Production Operator, Omani National

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Date: May 25, 2023

Location: Muscat, OM

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

To operate a limited range of machines for manufacturing and filling paint as per agreed operational methods and standards and in line with Company’s Health, Safety, and Environment Policy to ensure 100% compliance with IPSAL’s weekly production plan. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Pre-batch the raw materials as per the picking list
  • Transfer, check, and charge raw materials, control process materials, sampling, filling  maintain the process parameters such as temperature, machine speed)
  • Clean machines, related equipment, and work areas, using water, solvents and other cleaning aids
  • Drives forklift machines to stack and remove materials from the racks and transfer pans on the production floor. (Process & Raw material required but for packing not required)
  • Ensure that assigned machines and area are kept tidy and clean
  • Follow the ISO and HSE Procedures


  • Secondary school education or equivalent
  • A minimum of 2 to 3 years of experience in batch processing within a manufacturing environment
  • Basic command of spoken and written English and preferably Arabic
  • Basic knowledge of equipment and its operational settings e.g BEAD mills, high speed dispersion machines; filling machines
  • Basic knowledge of safety rules and measures in a production environment
  • Basic knowledge of raw materials, production processes and quality control
  • The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact position
  • Recording basic data on specific operational forms

At AkzoNobel we are highly committed to ensuring an inclusive and respectful workplace where all employees can be their best self. We strive to embrace diversity in a context of tolerance. Our talent acquisition process plays an integral part in this journey, as setting the foundations for a diverse environment. For this reason we train and educate on the implications of our Unconscious Bias in order for our TA and hiring managers to be mindful of them and take corrective actions when applicable. In our organization, all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

Requisition ID: 30549