Bottle Blowing Machine Installer
Plastic Bottle Machine Operator
Minimum 8th pass
Will be updated
The tasks a Bottle Blowing Machine Operator (Plastics) is expected to perform include:
Feeding thermoplastic materials into hopper and operating buttons and levers of bottle blowing machine to extrude tube like material and pumps air to shape it into form of mould
Weighing and mixing pelletized, granular or powdered thermoplastic materials and colouring pigments in tumbling machine according to formula
Installing dies, machine screws, sizing rings, etc. using hand-tools
Coupling hose to die holder to circulate steam, water, air or oil to die
Filling machine hopper with mixed materials or stuffs rolls of plastic dough into machine cylinders
Knowledge of starting machine and setting controls to regulate vacuum, air pressure, sizing rings and temperature
Well-versed with depressing lever of machine and ensuring that parison tube reaches entire length of mould or die
Adept at cutting ends of tube with scissors near nozzle and blowing air into mould by operating pump
Knowledge of opening moulds and removing finished article
Will be updated
Eye for detail
Good observation skills
Good hand-eye co-ordination
Dexterity of hands
Good communication skills
It needs one to be on their toes
Need not handle a team
Local travelling is not a part of this job role
Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities
Work from home option is not available
Factories usually work for 6 days a week and 8/10 hours every day. This may vary from factory to factory
Shift system maybe available
Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs
This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL), Both Leg (BL) and those who have Hearing Impaired (HH)
The job is considered to be mildly hazardous or dangerous
Occupational hazard includes respiratory diseases, pulmonary fibrosis, weakness, fatigue, skin infections, dizziness, nausea, leukaemia, etc.
Health hazard includes exposure to formaldehyde gas and hydrochloric acid gas, hydrocarbon vapour, skin contact with chemicals, solvents, sensitizers, etc.
For freshers - INR 6,000 to INR 8,000 per month
For candidates with 2-4 years of experience or more - INR 10,000 to INR 15,000 per month
(These figures are indicative and subject to change)
Overview of the Chemical & Petrochemical Sector in India
Global chemical market size was estimated at USD 3.9 trillion in 2013 and is expected to grow at 3-4% per annum over the next 5 years to reach USD 4.7 trillion by 2018. India currently accounts for approximately 3% of the world chemical market. The Indian chemical and petrochemical industry expanded in 2013 despite weakness in key export markets and subdued growth in the domestic market. The Indian chemical and petrochemical industry currently stands at USD 118 billion and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8% for the next five years.
Bulk chemicals form the largest sub-segment of Indian chemical industry with 40% market share whereas the specialty chemical with 19% market share is the fastest growing segment. Together, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh account for more than 50% of Gross Value Add (GVA) and Gross Output of the chemical and petrochemical industry in India.
The petrochemicals industry is a significant industry for the Indian economy. The growth of this industry is closely linked to economic growth of a country. Today, petrochemical products permeate the entire spectrum of daily use items and cover almost every sphere of life like clothing, housing, construction, furniture, automobiles, household items, agriculture, horticulture, irrigation, packaging, medical appliances, electronics and electrical etc. The Indian petrochemical market has grown at a CAGR of 11% from USD 19.3 billion in FY11 to USD 24 billion in FY13. The demand for basic petrochemicals and end products petrochemicals is expected to grow at a CAGR of 10% to reach 16 MMTPA and 19.5 million tonnes by FY18 respectively.
The current per capita consumption of products of chemical industry in India is about 1/10th of the world average. The low per capita consumption across industries and segments and strong growth outlook for the key end use are the key growth drivers for the chemical and petrochemical industry in India.
Chemical and petrochemical industry is a human resource intensive industry and hence employs a large number of people across the world. Currently the industry provide employment to about 1 million people in India. With the growing demand the manufacture and marketing of chemicals will continue to offer substantial employment opportunities both for skilled and unskilled persons. The industry also generates indirect employment for the chemicals, engineering, packaging and transport industry. With the additional emphasis on exports, there will be new opportunities in logistics and marketing as well. As the industry grows, so will the job opportunities for Bottle Blowing Machine Operator (Plastics).
Chemical & petrochemical factories across India
Towns and cities across India
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Central Institute Of Plastic Engineering And Technology, Mysore
Central Staff Training And Research Institute, Kolkata
Arulmigu Chandigeswarar Polytechnic College, Coimbatore
Maharashtra Institute Of Technology, Pune