Alan & Grant - Our work is focused on creating innovative HR and Organizational Development Solutions aimed at Performance Improvement & Business Growth. We currently serve clients across various sectors of the Economy from locations in Jos, Port Harcourt and Lagos.
We are recruiting to fill the position of:
Job Title: Head Technical
Location: Jos, Plateau
Employment Type: Full Time
The Technical Head is responsible for optimal installation, maintenance and utilisation of plants /machinery/equipment.
Also responsible for the identification and implementation of new technical designs in accordance with modern maintenance standards.
Duties & Responsibilities
Overall design and maintenance of technical installations, plants and machinery in accordance with global standards.
Departmental strategies for effective performance of plants/machinery in alignment with organizational goals and objectives.
Electrical designs/ modification of existing electrical/electronics control systems to meet current standards of electrical safety and controls & technical budgeting to drive future performance.
Oversee the management and operation of the Technical Department
Responsible for making key decisions on technical issues related to availability of utilities services (Water,Electricity, Ice Banks, Compressed air & Steam etc.)
Responsible for making key decisions on technical issues related to machinery performance efficiency.
Oversee Plant and equipment performance
Farm machinery maintenance (tractors, spray race plant, feed mill, raw water surface pumping machines, milking parlour machines, chilled water systems - ice bank & bulk milk tanks),cold storage facilities etc.
Support Strategic Business Units (SBUs) and liaise with vendors on service and maintenance of vehicles & trucks.
Develop and ensure compliance with planned maintenance schedules.
Develop and ensure compliance with SOPs & departmental operation process/Procedures.
Implement performance measurement systems to evaluate the effective and efficient utilization of plant and machinery
Adequate documentation and record maintenance on all plants/machinery.
Periodic reporting on asset acquisition, usage, maintenance or disposal
Implementation of approved company policies
Minimum B.SC in Electrical/Electronics or Mechanical Engineering
Minimum of 12 years cognate experience in the manufacturing sector. Masters in relevant engineering fields,
MBA, professional certification in electrical/electronics, HVAC, mechanical systems, mechatronics and instrumentation will be an added advantage
Ability to train, guide and mentor the technical team
Good knowledge of Vendor & Service provider availability
Vendors & Service provider relationship management with maintenance cost optimization
Excellent computer & Technical skills with relevant software and programming language, ERP application and instrumentation
Excellent management skills with the ability to troubleshoot & project management
Strong negotiation, reporting and leadership skill.
Excellent communication and relationship management skills