Machine Operator (Cellars) – Wadeville

Applications are invited for the above mentioned position to be based at Secondary Production in Wadeville This person will report to the Cellar Manager .


Key Performance Areas would include, but are not limited to:

  • Operates, attends, start and stop power driven machines peculiar to the industry
  • Scrutinizes or checks the work done by machine.
  • Makes running adjustments to the machine.
  • Ensure quality standards are adhered to (perform quality checks).
  • Ensure settings done according to SOP’s.
  • Minimize unplanned downtime on machines and equipment.
  • Optimize all machines and equipment OEE (Overall Equipment Efficiency).
  • Executing first line maintenance.
  • Actively participate in all MDWT activities.


The successful candidate must have the following experience/skills:

  • Grade 12 or equivalent qualification.
  • SKOP 1& 2
  • NQF Level 3 Packaging Diploma will be advantageous.
  • 1-2 years’ experience in manufacturing
  • 1-2 years’ experience in production environment
  • Physically healthy and strong
  • Knowledge of operating machines and apparatus
  • Knowledge of quality and Cellar administration systems
  • Candidates must be technically oriented
  • Candidate must display good communication skills
  • Candidate must have the ability to work under pressure.
  • Candidate must display sound knowledge of safe working procedures.


Application Process:


If interested and meet all requirements, please register and apply via the Distell career portal by logging onto


Reference Number: 16882 Closing Date : 25 August 2020