Machine Specialist at Coca-Cola Beverages Africa

Ndola, Full Time

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa
Location: Zambia
State: Ndola
Job type: Full-Time
Job category: Coca-Cola Beverages Jobs in Zambia – Engineering Jobs in Zambia

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Job Title
Machine Specialist

Job Category

Coca-Cola Beverages Zambia

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Job Description
Company OverviewCoca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) is the eighth largest Coca-Cola bottling partner worldwide and the biggest on the African continent, serving 13 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. We boast a diverse pan-African footprint with more than 36 bottling plants serving over 600,000 outlets across the continent. CCBA employs more than 16,000 people and enjoys the number one market position in all our 13 territories.
We aim to be the leading Coca-Cola bottler in Africa, delivering profitable and sustained growth through increased availability and access to Coca-Cola beverages across Southern and East Africa. Coca-Cola Beverages Zambia (CCBZ) is a subsidiary of Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA). It has a license to produce, distribute and market all coke brands in Zambia. CCBZ has three operating sites namely Lusaka West, Maheu and Ndola.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

The Machine Specialist continuously evaluates the existing process control systems for reliability of control and effectiveness. In fulfilling these roles, the Machine Specialist works closely with team department members, maintenance, and operations.
Provide day-to-day technical support on process control systems and process control related tasks. Support implementation of new projects by configuring control modules, batch programs, and HMI graphics.
Responsible for all computer integration of PLCs, HMIs, VFDs, and process controls.
Responsible for training of end users on the operations of newly installed or modified process or control systems.
Responsible for the standardization of control systems and control logic designs, documentation of operation procedures and as-built drawings and logic.
They will be the plant liaison for new system start up and commissioning by all outside controls contractors and system integrators to ensure proper transfer of documented PLC program changes and adequate training on the installation/changes that have been completed.
Take part in maintenance planning meeting, contributing suggestions, and clarifying work required
Carry out work during the planned maintenance window in accordance with the planned maintenance schedule issued by the Planner.
Complete any administration and SAP tasks in support of planned maintenance periods.
Optimization of maintenance schedules
Coach / train Operators on autonomous maintenance tasks
Perform routine and specialized duties in the repair and maintenance of instruments and controls involved in bringing materials from a raw state to a state that is ready for our customers.

Skills, Experience & Education

Minimum Diploma in Electrical/Electronic/Mechanical Engineering
Grade 12 with 6 credits or better
Minimum of 5 Years relevant experience inmaintenance experience in industrial control system development and troubleshooting.
Minimum 3 years experience or equivalent FMCG experience

Paid up member of the Engineering Institute of Zambia (EIZ) Computer literate

Method of Application
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Closing Date : 16th September , 2022.