Product Supervisor, Plastics

Plastics Industry Supervisor

Plastics Factory Supervisor

Minimum Engineering/Diploma with a specialization in production

Preferably minimum experience of 1 year as a production supervisor

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

Evolving, adopting and supervising various processes for manufacture of plastics

Carrying out research in laboratories to determine chemical composition and physical qualities of various raw materials

Checking quality of substances such as coal, petroleum, wood and cotton

Testing finished products

Supervising and guiding production processes in factories

Knowledge of standard procedure and business processes

Skilled in research techniques

Knowledge of testing techniques

Working knowledge of production of plastics and plastic products

Not applicable

Attention to detail

Leadership skills

Analytical skills

Problem-solving skills

Team player

Decision-making ability

It is not a desk job

Need to handle a team of workers

Local travelling is not part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not 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 from company to company

Shift system maybe available in some companies

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needsNo

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

For freshers -INR20,000 toINR30,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Trends in the Capital Goods & Manufacturing Sector in India

The capital goods & manufacturing sector is on a rise in India recently. More labour force, growing skilled labour and other factors are contributing to its success. As far as the plastics industry is concerned; high demand for plastic all around the globe makes it such a viable industry to start a career in. This sector is vital for Indias economy as:

The planning commission has targeted a growth of 5% for this sector

Provides large Indian demand in the capital goods sector providing an able platform to scale up

Turnover of Indias plastic processing industry is expected to touch USD 27 Billion by the end of 2015

In addition to this, plasticulture (i.e. trend of using plastic) has made this career a win-win option. There has been a marked improvement in the market sentiment and GDP growth expectations. Higher investments are being made in bothpublic and private sector. Government is establishing regulations and taking initiatives to promote this industry. Most importantly, supervising jobs are increasing each year because companies are becoming more and more concerned about their quality of work. The job role of a Technologist, Plastics has great future potential in India due to global appreciation of Indias quality of work.

Plastics production companies in India

Cities and towns across India

Will be updated

Government colleges and institutes across India

Private colleges and institutes across India

Will be updated