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  • Posted: Aug 27, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Olam Ghana is one of the leading agri-commodity companies in the country. With the enviable distinction of being among the largest private Licensed Buying Companies (LBC) in Ghana's cocoa sector, they are also the country's leading cashew exporter and one of its largest importers of rice.

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    Assistant Maintenance Manager

    To organize and control all aspects of the maintenance function of process, machinery & plant infra to the required company standards. The incumbent would be responsible for plant maintenance of Flour mills belonging to Grains business in Ghana.

    Key Deliverables:

    •        Set up & run electrical / machinery Maintenance programme for 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-occurrence
    •        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 equipment & 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 electrical engineering, QEHS, HACCP related certification job-related courses and training preferred
    •        Mill maintenance is not a generic skill. It requires special knowledge and experience of fluting machines, plansifters, roller stands and carousals
    •        10+ years of experience in handling Plant/Mill maintenance, flour equipment, machinery and projects
    •        Good in English communication
    •        Good at MS Office (Word, Excel)

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Olam Ghana on to apply
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