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Section Manager – Technical at Brookside Africa Limited

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Job Description

Job Objective

  • Responsible for the day-to-day maintenance and repair activities. Undertake technical functions of the section as may be assigned to ensure optimal equipment and infrastructure availability to support manufacturing.

Key responsibilities

  • Oversee technical activities including predictive, preventive and corrective maintenance
  • Supervise utility operations to support production
  • Plan and coordinate staff resources to cover scheduled technical work
  • Provide technical support to cold chain storage
  • Provide technical support for all product handling equipment including forklifts, pallet trucks, VNAs and lifting trucks.
  •  Assist the Technical Manager in spare parts inventory management and ordering process  Manage contractors’/service providers working in the section
  •  Ensure all hygiene standards are maintained at all times within the section
  • Efficiently communicate section concerns with management for prompt action
  •  Conduct process inspections aimed at minimizing or eliminating machine down time
  •  Document all sectional technical records
  •  Prepare and present daily/weekly/monthly reports for management decision making

Minimum qualifications, experience, knowledge and skills

  •  Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related field
  •  At least 5 years’ experience in manufacturing or factory setting
  • Knowledge in dairy processing equipment maintenance
  • Decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Resource mobilization skills
  • Ability to assess risk and address health, safety and environmental threats
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
  • People management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
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