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  • Posted: Jun 3, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Olam International was established in 1989 with 1 product in 1 country, trading cashew from Nigeria into India. Today we are a leading agri-business operating from seed to shelf in 65 countries, supplying food and industrial raw materials to over 13,800 customers worldwide. Our team of 23,000 employees has built a leadership position in many businesses inclu...
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    Engineering Manager

    Location: Ilorin West, Kwara

    Job Brief

    • To organize and control all aspects of the maintenance function of process, utilities & plant infra to the required company standards.
    • The incumbent would be responsible for plant maintenance of Fish feed & Poultry feed mills belonging to Animal feed business in Ilorin.

    Key Deliverables

    • Set up & run Preventive Maintenance programme for both mills & ensure its effectiveness through adherence checks against schedule to maximize equipment availability
    • Ensure breakdowns are duly attended & RCA & CAPA is carried out to prevent re-occurence
    • Drive team capabilities to achieve the maintenance targets through structured problem solving, improvement interventions etc
    • Ensure team is trained & maintained on the EHS standards for all the jobs & processes
    • Ensure team follows correct codes of practice, both statutory and advisory
    • Ensure an effective Engineering spare management through Safety stock reviews & proactive ordering on time
    • Regular site inspection and maintaining a training calendar for the team to improve the overall technical capabilities
    • Cost-effectively manage external contractors - seek to challenge their costs and performance to ensure cost-effective yet quality service
    • Coordinate with direct reportees to maintain and administer all personnel records and systems relating to employees (excluding records of sickness, absenteeism and holidays etc)
    • Review maintenance performance through daily, weekly & monthly meetings with team members & relevant stake holders
    • Drive team engagement through team building practices, case studies & informal gatherings
    • Maintain a Statutory calendar covering all the Statutory inspections for the Plant covering Utilities & Infra
    • Review Repair & maintenance expenses & devise strategies to manage the actual costs against the allotted budget
    • Initiate ideation process within the team to generate value addition projects on reliability, process, efficiency & safety improvements & make plans for implementation
    • Execute minor & major Capex projects for the plant as per the agreed timelines & budget
    • Maintain good report & interpersonal connect with all peers & senior stake holders in the business for effective management of the department


    What we seek:

    • Bachelors’ degree in mechanical/electrical engineering, QEHS, HACCP related certification job-related courses and training preferred
    • 8-10 years of experience in handling plant maintenance, utilities and projects
    • Good in English communication
    • Good at MS Office (Word, Excel)
    • Work Experience: from 03 years in production supervision in Food Manufacturing industry
    • Knowledge in quality standards HACCP, ISO.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Olam Nigeria Limited on to apply
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