to have attained accreditation for AS9100 Revision D quality management system for aviation, space and defence. This internationally recognised standard was established to satisfy the Department of Defense (DOD), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) critical quality requirements. Leading aerospace manufacturers and suppliers across the globe require compliance to this certification; and very few adhesive manufacturers hold this accreditation – but Forgeway is one of them.

Forgeway and the Aviation Industry

We’re proud to have attained accreditation for AS9100 Revision D quality management system for aviation, space and defence. This internationally recognised standard was established to satisfy the Department of Defense (DOD), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) critical quality requirements. Leading aerospace manufacturers and suppliers across the globe require compliance to this certification; and very few adhesive manufacturers hold this accreditation – but Forgeway is one of them.
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