Adexen Recruitment Agency – Our client, an international company is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:
Job Title: General Manager, Instrumentation
Overall responsibility for the management and implementation of instrumentation engineering and maintenance policies, strategies, and programmes in accordance with company policies and procedures to ensure optimal plant availability for production.
Develop and oversee the implementation of an instrumentation strategy to accomplish the overall objectives of the organization.
Initiate, implement and manage the plant instrumentation maintenance programme based on best practices in the manufacturing industry, with an emphasis on planning/scheduling and preventive/predictive maintenance.
Oversee the preparation of division/department capital and operating budgets.
Ensure that instrumentation engineers and technicians are adequately trained, equipped, and motivated to ensure that the maintenance program can be accomplished in a safe, timely, and cost-effective manner.
Coordinate and direct the activities of the instrumentation staff to ensure that the reliability and availability of plant systems and equipment.
Oversee the maintenance of existing plant instrumentation facilities and equipment; replacement and adjustments to plant facilities where necessary.
Ensure cost effective systems of control over capital, operating expenditures and manpower and initiate and carry out projects that improve efficiency and/or reduce operating costs.
Track, analyse and improve key maintenance parameters such as asset utilisation, maintenance cost, schedule compliance, etc.
Direct, maintain and enforce the safety program for the maintenance department; review safety records to uphold standards of maximum safety for all maintenance engineers and technicians.
Coordinate activities and communicate with the operations department to coordinate maintenance and repair work in process areas.
Review plant instrumentation equipment maintenance projections and schedules.
Ensure that equipment preventive maintenance programmes are implemented as per agreed schedule.
Monitor the effectiveness of the programmes, maintenance reworks and makes recommendations.
Enforce standards and safe work procedures for the plant and ensure regulations relating to the instrumentation department are met at all times.
Provide training, development, and leadership to plant instrumentation personnel.
Desired Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s degree or it’s equivalent in Mechanical or Instrument / Electrical Engineering or related discipline.
Minimum of twenty-five (25) years demonstrated operating experience in maintenance practices.
In-depth knowledge of instrumentation operations and maintenance.
Commercial acumen and experience regarding how to maximise the financial returns of the project including the ability to manage contracts effectively and to compile and manage budgets and operating costs.
Strong leadership and people management skills.
Commitment to implemented safety and environment regulations
Good data gathering and analysis skills.
Baseline problem analysis and solving skills.
Creativity and an ability to think out of the box.
Job Title: General Manager, Electrical Maintenance
To provide critical direction to the sectional (operations) manager in ensuring that the production equipment is in perfect working condition and are available for use, at an optimal cost of reliability.
Coordinate and monitor the implementation of preventive and predictive maintenance in conjunction with relevant Section Heads.
Ensure electrical maintenance activities are performed in a safe, professional manner, in accordance with industry standards, environmental restrictions, original equipment manufacturers’ recommendations and DCP Standard Operating Procedures.
Oversee technical staffs in the performance of their duties and provide expertise as required.
Enforce accident prevention and occupational health work procedures and regulations.
Proffer solutions to solve electrical problems to ensure optimization of equipment reliability.
Ensure the safekeeping of materials, tools, and equipment.
Ensure compliance of all electrical equipment in accordance with DCP/local safety regulations.
Desired Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline.
Minimum of twenty-four (24) years of post-qualification experience; five (7) of which must have been spent doing related work
Good knowledge of cement products and cement manufacturing processes
Expert knowledge of maintenance management methods, of predictive inspection tools and of CMMS (Computer Maintenance Management System),
Extensive knowledge of electrical engineering and industrial automation,
Good knowledge of safety legislation and rules
Good knowledge of ISO 9000 standards and TPM
Good oral and written communication skills
Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills
Innovation & Creativity.
Note: We thank all applicants however only those selected will be contacted.