Paper Technician

Paper and Pulp Scientist

Minimum Graduate degree or diploma preferably in Chemical Engineering

Minimum experience of up to 2 years in relevant field

The tasks a Technologist, Paper is expected to perform include:

Evolving and supervising chemical and technological processes for production of quality paper

Conducting research in laboratories for maximum utilisation of indigenous raw materials

Ensuring reduction of industrial wastage

Evolving new production techniques and improving old ones to enhance productivity

Undertaking steps to produce high quality paper at economical and competitive cost

Supervising installation, operation and maintenance of machinery

Proficient in co-ordinating trials of new products

Knowledge of how to combine raw materials, chemicals and additives for a particular product

Skilled in measuring the effect of liquid temperatures and pressures on the manufacturing process

Efficient in analysing and interpreting laboratory and trial production test results

Proficient in monitoring quality control to make sure products meet customer requirements

Knowledge of industry safety standards

Advanced Apprenticeship in Combined Manufacturing

Excellent communication skills

Leadership qualities

Physically fit

Positive outlook

Hard working and persistent

Team player

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary fromcompany to company

Shift system is available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needsNo

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

Occupational hazards include physical and mental strain, joint pains, etc., if not taken care of

For candidates with experience -15, 000 to20,000 per month
(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Trends and Scope of Capital Goods Manufacturing and Related Industry in India

According to a report by CII from CSO and Economic Research Foundation, New Delhi, The Indian capital goods sector is characterised by a large width of products. The range of machinery produced in India includes heavy electrical machinery, textile machinery, machine tools, earthmoving and construction equipment including mining equipment, road construction equipment, material handling equipment, oil & gas equipment, sugar machinery, food processing and packaging machinery, railway equipment, metallurgical equipment, cement machinery, rubber machinery, process plants & equipment, paper & pulp machinery, printing machinery, dairy machinery, industrial refrigeration, industrial furnaces etc.

The Indian Paper Industry accounts for about 2.6% of the world's production of paper. The estimated turnover of the industry is INR 50,000 crore approximately and its contribution to the exchequer is around INR 4500 crore. The industry provides employment to more than 0.5 million people directly and 1.5 million people indirectly.Employment opportunities for Technologist, Paper and related workers are growing and have a considerable potential in the future.

Paper mills

Paper and pulp manufacturers

Cities and towns across India