Maintenance Controller

Lusaka, Zambia, Full Time Salary:

Closing Date: 2021/02/03
Reference Number: CCB210129-16
Function: Manufacturing
Company: Coca-Cola Beverages Zambia
Job Type: Permanent
Location – Country: Zambia
Location – Province: Not Applicable
Location – Town / City: Lusaka
Job Description
Coca-Cola Beverages Zambia requires the services of a Maintenance Controller reporting into the Unit Production Manager. To ensure that the line is always available for production and then produces at the rated speed and perfect quality with minimal waste through optimum maintenance execution. The role will lead, coordinate, coach and manage the Machine Specialists ensuring the Maintenance Plans, as established by the Maintenance Planners, are implemented effectively and efficiently to ensure maximum equipment availability
Key Duties & Responsibilities
Partake in the development of the asset care plan for the packaging plant, contributing suggestions and providing expert advice.
Support the implementation of the asset care plan for the Packaging plant, ensuring the MAS’s, PA’s and operational teams have the required technical competencies to execute the plan
Ensure that asset care competencies are developed in the Packaging Engineering team. Where training needs have been identified, ensure these are addressed.
Responsible for the reliability and uptime of Packaging plant.
Ensure the execution of maintenance / extended maintenance work
Lead the Packaging Engineering team in the provision of asset care and engineering support to the shift based production teams.
Take part in maintenance problem solving, and ensure that the Packaging Engineering team is applying the correct problem solving techniques.
Ensure that Technical gaps are closed within budget
Develop and control maintenance cost plans and CAPEX
Ensure that the team members apply proper safety and housekeeping procedures, and adhere to all legal requirements when carrying out their tasks.
Ensure adherence to the appropriate CCBA and legislative policies (such as OSH act) on safety and housekeeping.
Skills, Experience & Education
Grade 12, O level with 5 credits or better.
Minimum: Degree in Engineering Qualification Mechanical/Electrical or equivalent from a reputable institution
Ideal: 5 years of experience in maintenance of packaging equipment in an FMCG
Broad based engineering and packaging knowledge as applicable in CCBA
Member of the Engineering Institute of Zambia
Supervisory experience is an added advantage.

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