Head of Engineering Employment Opportunity – JESA Farm Dairy Ltd


Job Title:    Head of Engineering

Organisation: JESA Farm Dairy Ltd

Duty Station:  Wakiso,


About US:

JESA Farm Dairy Ltd is a premier provider of value-added dairy products
in East Africa and beyond. JESA is located in Busunju Wakiso district. With its
wide range of fresh dairy products, JESA is leading in the industry and has
come to symbolise great taste, high quality, and innovation.


Job Summary:  The Head
of Engineering will actively contribute to the creation and implementation of
best practice in engineering planning, strategy, policies, processes and
procedures to aid and improve operational performance.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

and maintain plans and budget to ensure delivery on agreed cost targets and

monitor trends in plant and equipment performance and energy usage and advice
management as required

business improvement opportunities within the organization

and deploy the technical skill sets, resource levels and systems to deliver
projects, including the engagement of external resources as required

continuous improvement activities in quality cycle limes, process improvement,
Spare availability through lean techniques and value to enhance the capability
of existing processes and remove waste

that machines are maintained effectively to maximize the production demand of
high quality and safe product as per management set targets and objectives

installation and maintenance automated production systems

and organize the implementation of the daily, weekly and monthly activities
plans for the department

100% compliance of the standards maintenance procedures for equipment as per
the ISO 22000 Provide daily, weekly and monthly reports as may be required

the management of spare parts in collaboration with inventory to limit shortage
and usage control

and interfacing with other department Managers to ensure efficient management
and scheduling of engineering in response to production requirements.

People management

and lead the team, ensuring adequate staffing levels, development, appraisal,
performance documentation, attendance, and daily supervision to maximize

promote high standards through personal example, set department
objectives/KPIs, review and assess ongoing performance of direct reports

that the function operates in accordance with any health, safety and
environmental policies and procedures


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in, Electrical, Industrial Engineering

years of Practical experience preferably in the dairy environment with at least
3 years at managerial level

with the engineering professional Body is Added Advantage

of AHUs and HVACs

and creativity Results orientation

strategic planning skills and Business Acumen

Quick at
Adapting and Responding to Change

to work under high Pressure with Minimum Supervision

knowledge of the dairy industry is added advantage


How to Apply:

All candidates should send an updated CV and cover letter with 3 work
related referees to the e-mail below. Applications may not exceed 2MBs.


Email: application@ppg.co.ug


Deadline: Friday 18th
December 2020


NB: While we thank all applicants for their
interest, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Any form of
lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification.


For more of the
latest jobs, please visit https://www.theugandanjobline.com
or find us on our facebook page 



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *