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Opening time:
Mon-Sat: 08.00 -18.00



Main Purpose/Mission of the job:

Responsible for technical and administrative leadership and supervision intended to keep production machines running and keep facilities in the best possible conditions.

Key duties and responsibilities:

• Develop master equipment data of all equipment in the facility to keep track and maintain records of equipment.

• Develop maintenance manual to guide operations of the maintenance unit in line with set standards.

• Maximize production volumes of machines through reduction of breakdowns to so as to meet production targets.

• Improve equipment efficiency by setting up maintenance plans and schedules to ensure machines are in good working condition.

Key duties and responsibilities:

• Provide budget for the department to ensure allocation of adequate resources to support activities and processes.

• Carry out machine sourcing and design new machines for easier operations.

• Install new machines and set them up to ensure efficient use in production.

• Roll out preventive maintenance programs by carrying out periodical checks in all machines to ensure optimal working condition.

• Identifying and implementing cost reductions.

• Improve machines through redesigning to ensure high machine performance, providing reliable cost and budgetary control.

Required Qualifications, Experience and Skills;

• Master’s Degree in a relevant field membership to a relevant professional body

• Minimum of six (6) relevant work experience for direct entry; or three (3) years’ experience in the previous grade.

• Working knowledge of ERP Systems is an added advantage.

Required Qualifications, Experience and Skills;

• Ability to independently plan and execute complex tasks while addressing daily management details and remaining organized and focused.

• Ability to assess problems and develop solutions.

• Excellent interpersonal communication skills and excellent organization skills.

REPORTS TO: Production Manager

DUTY STATION: Kampala, Uganda.


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Reach out to us

Interested people should send their applications and detailed CVs addressed to The Head of Human Resources on the email address not later than 05:00 pm on Friday 31st August 2018.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within a week from the expiry of the job advert deadline.