Location: Premier Swazi – Bakery Reporting to: Plant Maintenance Foreman
Purpose of the job:
To carry out responsibilities of Plant functions and Engineering functions of the site maintenance teams, whereby carrying out repairs and maintenance to the electrical and mechanical assets as well as plant settings and synchronization at the Bakery.
• Monitor and adjust when necessary plant set points to ensure effective and efficient running of plants • Inspection of all electrical and mechanical equipment on Bakery site • Monitor and inspect plant for potential and existing defects • Carrying out of scheduled preventative maintenance on electrical and mechanical equipment • Fault finding and repairs on electrical and mechanical equipment • Installation and project work as required • Perform standby on a rotational basis • Work overtime as a result of breakdowns and planned maintenance when required • Check report books daily and liaise with Maintenance Foreman on action to be taken on reported defects. • Report any defects noticed while performing normal functions • Perform breakdown functions on electrical and mechanical equipment at the Bakery.
Qualifications & Experience:
Appropriate engineering qualifications (trade test + N3 and N6) or equivalent Minimum 3 – 5 years’ experience in FMCG industry; experience in baking environment and knowledge of PLC’s an added advantage.
Competencies (Knowledge, skills and attributes): • Core business processes and capabilities • Organizing / Planning • Accuracy & attention to detail • Analytical • Ability to function in a team • Ability to work under pressure • Ability to read drawings • Ability to work outside electrical/mechanical boundary • Knowledge of safety checks on electrical/-mechanical equipment in accordance with OHSA • Good communication skills • Innovation / Continuous Improvement • Accountability • Sense of urgency/ results orientation • Respect
• Ability to work outside normal working hours (shift work on a rotational basis) • Work overtime as a result of breakdowns and planned maintenance when required
Our mission is to provide innovative, branded and private label solutions in partnership with our customers and consumers in the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) sector via defined routes to market. This will be achieved through organic and acquisitive opportunities in chosen geographies. Our success is measured by our profitability and also by our ability to reinvent ourselves through our innovative products and leading brands.