[Vacancy]: Maintenance Manager Needed at Olam Agri

May 13, 2024

Job Description

Overview of Position

  • Organize and control all aspects of the maintenance function maintaining all processes and buildings to the required company standards.

Key Performance Matrices include

  • Optimize utilization of processing and quality resources in the country to derive maximum capacity utilization and efficiencies to eliminate controllable losses and minimize the impact of non-controllable losses
  • Manage external contractors in a cost-effective manner – seek to challenge their costs and performance to ensure cost-effective yet quality service.
  • Through managers, maintain and administer all personnel records and systems relating to employees (excluding records of sickness, absenteeism, and holidays, recorded in the General Office).
  • Maintain and monitor processes with respect to breakdown and performance. (Running hours; kW/t; capacity per hour against set targets. (KPI) React to variances.
  • Ensure hygiene standards in all areas are maintained to the highest standards at a minimum above those required by BRC.
  • Through respective managers, ensure the safekeeping of all company agreements, financial instruments, etc.
  • Ensure the Health and Safety of all subordinates within Company guidelines and current legislation.
  • Ensure all functional management is aware of the correct codes of practice, both statutory and advisory, that govern accepted standards of safe operation at all premises. Ensure the production plant causes a minimum of dust and noise both internally and externally.
  • By regular site inspection and training, ensure full employee awareness of safe working practices and their role in maintaining the required standards. (ongoing exercise)
  • Through managers identify personnel training needs. Actively promote training and personal development on site. (Costs to be controlled within agreed budgets).


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, QEHS, HACCP-related certification Job-related courses, and training
  • 8+ years’ experience in handling maintenance, utilities, and projects in several jobs as a Mechanical/Electrical engineer and project-related management.

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