Bottle Washer, Machine

The tasks a Bottle Washer, Machine is expected to perform include:

Operating the bottle washing machine for washing empty, used or dirty bottles

Arranging for the collection of empty or used bottles from the godown to the washing machine

Adding the prescribed quantity of chemicals to the water in the washing tanks

Changing the cleaning brushes, if required

Regulating the steam valve to heat up the tank water to the prescribed temperature

Ensuring the good condition of the brushes used, adequate pressure of the spray and proper scrubbing and cleaning of the bottles

Checking bottles at the delivery end of the machine and removing damaged, defective or unclean bottles

Pulling out the stuck bottles by lifting the stopper weights

In-depth knowledge of the chemicals to be used for cleaning and disinfecting bottles

Knowledge of the temperature parameters of washing machines

Skilled in examining damaged bottles by sight

Knowledge of the appropriate brushes to be used for cleaning bottles

Ability to maintain hygiene in and around the plant

Not applicable



Attention to detail

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 maybe available

Working hours
Companies usually work for 6/7 days a week and 9/10 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

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 Eyes Low Vision (BLV) and those who are Hearing Impaired (HH)

This job is not considered hazardous/dangerous according to The Factories Act, 1948

For freshers - INR 10,000 to INR 13,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

The Food Industry in India

According to IBEF, the Indian food industry is poised for huge growth, increasing its contribution to the world food trade every year. Accounting for about 32 per cent of the country?s total food market, the food processing industry is one of the largest industries in India and is ranked fifth in terms of production, consumption, export and expected growth. The Indian food and grocery market is the world?s sixth largest, with retail contributing 70 per cent of the sales. It is projected to grow at the rate of 104 per cent, touching US$ 482 billion by 2020. The Indian gourmet food market is currently valued at US$ 1.3 billion and is growing at a CAGR of 20 per cent. It is expected to cross US$ 2.8 billion by 2015.

The 50 billion rupee soft drink industry is now growing at 6% to 7% annually. The Indian soft drinks market continues to evolve and grow at a brisk pace. It is witnessing a lot of action with numerous global manufacturers already in the fray and more joining every year This shows that in the coming years a boom can be expected in the sector with immense demand for trained professionals. Also, this production of beverages induces the production of packaging and bottling as well. Therefore jobs for Bottle Washer, Machine are expected to rise in India in the future.

Bottle manufacturing companies

Packaged drinks companies

Recycling units

Packaging companies

Cities and towns across India