Automation/Instrumentation Engineer Career Jobs – Diageo

Job Title:         Automation/Instrumentation
Organization: Diageo (UBL)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Site Electrical/Automation Engineer
About US:
Diageo is the world’s leading premium drinks business with an
outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands across spirits, beer and
wine. These brands include Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, J&B, Windsor,
Buchanan’s and Bushmills whiskies, Smirnoff, Ciroc and Ketel One vodkas,
Baileys, Captain Morgan, Tanqueray and Guinness.
About UBL:
UBL operates in a market, which is dominated by a wide mix of product
brands. It is important that UBL maintains the lead in the Quality of its
products in order to remain competitive and to maintain the DIAGEO brands
reputation.  UBL has established Quality, Food safety, environmental and
Occupational health and Safety policies that ensure effective management of
Quality, Food safety, environment and Occupational health and Safety. These
policies have to be adhered to so as to ensure total control and Brand
Protection at all times.
Job Summary: The
Automation/Instrumentation Engineer will be responsible for automation and
controls systems design, specification, programming, simulation and testing,
and start-up assistance.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Ensure proper operation and use of
    automation hardware & software along with all other computerized plant
    control systems in packaging, Brewing, & Spirit.
  • Perform SWOT analysis and develop business
    recovery plans for the automation infrastructure to counteract possible
    disaster and test their applicability.
  • Manage software and hardware
    modifications/upgrades in order to enhance better plant performance and
  • Train and develop systems team to ensure
    the required competency for all sections while allowing possible cross
    functioning in case of different automation backbones.

Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s
    degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Certification in Siemens S7 programming 1
    and 2 is added advantage
  • At least two years’ experience in
    Automotive, FMCG company
  • Highly dedicated, dynamic and geared
    towards good results and continuous improvement.
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Analytical skills
  • Highly motivated individual, energetic and
  • Change oriented
  • Results oriented and good communication
  • Resourceful and be interpersonally
  • Awareness of business environment in
  • Project Management skills.
  • Contractor management skills
  • Safety management skills
  • Competent coach and facilitator of
    multi-disciplinary Continuous Improvement teams.
How to Apply:
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